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Falcons Vs. Jaguars Game Preview: Jacksonville Prepares For Final Preseason Game

The Jaguars host the Falcons on Thursday.

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The Jacksonville Jaguars wrap up their preseason schedule with the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night. Jacksonville's starters will get some reps in the game, but they don't figure to play more than a quarter, according to head coach Mike Mularkey:

"The talk is up to a quarter. It’s going to be really based on the series," said Mularkey. "How many three and outs. If they’re three and out defense we will probably go another series. They’re going to play no less than 10 or 12 plays right now."

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The Jaguars, who are still waiting on a resolution to the Maurice Jones-Drew contract dispute, are 2-1 so far this preseason. The Falcons (1-2) are coming off a 23-6 win over Miami.

Game Date & Time: Thursday, Aug. 30, 6:30 p.m. ET

For updates on the game, stay tuned to SB Nation Tampa Bay. For more in-depth coverage of this matchup, visit Jaguars blog Big Cat Country and Falcons blog The Falcoholic. For more news, notes and analysis from around the league, check out SB Nation NFL.

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