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Blake Bortles named Jaguars starting quarterback

The Jaguars have named the No. 3 overall pick their starting quarterback. The Jacksonville Jaguars have named rookie quarterback Blake Bortles the starting quarterback, deciding to bench veteran Chad Henne and roll with the rookie. On Sunday against Jacksonville Bortles completed 14-of-24 passes for 223 yards, 2 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. While the team maintained prior to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

With Bortles named starting QB, Jaguars are all in on youth movement

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- And then there were none. Chad Henne was the only starter on offense Sunday for the Jacksonville Jaguars who had also started in their final game of the 2013 season. While Blake Bortles isn't presiding over a group of players who were all elsewhere nine months ago, the change at the quarterback spot is just the latest move in a unit that has struggled badly...
Via Fox Sports Florida
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

5 on it!--Review of Jacksonville vs. Indianapolis

The first half of Jacksonville's loss to Indianapolis Sunday was no doubt an unmitigated disaster worse than the previous two weeks. 30-0 lead for the Colts. 2 first downs total for the Jaguars. QB Chad Henne only gained 56 yards. The defense was on the field over 12 minutes of the first quarter alone, resulting in 37 minutes time of possession advantage for the Colts by game...
Via Pro Football Spot
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Witnessing The Beginning Of The Blake Bortles Era

The score was 30-0 at halftime, and everyone was fed the hell up. The Jacksonville Jaguars were getting curb-stomped by the Indianapolis Colts on an otherwise beautiful Sunday afternoon in Northern Florida. The Colts, with their crowned wonder boy in Andrew Luck slanging the pill all around the field, and the Jaguars, with Chad Henne […] The post Witnessing The Beginning Of The...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis 44, Jacksonville 17: Three Things We Learned

The Jacksonville Jaguars didn’t win the battle, but it may win the eventual war in the team’s future.After falling behind 30-0 to the Indianapolis Colts in the franchise’s first home game of the season, the Jaguars did what needed to be done and what was best for the franchise.Blake Bortles made his first appearance in a live NFL game that meant something.The 44-17 loss at...
Via Football Nation
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars bench Chad Henne, turn to Blake Bortles in humiliating loss to Colts

Getty Images If there is anything to take from the Jaguars blowout loss to the Colts on Sunday it is that Blake Bortles has moved into the role of quarterback. Bortles replaced an ineffective Chad Henne in what proved to be a 44-17 loss, the Jaguars third to start the season. Henne was just 4-of-7 for 33 yards before giving way to Bortles. Bortles finished the game 14-of-24 for 223...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Blake Bortles will start next week

Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley announced after Sunday’s loss that rookie Blake Bortles will start at quarterback next week after relieving Chad Henne. Blake Bortles will start at San Diego next week, per Jaguars coach Gus Bradley. — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) September 21, 2014 Smart move. Bortles looked calm and collected in the pocket. I think it was obvious in the preseason...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Change of plans: Jaguars decide time is now for Blake Bortles

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- There wasn't much to be said in the locker room at halftime Sunday with the Jacksonville Jaguars down 30-0 to the Indianapolis Colts and fans already demanding for Blake Bortles to replace Chad Henne at quarterback. Nothing, that is, except for what coach Gus Bradley said to Bortles and Henne that will change the prism through which the Jaguars are viewed...
Via Fox Sports Florida
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blake Bortles Tosses Two TDs in Regular Season Debut; Channels Dan Marino for TD No. 2

If the Jacksonville Jaguars know what's good for them the Blake Bortles will officially start after practice Monday or Tuesday when some reporter asks Gus Bradley who is going to start at quarterback. Yes, he did look like a rookie at times, but he also managed to do something that Chad Henne could not for the last six quarters of play.He moved the chains.via Bleacher ReportRead more »
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars bench Chad Henne for Blake Bortles

Blake Bortles is finally getting his chance. Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley has seen enough of Chad Henne. After seeing his 0-2 Jaguars trail 30-0 at the half to the Indianapolis Colts, Bradley made his move benching Henne in favor of 2014 3rd overall pick Blake Bortles. Bortles played the entire 2nd half completing 14/24 passes for 233 yards, 2 touchdowns, and 2 interceptions...
Via Standing O Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blake Bortles to Start Next Week

After taking over for an ineffective Chad Henne in the third quarter of Sunday’s 44-17 loss to the Indianapolis Colts, rookie quarterback Blake Bortles is slated to start for the Jacksonville Jaguars next week. Jaguars HC Gus Bradley announced QB Blake Bortles will start next week. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 21, 2014 Bortles led the Jaguars to three scoring drives...
Via Sportsnaut
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Jaguars bench Henne in favor of Bortles

After going down 30-0 to the Colts, the Jaguars benched quarterback Chad Henne in favor of Blake Bortles, who completed his first NFL pass. Jaguars are currently down 37-3. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Jaguars bench Henne in favor of Bortles appeared first...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Blake Bortles gets first NFL action; Jaguars bench Chad Henne

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have turned to rookie quarterback Blake Bortles. Trailing 30-0 at halftime against Indianapolis on Sunday, coach Gus Bradley benched Chad Henne and gave the third overall draft pick a shot. The first half of Jacksonville's home opener was a debacle, with Henne completing 4 of 7 passes for 33 yards and getting sacked three times....
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars switch to rookie QB Blake Bortles down 30-0 to Colts

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have turned to rookie quarterback Blake Bortles. Trailing 30-0 at halftime against Indianapolis on Sunday, coach Gus Bradley benched Chad Henne and gave the third overall draft pick a shot. The first half of Jacksonville's home opener was a debacle, with Henne completing 4 of 7 passes for 33 yards and getting sacked three times...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars switch to rookie QB Blake Bortles down 30-0 to Colts

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have turned to rookie quarterback Blake Bortles. Trailing 30-0 at halftime against Indianapolis on Sunday, coach Gus Bradley benched Chad Henne and gave the third overall draft pick a shot. The first half of Jacksonville's home opener was a debacle, with Henne completing 4 of 7 passes for 33 yards and getting sacked three times...
Via Fox Sports Florida
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Losing 30-0, Jaguars switch to rookie Bortles

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have turned to rookie quarterback Blake Bortles. Trailing 30-0 at halftime against Indianapolis on Sunday, coach Gus Bradley benched Chad Henne and gave the third overall draft pick a shot. The first half of Jacksonville's home opener was a debacle, with Henne completing 4 of 7 passes for 33 yards and getting sacked three times...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rookie Quarterbacks Getting Extended Action

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel went down with a toe injury in the second quarter of their game against the New Orleans Saints. With Cassel unable to return to action, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer called on rookie signal caller Teddy Bridgewater to see the first regular season action of his career. Teddy Time! http://t.co/Kyr4xcfcHm pic.twitter.com/ALgulXdbXJ — SB Nation...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

I Believe That We Will Win: Colts at Jaguars

There are some reasons that the Colts might lose this week. But there are also reasons that the Colts could win. As a fan, we put our faith in the latter (as analysts, maybe not, but this is a fan blog and sometimes we just have to say screw that). This series is for the optimists in all of us, also the dark part of us that wants to shame opponents in every way possible. I figure...
Via The Colts Authority
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis at Jacksonville: 5 Things to Know

It seems the Jacksonville Jaguars are sticking to their guns (and their mantra) this week in time for the team to face their longtime rival, the Indianapolis Colts.Chad Henne will be the starter when the game starts at 1 pm on Sunday. But, now, in a change of sorts, it looks like the leash on Henne and he Jaguars’ nonexistent offense is a lot shorter and there is more urgency in...
Via Football Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley deemed top disappointment so far

It’s early. That’s a true statement, as we’re only two games into a 16-game season. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t enough data to start assessing the performance thus far of every team, player and coach in the NFL. And when the grades start getting compiled, there are some dismal marks on the report. Slow starts abound around the league. Who falls into this category...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Is This The Week The Jaguars Play Blake Bortles?

COMMENTARY – The Jacksonville Jaguars announced on Wednesday that Chad Henne will again be behind center when the team opens it home season against the Indianapolis Colts.But for how long will that be?After an 0-2 start to the season where playing against both Philadelphia and Washington yielded a 65-27 score, it may be time for the team to take a long hard look at Blake Bortles...
Via Football Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Is the Jacksonville Jaguars Week 3 tilt with Indy a top game to watch?

Some teams are pleasant surprises thus far, making them intriguing to check out in more detail. While others are shocking flops, creating a sense of desperation just two weeks into the season. Both scenarios help create some interesting match-ups on the NFL docket. To see the “Fab Five” – the best games on the docket – for Week 3, CLICK HERE. You may also be interested in...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

After brutal Week 2, Jacksonville Jaguars’ Chad Henne drops in QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars shuffling O-line, sticking with QB Henne

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars are making changes - just not the one many outsiders want to see. The Jaguars announced Wednesday that rookie Luke Bowanko will start at center against Indianapolis on Sunday and veteran Sam Young will start at right tackle. Chad Henne, however, remains the starting quarterback ahead of rookie Blake Bortles. Coach Gus Bradley made...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Surprising NFL Stats Through Week 2

The National Football League has already completed about 12 percent of its schedule for the 2014 season. And while not a lot can be made from the first two weeks of the season, we can definitely point to some trends going on around the league. Let’s check out some of the most surprising team and individual player statistics through Week 2. Seattle Seahawks Defense Ranks Dead Last...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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