The 23-year-old operating again left Jacksonville’s recreation towards the Giants final weekend within the second quarter with a hamstring damage. Fournette didn’t apply Friday and Jaguars coach Doug Marrone instructed reporters he’s questionable to play towards the Patriots on Sunday.
— Michael Giardi (@MikeGiardi) September 14, 2018
Fournette mentioned Thursday he was “feeling higher.”
“Any individual would give something to play (towards New England), particularly (since) it is an incredible soccer workforce we’re going towards,” Fournette mentioned (by way of ESPN). “Simply should see.
“My foremost focus is to strengthen it again up, get the swelling or no matter that’s in there (down), and are available out Sunday and play.”
Fournette rushed for 41 yards on 9 carries earlier than he left the sport towards the Giants. He was changed by T.J. Yeldon, who tallied 51 yards on the bottom.
The previous LSU star was chosen by the Jaguars with the fourth choose within the 2017 draft. He registered 1,040 dashing yards and 9 touchdowns in 13 video games as a rookie.