It’s a thrilling battle of competence in Jacksonville, where the Jaguars are looking for their first win of the post Jack Del Rio era. Right now, they lead the disappointing Tampa Bay Buccaneers by a score of 21-14. Two of Jacksonville’s touchdowns have come from fumble recoveries.
Tight end Colin Cloherty recovered a fumble on a Tampa Bay return that he turnaround for an 8-yard touchdown. The Jaguars struck again later in the second quarter when defensive tackle Nate Collins recovered a Josh Freeman fumble in the end zone.
Check out the video of Collins’ fumble return right here.
Linebacker Daryl Smith forced Freeman’s fumble. The Bucs quarterback is struggling after his team took a 14-0 lead. Following Collins’ touchdown, Freeman was picked off by Tampa Bay on the next drive.
Jacksonville used three second quarter touchdowns, the two turnovers and a Maurice Jones-Drew rushing touchdown, to erase Tampa’s lead and go up by seven of their own.