SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- Los Angeles Lakers No. 2 draft pick Brandon Ingram is carrying goals into his rookie season, one of them being to win NBA Rookie of the Year honors.But Ingrams quest toward that award will begin on the bench rather than being in the starting lineup.That drives me, Ingram said during the teams media day on Monday. If it was given, it wouldnt drive me as much to be the best player that I can be. Just coming off the bench and showing that I can be one of the best players on the floor, I think it just gives me motivation to work hard each and every day.The Lakers plan to initially utilize Ingram as a reserve is part of a bigger-picture strategy to help ease the 19-year-old and former Duke standout into the grind of the NBAs 82-game regular-season schedule, especially as Ingram works to strengthen his thin 6-foot-9, 190-pound frame.I think its going to be a long season on a young player that has to be stronger, has to get stronger, has to show that he can play for 82 games, Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said Tuesday as the team opened training camp at the University of California at Santa Barbara.I dont anticipate that [Ingram] would start. Its not something that I think has to happen, even though hes the No. 2 pick.Kupchak added of Ingram, Hes got to continue to work not only on his game but hes got to continue to work on stamina and getting stronger in his league. Certainly weve had players in this league that did not have great strength that were very successful, but there is a part of me that says 82 games, he has to work on every day taking care of his body, his diet, rest and make it through an 82-game season, because I think hes going to play a lot.Our other rookie [center Ivica Zubac], Im not sure thats the case, but he has to work in practice. But I do expect Brandon to play and we did take him No. 2, so clearly we felt that theres a great upside there, so we have to see progress as the season goes along.Ingram pointed out that hes working to gain more strength, not weight, and that doing so will take time.Im just trying to get stronger -- not a lot about weight -- [but] just trying to get stronger each and every day, he said. Of course it takes a lot of patience. Of course I have to wait for my body to mature. Im only 19. But Im doing whatever I can to help.Bruce Smith Jersey . 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He finished with 88 yards on 18 carries.The Patriots (10-2) have won seven of their last eight.On the same day that Los Angeles coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead were given contract extensions, the recently relocated Rams (4-8) proved they still have a long way to go after losing for the seventh time in eight outings.BRONCOS 20, JAGUARS 10JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Bradley Roby returned an interception 51 yards for a touchdown, helping the Broncos gain ground in the AFC playoff picture.Roby picked off Blake Bortles wobbler across the middle in the third quarter and went untouched the other way. Star linebacker Von Miller hit Bortles as he released the ball.It was the 11th pick-6 of Bortles three-year career and his third in the last four games. Houston and Detroit also returned interceptions for touchdowns in games the Jaguars lost by less than seven points.The latest one resulted in a seventh consecutive loss for Jacksonville (2-10) and secured another miserable milestone for the small-market franchise. The Jaguars became the fifth team in NFL history to post double-digit losses in six consecutive seasons, joining Tampa Bay (1983-94), Detroit (2001-06), Oakland (2003-09) and Cleveland (2008-13).Jacksonville had a chance to tie in the final minutes, but Bortles fumbled trying to make a play in the pocket.The Broncos (8-4) rebounded from an overtime loss against Kansas City, and with Miamis loss at Baltimore, moved into position to get one of the conferences wild-card spots.BENGALS 32, EAGLES 14CINCINNATI -- Andy Dalton threw a pair of touchdown passes and Cincinnati finally got its depleted offense moving without receiver A.J. 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