Justin Herbert RUMORS & NEWS

  • Keenan Allen has great response to Justin Herbert criticism

    Larry Brown Sports "Keenan Allen had a great response to a question about Justin Herbert. The Los Angeles Chargers have struggled with drops this season. Both Allen and tight end Jared Cook are tied for second in the league with six drops. Austin Ekeler is tied for 11th with four..." December 02

  • Steelers DL Cam Heyward avoids fine for inadvertent punch

    USA Today "Last week, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Cam Heyward had an incident with Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert that could best be described as confusing. From the video, it certainly appeared as if Heyward threw a punch into the midsection of Herbert after tackling him. There..." November 28

  • Why Chargers QB Justin Herbert could ultimately make the best of the young, talented crop at his position

    The Athletic "The league has seen an influx of young quarterbacks with special combinations of physical talents — they can make spectacular downfield throws into tight windows and also create with their legs. In the past few seasons, Patrick Mahomes, Josh Allen and Lamar..." November 26

  • Justin Herbert's SNF Gem Shows Why He's Next to Join NFL's Elite Class of QBs

    Bleacher Report "The Los Angeles Chargers were 100 percent correct in their decision to build the entire organization through quarterback Justin Herbert, who now sits on the precipice of the league's elite quarterbacks.  Brandon Staley saw the potential in the reigning NFL Offensive Rookie of..." November 22

  • Steelers DL Cameron Heyward not expected to be suspended for hit on Chargers QB Justin Herbert

    Yardbarker "Midway through the fourth quarter and trailing 27-20 in Week 11 on "Sunday Night Football", Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Cameron Heyward watched Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert take off for a 36-yard scramble. Heyward stayed with the play and..." November 22

  • Justin Herbert Has Made the Leap. How Much Further Can He Go?

    The Ringer "TheThe first time Justin Herbert made NFL analysts look foolish for doubting him as a draft prospect came in his third NFL start. It was the first quarter of a Week 4 game in Tampa, and the Chargers had the ball near midfield. Herbert took the snap from under center, carried out a..." October 12

  • Jimmy Johnson Would Take Justin Herbert Over Patrick Mahomes

    The Big Lead "Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles Chargers have been a fun story of the young NFL season. Herbert has continued upon his path of excellence he started in his rookie season and Brandon Staley has proved to be just the kind of coach the team needed. Heading into Week 5, they hold the..." October 10

  • Justin Herbert receives ultimate praise from Browns HC Kevin Stefanski

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers are so far off to one of their promising starts to a season in years, as second-year quarterback Justin Herbert has been attracting the top headlines. Herbert has so far avoided having a sophomore slump. The 2020 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year..." October 07

  • Justin Herbert and Co. Usher in New Era of Chargers Football

    Bleacher Report "Y'know the same thought crossed the minds of everyone who watched Monday Night Football and saw the Las Vegas Raiders mount a mini-second half comeback: The Los Angeles Chargers will find some crazy to lose this contest because that's what they do.  "Chargering"..." October 05

  • Justin Herbert admits Micah Parsons on his mind ahead of Week 2 showdown vs. Cowboys

    Clutch Points "The Chargers QB spoke candidly about the Cowboys rookie, who could be a big factor on the field during their showdown in Week 2. Via Chargers.com. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid #eee;border-bottom:1px..." September 18

  • Justin Herbert’s hidden talent that Chargers fans need him to use more often

    Clutch Points "Justin Herbert could do no wrong for the Los Angeles Chargers last season. The third quarterback taken off the board during the 2020 NFL Draft outshined his more highly touted peers in Joe Burrow and Tua Tagovailoa to become the Offensive Rookie of the Year. But apparently,..." September 11

  • The Chargers X Factor For 2021 NFL Season, And It’s Not Justin Herbert

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers had a lot of changes this offseason, especially with their coaching staff. The Chargers got rid of Anthony Lynn and hired Brandon Staley, the former Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator who didn’t have to travel very far to his new..." September 05

  • How the Chargers are building their offense through Justin Herbert

    The Athletic "During the summer of 2009, Brandon Staley took a trip that forever altered his football life. Staley, then just a 26-year-old assistant at Division III powerhouse St. Thomas in Minnesota, talked his way into a week’s worth of meetings and practices with the Saints’..." September 03

  • The magic and mystery of Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert

    ESPN "Let's talk about the haircut. Justin Herbert looks away, visibly distraught. Not because he's embarrassed by the haircut in question -- in December, he showed up at a Chargers news conference looking less like a golden-haired surfer god and more like a military..." September 02

  • Max Kellerman is Extremely High on Justin Herbert

    The Big Lead "Justin Herbert will embark on a journey to avoid the dreaded sophomore slump in September after a stellar rookie year that got him the Offensive Rookie of the Year award. The Los Angeles Chargers got him some help in the form of first-round tackle Rashawn Slater and his receiving..." August 24

  • Keenan Allen has warning for rest of NFL about Justin Herbert

    Yardbarker "After winning Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2020, expectations are high for Justin Herbert in his second NFL season. One of his receivers thinks the Los Angeles Chargers quarterback is going to be up to the challenge. Keenan Allen raved about Herbert’s..." August 21

  • Colin Kaepernick Rated Higher Than Justin Herbert In Madden 22

    TMZ "Colin Kaepernick hasn't played a single snap in the NFL since January 2017, but he's still a better QB than half the starters in the league ... this, according to the new Madden 22 ratings. TMZ Sports has confirmed ... the 33-year-old ex-San Francisco 49ers..." August 19

  • Will Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert regress in 2021 after ROY campaign?

    The Athletic "It took an unfortunate injury to Tyrod Taylor, but Justin Herbert took the NFL by storm last season, throwing his way into prominence after setting rookie records for touchdowns and completions while also putting up impressive yardage totals. But after such an explosive..." August 18

  • Patrick Mahomes says Justin Herbert comment 'taken out of context'

    NFL.com "During a round of the American Celebrity Golf Championship, ?Patrick Mahomes? had some fun with the fans in Lake Tahoe. At one point, a patron told the Kansas City Chiefs signal-caller to "watch out for ?Justin Herbert? next year." July 14

  • Patrick Mahomes takes savage shot at Chargers QB Justin Herbert

    Clutch Points "The Kansas City Chiefs have dominated the AFC West division for five straight years. They expect to continue that success in 2021 and with Patrick Mahomes locked in for the long haul, it’ll be tough for anyone to knock them off the pedestal. Last year, Los Angeles..." July 12

  • Brandon Staley plans to have Chargers' new offense 'run through' Justin Herbert

    The Sports Daily "The Chargers struck gold with Justin Herbert, as he turned in one of the best rookie campaigns we’ve ever seen from a quarterback at the NFL level. Herbert played behind a subpar offensive line, with a patchwork receiving corps that struggled to stay healthy, and yet, he put his..." July 04

  • ESPN Analyst Strongly Thinks The Bengals Should “Regret” Drafting Joe Burrow Over Justin Herbert

    Total Pro Sports "The Joe Burrow vs. Justin Herbert debate has taken an incredible turn this week. ESPN’s Mike Tannenbaum has weighed in on the debate. During an appearance on “Get Up” he told his colleagues the Bengals should regret drafting Burrow over Herbert: July 03

  • Chargers Want Justin Herbert To Be A Coach On The Field

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert had a fantastic rookie season and Drew Brees made it clear recently that he has all the physical tools necessary to be a star in the NFL for a long time. As Brees knows, however, physical tools are not the entire story...." June 20

  • Drew Brees offers high praise of Justin Herbert

    USA Today "Retirement has been far from low-key for Drew Brees. The legendary New Orleans Saints quarterback has stayed in touch with his peers around the NFL since deciding to hang up his cleats, this time joining the Los Angeles Chargers for a minicamp practice session. Brees made the trip to..." June 16