Colts vs. Jaguars TV, odds, final injury report, forecast for NFL Week 18

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The Indianapolis Colts finish the regular season against the Jacksonville Jaguars with a playoff berth on the line.

The Colts (9-7) had a chance to lock up an AFC playoff spot last weekend but lost to the Las Vegas Raiders on a last-second field goal. Jonathan Taylor set a Colts franchise single-season rushing record.

The Jaguars (2-14) are in line to get the No. 1 overall NFL Draft pick for the second year in a row. They selected quarterback Trevor Lawrence last spring. The Colts have had a lot of trouble winning in Jacksonville in recent years, no matter how much the Jaguars are struggling.

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When do the Colts play the Jaguars?

The game is at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022, at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida.

How can I watch the Colts vs. the Jaguars?

The game will be shown on CBS, with Greg Gumbel on play-by-play, Adam Archuleta with analysis and A.J. Ross with sideline reporting.

How can I listen to the Colts vs. the Jaguars?

The game can be heard on 93.5, 97.1 and 107.5 FM in Indianapolis, with Matt Taylor on play-by-play, Rick Venturi with analysis and Larra Overton with sideline reporting. The game can also be heard on SiriusXM Channels 380 and 813.

What is the forecast for the Colts-Jaguars game?

Partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the 70s are forecast for Sunday in Jacksonville.

Are the Colts favored against the Jaguars?

The Colts are 14.5-point favorites, according to Tipico Sportsbook. The over/under is 43.5 points.

Colts injury report

Colts who are out due to injury: CB Xavier Rhodes (hamstring) Game-time decision: DT DeForest Buckner (knee).

The Colts placed S Andrew Sendejo on the COVID-19 list.

Jaguars injury report

Jaguars who are out due to injury: TE James O'Shaughnessy (hip).

Colts trends

The Colts are in the top 3 in the NFL in rushing frequency (48.1% of plays, 30.1 carries per game), yards per carry (5.1), yards per game (152.9) and touchdowns per game (1.4). ... The Colts are No. 1 turnover margin (1.0) and takeaways per game (2.1). ... The Colts are No. 3 (third fewest) in penalties per game (4.5 for 39.8 yards).

Jaguars trends

Jacksonville is last in the NFL in the following categories: points per game (14.2), opponents' fourth-down conversion rate (75%), carries per game (22.6), opponents' completion percentage (70), giveaways (1.8 per game) and turnover margin (-1.4 per game).

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