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Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 NFL Season Schedule

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Will 2012 be the year the Jacksonville Jaguars return to the playoffs? We can only hope so. The Jaguars haven't made the playoffs since their stellar 2007 campaign. With a new coach and a mostly returning cast, the Jaguars should be better than they were during the 2011 NFL season.

1. at Minnesota Vikings

The Jaguars will open the season in Minnesota against the Vikings, led by Christian Ponder, drafted in the same round as Jaguars' QB Blaine Gabbert.

Date/Time: September 9, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EST

Stadium: Mall of America Field

Television Network: CBS

2. vs Houston Texans

The Jaguars' home opener is against the division rival Houston Texans.

Date/Time: September 16, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EST

Stadium: Everbank Field

Television Network: CBS

3. at Indianapolis Colts

The Jaguars travel to Indy for an important early-season division game against the Colts, led by heralded rookie Andrew Luck.

Date/Time: September 23, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EST

Stadium: Lucas Oil Stadium

Television Network: CBS

4. vs Cincinati Bengals

The Jaguars return to EverBank Field to battle the Cincinatti Bengals.

Date/Time: September 30, 2012, 4:05 p.m. EST

Stadium: Everbank Field

Television Network: CBS

5. vs Chicago Bears

The Jaguars second-consective home game features the NFC's Chicago Bears and Jay Cutler.

Date/Time: October 7, 2012, 4:05 p.m. EST

Stadium: Everbank Field

Television Network: FOX

6. BYE WEEK

Date/Time: October 14, 2012

7. at Oakland Raiders

The Jaguars travel to the West Coast again to take on the Oakland Raiders.

Date/Time: October 21, 2011, 4:25 p.m. EST

Stadium: O.co Coliseum

Television Network: CBS

8. at Green Bay Packers

The Jaguars face off against the 2010 NFL Champion Green Bay Packers.

Date/Time: October 28, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EST

Stadium: Lambeau Field

Television Network: CBS

9. vs Detroit Lions

The Jaguars return home to square off against the Detroit Lions.

Date/Time: November 4, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EST

Stadium: Everbank Field

Television Network: CBS

10. vs Indianapolis Colts (Prime Time)

Date/Time: November 8, 2012 8:20 p.m. EST

Stadium: EverBank Field

Television Network: NFL Network

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