Taylor Heinicke grew up a Packers fan and probably dreamed of making the Lambeau leap. Just not like this.
The Washington Football Team lost 24-10 to the Packers on Sunday, but the outcome might have been different had quarterback Taylor Heinicke been able to get into the end zone on two runs in the third quarter. Heinicke was ruled in the end zone at the end of a three-yard run, but a replay review [more]
Heinicke would probably like to have this one back.
Before the 2018 season, we noted that a significant rule change wasn’t getting enough attention. That rule change will get plenty of attention today among Washington fans. The rule change is that a head-first dive is now treated the same way as a feet-first slide, and so a quarterback who dives into the end zone [more]
Heinicke made a nice play to avoid the rush and McLaurin fought his way to making the catch in the end zone.