UPDATE: Tyrod Taylor was formally ruled out of the team’s Week 2 game in the second quarter. Justin Herbert is 9 of 15 for 134 yards and a touchdown, and has rushed for five yards and a touchdown.
The Los Angeles Chargers have a huge surprise to open their Week 2 matchup with the Kansas City Chiefs. Quarterback Tyrod Taylor did not start the game, and instead rookie Justin Herbert is getting the start. Jim Nantz said Taylor suffered a chest injury and is questionable to return, according to Jonathan Jones.
Herbert is already off to a strong start. On the opening drive, he completed 2 of 4 passes for 51 yards and ran in a four-yard touchdown.