Wink Martindale: Justin Herbert can throw a strawberry through a battleship
The Chargers are headed to Baltimore for a date with the Ravens this Sunday and that means Ravens defensive coordinator Wink Martindale is going to be the next man to try to come up with a plan to slow down Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert.
Herbert has thrown for 1,576 yards and 13 touchdowns through the first five games of the season and Martindale had an evocative way of describing what he’s up against when he spoke to reporters on Thursday about Sunday’s game.
“He’s one of those guys that could throw a strawberry through a battleship,” Martindale said, via Jonas Shaffer of the Baltimore Sun.
The colorful way of describing a quarterback’s arm strength isn’t something you hear everyday, but it also isn’t something that Martindale came up with on …
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