Taylor Heinicke RUMORS & NEWS

  • Taylor Heinicke thinks it’ll be “a fun battle” with Ryan Fitzpatrick

    NBC Sports Washington "  Based off of his contract, his extensive experience and the way he's performed as of late, Ryan Fitzpatrick is who most expect will start at quarterback for the Washington Football Team in Week 1 of the 2021 season.  What does the guy who last..." March 31

  • Taylor Heinicke: I’m excited to be back

    Pro Football Talk "Washington announced its two-year extension with Taylor Heinicke on Wednesday morning, and the quarterback called receiving his $8.75 million deal a good feeling. “Everyone knows I was at home taking math classes,” Heinicke said, via the team website. “So..." February 10

  • Washington Signs QB Taylor Heinicke To Two-Year, $8.75M Extension

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport, the Washington Football Team has agreed to terms with QB Taylor Heinicke on a two-year extension worth $8.75 million.  Rapoport adds the deal includes incentives based on how many starts Heinicke makes.  " February 10

  • Taylor Heinicke Goes Full Superman, Dives From 4-Yard Line To Get Incredible TD

    Total Pro Sports "Taylor Heinicke is making a name for himself on the big stage. In the second half against the Tampa Bay Bucs, the Bucs QB lifted his team when he ran out of the pocket, dove from the 4-yard line and scored an impressive TD. " January 10

  • Taylor Heinicke Shares Funny Tom Brady Patriots Memory

    Heavy "Taylor Heinicke was the toast of the town on Saturday night despite him and the Washington Football Team coming up short against Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC Wildcard game. Heinicke gave great effort and performed well, but it wasn’t enough as Brady and the..." January 10

  • Terry McLaurin, Taylor Heinicke share moment before leaving field after Washington defeat

    Clutch Points "The Washington Football Team may have lost their Wild Card game to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but the team will not forget how Taylor Heinicke suit up on short notice and played his heart out against Tom Brady. With starting quarterback Alex Smith a late..." January 10

  • Taylor Heinicke questionable to return with shoulder injury

    Pro Football Talk "Washington quarterback Taylor Heinicke has performed admirably in his first career postseason start, which is the second start of his career. But Heinicke now is out of the game. He got hit on back-to-back plays in the fourth quarter, rising after each holding his..." January 10

  • Taylor Heinicke announces he wants to stay in Washington

    CBS Sports "Washington Football Team quarterback Taylor Heinicke recorded his best performance as a pro during Washington's 31-23 postseason loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday night, and it's one he's hoping will keep him in rotation in Washington moving..." January 10

  • Patrick Mahomes, Tom Brady left impressed with Taylor Heinicke

    Larry Brown Sports "Taylor Heinicke’s surprisingly stellar play was the story despite his team’s loss on Saturday night, and the third-string quarterback left even his fellow NFL stars impressed. Heinicke started for Washington against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their NFC Wild Card game on..." January 10

  • Washington’s Taylor Heinicke puts NFL on notice: ‘I deserve to be in this league’

    Clutch Points "With Alex Smith inactive due to his calf injury, the Washington Football Team turned to backup playmaker Taylor Heinicke as the starter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The former XFL gunslinger may not have led the team to a victory, but he did come out with a brave performance..." January 10

  • Social Media Turns On Taylor Heinicke After Unearthed Article On How He Felt About BLM Protestors

    Total Pro Sports "For three hours on Saturday, social media was in love with Taylor Heinicke as he looked poised to take down Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Bucs. Heinicke threw for 306 yards and a pair of touchdowns as the Washington Football team lost and got eliminated by the Bucs. Shortly..." January 10

  • Alex Smith inactive, Taylor Heinicke to start for Washington vs. Tampa Bay

    MSN.com "Washington quarterback Alex Smith will not get to continue his storybook season tonight. Instead, Smith will be inactive because of his lingering calf injury, according to multiple reports. That means Taylor Heinicke will be Washington’s starting..." January 09

  • Meet Washington Football Team QB Taylor Heinicke, starting in place of injured Alex Smith

    USA Today "With Alex Smith nursing a bad calf, the Washington Football Team is reaching down the depth chart at quarterback for its wild-card round game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday night. Washington will go with Taylor Heinicke, who will be making the second start of his..." January 09

  • Washington QB Taylor Heinicke’s Father Died Suddenly at Age 50

    Heavy "Hours before the Washington Football Team kicked off their Wild Card Playoff Game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on January 9, the D.C. franchise announced that Taylor Heinicke, not veteran starter Alex Smith, would be leading the team at quarterback. Smith was..." January 09

  • Taylor Heinicke: I feel like I know the offense like the back of my hand

    Pro Football Talk "Washington’s Alex Smith is expected to play in Saturday’s wild-card matchup with Tampa Bay, but how much the quarterback will be on the field is still in question. Backup Taylor Heinicke took the majority of Thursday’s first-team snaps, as head..." January 07

  • Taylor Heinicke takes most snaps at Washington Football Team practice

    Yahoo! Sports "Washington coach Ron Rivera says he might use both of his quarterbacks, Alex Smith and Taylor Heinicke, on Saturday against Tampa Bay. In practice, Heinicke is getting most of the work. Smith is still not 100 percent healed from a calf injury, and Rivera told reporters..." January 07

  • Ron Rivera: Taylor Heinicke to start for Washington if Alex Smith can’t

    Sportsnaut "Washington Football Team coach Ron Rivera expressed optimism that quarterback Alex Smith will be under center next week against the Eagles in Philadelphia in a game that will decide the NFC East champion. However, if Smith misses his third straight game with a right calf injury,..." December 29

  • Washington benches QB Dwayne Haskins; Taylor Heinicke to play under center

    USA Today "The Washington Football Team has seen enough, and so have all of the fans as well. After a terrible showing in Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers, Ron Rivera has made the decision to pull the plug on the former first-round pick, and it could very likely be the last..." December 27