Blake Bortles

10 Things I Think I Think
10 Things I Think I Think: The Preseason
10 Things I Think I Think: The Preseason
Why the three first-round rookie quarterbacks should sit, and why a QB drafted much later might be the best of the rookie bunch. Plus, the tales of three rising defenders: a star in Tennessee that is worth every penny of his new contract, a physical freak emerging as a force in Cincinnati, and a misfit in Philly who needs be rescued from the wrong scheme
By Greg A. Bedard
Monday Morning Quarterback
Silicon Valley Victory
Silicon Valley Victory
The 49ers debut their new digs, and establish a new standard in the NFL. Plus, Blake Bortles makes things difficult in Jacksonville, a look inside the growing penalty problem and more notes from Week 2 of the preseason
By Peter King
Training Camp 2014
Five Things I Think I Think: Jacksonville Jaguars
Five Things I Think I Think: Jacksonville Jaguars
By Peter King
Training Camp 2014
Jaguars Report: Just Wait Until Next Year
Jaguars Report: Just Wait Until Next Year
With their franchise quarterback a year away from being ready, it's one more year of rebuilding for the Jaguars. But that doesn't mean they aren't headed in the right direction
By Peter King
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