Photo gallery: The fans come out in force for pregame tailgate parties

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The Jaguars hosted the Chargers in wild-card weekend and it was a festive pregame atmosphere.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Before the Jaguars hosted the Chargers in their first playoff game since the 2017 season, it was all about the pregame festivities. The Slab was rocking and the tailgates going full bore. News4JAX photographer Kevin Nguyen captured some of those fans in action cheering on the Jaguars. Check out the gallery above.

Of course, we know how the game turned out. The Jaguars completed a stunning and historic comeback in a 31-30 win over the Chargers on Saturday night. Check out the photo gallery above to see some of the sights from the pregame celebration.


A comeback for the ages | Trevor Lawrence leads historic win over Chargers

Clowns to crowns | How the Jaguars went from worst to first

Who needs to sit down? | Not this fan, who was happy for standing-room only ticket

Cold weather doesn’t scare ‘em | Chilly temps don’t keep fans away

Hometown stars living a dream | Oakleaf, Creekside High stars enjoy the ride with Jaguars

Gameday live | Relive the game with News4JAX tweets

SnapJax gallery | Checking out some of your photos from Saturday

Playoff party | Fans show up in force for playoff game

Grateful recognition | A 2-year-old who is battling cancer was honored as Jaguar for the day

Our predictions | How’d we do picking the game?

About the Author:

Justin Barney joined News4Jax in February 2019, but he’s been covering sports on the First Coast for more than 20 years.