May 8, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Blake Bortles (Central Florida) speaks at a press conference after being selected as the third overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars during the 2014 NFL draft at Radio City Music Hall. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Jacksonville Jaguars Quarterback Blake Bortles Player Profile


Jan 1, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Central Florida Knights quarterback Blake Bortles runs into the end zone for a fourth quarter touchdown against the Baylor Bears during the Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium. Central Florida defeated Baylor 52-42. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The Jacksonville Jaguars went ahead and selected their quarterback of the future Thursday night – University of Central Florida prospect Blake Bortles.

Some are calling Bortles a one-year wonder, but he has 2 years of good tape from his time in college. He has a lot of tools, and the potential is there for him to develop into an effective starting quarterback.

Our friends over at Sports Illustrated put together a player profile on the new Jaguars starting quarterback, and it’s hard not to get excited. Check it out.

 

 

 

-Daniel Lago

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