Blake Bortles Isolation Series, Red Zone Anticipation (2017)
Blake Bortles fired back at his ever present critics with a solid Week 3 preseason performance against Carolina. We take a look at his touchdown pass.
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Carolina is showing cover 0 pure man pre snap as Bortles has an empty backfield.
Bortles quickly takes a three step drop and has his eyes keyed on the corner immediately. Keep in mind the ball must come out fast in this condensed area of the field.
Bortles gets the ball out even with his elongated throwing motion as his slot receiver is getting into his break. This is the kind of timing and anticipation that he must display to give himself a chance to complete passes on a consistent basis.
The pass is complete and Bortles can breath a sigh of relief.
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