Hunter Henry RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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 "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 "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 "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

  • Winners and Losers of the 2020 NFL Franchise-Tag Deadline

    Bleacher Report "The deadline to use the franchise tag for the 2020 season has passed. Things were a bit different at the deadline this year because the NFL and the NFLPA approved a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) Sunday. As part of the new CBA, teams cannot use both the franchise tag and..." March 16

  • Chargers use franchise tag on tight end Hunter Henry

    Los Angeles Times "The Chargers officially moved to keep Hunter Henry by placing a franchise tag on the veteran tight end, the team announced Friday. The decision ties Henry to the team for the 2020 season, at a salary of about $11 million. The sides are expected to continue..." March 13

  • 4 potential TE options for the Packers this offseason to replace Jimmy Graham

    Clutch Points "Per NFL Network analyst Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, tight end Jimmy Graham will not be back with the Green Bay Packers in 2020. The Packers signed the five-time Pro Bowler in March of 2018 to a three-year deal worth $30 million. Graham is entering the final year of..." March 04

  • Los Angeles Chargers expected to franchise tag Hunter Henry

    National Post "The Los Angeles Chargers will likely use the franchise tag on tight end Hunter Henry if they are unable to reach a long-term deal, multiple outlets reported. Henry, 25, set career highs with 55 catches for 652 yards and scored five touchdowns in 12 games last season after missing the..." March 02

  • Chargers could use franchise tag on TE Hunter Henry

    Clutch Points "Hunter Henry is getting set to be one of the top tight ends available on the free-agent market next month, but the Los Angeles Chargers may not let him get very far. According to Jeff Miller of The Los Angeles Times, Chargers general manager Tom Telesco has..." February 25

  • Patriots eyeing AJ Green and Hunter Henry

    Clutch Points "The New England Patriots are attempting to convince Tom Brady to stay in Foxborough and they’ll need to add some offensive weapons to do so. According to Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller, New England is eyeing AJ Green and Hunter Henry in free agency. The..." February 14

  • Chargers To Put Transition Tag On Hunter Henry?

    Pro Football Rumors "Chargers TE Hunter Henry is undeniably talented, but he has battled injuries over the past two seasons and therefore has some question marks surrounding him as he faces free agency for the first time. The 2016 second-round selection had a promising rookie campaign in which he caught..." January 22