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Seattle Times Dec 11, 2017
What the national media are saying about Seahawks’ ‘ugly’ loss in Jacksonville

What the national media are saying about Seahawks’ ‘ugly’ loss in Jacksonville

Well, that wasn’t pretty — The game, and the mess that ensued afterward. After their 30-24 win over Seattle on Sunday, Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles said, “We beat the crap out of them for 60 minutes.” He wasn’t wrong. Jacksonville was the better team on Sunday, looking reminiscent of the Seahawks’ defenses of old with […]
Seattle Times Dec 10, 2017
After Seahawks’ loss, Earl Thomas calls Blake Bortles a ‘subpar quarterback’; Leonard Fournette calls him a ‘top-five’ quarterback

After Seahawks’ loss, Earl Thomas calls Blake Bortles a ‘subpar quarterback’; Leonard Fournette calls him a ‘top-five’ quarterback

Is Blake Bortles a 'top-five quarterback'? Or is he 'subpar'? The reactions after Seattle's loss to Jacksonville are wide-ranging.
Seattle Times Dec 10, 2017
Seahawks two-minute drill: Jaguar QB Blake Bortles is player of the game, and tight end Jimmy Graham is shut out

Seahawks two-minute drill: Jaguar QB Blake Bortles is player of the game, and tight end Jimmy Graham is shut out

Jacksonville quarterback Blake Bortles came into the game with much less fanfare than Seattle’s Russell Wilson, but it was the Jaguar quarterback who put up the better numbers and came away with the victory.
Black and Teal Dec 10, 2017

Jacksonville Jaguars defeat the Seattle Seahawks 30-24: Quick Notes

Blake Bortles and the Jacksonville Jaguars offense put on an impressive show, taking down the Seattle Seahawks 30-24 in a big statement win. Alone in first place of the AFC South, the Jacksonville Jaguars are riding high thanks to a masterful performance by Blake Bortles and the offense. The Jaguars defense was unusually leaky late […] Jacksonville Jaguars defeat the Seattle Seahawks 30-24: Quick Notes - Black and Teal - Black and Teal - A Jacksonville Jaguars Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Black and Teal Dec 5, 2017

Blake Bortles and Tashaun Gipson were standouts in win over Colts

In a completely dominant win, the Jacksonville Jaguars had high performers on both sides of the ball against the Indianapolis Colts, including Blake Bortles and Tashaun Gipson. The Jacksonville Jaguars were in complete control for the entire game in their 30-10 romp over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. While the Jaguars generally play at a […] Blake Bortles and Tashaun Gipson were standouts in win over Colts - Black and Teal - Black and Teal - A Jacksonville Jaguars Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Black and Teal Dec 5, 2017

Jacksonville Jaguars Week 14 Power Rankings: Back on track

After a big bounce back win against the Indianapolis Colts, the Jaguars host the Seahawks this week in a game that will have playoff implications. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles may be one of the more polarizing signal callers in the league right now but there’s one thing everyone can agree on – he owns […] Jacksonville Jaguars Week 14 Power Rankings: Back on track - Black and Teal - Black and Teal - A Jacksonville Jaguars Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
NFL Dec 4, 2017

O-Zone: Football in December

JACKSONVILLE – Let’s get to it … Daniel from Jersey City, NJ: O-man, you've got to give it to Blake Bortles. If he keeps playing like that, we can dominate. John: I’ve written a couple of times sin...
NFL Dec 3, 2017

Marrone on Bortles: “An excellent game”

Jaguars Head Coach Doug Marrone on QB Blake Bortles’ 309-yard, two-touchdown performance in a 30-10 victory over the Colts Sunday: “I really think the quarterback had an excellent game”
NFL Dec 3, 2017

O-Zone: Ol' Woodshed

JACKSONVILLE – Let’s get to it … Chad from EverBank: Why is it so hard for people to understand and/or accept that Blake Bortles is not an elite quarterback, but he is playing at a better level tha...
Black and Teal Nov 29, 2017

Eli Manning benched: Jacksonville Jaguars should hope he gets released

The Jacksonville Jaguars have a glaring weakness at the QB position – could they solve their problem right now with Eli Manning? After losing to the Arizona Cardinals last Sunday, the focus in Jacksonville has been the play of the quarterback. While the bar has been set pretty low for Blake Bortles this season, it […] Eli Manning benched: Jacksonville Jaguars should hope he gets released - Black and Teal - Black and Teal - A Jacksonville Jaguars Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Dawgs By Nature Nov 18, 2017
Browns vs. Jaguars: NFL Week 11 Preview and Prediction

Browns vs. Jaguars: NFL Week 11 Preview and Prediction

Despite facing the 6-3 Jaguars, Cleveland could be poised for their first win of the season. This week, the Cleveland Browns take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 11 of the NFL regular season. Our position-by-position evaluation and game prediction are below. Position-by-Position Evaluation Quarterback Playing in his fourth year, Blake Bortles is still viewed as an overall liability for this promising Jaguars team. He's completed 58.6% of his passes this year for 11 touchdowns and 7 interceptions. He's only thrown for more than 1 touchdown in a game once this season. Bortles will use...
Dawgs By Nature Nov 17, 2017
Scouting the Browns’ Week 11 opponent: Jacksonville Jaguars - Our Q&A with Big Cat Country

Scouting the Browns’ Week 11 opponent: Jacksonville Jaguars - Our Q&A with Big Cat Country

We ask about the trying times of Blake Bortles, the effectiveness of the Jaguars’ rushing offense and defense, former Browns safety Tashaun Gipson, and more. On Sunday, the Cleveland Browns are back home as they battle the Jacksonville Jaguars. To help preview a few topics from the Jaguars’ perspective, we reached out to Ryan Day from Big Cat Country and exchanged five questions with him. Enjoy! Photo by Logan Bowles/ The play of QB Blake Bortles is a hot button topic for Jaguars fans hoping their team can continue taking that next step. Chris: “What is...
NFL Nov 16, 2017

Coordinator Thursday: “Just incredible”

OC Nathaniel Hackett on QB Blake Bortles as Jaguars prepare to play Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio, Sunday: “Blake has been playing very well – very, very well this whole year”
NFL Nov 15, 2017

Notes and observations: Time to step up

Jaguars QB Blake Bortles on the team’s young wide receiver corps: “Those guys definitely have to pick up some slack”
Black and Teal Nov 13, 2017

Blake Bortles is Becoming a Serious Contender for NFL Comeback Player of the Year

After an impressive performance in week 10 against the L.A. Chargers, Blake Bortles is making a solid case for NFL comeback player of the year. Few players have underwent more adversity than Blake Bortles did entering the 2017 season. Bortles has went through an incredible number of highs and lows since being drafted by the […] Blake Bortles is Becoming a Serious Contender for NFL Comeback Player of the Year - Black and Teal - Black and Teal - A Jacksonville Jaguars Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Jaguars Player News

  • Blake Bortles

    After Seahawks’ loss, Earl Thomas calls Blake Bortles a ‘subpar quarterback’; Leonard Fournette calls him a ‘top-five’ quarterback

  • Jermey Parnell

    In and out: Parnell active, Smith out

  • Patrick Omameh

    Friday update: Smith out, Parnell questionable

  • Leonard Fournette

    Seahawks’ once-again-stingy run defense will get a tough test from Jacksonville and Leonard Fournette

  • Jalen Ramsey

    Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey says game against Seahawks ‘just another Sunday’

  • Dede Westbrook

    Monday update: “Good start” for Westbrook

  • Calais Campbell

    Statistically Speaking: Friday Five

  • Allen Hurns

    Wednesday update: Injury list grows longer

  • Telvin Smith

    In and out: Parnell active, Smith out

  • Marcell Dareus

    NFL Notes: Jaguars, Ravens, Texans