Justin Herbert RUMORS & NEWS

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  • Warren Moon concerned about rookie QB class

    Clutch Points "The latest NFL draft was highlighted by a handful of highly-touted quarterbacks. LSU’s Joe Burrow, Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, and Oregon’s Justin Herbert were all drafted in the top six last April. The teams that drafted them will certainly give them an early opportunity to..." July 01

  • Pep Hamilton thinks Justin Herbert benefitted from staying at Oregon in 2019

    Chargers.com "The Chargers announced at the beginning of the month that Pep Hamilton would join the Bolts' coaching staff as the team's quarterbacks coach. Hamilton, who has over a decade of experience coaching in the NFL, most recently served as the general manager and head coach..." May 28

  • Justin Herbert's online learning? Pep Hamilton's QB crash course

    NFL.com "New Chargers quarterbacks coach Pep Hamilton has yet to meet Justin Herbert in person, but the veteran assistant believes he has a pretty good feel for Los Angeles' top draft pick. "I know that he's really smart, physically off the charts, and football..." May 13

  • What will it take for the Los Angeles Chargers to make Justin Herbert the starter?

    Yardbarker "The Los Angeles Chargers used the No. 6 overall pick of the 2020 NFL Draft to select quarterback Justin Herbert out of Oregon. Teams that select quarterbacks that early in the draft typically don’t keep them on the bench for long. So when can Chargers fans expect to see the big-armed..." May 11

  • Chargers not planning to rush Justin Herbert into starting QB job

    Larry Brown Sports "Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said after the NFL Draft that Tyrod Taylor remains the team’s starting quarterback heading into training camp, and that was apparently more than just lip service. The Chargers used the No. 6 overall pick on Justin Herbert, so it goes..." May 08

  • Why Justin Herbert will have a better NFL career than Jordan Love

    Clutch Points "Justin Herbert and Jordan Love are considered by most the 3rd and 4th best quarterbacks in the 2020 draft class. When people think of the 2020 draft class, it will be Joe Burrow and Tua Tagovailoa compared as their career goes on, and the same will be with Love and Herbert. So, who..." May 04

  • Hunter Henry excited to see offense with more 'mobile' QB

    NFL.com "It's a bit of an odd predicament that tight end Hunter Henry finds himself in ahead of the upcoming season. Loyal to Philip Rivers, Henry hated to see the longtime Bolts signal-caller move on. Now, however, with Tyrod Taylor presumably the..." May 03

  • Which 2020 NFL Rookies Were Drafted by the Wrong Teams?

    Bleacher Report "During every NFL draft, a handful of players wind up on the wrong teams. Sometimes, the prospect doesn't make sense in a certain scheme or he's buried on the depth chart. In a few cases, a good player doesn't break out until much later in his career or even with a different..." May 03

  • Chargers OC: Justin Herbert gets it mentally, but we have to see it on field

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers are beginning a new era in their franchise after selecting Justin Herbert with the No. 6 pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. Shane Steichen, the Chargers’ offensive coordinator, commented to the Los Angeles Times on his plan for..." April 30

  • Los Angeles Chargers Were Perfectly Happy With Either Tua Tagovailoa or Justin Herbert

    The Big Lead "Los Angeles Chargers general manager Tom Telesco revealed on the Pat McAfee Show that the team was content to take whichever quarterback fell to them at No. 6. The Bolts ended up with Justin Herbert as the Miami Dolphins snatched up Tua Tagovailoa a pick earlier. There are..." April 28

  • Justin Herbert: I want to be the guy, but if I have to sit and learn I will

    Bleacher Report "Justin Herbert understands the situation he's coming into with the Los Angeles Chargers but is hoping to be their starting quarterback when the 2020 season begins. Speaking to reporters after being selected No. 6 overall Thursday, Herbert explained that he's willing..." April 24

  • Justin Herbert drafted by the Los Angeles Chargers

    Statesman "Former Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert has been selected by the Los Angeles Chargers on Thursday with the No. 6 overall pick in the NFL Draft. Herbert, who is from Sheldon High School in Eugene, was a four-year starter for the Ducks during his college career. Herbert is..." April 23

  • Is Justin Herbert a top 10 pick?

    The Sports Daily "The NFL Draft is right around the corner, and that can only mean three things- mock drafts, trade rumors, and somebody overselling a quarterback. Enter Justin Herbert, a 6’6 quarterback from Oregon, who played ball at Oregon, and now finds himself in discussion of being selected..." April 22

  • Dolphins Prefer Justin Herbert to Tua Tagovailoa, 'Tide Has Turned'

    Bleacher Report "The Miami Dolphins reportedly favor Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert over Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa in the 2020 NFL draft. According to ESPN NFL draft expert Mel Kiper Jr., the "tide has turned" with regard to how the Dolphins..." April 22

  • Giants’ interest in Oregon’s Justin Herbert a smokescreen?

    NJ " Don’t expect the Giants to draft Justin Herbert. If the Giants are trying to gain leverage for a potential trade back from the No. 4 pick in Thursday’s NFL Draft by showing interest in quarterback Justin Herbert, the rest..." April 21

  • 3 Ways Justin Herbert is a Better NFL Draft Prospect Than Tua Tagovailoa

    12 Up "The Miami Dolphins have themselves in quite the quarterback quandary just days away from the 2020 NFL draft. The Dolphins face that classic quarterback dichotomy, as they could either go with the finished product in Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa or the upside in Oregon's Justin..." April 20

  • Giants doing extensive work on QB Justin Herbert

    NJ "A surprising name has been linked to the Giants with the No. 4 overall pick in Thursday night’s NFL Draft. According to a report from the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo, the Giants have done extensive work on Oregon quarterback Justin..." April 20

  • Ranking the best quarterback prospects in the 2020 NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "2019 was a big year for quarterbacks in the NFL Draft, and 2020 is similar.  Four quarterbacks may go in the first round of the draft, with a handful of others waiting behind them to potentially go on the second day. Young franchise quarterbacks are the dream for teams who..." April 19

  • Jake Plummer Says He'd Draft Justin Herbert Over Tua Tagovailoa, Tua's 'Damaged Goods'

    TMZ "If Jake Plummer were on the clock in the NFL draft and needed a QB ... he tells TMZ Sports he'd go with Justin Herbert over Tua Tagovailoa -- and says it's actually an easy choice. "I would steer away from any damaged goods,"..." April 18

  • NFL Draft Prospect Profile on Justin Herbert

    Pro Football Rumors "Even without the benefit of traditional workouts and pro days, this year’s NFL Draft prospects have watched their stocks rise and fall with time. Or, at least, that’s the impression anonymous coaches and executives have leaked to the public, per the usual. Sure, the rumor mill is..." April 18

  • Tua Tagovailoa or Justin Herbert for second QB in draft? How NFL execs are weighing decision

    USA Today "The general manager gets the credit – or the blame. But when it comes to taking prospects with significant medical questions in the NFL draft, the person turning in the card is only part of the equation. Mark Dominik, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager in 2009-13,..." April 17

  • Breaking down Dolphins' Chris Grier's Tua Tagovailoa talk

    SI "As one would expect, Dolphins general manager Chris Grier did not discuss individual players during his annual pre-draft press conference other than answering a specific questions about his thoughts on Tua Tagovailoa and Justin Herbert. But there also were other questions during the..." April 16

  • Dolphins have done plenty of work on Justin Herbert

    Miami Herald "No team has done more work on Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert over the past two years than the Dolphins and that continued recently when Miami held a video-conference session with him, according to a college football source. From people who have spoken to members of the..." April 16

  • Lions' interest in QB Justin Herbert not a smoke screen

    Distinct Athlete "Head coach Matt Patricia and the Detroit Lions sure the heck hope that they are not picking in the top five of the NFL Draft moving forward. That would likely cost Patricia and general manager Bob Quinn their jobs. Selecting No. 3 overall in next week’s draft, Detroit has..." April 15

  • Mel Kiper Has Tua Tagovailoa Dropping Behind Justin Herbert

    The Big Lead "Mel Kiper Jr. released his latest mock draft on Tuesday morning. With a little more than a week before the actual 2020 NFL Draft, teams are in danger of Kiper locking them into picks they may be floating as smokescreens. No matter who you believe, Kiper has Justin Herbert going No. 5 to..." April 14

  • Lions Speak With Tua Tagovailoa, Justin Herbert

    Pro Football Rumors "The Lions denied shopping Matthew Stafford earlier this offseason and have said they are happy with their quarterback situation. They are either doing due diligence on this draft’s top non-Joe Burrow passers or attempting to entice a team to trade..." April 13

  • Patriots ‘love’ Justin Herbert

    98.5 The Sports Hub "The Lying Season™ is here in the NFL, and it is thick. This is the time of the year where a lot of fun reports come out and the rest of us get to offer our takes on it and discuss all the possibilities. One or more of these reports may even turn out to be true. The most..." April 13

  • This Patriots-Lions Draft Day Trade to Get Justin Herbert to New England Could Actually Work

    12 Up "The New England Patriots' PR campaign following Tom Brady's decision to move on to Tampa Bay was that they're all in on Jarrett Stidham. Yet, if you listen closely, you can hear some uncertainty about the Auburn product coming out of Foxborough. With that in mind, the Pats..." April 13

  • Miami Dolphins Could Take Surprise Quarterback In 2020 NFL Draft

    Yardbarker "The Miami Dolphins were connected to Tua Tagovailoa for months leading up to the 2020 NFL Draft. Recently, reports have indicated that Justin Herbert might now be their target with the No. 5 overall pick. Now with the NFL Draft drawing closer, the Dolphins could potentially draft an even more..." April 11

  • 4 reasons Justin Herbert could be taken before Tua Tagovailoa in the 2020 NFL Draft

    SB Nation "We love the NFL Draft because it’s unpredictable. The media and draft Twitter will discuss players, rank them, and put together mock drafts, all based upon their grades and what they hear from teams. Then draft night comes, and someone goes off script. It happens every..." April 09

  • Bengals Have ‘True Believers’ in QB Justin Herbert Amid Joe Burrow Buzz

    Total Pro Sports "Could the Cincinnati Bengals actually pass on selecting Joe Burrow for another quarterback? The Cincinnati Bengals hold the No. 1 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, but there has been recent talks of Miami trying to put a package together to move up in the draft. Talking..." April 07

  • Don't Buy Any of the Justin Herbert-Dolphins Rumors

    The Big Lead "NFL draft season is upon us, even if it's more virtual than anyone expected. Draft news usually dominates the news this time of year, and even more so in the sports-less existence we're in now. This also means it's the season of smokescreens, and there's no more..." April 07

  • Multiple teams prefer Justin Herbert to Tua Tagovailoa

    New York Post "The Dow Jones and S&P 500 don’t have the only stocks in a coronavirus free fall. Tua Tagovailoa’s draft stock could take a hit with sports at a standstill amid a report that “multiple teams” now prefer Justin Herbert “because of injuries and the..." April 01

  • Where Tua Tagovailoa, Justin Herbert Are Being Taken in Expert Mocks

    Bleacher Report "While hundreds of players will hear their respective names called during the 2020 NFL draft, the most notable moments happen when a quarterback comes off the board. The reaction is understandable, given the importance of the position. Picking a true franchise quarterback can result in..." March 30

  • Chargers, Raiders among teams talking to Justin Herbert

    247 Sports "Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert was able to take part in his Pro Day as one of the final events before the NFL shut down all pre-draft evaluations and team visits but with the 2020 NFL draft less than a month away, the quarterback is using digital methods to talk to teams. A report..." March 30

  • Panthers have interest in Justin Herbert?

    Larry Brown Sports "The Carolina Panthers will eventually have to decide whether or not they want Cam Newton to remain their starting quarterback in 2020, and their interest in one of the top quarterback prospects in the draft may be a hint about how they plan to move forward. Panthers general manager..." March 13

  • Justin Herbert focusing on footwork, having never taken a snap under center

    Pro Football Talk "Although NFL offenses are increasingly changing to look more like college offenses, former Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert knows there’s something NFL teams will want him to be able to do in the pros that he didn’t do in college: Take a snap from under center. Herbert..." February 25

  • NFL Combine QB Measurements

    The Big Lead "The NFL Combine started this weekend. No drills have taken place, but the prospects have been poked and prodded by various doctors and trainers from all the NFL teams. The measurements for the quarterbacks, in particular, are always of interest for you NFL draft junkies. Here are the..." February 24

  • It's Almost Time For Someone to Proclaim Justin Herbert the Top Prospect in the 2020 NFL Draft

    The Big Lead "There was a time when Joe Burrow, the national championship and Heisman-winning golden armed quarterback from LSU was the consensus No. 1 pick in the upcoming NFL Draft. After throwing for 60 touchdowns and 5,671 yards with a 202 college quarterback rating there could be no doubt. At least..." February 18

  • Report: Dolphins interested in Justin Herbert, don't view Tua Tagovailoa as 'slam dunk'

    The Score "The Miami Dolphins have long been believed to be one of the most likely landing spots for Tua Tagovailoa, but the former Alabama quarterback has competition for the AFC East team's interest and No. 5 overall pick. Miami doesn't view Tagovailoa as a "slam..." February 17

  • Dolphins Scouting Justin Herbert More Than Any Other Team, Per Report

    Yardbarker "The Miami Dolphins head into the offseason ready to do whatever it takes to land their franchise quarterback. While reports have tied the team to Tua Tagovailoa, it now appears Miami could have its eye on Justin Herbert. According to Bleacher..." January 26

  • How Zac Taylor and the Bengals Will Determine the NFL Draft’s No. 1 Pick

    SI " The Bengals are telling anyone who’ll listen at the Senior Bowl this week that they have a long way to go in determining which player’s name will be called first at the 2020 NFL draft in Las Vegas. But what you may not have heard—Cincinnati has already covered a lot of..." January 23

  • Chargers: 3 reasons Los Angeles cannot afford to pass on Justin Herbert

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers have the sixth pick in the upcoming 2020 NFL Draft. There are a lot of different directions they can go with that spot. However, there is one thing that they have to do. If Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert is there, Los Angeles simply..." January 18


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