"Nobody has given up. There was no bad body language," Hayes said. "And the coach believed in us. There were no worries at all."
Hayes has a frame of reference. He spent the first five seasons of his career in Tampa Bay and played for Bucs teams that went 3-13 and 4-12. The attitude in Jacksonville is significantly different, he said.
Here are some additional pieces of Jaguars content from around the web in our daily Reading the Coverage feature:
The Jacksonville City Council on Tuesday approved $43 million to help pay for upgrades to EverBank Field that will cost $63 million, writes Michael Clinton of the Jacksonville Business Journal. Jaguars owner Shad Khan is paying the additional $20 million.
Here's a roundup of items from this blog: kick returner Jordan Todman responded to nearly losing his job with a very good performance against the Titans; the Jaguars won their first game but still remain No. 32 in the ESPN.com Power Rankings; it was a much easier task to find the top 10 playmakers from last Sunday's game.