Quick facts about Blake Bortles
Full names:Â Robert Blake BortlesÂ
Birth date:Â April 28,Â 1992Â
Place of birth:Â Altamonte Springs, FloridaÂ
Age:Â 25 yearsÂ
Parents:Â Rob and Suzy BortlesÂ
Education:Â University of Central FloridaÂ
Profession:Â American professional football playerÂ
Weight:Â 108 kgÂ
Height:Â 6 feet 5 inchesÂ
Blake’s early life and career
Blake really did well in baseball and footballÂ while in school at Oviedo High School in Oviedo, Florida. During his senior year, he completed 151 of 233 passes for 2,211 yards with 27 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Blake received a scholarship from University of Central Florida (UCF), the first college to grant him a scholarship. Though Blake made a decision to go to the University of Central Florida, he had other college football teamsâ offers from Western Kentucky, Purdue, Colorado State and Tulane. In 2010 he was redshirted as a true freshman in 2010 and in 2011 ended up playing 10 games, having completed 75 of 110 passes for 958 yards with six touchdowns and three interceptions. In 2012, he began all of his 14 games at quarterback completing 251 of 399 passes for 3,059 yards with 25 touchdowns and seven interceptions. In addition, Blake led the Knights to the inaugural 2013 Championship of the American Athletic Conference and received the league's automatic berth to a BCS Bowl, the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. During his final game for the University of Central Florida, Blake led the school to an upset over Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl and was named MVP of the game.
Blake Bortles $20,654,810 contract
Blake Bortles got into a 4-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars worth $20,654,810. The contract was inclusive of an average annual salary of $5, 163, 703, $20,654,810 guaranteed and a $13,341,680 signing bonus. Basically, Blake will be receiving a salary of $3,236,565, plus a cap hit of $6,571,985 and a dead cap value of $6,571,985. This American professional football player is assured of four years earning millions.
Is Blake Bortles dating anyone?
Blake Bortles, who plays for the Jacksonville Jaguars,Â is not dating anyone having split up with his gorgeous blonde high school sweetheart and long-time girlfriend Lindsey Duke. A source indicates the two broke up because Blake found out that six million people Googled his girlfriend in comparison to only 225,000 searches for him. This revelation offended Blake who ended up calling it quits with her. The beautiful, blonde model truly has a huge online following with most of her fans visiting her account to take a sneakÂ peak Â at her photos dressed in bikinis. Lindsey is a model who loves taking pictures in bikinis and posting them on Instagram. Blake must have been truly jealous to dump her girlfriend because of social media. The girl is extremely pretty and itâs only fair that she has such a huge following.