Blake Bortles is a retired NFL player who was the quarterback of teams like Jacksonville Jaguars, Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints and the Denver Broncos from 2014 to 2022. Bortles is a pretty recognizable name in the NFL world. He had had some excellent seasons as quarterback including the time when he played for the underrated UCF Knights. To put in modern terms, he was the 2014 Trevor Lawrence of Jacksonville Jaguars.
The article down below will however focus more on his personal life including his girlfriends and marital status; whether he has a wife or not. The concern has been a pressing matter of contention since his low key retirement from the NFL in the summer of 2022.
Unlike other celebrity athletes, Blake hasn’t had multiple partners or girlfriends. For years, he was seemingly in quite a serious relationship with one girl. That unfortunately however couldn’t achieve the chapter happily ever after. Since then the latest on his dating life has been a hot buzz. The answers yet again are insufficient or of a premium thing. Decode that nonetheless in the ensuing headers.
Who Is Blake Bortles Dating Now Or Does He Already Have A Wife?
Surprisingly nothing new has been added to Bortles love life since his breakup with his ex-girlfriend, Lindsey Duke. The now 30 years old has been extremely clandestine in this particular regard of his life. It’s honestly a shocker to know that Bortles hasn’t allowed the press to get the wind of his dating aspects for more than eight years.
That said, it is also a big mystery whether he is married or not. While the NFL players of his age take no time to bag a wife or kids, Bortles seem to be a bit ahead of the curve on that one. It accordingly might be a while before Bortles reveals who really is his significant other or who she is going to be.
For all that one could say is he must have largely focused his mindset on his NFL career. Besides he did achieve minor success with the team that drafted him before letting him wander around the leagues.
Blake Bortles Have Two Kids; Who Is Their Mother?
While Bortles is preferring to keep quiet on his love affairs, in the meantime he has no problem in sharing the fact that he is now a full time father to his two children. It however is mystery as to who the kids’ biological mother is; whether she is Blake’s wife or just girlfriend. Or that Blake just adopted the children.
However, a while ago on Facebook, there emerged a picture of Blake with a blonde woman and two kids, a boy and a girl. Since then many have assumed that the three people might be the family of Bortles. Yet again it is unclear whether they are his wife and children or just some random family members.
In the meantime, other than his kids, Blake also involves himself in golf and additionally has a LinkedIn account which the 2014 NFL draftee allegedly launch to make him job fit.
Blake Had A Publicized Relationship With His Ex-Girlfriend Lindsey Duke
Lindsey is one of the few or better yet the only known partner of Blake Bortles although now no longer together.
Bortles and Duke were together from their high school days to 2014, according to Daily Mail. The former couple met when they were both studying at Oviedo High School in Oviedo Florida.
They were also dating in their college days when they both attended the University of Central Florida.
Ever since her introduction as Bortles girlfriend, Lindsey Duke had been seeing a constant rise in her Twitter/Instagram followings. To an extent, at one point she was also one of the higher profiles athletes girlfriends.
In fact, according to ESPN reporter Gene Wojciechowski the google search of Lindsey Duke once resulted in about 224,000 hits. What’s more when Jacksonville Jaguars drafted her former boyfriend, she had about six million Google searches.
Duke was a huge supporter of her NFL ex-boyfriend. Despite the fact that they broke up, a while ago, some sources claimed that the former couple had patched things up secretly and that they had already married. However a credible headline is still pending on that one.
Blake Former Girlfriend Lindsey Duke Was Quite Famous
When Lindsey was Bortles partner, she had more social media appeal than her boyfriend Bortles. Duke routinely used to share pictures of herself in bikinis on her now defunct Instagram and Twitter handles.
Even Bortles admitted to Duke being more of a household name than he was, especially on the aforesaid forums.
She’s more famous than me and there’s nothing I can do about that.
said the ex Jaguars no 5 to ESPN in Feb 2014.
Duke also often mentioned her athlete boyfriend and used to throw wishful messages for his games.
While it is believed Lindsey deleted her Instagram and Twitter after her separation from Bortles, the Daily Mail in Nov 2014 said she rather turned her profiles to private mode.
Duke was born on Nov 13, 1991 in Maitland, Florida. She grew up near Oviedo, Florida. Lindsey was also on the cover of aXis Magazine.
The Reason Behind Blake Bortles And Girlfriend Lindsey Duke Break Up
As mentioned, Duke and Bortles ended their relationship sometime in mid to late 2014. The UCF alum, Steve Sardone was one of the first people to announce the news to the public. On Nov 18, 2014, Sardone via his Twitter wrote that Bortles had dumped the Floridan model, Duke a “few months ago.”
Although it is still unclear why Duke and Bortles ended their togetherness, some insiders, amidst the breakup news, said that it had something to do with Lindsey’s hard partying something that didn’t sit well with Bortles.