1:00 PM ET, October 4, 2009
EverBank Field, Jacksonville, FL
Jags' Garrard, Sims-Walker connect on two TDs as Titans fall to 0-4
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- If the Jacksonville Jaguars continue to play like this, they might be able to solve their ticket-sales problems.David Garrard threw for 323 yards and three touchdowns, two to Mike Sims-Walker, and the Jaguars dismantled the Tennessee Titans 37-17 on Sunday.Garrard shredded Tennessee's injury depleted secondary, often picking on rookie cornerback Jason McCourty, and Jacksonville's defense forced four punts and three turnovers in Tennessee's first eight possessions. The result was a 30-3 lead in the third quarter that had the Titans (0-4) searching for answers.
Jags Get Head Start
David Garrard went 15-for-19 passing for 171 yards and two touchdowns on first down and most of that was due to the work of Mike Sims-Walker. Sims-Walker caught six passes on first down, including two touchdowns, with all six going for first downs.
|1st Down||Other Downs|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
• David Garrard threw for 323 yards and three TDs (his third career 300-yard passing game) and Mike Sims-Walker had 91 receiving yards and two TDs (had one in his career before Sunday) to move the Jags to 2-2.
• Jacksonville had 442 yards of total offense, their most since 2007, and they've scored 30-plus points in back-to-back games after breaking 30 just twice in their previous 19 games.
• The Titans are 0-4 for the first time since 2006, when they started 0-5.
• Kerry Collins threw for 284 yards and passed Dave Krieg for 12th place on the NFL's all-time list, but he also had two INTs for the second straight game.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Jags WR Torry Holt caught three passes for 42 yards, giving him 884 career receptions and moving him into 10th place on the NFL's all-time list. ... Collins has 38,307 yards passing for his career, placing him 12th on the NFL's all-time list. ... Jags CB Scott Starks strained a groin muscle early and didn't return.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.7||6.4|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-3||3-6|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||10:07||Josh Scobee 22 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 60 yds, 3:57
|TD||6:40||Maurice Jones-Drew 9 Yard Run (Josh Scobee Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 35 yds, 1:23
|FG||9:16||Rob Bironas 29 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 14 plays, 78 yds, 7:23
|TD||7:42||Mike Sims-Walker 9 Yard Pass From David Garrard (Josh Scobee Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 46 yds, 1:36
|FG||3:26||Josh Scobee 50 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 44 yds, 3:08
|TD||0:34||Mike Sims-Walker 15 Yard Pass From David Garrard (Josh Scobee Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 41 yds, 2:08
|FG||10:09||Josh Scobee 33 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 51 yds, 4:55
|TD||0:26||Nate Washington 14 Yard Pass From Kerry Collins (Kerry Collins Pass to Alge Crumpler For Two-Point Conversion is No Good)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 80 yds, 1:37
|TD||5:37||Kerry Collins 10 Yard Run (Chris Johnson Run For Two-Point Conversion is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 77 yds, 3:27
|TD||5:12||Marcedes Lewis 33 Yard Pass From David Garrard (Josh Scobee Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 40 yds, 0:26