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Jacksonville Jaguars Daily: The ‘most important month’ of Bortles’ career

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Blake Bortles says this is the most important month of his Jacksonville Jaguars career -
Quarterback Blake Bortles knows his future with the Jacksonville Jaguars -- and possibly the NFL -- depends on his being significantly better than he was last season. He has to shore up mechanical issues with his footwork and delivery. He has to cut down on turnovers, read defenses better, make quicker decisions and be a more accurate passer. Bortles said he's made some progress, especially mechanically, but has to make more during the Jaguars' 10 organized team activities and mandatory minicamp.

4 position battles going into Jacksonville Jaguars OTAs -
The Jaguars kick off their 2017 organized team activities today, and although no “camp competitions” will be decided this earlier on in the Jaguars offseason training program, players will begin to battle for a starting position on the Jaguars depth chart.

New England Patriots to host joint practices with Jacksonville Jaguars -
For the sixth straight season, the Patriots will conduct joint training camp practices with a preseason opponent. This year, it will be with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Monday, Aug. 7 and Tuesday, Aug. 8, in the leadup to the preseason opener between the two teams on Thursday, Aug. 10. The practices will take place at Gillette Stadium, as did last season's with the Saints and Bears.