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Jaguars writer Charlie Bernstein answers questions about Sunday's game

Jaguars writer Charlie Bernstein answers questions from Falcons writer Bill Shanks on Sunday's game in Jacksonville.

1) What has made the difference for the Jaguars in this impressive stretch?
The Jaguars have shown the ability to score points this season, but they've found ways to lose close games, whether it be a snap over the quarterback's head (twice), to an untimely special teams error, to missed extra points (seven of them).  They really are a talented team on offense, and that's carried them in their five wins. 
2) How well is Blake Bortles playing?
Bortles is turning into a very good young quarterback and he's restored the faith in the front office for drafting him third-overall.  He's unflappable, has a big arm and the guts of a burgler.  He still needs to cut down on his turnovers, but the arrow is pointing up and he's going to finish the season with some impressive statistics. 
3) Can the Jaguars put pressure on Matt Ryan?
The Jaguars haven't been able to put consistent pressure on any opposing quarterbacks and the only way they have been able to get their hands on the QB has been through different blitz schemes.  A good, accurate QB like Ryan should be able to carve up the Jacksonville defense. 
4) Who on Jacksonville's defense can stop Julio Jones?
I'm not sure there's many people in the world that can stop Julio Jones, but Davon House is the Jaguars best cornerback and he'll likely be matched up on him as much as possible.  The Jaguars safeties have been atrocious so there will likely be some big plays from No. 11.  
5) Have the Jaguars generated excitement to make this a sellout?
I'm not sure if this game will be a complete sellout, but there will be a spirited crowd.  The Jaguars need to win out and get a lot of help to win the AFC South, and the Falcons can obviously end all of that.  Jaguars fans are looking for a reason to believe and they'll be very loud as long as the game doesn't get away from them. 

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