Defensive finish Josh Allen has been down this highway earlier than. The Jaguars received solely six video games his rookie season and one in his second. Like Meyer, he did not count on issues to go sideways in Houston, however he is not about to let a nasty day take his focus away from what’s necessary.
“It is one sport,” Allen said. “It is soccer and we’ll come again subsequent week; we’ll work on the issues we have to work on and we’ll come again swinging. That is all we will do. We’ll kick it, it is nonetheless going to be us, you already know what I am saying? By the top of the day ain’t nothing going to vary …this is not going to outline us.
“We misplaced and this can be a dangerous feeling. I am not going to say it is not a nasty feeling, it sucks. We have got to get higher and for the staff as an entire we’ll jell again. We’re all grown males, we’ll have a look at this, make the corrections and we’ll transfer on.”
Rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence does not have the identical expertise as Allen. Sunday was the primary time he has misplaced within the common season in his whole soccer profession.
However he, just like the coach, knew issues can be totally different within the NFL. He was centered within the post-game on figuring it out and coming again higher subsequent Sunday.
“Now we have to maintain trusting it (City Meyer’s course of),” Lawrence stated. “Clearly there’s ups and downs. We did not begin nice, however then proper after that first drive we type of had some momentum, began enjoying properly after which simply up and down the entire sport.
‘I simply saved telling the offensive line, all of us simply stick collectively, preserve making performs and on the finish I do know it did not change the sport however going and scoring proper there, I like how we fought and obtained that final drive, a two-minute drill, put it in, it seemed clear that was nice, I assumed that was good for us…we saved enjoying.”