It’s the first week of the season and we already have an injured starting quarterback.
In the second quarter of WFT-Chargers game, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick was forced to leave the game with a hip injury after getting drilled in the backfield.
Chargers EDGE Uchenna Nwosu sells rush upfield, cuts inside and applies a rip to keep his body clean.
Monstrous hit on Ryan Fitzpatrick. pic.twitter.com/QG7izxGaNo
— Gavino Borquez (@GavinoBorquez) September 12, 2021
Here's the big hit on Fitzpatrick that has Taylor Heinicke warming up pic.twitter.com/U5P829SkIZ
— Mark Bullock (@MarkBullockNFL) September 12, 2021
Taylor Heinicke replaced Fitzp[atrick at QB after the injury.
Taylor Heinicke is in at QB for Washington after Ryan Fitzpatrick walked off the field with the team’s training staff.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 12, 2021