Elliott: Chargers were dumb not to sit injured Justin Herbert in blowout loss to Jaguars

If quarterback thought he was being selfless by refusing to leave a game he probably shouldn’t have played in the first place and wasn’t sure he’d be able to start until he went through his warmups Sunday, he’s wrong. By continuing to play when the Chargers fell behind the Jacksonville Jaguars by three touchdowns late … Read more

Chargers coach Brandon Staley let Justin Herbert decide to keep playing injured in blowout loss to Jaguars

was a game-time decision to play on Sunday against the after fracturing rib cartilage in Week 2. Then he when Pro Bowl left tackle left the game with a biceps injury. So why — when his — was the franchise quarterback still on the field late in the game? It’s a question that surfaced in … Read more

Chargers look sluggish as Jaguars roll, can’t blame loss on Justin Herbert’s injury

For a moment on Sunday, the Chargers looked ready to rally behind their injured Pro Bowl quarterback. Justin Herbert uncorked a 54-yard strike to to spark a second-half drive against the Jacksonville Jaguars. This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. The big play stood in … Read more

Bears observations: Roquan Smith stars, Justin Fields struggles in win vs. Texans

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on CHICAGO – When the schedule came out in May, everyone had Sunday’s Week 3 matchup between the Bears and at Soldier Field as a must-win for Matt Eberflus’ team. And Lovie Smith’s, for that matter. … Read more

Justin Herbert may get ultrasound-guided painkilling injection in his ribs

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. When was the ’ starting quarterback, he was forced out of a game just minutes before kickoff when a painkilling injection to his ribs punctured his lung. The Chargers do not want history to repeat itself today. That’s … Read more

Presidents Cup singles: Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth out first for Sunday’s 12-match slate

The U.S. leads 11-7 entering Sunday singles after the Internationals won Saturday’s two-session day, 5-3, at the 14th Presidents Cup. The home team needs to reach 15 1/2 point in order to win the competition for the 12th time. Here’s a look at the 12 matchups, with NBC beginning live coverage at noon ET (all … Read more

NFL injury report: Justin Herbert to be game-time decision after missed practice, while Chris Godwin is ruled out

Most NFL teams delivered their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Here’s who is playing and who is not among the league’s biggest names, starting with a quarterback who seems to be fighting through plenty of pain to stay on the field. injuries: questionable after rib injury Many wondered how Justin Herbert managed … Read more

Justin Herbert might be questionable but he’s prepared to start Sunday

To appreciate how much pain he was feeling in that exact moment, consider this: With barely two minutes left and his down and desperate, surrendered. For one play, the team’s Pro Bowl quarterback was moved to forgo potentially running for a first down and instead flipped the ball into the turf. That happened in the … Read more

NFL betting, odds: Chargers vs. Jaguars line on the move as Justin Herbert’s status uncertain

In 2022, information is not hard to come by, especially when it comes to the NFL. All it takes is one tweet for word to spread quickly across the globe. We witnessed that first hand on Friday afternoon in relation to the and . Last Thursday night, Justin Herbert took a shot to the ribs … Read more

Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas ride magic short game to thrilling victory

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – It’s a familiar scene. Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas celebrating a clutch putt or impossible recovery shot in the most crucial moment. For the International team it’s a relentless highlight reel that will likely haunt … Read more