Ramsey on Gronk? Expect a little of everything from the Jaguars
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Expect a little bit of everything.
Linebackers Telvin Smith and Myles Jack, safeties Barry Church and Tashaun Gipson, and cornerback Jalen Ramsey are likely to all get reps against the 6-foot-6, 268-pound Gronkowski. Smith or Jack could get him with safety help over the top. Gipson might draw him in certain formations.
Or the Jaguars could go unconventional and put Ramsey — regarded as one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL — on Gronkowski one-on-one. Bet on their best to limit one of the best tight ends in NFL history at TIAA Bank Field.
The last time Rob Gronkowski faced the Jaguars, he left the AFC title game late in the first half with a concussion following a helmet-to-helmet hit from Barry Church. AP Photo/David J. Phillip
“This is definitely a tough matchup because he’s a big, physical guy,” said Gipson, who had his snaps against Gronkowski in last year’s AFC Championship Game. “Catch radius is tough. Anytime you’re dealing with a guy like that, it’s always tough. You throw up a