Jaguars, Jumbo Shrimp Both Playing Home Games Thursday Night

Aug 8, 2018

Jacksonville’s downtown sports complex will be a hotbed of activity Thursday night.

The Jaguars’ preseason gets underway at TIAA Bank Field with a game against the New Orleans Saints.

The gates open at 5 p.m., kickoff is at 7 p.m.

Plus, the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp face the Mississippi Braves at the Baseball Grounds. The first pitch is set for 7:05 p.m.

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Authorities urge motorists headed to the stadium to give themselves extra time to get there and find parking.

JTA’s Game Day X-press Shuttle will start running at 5 p.m. shuttles will also be operating between the stadium and the Prime Osborn Convention Center.

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Contact reporter Cyd Hoskinson at choskinson@wjct.org, 904-358-6351 and on Twitter @cydwjctnews.