Jacksonville Jaguars vs New England Patriots Live Stream,Tom Brady and the New England Patriots play host to Blake Bortles and the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday in the AFC Championship game 2018.The winner moves on to the Super Bowl; the loser starts the offseason wondering what might have been.
Date : Sunday, January 21, 2017
Start Time: 3:05pm ET
Neither the New England Patriots nor the Jacksonville Jaguars should expect to light up the scoreboard in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game.
Both teams advanced past the divisional round by piling on the points. While the Patriots pummeled the Tennessee Titans’ helpless secondary, the Jaguars surprisingly won a 45-42 thriller over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Despite those divisional-round results, Jacksonville’s suffocating defense should avoid another meltdown. New England, conversely, should adjust the aerial approach from its most recent outing to a run-orientated attack regardless of quarterback Tom Brady’s availability.
Fantasy fiends have limited choices in a two-game slate, so let’s highlight a player from each position who should deliver an acceptable return on investment.
If given the choice between Brady and Blake Bortles, even Jason Mendoza would have to pick the Patriots superstar. Yet playoff fantasy contests without a previously conducted draft run on a salary-cap format.
Brady will cost more than Bortles. While he’s usually a far safer option who will likely outscore his opponent, the latter will offer more bang for a buyer’s buck.
That’s assuming the five-time Super Bowl champion plays. According to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Patriots listed Brady as questionable because of a hand injury. Per Mark Maske of the Washington Post, the quarterback did not offer any insight on his status: