Who is NFL star Justin Herbert’s girlfriend? Meet Rylee Jean Kirk

Lane Dias November 26, 2020
Who is NFL star Justin Herbert’s girlfriend? Meet Rylee Jean Kirk
Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images

Who is NFL star Justin Herbert’s girlfriend? Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert sported a new haircut during Sunday’s game against the New York Jets, prompting questions about the new look. Some fans speculated whether he’d chosen the style himself or his partner had.

Who is Justin Herbert’s girlfriend?

Who is NFL star Justin Herbert’s girlfriend? It’s unknown whether the 22-year-old definitively has a girlfriend but reports have romantically linked the Chargers quarterback with another sports-affiliated star.

The identity of the woman in question is Rylee Jean Kirk, aka Monster Energy supercross girl, according to BlackSportsOnline.

What we know about Rylee Jean Kirk is her birthday falls on 13 July. Rylee Jean is a 21-year-old, Los Angeles-based model and she and Herbert follow each other on Instagram.

Her older brother, Hunter, plays American Football too, albeit not professionally. He supports the San Francisco 49ers.

According to her Webnode profile, Rylee Jean is 5ft 9in and weighs about 125lbs.

Herbert’s American football career

Justin Herbert entered the NFL 2020 Draft in the first round and was the overall sixth pick.

College career

Herbert was born in Oregon and attended Oregon College, where he played football for four years. During that time, Herbert and his side achieved a 29-14 record. Herbert threw 813 pass completions from 1,273 attempts, 95 of them resulting in a touchdown.

Overall, his passing yards for the Ducks accumulated 10,541 yards, while he was intercepted on 22 occasions. His rushing stats saw him make 560 yards and 13 touchdowns.

In his final season with the Ducks, he led the team to the Rose Bowl, where Herbert won the offensive MVP award.

Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images

Chargers record

Herbert made his first NFL start against Super Bowl champions the Kansas City Chiefs, replacing quarterback Tyrod Taylor, who was injured in the warm-up.

In the encounter Herbert finished with 311 passing yards, which included a touchdown. He also rushed for one touchdown and threw an interception.

The side lost 23-20 in overtime but, despite the defeat, Herbert became only the third player in NFL history to surpass 300 yards and rush for a touchdown in his opening match.

Herbert recorded his highest yardage total to date in the side’s victory over the New York Yets on Sunday.

The 22-year-old currently has 22 NFL touchdowns, six interceptions and has thrown for 2,699 yards.

Have something to tell us about this article?
Let us know
BA (Hons) First Class degree in Sports Journalism at the University of East London. Sports fan, avid traveller, foodie and lover of films and tv.