Jacksonville's offense is officially better than expected, making Minshew a solid QB2 option moving forward. In the loss, he tossed for multiple TDs for the fourth time already, completing a season-high 31 passes on a season-most 49 attempts. He's accurate, he's tough and obviously he's a great leader, so he's got the intangibles you want in a quarterback," Gruden said. Chark, will play. Minshew was a huge disappointment to fantasy managers, and now we have reason to doubt the mustached passer, who we thought was on his way to being a consistent fantasy QB2. "I love Gardner's competitive spirit. You must be a Fantasy Points Standard or Premium subscriber to access this content. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II faces a Texans Defense that allows the 10th-fewest fantasy points to opposing quarterbacks in Week 5. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II should be considered a high-end streaming play in one-QB fantasy leagues on Sunday when the Jaguars face the Detroit Lions. Week 6 vs. Detroit Lions At Houston last week, Gardner Minshew recorded his third 300-yard day of the season and his second consecutive. Jaguars' Gardner Minshew: Tops 350 yards in loss 12D ago • Minshew completed 27 of 40 passes for 351 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in Sunday's 33-25 loss to the Bengals. Who Should I Start? Fantasy Football analysis: Jaguars QB Gardner Minshew For the season, Minshew’s got 1,439 yards, 10 touchdowns, and four interceptions. Are you looking to contact Customer Support about a subscription or account related question? CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: fantasynews | arena: nfl | pageType: profiles | Minshew's a decent QB2 play going forward, but it's disappointing he couldn't take more advantage of a Lions secondary that's struggled at times this year. Houston's biggest issue defensively has been the run, so we should expect this game to be one where Minshew's passing volume is lower than usual. Top DEF = 1, bottom DEF = 32. According to John Shipley of Sports Illustrated, Tyler Eifert has shown strong chemistry with quarterback Gardner Minshew. For the season, Minshew’s got 1,439 yards, 10 touchdowns, and four interceptions. "He has shown a skill set where he can sit in a pocket, step up, make things happen outside the pocket. JAX QB Gardner Minshew - Week 6 Fantasy Football Outlook. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II threw for 351 yards in Sunday's loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, completing 27-of-40 pass attempts with two touchdowns and a pick. Subscribe to Standard for Season-Long articles, tools, downloads, and more. Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone reiterated that second-year quarterback Gardner Minshew II is his starting quarterback on Friday, though he did say that there are "some veterans out there that [Jacksonville] might look at to bring in" as potential backups for Minshew. Minshew also added 18 yards on the ground on four carries. He also rushed three times for 14 yards and a score. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II has already thrown six touchdowns in 2020, and he should throw more of them on Thursday night against a beat-up Dolphins secondary. The sixth-round pick a year ago showed toughness and mobility outside the pocket, but the ceiling isn't high and he remains in a run-first offense. Minshew also added 18 yards on the ground on four carries. Consider him a high-end fantasy QB2 on Thursday night with Miami expected to be missing multiple starters in their defensive backfield. The Jacksonville Jaguars weren't supposed to be blown out by the Miami Dolphins on Thursday, but they were, as the Dolphins took the 31-13 victory. The 24-year-old was near perfect in the season-opening win against the Colts and found plenty of success through the air versus the Titans, though he did have the two giveaways Sunday. Gruden likes how Minshew has taken charge and seems to have a good grasp of the offense. https://t.co/Ks6JA19Ij9, Touchdown, Jaguars He also added nine rushing yards. His longest completion of the day was a 51-yard deep shot to Chris Conley, though he also connected on a pair of completions that went for more than 15 yards with Laviska Shenault. © Copyright 2010-2020 FantasyPros.com The Jaguars are a much better team with Chark, so keep an eye out for 11:30 a.m. It wasn't a pretty game for the second-year quarterback, though he made just enough plays to finish with a decent statline for fantasy managers. After a dismal start to the game, Minshew salvaged his day in the second half by finding the end zone twice. 30). The latest news on Gardner Minshew. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II as 25-for-44 throwing the ball in a Week 6 loss to the Detroit Lions, finishing with 243 yards, a touchdown, and an interception. Schedule difficulty based on schedule-adjusted, positional defensive ranking. Sort by. The sixth-round pick went 6-6 as a starter in his rookie season and had the highest passer rating and fewest interceptions among rookie QBs in 2019. Minshew Mania continues. Is Gardner Minshew a placeholder quarterback or the actual answer in Jacksonville? Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II was forced to throw a lot against the Texans on Sunday, tossing the ball 49 times. Gardner Minshew II was 25-44 for 243 yards with a touchdown pass and an interception while rushing three times for 34 yards and another TD on Sunday as the Jaguars lost to the Lions by a 34-16 score in Week 6 action. section: | slug: | sport: football | route: player | It was a solid performance for Minshew, who is a solid QB2 play most weeks as the Jaguars will continue to have a pass-happy game script thanks to injuries and ineffectiveness on defense. Minshew is set to be the team's starter heading into 2020, even if they sign a veteran QB before the season. Jacksonville's defense is going to continue to hemorrhage points, forcing the offense to play from behind, which leads to a game script that will favor Minshew. In what looked like a decent matchup, Minshew struggled with two turnovers as he also fumbled on Sunday. Copyright © Intense Industries, LLC. It's mustache season in Florida. Come one, come all, and hear the Gospel of Gardner, the Sermon of the ‘Stache, the Holy Word of the next great quarterback, Gardner Minshew! This week’s game against the Lions has an over/under of 54.5 points, thanks to both of these teams being kind of bad at defense. Detroit is giving up an average of 23 points per game to quarterbacks, and opposing passers are averaging more than two touchdowns a game against the Lions. Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 6 action to get a better perspective for fantasy. Eifert could make for an extremely interesting low cost, deep league TE2 flier. He also added three rushes for 14 yards and another score. There's just not enough offensive talent here to trust this team on a weekly basis. FanDuel NFL Cash Game Lineup Advice: Week 6 (2020 Fantasy Football), No, I'm a California resident looking for the California Consumer Privacy Act form, Player does not have any Week 7 projections available. How the NFL playoff picture looks coming out of Week 6, Closing lines and how teams perform against the odds for Week 6, Breaking down the NFL standings coming out of Week 6, DraftKings PGA TOUR Fantasy Golf Picks: ZOZO Championship Predictions, Preview. The staff lists their favorite waiver wire pickups of the week, organized by position and estimated availability. 6-keys: media/fantasynews/nfl/reg/free/players_profiles, Jaguars' Gardner Minshew: Two turnovers in blowout loss, Jaguars' Gardner Minshew: Tops 350 yards in loss, Jaguars' Gardner Minshew: Numbers go for naught in loss, Jaguars' Gardner Minshew: Comeback falls short. Minshew is worth a look in two-QB leagues, but don't expect him to have the same strong outing he did last week. 30 comments. With sophomore tight end Josh Oliver lost for the season, and no one else on the roster capable of pushing him for snaps, Tyler Eifert could have a much stronger season than many have projected. Preseason player profiles are written in July and do not reflect in-season updates. Jacksonville Jaguars offensive coordinator Jay Gruden said that it's his job "to make it mesh" with quarterback Gardner Minshew II.