Blake Bortles RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blake Bortles likes Tom Brady’s model for quarterback salaries

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars could have had quarterback Blake Bortles play out this year under the terms of the fifth-year option on his rookie deal, but they signed him to a three-year contract extension in February instead. The deal guarantees Bortles $26.5 million over the next two..." July 16

  • Blake Bortles: Jags won't sneak up on NFL in 2018

    NFL.com "The Jacksonville Jaguars were on the doorstep of the Super Bowl in 2017, and are a trendy offseason pick to displace the Patriots as the AFC champs. Tony Romo got the ball rolling this week predicting the Jags to make the Super Bowl. He won't be..." July 13

  • Jaguars OC: We can trust Blake Bortles more consistently

    Yardbarker "The Jacksonville Jaguars nearly reached Super Bowl LII despite an apparent lack of trust in quarterback Blake Bortles. Apparently, that has changed. Offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett told Albert Breer of The MMQB that a “very good” group of running backs and linemen..." July 02

  • Blake Bortles explains how his unlocked truck with the keys inside was nearly stolen

    USA Today "As you have probably heard by now, Blake Bortles thwarted an alleged attempt to steal his truck during a party at a teammate’s house last week. The story, as we know it, goes something like this: Bortles left the keys in his truck. A random 18-year-old gets into the truck but is..." May 15

  • Teen arrested for stealing Bortles truck, trespassing

    Sportsnaut "Make being a teenage idiot great again. Apparently, this is the motto Joseph Horton, 18, of Jacksonville is using as he navigates through life. According to the Jacksonville Beach Police, Horton stole Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles’ truck before deciding to trespass on the..." May 10

  • Bortles not a ‘place-holder’ at quarterback for Jaguars

    Jacksonville Times-Union "The timing and contract terms were right for the Jaguars and quarterback Blake Bortles last Saturday night, according to general manager Dave Caldwell. “The timing was driven by the fact that we wanted to get it done before the Combine and Blake wanted to get it done so he could continue his..." March 01

  • Blake Bortles expects to be fully healthy for OTAs

    NFL.com "Fresh off inking a new contract, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles is confident he'll be ready for all offseason work following wrist surgery last month. In a conference call after signing his new three-year deal this weekend, Bortles called the surgery a "cleanup-type procedure"..." February 26

  • Jaguars sign Bortles to 3-year, $54M contract

    NFL.com "The Jaguars extensions keep coming, and the latest is the biggest. Jacksonville has signed quarterback Blake Bortles to a three-year contract, the team announced. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the contract is worth $54 million, including $26.5 million in guaranteed money. The new..." February 25

  • Will Jaguars sign Blake Bortles to a long-term deal?

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars, as explained on Friday, are currently exploring their quarterback options in free agency. But that doesn’t necessarily mean they’ll be jettisoning Blake Bortles, who is under contract for one more year at $19 million. The Jaguars, in theory, could decide after exploring the various..." February 24

  • Jaguars Planning To Keep Blake Bortles?

    Pro Football Rumors "A report emerged on Monday night indicating Blake Bortles underwent surgery on his right wrist, an operation that could cloud his physical once it comes time for his fifth-year option to vest. However, the Jaguars may not have notions of releasing a healthy Bortles under consideration. Ian..." January 30

  • Report: Jaguars QB Blake Bortles had surgery on right wrist

    Pro Football Talk "Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles had surgery on his right wrist on Friday, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com. Bortles was listed with the wrist issue on every injury report this seasons for the Jaguars. Despite the injury, Bortles completed a career-high 60.2 percent of his..." January 30

  • Blake Bortles “would be thrilled” to stay in Jacksonville

    Pro Football Talk "While speaking to reporters on Monday, Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles reflected on this year’s success and said “we have an opportunity to build on that and try to make it a consistent-year-in-year-out thing.” Bortles isn’t exactly guaranteed to be back for the next year of Jaguars football,..." January 22