World News – US – Ryan Fitzpatrick sets new NFL record as Dolphins beat Jaguars on TNF

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The Jacksonville Jaguars must have had enough of the sight of Ryan Fitzpatrick, after the veteran quarterback rewrites NFL history as he led the Miami Dolphins to a 31st win -13 in Jacksonville Thursday Night Football

According to data from Elias Sports Bureau, the victory means Fitzpatrick recorded at least one victory over the Jaguars playing for six different teams, the first NFL player to do so in at least seven decades

The 37-year-old has now beaten Jacksonville as a member of the Cincinnati Bengals, Buffalo Bills, Tennessee Titans, Houston Texans, New York Jets and Dolphins in his career Overall, Fitzpatrick is 6-2 against the Jaguars

After being selected by the St Louis Rams in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft, Fitzpatrick had to wait time before his first taste of success against the Jaguars, which came three years later when he led the Bengals to a 21-19 win Four years later, in his final season at Buffalo, he helped the Bills to a 34-18 victory over Jacksonville, repeating the feat 12 months later in a Titans uniform as Tennessee beat their AFC South rivals 20-16

In the following season, Fitzpatrick helped the Texans to a 27-13 victory over Jacksonville and a year later orchestrated the Jets’ 28-23 victory over the Jaguars

To put it in perspective, of the eight franchises Fitzpatrick played for, the Rams and Tampa Bay Buccaneers are the only two he didn’t defeat the Jaguars with – he was the backup quarterback. when the Rams defeated the Jaguars in 2005 and the Bucs did not play Jacksonville during his two-season stint at Tampa Bay

The former Harvard alum could be a thorn in the Jaguars’ side for a while after making it clear he has no plans to retire yet

« Especially when you get it right, drive the ball on the pitch, score touchdowns I feel like the luckiest guy in the world playing soccer with my friends sometimes »

Thursday night, Fitzpatrick finished 18 of 20 for 160 passing yards and two touchdowns for a 133 3 passers, to which he added 38 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown

Fitzpatrick punched Preston Williams for a three-yard touchdown halfway through the first quarter to open the scoring, before Jordan Howard added a rushed touchdown later in the period as Miami took a 14-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back In the second quarter, Fitzpatrick restored the Dolphins’ 14-point margin by finishing an 11-play, 75-yard practice with a 15-yard touchdown pass to Mike Gesicki.

It was the first time since 2011 that Miami had scored in their first three records, while Fitzpatrick made his first 12 assists – a career-high The win over the Jaguars was also the Dolphins’ first double-digit victory in 39 attempts, the longest such streak in the league

Miami improved to 1-2 with the victory at Jacksonville after back-to-back losses to AFC rivals East New England Patriots and Buffalo Bills in the first two weeks of the season, while the Jaguars fell at 1-2 and have now lost two in a row

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World news – United States – Ryan Fitzpatrick sets new NFL record as Dolphins beat the Jaguars on TNF


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