Taylor Heinicke RUMORS & NEWS

  • With Taylor Heinicke, Washington has to take the bitter with the sweet

    The Athletic "Taylor Heinicke didn’t lose Sunday’s 33-22 game to the Saints, but he didn’t come close to winning it, either. And his two interceptions, each at a critical juncture, were as central to the loss as Washington’s defense again stepping on its own … toes. (I want to..." October 11

  • Ron Rivera: “Nothing is ever done” with Taylor Heinicke

    NBC Sports Washington "Earlier this week, Washington Football Team head coach Ron Rivera said he wanted quarterback Taylor Heinicke to be a bit more of a "game-manager." Those comments came just one day after a poor outing from his quarterback in Buffalo, but they did seem a bit odd..." October 04

  • Ron Rivera wants Taylor Heinicke to be more of a game manager

    NBC Sports Washington "If you were to draw up a scale to measure quarterbacks and their styles of play and had that scale range from ultra safe to ultra aggressive, Taylor Heinicke would check in far closer to the latter than the former. The pylon-seeking signal caller loves to give his..." September 28

  • Washington Quarterback Taylor Heinicke Could Keep Starting Job

    Pro Football Rumors "Taylor Heinicke might be here to stay. The Washington quarterback has a real chance to keep his grip on the starting role, according to sources who spoke with NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport.  Heinicke will start on Sunday afternoon against the Bills in place..." September 26

  • Buffalo Bills are not overlooking Taylor Heinicke

    Yahoo! Sports "The excitement surrounding the Buffalo Bills’ Week 3 matchup with the Washington Football Team once centered around quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Not anymore. The Ex-Bills QB was placed on injured reserve after his team’s win last week over the New York Giants...." September 23

  • Taylor Heinicke’s attempts to partner with Heineken fell flat. Enter Bud Light.

    MSN.com "After Heineken resisted Taylor Heinicke’s overtures for a fitting endorsement deal, Bud Light saw an opportunity and seized it, much like the Washington Football Team quarterback has done throughout his time in D.C. Heinicke, who started in place of the injured Ryan Fitzpatrick..." September 23

  • Can Taylor Heinicke Be a Washington Leader?

    SI "The archetype of a Super Bowl champion quarterback is not always set in stone. They can be the early-career Patrick Mahomes of their team and carry the offense to victory, or they can be a late-career Peyton Manning, who gets the job done and allows the defense to shine just as much..." September 20

  • Taylor Heinicke’s fairy-tale beginning could have Washington seeing stars

    The Athletic "Oh, come on! You’re all in now, right? “The Ballad of Taylor Heinicke,” by Flatt and Scruggs. Tinker, Taylor, (Nate) Solder, (I) Spy an offside on the Giants at the gun. September 17

  • Taylor Heinicke believes he has earned the right to start the rest of the season

    NFL.com "Ryan Fitzpatrick?'s addition to the Washington Football Team brought with it plenty of promise and possibilities. His departure in the season opener due to hip subluxation looked to be a deflating blow for the Football Team. Enter Taylor Heinicke?. September 17

  • Who is Taylor Heinicke? Meet the Washington QB replacing Ryan Fitzpatrick after injury

    Sporting News "The Washington Football Team is looking for a Taylor-made win on Thursday. The Washington Football Team QB carousel was among the most intriguing stories in football in 2020, and that has followed them into the 2021 season. Heinicke, the team's backup who got some shine in..." September 16

  • Washington’s Taylor Heinicke has dreamed of being a starting QB — ‘and here we are’

    The Athletic "Chase Young’s initial reaction to the Washington Football Team’s late-season quarterback addition encapsulated the feeling for many. “I was like, ‘Dang, who is that little guy?’” he said. September 15

  • Chase Young says Taylor Heinicke could start on any team in the NFL

    The Score "Washington Football Team quarterback Taylor Heinicke received a major endorsement ahead of his first regular-season start since 2018. "I think (Heinicke) can start on any other team in the league," defensive end Chase Young said Tuesday, according to The Athletic's..." September 15

  • Washington must give Taylor Heinicke a chance as it again finds itself in QB limbo

    The Athletic "Teams plan, football laughs. The Washington Football Team spent significant dollars and most of its offseason servicing the notion that Ryan Fitzpatrick would be the answer at quarterback this season. It was settled law in Ashburn. The rightness or wrongness of the decision to not..." September 13

  • Washington Football Team names Ryan Fitzpatrick the starter over Taylor Heinicke

    The Score "Washington Football Team quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick will start the team's Week 1 contest, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. It was widely expected the veteran would lead the offense over Taylor Heinicke, but the decision hadn't been..." August 29

  • Taylor Heinicke Should Be Hot Preseason Trade Target for QB-Needy Teams

    Bleacher Report "Several NFL teams could use an upgrade or more competition at the quarterback position. More could join that group in the weeks to come as injuries inevitably strike during training camps and the preseason.  For those teams, the usual names have been tossed out there...." August 13

  • QB Taylor Heinicke looking impressive in Washington camp?

    Larry Brown Sports "It’s been widely assumed that Ryan Fitzpatrick will end up being the starting quarterback for the Washington Football Team in 2021. However, the player who started Washington’s playoff game last year might have something to say about that. Read More - June 12