Taylor Heinicke RUMORS & NEWS

  • Taylor Heinicke made classy move about Commanders’ QB situation

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington Commanders quarterback Taylor Heinicke was responsible for a fairly classy move that will give rookie Sam Howell his first career NFL start. Reports on Wednesday indicated that Heinicke was set to start the Commanders’ season finale against the Dallas Cowboys, but..." January 04

  • Taylor Heinicke Expected to Start for Commanders over Carson Wentz in Week 18

    Clutch Points "The Washington Commanders quarterback rotation this season has been a confusing and winding journey. They’ll enter Week 18 with a different quarterback under center as the Commanders look towards the future. Washington started Carson Wentz in Week 17. That..." January 04

  • Carson Wentz to start for Commanders, Ron Rivera benches Taylor Heinicke

    Pro Football Talk "The Commanders have a new starting quarterback. Their old starting quarterback. Carson Wentz will start Sunday’s game against the Browns, the team announced. " December 28

  • Washington's Taylor Heinicke benched, position to be reevaluated

    ESPN "Washington coach Ron Rivera benched Taylor Heinicke for Carson Wentz in the fourth quarter of Saturday's loss to San Francisco, but Rivera said he's not yet sure if that's a permanent move. Rivera said he'll name a starting quarterback early in the..." December 24

  • Commanders To Stick With QB Taylor Heinicke

    ESPN "The Washington Commanders will stick with Taylor Heinicke at quarterback -- for now. But coach Ron Rivera said Monday that he'll consider making a change to Carson Wentz if they don't "get back on track." Heinicke has started the past..." December 20

  • Carson Wentz: I’m going to do what I can to help and support Taylor Heinicke

    Pro Football Talk "With Taylor Heinicke leading the Commanders to a 4-1 record in their last five games, head coach Ron Rivera elected to keep him as the starter over Carson Wentz, who is returning from a finger injury. Wentz was designated to return from injured reserve on Wednesday and..." November 23

  • Commanders' Ron Rivera confirms Taylor Heinicke will remain starter over Carson Wentz

    Clutch Points "Washington Commanders head coach Ron Rivera had just one word to describe why he confirmed his decision to keep the team’s new sheriff in town and start quarterback Taylor Heinicke over Carson Wentz in a 23-10 Sunday win over the Houston Texans:..." November 20

  • Commanders QB Taylor Heinicke Trolls Eagles By Buying Himself & His O-Linemen Green & White Jordans

    Total Pro Sports "Washington Commanders quarterback Taylor Heinicke found an awesome way to thank his offensive linemen following the club’s monumental win on Monday night. Heinicke and the heavy underdog Commanders came into Lincoln Financial Field and dominated the Philadelphia Eagles, handing..." November 18

  • Commanders Name Taylor Heinicke As Starter vs. Texans

    SI "With the chance of Carson Wentz potentially being activated for this week’s Commanders–Texans game, Washington coach Ron Rivera announced that the starting quarterback will still be Taylor Heinicke this week. Heinicke has started the last four..." November 17

  • Vikings' Kris Boyd Rips Commanders, Taylor Heinicke, For Postgame Celebration

    TMZ "They say the NFL is a copycat league, but Vikings defensive back Kris Boyd isn't trying to hear that ... especially when it comes to teams mimicking postgame celebrations. Boyd unleashed on the Commanders and Taylor Heinicke ... after video surfaced of the QB..." November 16

  • Taylor Heinicke: Whatever decision they want to make at QB, let’s go

    NFL.com "Once upon a 2022 schedule release, Week 10 was circled on the Carson Wentz reunion tour. With Wentz' finger injury having halted the Philadelphia homecoming storyline, Washington Commanders backup quarterback Taylor Heinicke grabbed the headlines and..." November 15

  • Taylor Heinicke gets $125,000 bonus with each Commanders win

    Pro Football Talk "Taylor Heinicke has 125,000 reasons to celebrate every time the Commanders win. Heinicke’s contract gives him a $125,000 bonus every time he plays at least 60 percent of the team’s offensive snaps and they win the game. That happened for the first time last week, when..." October 27

  • Taylor Heinicke reveals his petty move for every team that he beats

    Larry Brown Sports "Taylor Heinicke is very clearly a man of the culture. The Washington Commanders QB showed up to his press conference on Wednesday sporting a brand-new pair of green Air Jordans. Heinicke proudly showed off the fresh kicks by putting his feet up on the table. Heinicke’s..." October 26

  • Taylor Heinicke cashed in with big incentive

    Larry Brown Sports "Taylor Heinicke led the Washington Commanders to a big upset win over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, and the veteran quarterback made some extra money in the process. Heinicke is making just $1.5 million in base salary this season, but his contract includes incentives. According to..." October 24

  • Commanders' Taylor Heinicke says he's a different QB from last year

    ESPN "Washington Commanders quarterback Taylor Heinicke said he's a different player than last season. Now he'll get a chance to prove just how much. When Heinicke starts against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, he'll be able to draw upon his 2021..." October 20

  • Taylor Heinicke will start for Commanders vs. Packers in Week 7; rookie Sam Howell will be new backup

    CBS Sports "A week after Ron Rivera said -- and then publicly regretted saying -- that "quarterback" was the Commanders' biggest issue, Washington will officially undergo a QB change for Sunday's Week 7 game against the Packers. With starter Carson Wentz set to miss..." October 18