Jacksonville Jaguars Head Coach Doug Marrone announced Monday evening that Bortles would remain the team's starter for Sunday's game against Philadelphia in London, though a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that backup Cody Kessler will see some first-team reps in practice and Bortles will be on "a short leash" against the Eagles.
At the very least he should let him play in London. Blake is hard to beat there.
Bortles had completed 6-of-12 passes for 61 yards against the Texans at the time he was benched,
Treating Bortles as if he's on thin ice might actually work. You have to try different things when you're not getting the desired results.