The Houston Texans defense could not keep Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew off the board today. Jones-Drew scored one of two Jacksonville touchdowns in their 14-24 loss to the Texans. Jones-Drew rushed for 63 yards on 18 carries. He caught one pass for 11 yards.
Jones-Drew had 677 rushing yards and 74 receiving yards on the season with 2 touchdowns on the ground and zero in the air. Jones-Drew was averaging 97 yards rushing and 11 yards receiving per game. Jones-Drew rushing yards was up nearly 2 yards per game from last season.
Jones-Drew was ranked as the 9th ranked running back according to Yahoo! heading into his match up with the Houston Texans.