Hunter Henry RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ranking tagged players based on who's most likely to stay put in '21

    NFL.com "Fifteen players were awarded the franchise or transition tag by mid-March in a much different country than the one we reside in now. Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones and Titans running back Derrick Henry were the only two to receive a contract extension from their teams before..." July 15

  • Chargers TE Hunter Henry to play 2020 on franchise tag

    NFL.com "Hunter Henry's future with the Chargers is only visible for one lucrative season, at least on paper. Henry will play on the franchise tag in 2020, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, meaning Henry and the Chargers are not expected to come to an agreement on a..." July 15

  • Hunter Henry, Chargers unlikely to agree on contract extension

    Los Angeles Times "The Chargers and Hunter Henry are not expected to agree on a long-term deal with the deadline to sign franchise-tagged players arriving Wednesday. Instead, Henry will have a one-year base salary of $10.6 million, which currently ranks No. 1 among tight ends in..." July 15

  • Chargers TE Hunter Henry not expecting contract extension before deadline

    Orange County Register "Chargers tight end Hunter Henry is expecting to play the 2020 season on the franchise tag. Henry and the Chargers have until 1 p.m. Wednesday to agree on a contract extension, but Henry doesn’t see that happening and is preparing to be locked into his $10.6 million franchise..." July 11

  • Playing on franchise tag 'fine' for Chargers TE Hunter Henry

    NFL.com "As Hunter Henry's fifth season draws closer, there's a bit of uncertainty. The Chargers applied the franchise tag on Henry and he's looking for a long-term deal. Nonetheless, the talented tight end is happy going forward as far as 2020 is concerned..." May 24

  • 10 best pass-catchers of '19

    NFL.com "Michael Thomas set the single-season receptions record in 2019, his greatest achievement yet in a career that is sure to include additional feats. What some folks might not know is he racked up many of those catches while also defying expectations. Thomas was one of just..." May 18

  • 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

  • Chargers, Hunter Henry Were “Close” On Extension

    NBC San Diego "The Chargers franchise tagged tight end Hunter Henry to a one-year deal worth $10.6 million on March 13. He signed the deal, but hopes to stay with the team long term. "It's definitely a blessing to get the franchise tag," Henry stated Wednesday on a conference call with..." April 30

  • Chargers TE Hunter Henry To Sign Franchise Tag

    Bolts From The Blue "Per NFL Insider Ian Rapoport, Hunter Henry is signing his franchise tag today, officially keeping him in the powder blue and gold through the 2020 NFL season. Henry, one of the brightest young stars at the tight end position, is coming off playing in 12 games in..." April 14