The Blake Bortles panic meter may finally be reaching its breaking point in Jacksonville.
The beleaguered signal caller, selected No. 3 overall in the 2014 NFL Draft, has battled turnover issues throughout his first three seasons in the league. While Bortles is clearly talented, coaches are growing concerned about his volatility.
Bortles did nothing to dispel those concerns Saturday in practice, when he threw five interceptions during 7-on-7 drills.
Ray finished 2016 with 48 tackles to go along with eight sacks. He joins fellow linebacker Shaquil Barrett among the walking wounded for the Broncos this offseason.
Veteran linebacker Kasim Edebali will have to step up in Ray’s absence and make up for some of the lost production.
We signed Edebali in the offseason from New Orleans for his rushing skills, Joseph said, so he’s a guy that’s going to help us rush from the Sam position and stop the run as far as setting the edge. He’s capable. We’re excited about him.
The Broncos still have one of the most formidable defenses in the NFL as they finished fourth in the league in 2016 in yards allowed per game (316.1).
Ryan Tannehill has been the face of the Dolphins ever since they Cheap Green Bay Packers Jerseys drafted Cheap Giants Jerseys him with the eighth pick in 2012. He’s the only quarterback since Dan Marino to start two consecutive seasons as Miami’s unquestioned starter. After a 2016 playoff appearance in coach Adam Gase’s first season, led by Tannehill’s first winning record as a starter, Dolphins fans, coaches and executives had real optimism about a consistent playoff roster.