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  1. RTC: Blake Bortles needs more help

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Reading the coverage of the Jacksonville Jaguars ... Florida Times-Union columnist Gene Frenette writes that the Jaguars have to find quarterback Blake Bortles some help. The rookie from Central Florida didn't deserve to be s...

    Blog | October 13, 2014
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  3. Blake Bortles likes newer version of himself

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jaguars rookie quarterback Blake Bortles recently saw a video clip of himself in college and was stunned. The guy throwing passes for Central Florida looked nothing like the guy he saw on film from the Jaguars' preseason game...

    Blog | September 24, 2014
  4. Jaguars Top 10: Blake Bortles debuts

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Blake Bortles Era has begun in Jacksonville, and fans liked what they saw from the rookie from Central Florida in Sunday's 44-17 loss to Indianapolis. He threw for 223 yards and two touchdowns and made several plays to es...

    Blog | September 23, 2014
  5. Observation Deck: Jacksonville Jaguars

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - It wasn't as easy as it has been for rookie quarterback Blake Bortles, but the former Central Florida standout still put together another impressive preseason performance in the Jacksonville Jaguars' 24-14 loss to Atlanta at Ever...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  6. Houston will be top Group of Five team

    Travis Haney

    As we count down 50 days until the start of the 2014 college football season, ESPN Insider Travis Haney is answering at least one big question a day until South Carolina and Texas A&M's kickoff on Aug. 28. Heisman contenders, breakout freshmen...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  7. Blake Bortles starting to show consistency

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have to be encouraged by what they saw from rookie quarterback Blake Bortles during Saturday night's scrimmage at EverBank Field. The former Central Florida standout looked poised and confident in his...

    Blog | August 03, 2014
  8. Jags sign Storm Johnson; 7 unsigned

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars now have two of their nine draft picks under contract after seventh-round pick Storm Johnson signed his four-year deal on Tuesday afternoon. The former Central Florida running back received a $62,728 ...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  9. Prematurely Evaluating the Situations in Which Newly Drafted Quar...

    Kevin Lincoln

    In the 2014 NFL draft, 14 quarterbacks were selected. The first was Central Florida's Blake Bortles, taken third overall by the Jaguars; the last was Southern Methodist's Garrett Gilbert, who went 214th overall to the Rams. The on...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  10. Jaguars pick Blake Bortles in 1st

    Michael DiRocco

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The pick: The Jaguars addressed perhaps their biggest need by selecting Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles. My take: It's a bit of a surprise pick because general manager David Caldwell has already named Chad Henn...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  11. 2014 NFL draft -- Blake Bortles drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars w...

    Michael DiRocco

    The Jacksonville Jaguars pulled the first surprise of the NFL draft when they selected Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles with the third overall pick Thursday night.

    Story | Conversation | May 08, 2014
  12. Dominique Easley and the Risk of Drafting Injury-Prone Players

    Robert Mays

    A few weeks ago, 17 NFL teams sent at least one man down to Gainesville to do their diligence on maybe the most intriguing player in this year's draft. That more than half the league would hit central Florida for a one-man pro day speaks to...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  13. Big Ben eyeing 5-7 more years

    Scott Brown

    PITTSBURGH -- Ben Roethlisberger predicted that the University of Central Florida's Blake Bortles will be the best quarterback to emerge from the 2014 NFL draft class, and he took a wait-and-see approach when it comes to Texas A&M's Johnny Manzie...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  14. #NFLNationMock: Dennard to Vikings at 9

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- With the No. 8 pick in the NFL Nation mock draft Tuesday afternoon, I faced a dilemma the Minnesota Vikings could encounter Thursday night: Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles was there, but the Houston Texans were offeri...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  15. Blake Bortles poised for NFL success

    Jeffri Chadiha

    Blake Bortles has shown the same poise during his meteoric rise up the draft board as he did while racking up wins at Central Florida, writes Jeffri Chadiha.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2014
  16. Why Blake Bortles won't be a bust - ESPN The Magazine

    Peter Keating

    ESPN The Magazine's Peter Keating writes about the four indisputable reasons Central Florida QB Blake Bortles is more likely to go boom than bust.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2014
  17. Potential RB draft targets for Pats

    Tom Carpenter

    QB Blake Bortles has sucked up all of the national attention when it comes to Central Florida prospects, which has left RB Storm Johnson flying under the radar. Bortles, a potential first overall pick, rightfully carries far more hype than Johnson, w...

    Blog | April 15, 2014