Does Fiesta Bowl Win Mean Bortles Climbs Draft Ladder?


Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles threw for 301 yards, rushed for 93, and accounted for four touchdowns in a 52-42 win over Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl.

Bortles has yet to declare for the 2014 draft. While it’s unlikely that he’ll be regarded as good enough to acquire with the first overall pick, the Texans could choose to trade down with a team like the Falcons at No. 6, which may decide to make a play for defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.

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