Dr. Jeckyl?

There seem to be two David Garrards -- Good David and Bad David. The Jaguars have seen both sides of him since he signed a $60 million contract extension in 2008.

He's had 12 passer ratings over 100 since then and 11 under 65.

This year, he was over 100 in the team's four victories, including a career high 157.8 (158.3 is perfect) against the Cowboys when he threw four touchdown passes and ran for a fifth in a 35-17 victory.

But he's been under .500 in the three losses he's played in, including the Tennessee game when he threw only 12 passes before being knocked out. He didn't play against Kansas City because of his concussion.

As the Jaguars enter their bye week, the key question for the second half of the season is how well Garrard plays in the second half of the season.

If he continues the up and down pattern, the Jaguars are likely to repeat their 4-4 mark of the first half of the season and finish around 8-8.

They tend to be around .500 during the regime of coach Jack Del Rio, who is 61-60 as a head coach, including a 1-2 playoff game record.

Even owner Wayne Weaver has called them "average" in recent years.

For example, they followed an 11-5 season in 2007 with a 5-11 record the following year. In 2006, they were 8-5 and lost their last three to finish 8-8 and last year they were 7-5 and lost their last four to finish 7-9.

And now they are 4-4 going into the bye.

They'll try to break the .500 pattern in the last eight games.

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