JACKSONVILLE, FL — The stage is set for an electrifying AFC Wild Card showdown as the Indianapolis Colts take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. Both teams ended the regular season with a 10-7 record, but it’s the postseason where legends are born, and both squads are eager to etch their names into the annals of 2K Online Franchise League history.

How They Got Here

Colts: The Indianapolis Colts have showcased a dynamic offense led by quarterback Anthony Richardson, who has thrown for 3,696 yards and 31 touchdowns. The ground game, powered by Jonathan Taylor’s 1,586 rushing yards and 17 touchdowns, has been nothing short of spectacular. Wide receiver Josh Downs emerged as a favorite target, accumulating 1,005 receiving yards.

Jaguars: The Jacksonville Jaguars, under the leadership of Trevor Lawrence, who boasts 4,797 passing yards and 42 touchdowns, have been formidable. Travis Etienne Jr. provides balance with 1,043 rushing yards, while Christian Kirk’s 1,450 receiving yards have lit up the scoreboard.


Colts: Heading into the playoffs, the Colts have shown they’re peaking at the right time, winning 4 of their last 5 games. Their offense has been firing on all cylinders, a testament to their preparation and execution.

Jaguars: The Jaguars, despite a slight stumble with losses in their last two games, have been one of the season’s most exciting teams to watch. Their ability to score from anywhere on the field will be crucial in the postseason.

Last Time They Met

The Jaguars swept the season series against the Colts, with victories in Week 1 (28-17) and Week 4 (42-28), showcasing their dominance and strategic superiority. These wins have given the Jaguars a psychological edge, but in the playoffs, past performances are no guarantee of future results.

The Colts Will Win If…

The Colts can establish their run game early, allowing Anthony Richardson to exploit the Jaguars’ secondary with deep throws. Their defense must also find a way to contain Trevor Lawrence and force turnovers to swing the momentum in their favor.

The Jaguars Will Win If…

The Jaguars continue to utilize their high-powered offense, spreading the Colts’ defense thin and capitalizing on every opportunity. Defensively, Jacksonville needs to disrupt the Colts’ rhythm, especially by limiting Jonathan Taylor’s impact on the ground.

Wrapping Up

As we gear up for this AFC Wild Card battle, both teams have clear paths to victory, underlined by their season performances and head-to-head matchups. The Colts look to avenge their regular-season losses, while the Jaguars aim to prove their supremacy is no fluke. This game is set to be a classic, with each team possessing the talent and drive to advance to the next round. Stay tuned for more in-depth coverage of this and all playoff games on our website, where we’ll break down the key matchups, strategies, and players that will define the road to the championship.

Previous Meeting

10 - 7 - 0
10 - 7 - 0
PASS: A.Richardson 31-50, 346 YDS, 1 TD | RUSH: T.Etienne Jr 13 CAR, 59 YDS, 0 TD | REC: M.Pittman Jr 6 REC, 118 YDS, 1 TD