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We read that Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor was a final-second scratch from very last Sunday’s activity from the Chiefs for the reason that he experienced difficulties from a painkilling injection he was getting thanks to injured ribs.

Extra data about all those difficulties came to gentle in a Wednesday report. Adam Schefter of ESPN reviews that Taylor’s lung was punctured when the team’s medical doctor was administering the injection. Schefter adds that the NFLPA is seeking into what happened.

Taylor had to go to the hospital as a outcome of the slip-up and has because been produced. Head mentor Anthony Lynn reported earlier this week that the quarterback was progressing well in his restoration.

Lynn also reported that Taylor is going to be the team’s starter in excess of rookie Justin Herbert if he’s a hundred per cent. Wednesday’s report creates doubt that he’ll be back again to that place by Sunday’s video game versus the Panthers and far more great outings for Herbert could lead to a adjust in programs from the mentor. That would make an presently painful condition that considerably worse for Taylor.

UPDATE twelve:21 p.m. ET: The NFLPA has confirmed that they are investigating the conditions of Taylor’s injury.