JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jags have their first pick in the draft, and now the companies are hoping for a successful year.
Fans like John Spinda say they’re looking forward to it. “We have to see who is going to pass the torch. after getting the quarterback last year, we are ready for the next step.
As fans gathered at Sneakers for a viewing party, “the biggest sports bar here, so I thought why not and that’s what we’re here to do.”
“It’s probably one of the best places to come and watch. the food, the TVs, the atmosphere which I love,” said fan Lorenzo, businesses like restaurants, bars and anywhere with a flat screen – hope the jags get a good pick too.
“For us, the draft is always a good night. It’s the anticipation of who’s going where this season is going to be set up.
When a team is successful, more people show up. Sneaker manager Randal Roberts says nights like these are important, and they become even more important when the team performs well.
“When there’s a good season, we get a lot more people,” Roberts says.
After last season, it is vital that the jags succeed, for more than just the good of the teams.
“Well, usually it’s a bit busier but it’ll probably pick up again so we’ll see what happens from there.”
But also for businesses.
“So I’m looking for a good football season next year. I expect it will get a lot busier than we have been”
Now that the jags have chosen Travon Walker, it’s time to see what will happen this season.
“We put time into the effort that we come and support every season, so it’s definitely time for us to come out on top,” says big fan Madi.
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