Jaguars' return specialist Agnew inactive. Patterson set for season debut for Falcons

Jacksonville Jaguars' Jamal Agnew attends an NFL practice session in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, north-west of London, Friday, Sept. 29, 2022 ahead of the NFL game against Atlanta Falcons at the Wembley Stadium on Oct. 1, 2023. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) (Kin Cheung, Copyright 2023 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

LONDON – Return specialist Jamal Agnew will be inactive Sunday for the Jacksonville Jaguars against the Atlanta Falcons at Wembley Stadium because of a thigh injury.

Agnew had been listed as questionable this week in practice. Since entering the league in 2017, he leads the NFL with seven return touchdowns — four punt returns, two kickoff returns and one field goal return.

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For the Falcons, running back Cordarrelle Patterson is set for his season debut. The versatile veteran was not listed among Atlanta's inactives.

Patterson had missed the first three games because of a thigh injury.

The Falcons now call Patterson’s position “Joker” for his wild-card potential as a receiver and runner.

Also inactive for the Jags are LB Devin Lloyd (thumb), safety Antonio Johnson (hamstring), WR Zay Jones (knee) and WR Elijah Cooks.

The Falcons inactives list is CB Clark Phillips III, OL Jovaughn Gwyn, WR Josh Ali, DL Albert Huggins and DL Joe Gaziano.