Blake Bortles

Deep Dive
Jaguars Preview: An Offensive Overhaul and a Sliver of Optimism
Jaguars Preview: An Offensive Overhaul and a Sliver of Optimism
If Chad Henne falters, throw rookie quarterback Blake Bortles into the mix early and often. It’s the only way to learn on a team that will face sharp growing pains
By Andy Benoit
Monday Morning Quarterback
How Did I Get Here?
How Did I Get Here?
Khalil Mack went from playing one year of high school football to becoming the fifth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Oakland Raiders rookie retraces his steps and dishes on teammates, his biggest motivation and the QBs on his sack list
By Khalil Mack
Monday Morning Quarterback
The 2014 NFL Draft: Sealed With a Kiss
Sealed With a Kiss
From Johnny Manziel's long wait on Thursday to Michael Sam's dramatic moment on Saturday, this year's NFL draft will go down in history. Plus, an NFC GM continues his trade prowess and a Ram infiltrates the Falcons' draft room
By Peter King
Open Field
Recapping Round 1
Recapping Round 1
With the third pick in the NFL draft, the Jacksonville Jaguars selected Chad Henne’s backup. At the earliest, Blake Bortles shouldn’t see a regular-season game until 2015 ... plus, my takeaways on the other 31 teams
By Greg A. Bedard
10 Things I Think I Think
I Think … It’s Draft Day!
I Think … It’s Draft Day!
Expecting to see a trade in the top five? Don't hold your breath. The 2014 NFL draft kicks off today—praise be to Goodell—and while Houston wants nothing more than to move out of the top spot, the Texans likely will stay put and take . . .
By Peter King
Open Field
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Should Select
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Should Select
Forget about trying to predict what teams are going to do Thursday night. It's an impossible task. Instead, let's focus on which players make the most sense for each first-round team—even though it won't come close to unfolding this way
By Greg A. Bedard
Open Field
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Will Select
The MMQB Mock Draft: Who Teams Will Select
More than in years past, the teams in the 2014 NFL Draft have done a good job of hiding their intentions. Here's our fearless leader's attempt to solve the jigsaw puzzle, complete with a handful of trades and a relative surprise choice at No. 1
By Peter King
NFL Draft Breakdown
Position Analysis: Quarterbacks
Position Analysis: Quarterbacks
Manziel, Bortles and Bridgewater, but in what order? The MMQB sorts through the top three options
By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
It’s Draft Week … Finally
It's Draft Week ... Finally
The uncertainty of the 2014 draft is only rivaled in magnitude by the walkup, which mercilessly comes to an end in three days. Whose name will Roger Goodell call first at Radio City? It's the Texans' secret, and they're not telling
By Peter King
On Further Review
Blake Bortles: Made for Minnesota?
The Tuesday Mailbag
The Vikings would be a perfect fit for the quarterback who needs at least one redshirt year in the NFL before getting his shot. But Houston and Cleveland could complicate matters. Checking in with Blake Bortles, plus answering email
By Peter King