Maurice Jones-Drew to play vs. Jets

Updated: August 14, 2013, 6:19 PM ET
Associated Press

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Maurice Jones-Drew won't be relegated to the sideline for Jacksonville's next preseason game.

The Jaguars plan to get their starting running back some carries Saturday night against the New York Jets. If so, it would be Jones-Drew's first game action since injuring his left foot last October and his first preseason work since 2011.

"I understand I haven't played in a while," Jones-Drew said Wednesday. "Things have been going better than we thought. This ...

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