Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

These Guys Look Familiar Fast Rematch for Jags, Oilers

Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

These Guys Look Familiar Fast Rematch for Jags, Oilers

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So is playing the same team twice in a two-week span an

advantage or a disadvantage?

The Jaguars, who meet the Tennessee Oilers today at Alltel

Stadium after beating them in Memphis two weeks ago, aren't

really sure. Yes, you're familiar with the opponent, but doesn't

that give the opponent an edge, too?

"It can be easy, and it can be hard," said Jaguars guard Ben

Coleman. "You're familiar with them, and they're familiar with

you. You try not to make the same mistakes you made in the first

game this time."

"There's some advantage because they're fresh in your minds,"

Mark Brunell said. "You remember their looks. You still have to

study quite a bit, but not like you had to, like we did against

Kansas City. You're familiar with these guys. You've played them

for the last two years. You know their talents, their

weaknesses."

And they know yours.

"From a coaches standpoint, it gives us less work to do from

the standpoint of breaking down games in between," Oilers coach

Jeff Fisher said. …

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