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Justin Herbert seems to have suffered a rib injury The Los Angeles Chargers are accessible. Kansas City Chiefs Thursday night, but despite the heavy loss, head coach Brandon Staley had high praise for the young quarterback.

Staley gave brief information Herbert’s situation after the gameHe said the team will have a better idea of ​​his injury on Friday, which he believes is a rib injury.

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, right, defends Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Carlos Dunlap II (8) during an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022, in Kansas City, Missouri.

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, right, defends Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Carlos Dunlap II (8) during an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022, in Kansas City, Missouri.
(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

“He’s fine. It was a tough game. You’re not going to see a quarterback — at any level of football — play harder and do more for their team and they want their team to give them more opportunities than that,” Staley said. .

Justin Herbert played through pain to keep the Chargers in the game, earning praise from the NFL.

“There is no one who can do what he can. No one. He showed a lot of courage. He showed us what he shows every day – that we never give up and he brought us back and gave us a chance.”

Herbert missed only one game after being on the field in the middle of the fourth quarter Chiefs defensive end Mike Danna. He came back to throw a 35-yard pass to DeAndre Carter to set up the Chargers’ next score.

Justin Herbert #10 of the Los Angeles Chargers lies on the ground after a hit during the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.

Justin Herbert #10 of the Los Angeles Chargers lies on the ground after a hit during the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.
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“It was a tough NFL game, and it took some big hits, and none of those plays had any impact on the team coming back, like they always do,” Staley continued.

According to the NFL Network, Herbert underwent X-rays after the game and will undergo more tests on Friday, but Staley did not hesitate to tell reporters Thursday night that he was not concerned about Herbert moving forward.

Justin Herbert, #10 of the Los Angeles Chargers is helped off the field by medical personnel after a hit in the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.

Justin Herbert, #10 of the Los Angeles Chargers is helped off the field by medical personnel after a hit in the fourth quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.
(Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

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“No, because he’s Justin Herbert.”

33-of-48 for 334 yards, three touchdowns and A critical hack.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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