NEWPORT BEACH, CA — The Los Angeles Chargers claimed victory Sunday over the winless New York Jets at SoFi Stadium.
Quarterback Justin Herbert and Keenan Allen had nice showings in Sunday’s sport on the heels of what may have been their worst offensive efficiency in additional than a 12 months one week in the past. The Chargers got here away with a 34-28 victory.
Herbert accomplished 37 of 49 passes for 366 yards and three touchdowns, the fifth time in his 9 begins he has thrown no less than three landing passes, setting an NFL rookie file.
Herbert additionally prolonged his NFL rookie file streak of throwing a number of landing passes to seven video games.
Herbert threw for 277 yards within the first half, essentially the most by an NFL rookie since 1980. The earlier file was 273 by Andrew Luck in 2012. Herbert’s 54-yard cross to Tyron Johnson within the second quarter was his sixth completion of no less than 50 yards, essentially the most within the league.
Herbert’s efficiency was “precisely what we anticipated,” Chargers coach Anthony Lynn stated.