Bortles, who underwent surgery on his right wrist last Friday, is expected to be the Jaguars' starting quarterback in 2018, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. "To my understanding, Blake Bortles is their quarterback, so no, [the procedure] shouldn't affect him at all [next season]," Rapoport said.
Blake Bortles, who underwent surgery on his right wrist last week, may not be fully healthy by the time the new league year opens March 14, which would prevent the Jaguars from cutting him, Cole Pepper of News4Jax.com reports.
Blake Bortles underwent surgery on his right wrist Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Blake Bortles completed 23 of 36 passes for 293 yards and a touchdown during Sunday's 24-20 loss to New England.
Blake Bortles completed 14 of 26 passes for 214 yards with one touchdown and no interceptions in Sunday's 45-42 AFC divisional-round win over the Steelers. He also gained 35 yards in five rushes and fumbled once but recovered.
Blake Bortles completed 12 of 23 passes for 87 yards with one touchdown and no interceptions in Sunday's 10-3 AFC wild-card win over the Bills. He also rushed 10 times for 88 yards and fumbled twice, recovering one.
Blake Bortles completed 15 of 34 passes for 158 yards with no touchdowns and two interceptions in Sunday's 15-10 loss to the Titans. He also gained nine yards on his sole rush.
Jaguars head coach Doug Maronne said he plans to play Blake Bortles and the rest of the starters in Sunday's game against the Titans, John Oehser of Jaguars.com reports. "I want to see a lot of things," Marrone said. "I want to see how we respond to last week. I want to see how we respond from the second week of the season. I want to see where we're going.
Blake Bortles completed 32-of-50 passes for 382 yards, two touchdowns, and three interceptions against the 49ers on Sunday. He added 31 yards rushing on five carries.
Blake Bortles completed 21 of 29 pass attempts for 326 yards and three touchdowns during Sunday's 45-7 win over the Texans.
Blake Bortles completed 18 of 27 passes for 268 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions in Sunday's 30-24 win over the Seahawks. He also lost two yards on seven rushes.
Blake Bortles completed 26 of 35 passes for 309 yards and two touchdowns while rushing three times for 27 yards in Sunday's 30-10 win over the Colts.
Blake Bortles completed 19 of 33 passes for 160 yards and an interception, adding six carries for 62 yards and two touchdowns in Sunday's 27-24 loss to the Cardinals.