2005 Jacksonville Jaguars season
Head coachJack Del Rio
Home fieldAlltel Stadium
Results
Record12–4
Division place2nd AFC South
Playoff finishLost Wild Card Playoffs (at Patriots) 3–28
Pro BowlersDT Marcus Stroud
Uniform

The 2005 Jacksonville Jaguars season was the eleventh season in franchise history. The Jaguars finished 12–4 in the regular season, but did not manage to win their own division, being swept by the Indianapolis Colts who finished 14–2. The Jaguars reached the playoff for the first time since 1999, but lost in the Wild Card Round of the playoffs to the New England Patriots.

Offseason

Draft

Main article: 2005 NFL Draft

2005 Jacksonville Jaguars draft
Round Pick Player Position College Notes
1 21 Matt Jones  Wide receiver Arkansas
2 52 Khalif Barnes  Offensive tackle Washington
3 87 Scott Starks   Cornerback Wisconsin
4 127 Alvin Pearman  Running back Virginia
5 157 Gerald Sensabaugh  Safety North Carolina
6 185 Chad Owens  Wide receiver Hawaii
6 194 Pat Thomas  Linebacker NC State
7 237 Chris Roberson  Cornerback Eastern Michigan
      Made roster    †   Pro Football Hall of Fame    *   Made at least one Pro Bowl during career

Personnel

Staff

2005 Jacksonville Jaguars staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

  • Special Teams Coordinator – Pete Rodriguez
  • Assistant Special Teams – Mark Michaels

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Mark Asanovich
  • Assistant Strength and Conditioning – Les Ebert

Roster

2005 Jacksonville Jaguars final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists


Practice squad


Rookies in italics

Regular season

Week Date Opponent Result Record Venue Attendance
1 September 11 Seattle Seahawks W 26–14 1–0 Alltel Stadium 65,204
2 September 18 at Indianapolis Colts L 3–10 1–1 RCA Dome 56,460
3 September 25 at New York Jets W 26–20 (OT) 2–1 Giants Stadium 77,422
4 October 2 Denver Broncos L 7–20 2–2 Alltel Stadium 66,045
5 October 9 Cincinnati Bengals W 23–20 3–2 Alltel Stadium 66,137
6 October 16 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 23–17 (OT) 4–2 Heinz Field 63,891
7 Bye
8 October 30 at St. Louis Rams L 21–24 4–3 Edward Jones Dome 65,251
9 November 6 Houston Texans W 21–14 5–3 Alltel Stadium 64,613
10 November 13 Baltimore Ravens W 30–3 6–3 Alltel Stadium 66,107
11 November 20 at Tennessee Titans W 31–28 7–3 The Coliseum 69,149
12 November 27 at Arizona Cardinals W 24–17 8–3 Sun Devil Stadium 39,198
13 December 4 at Cleveland Browns W 20–14 9–3 Cleveland Browns Stadium 70,941
14 December 11 Indianapolis Colts L 18–26 9–4 Alltel Stadium 67,164
15 December 18 San Francisco 49ers W 10–9 10–4 Alltel Stadium 64,764
16 December 24 at Houston Texans W 38–20 11–4 Reliant Stadium 70,025
17 January 1 Tennessee Titans W 40–13 12–4 Alltel Stadium 65,485

Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text.

Standings

AFC South
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
(1) Indianapolis Colts 14 2 0 .875 6–0 11–1 439 247 W1
(5) Jacksonville Jaguars 12 4 0 .750 4–2 9–3 361 269 W3
Tennessee Titans 4 12 0 .250 2–4 3–9 299 421 L3
Houston Texans 2 14 0 .125 0–6 1–11 260 431 L2

Playoffs

Main article: 2005–06 NFL playoffs

Schedule

Round Date Opponent Result Record Venue Attendance
Wild Card January 7 at New England Patriots (4) L 3–28 0–1 Gillette Stadium 68,756

Game summary

1 2 34Total
Jaguars 0 3 003
Patriots 0 7 14728

at Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts

References