Blake Bortles underwent surgery on his wrist just 5 days after the Jaguars were knocked out of the playoffs.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter shared the news on Monday night about Bortles, saying that the QB had been dealing with the issue since Dec. 2016.
Jaguars’ QB Blake Bortles underwent right wrist surgery Friday for a condition that kept him on the injury report all season, sources told ESPN.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 30, 2018
Bortles dealt with the issue since December 2016. The Jaguars elected to avoid surgery last offseason, but knew it was needed now.
The Jaguars must decide to pick up Blake Bortles option by the start of the league year a week after the Super Bowl. He is due $19 million.