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Jacoby Brissett will not play Saturday

Friday, August 23rd, 2019

With Andrew Luck's status in doubt for Week One, the Colts don't want to risk anything happening to his backup, Jacoby Brissett. Brissett will not play in Saturday's third preseason game, Zak Keefer of TheAthletic.com reports. The Colts are resting most of their starters and Brissett has been the starting quarterback in the preseason while Luck's lingering leg injury continues to sideline him.

Winnipeg field shortened for Packers-Raiders

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The preseason game between the Green Bay Packers and Oakland Raiders in Winnipeg on Thursday night was played on an 80-yard field due to concerns about the turf in each end zone. Daniel Carlson hit a 33-yard field goal with eight seconds left to lift the Raiders past the Packers, 22-21. With holes in the turf -- from where goal posts are placed for Canadian Football League play -- that could not be properly filled, each end zone was moved 10 yards closer to the middle of the field.

Winnipeg field shortened for Packers-Raiders

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The preseason game between the Green Bay Packers and Oakland Raiders in Winnipeg on Thursday night was played on an 80-yard field due to concerns about the turf in each end zone. With holes in the turf -- from where goal posts are placed for Canadian Football League play -- that could not be properly filled, each end zone was moved 10 yards closer to the middle of the field. Pylons were placed at each end of both 10-yard lines, marking the front of the end zone, and at each end of both normal goal lines (for the back of the end zone).

NFL 2019: Luck’s leg injury creates opening in AFC South

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The popular pick to win the AFC South all offseason has been Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. The ever-changing diagnosis for his strained left calf and ankle is dredging up bad memories of 2017, when his recovery from shoulder surgery kept him out all season. And dampened the soaring expectations for a team coming off its first playoff berth in four seasons.

NFL 2019: Luck’s leg injury creates opening in AFC South

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The popular pick to win the AFC South all offseason has been Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. The ever-changing diagnosis for his strained left calf and ankle is dredging up bad memories of 2017, when his recovery from shoulder surgery kept him out all season. And dampened the soaring expectations for a team coming off its first playoff berth in four seasons.

NFL 2019: Injury rash has Colts searching for answers

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Andrew Luck's most recent snap with the starting offense came in January. Adam Vinatieri, the NFL's career scoring leader, missed Indy's first two preseason games with an injured knee. All-Pro left guard Quenton Nelson missed all of last week with a sore ankle and starting defensive end Jabaal Sheard hasn't practiced since early August because of a problematic knee.

Veteran WR Inman returns to Chargers

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The Los Angeles Chargers brought back wide receiver Dontrelle Inman on Thursday. Inman, 30, played in 41 games over four seasons with the Chargers before being traded to the Chicago Bears in October 2017. Inman played in 15 games with the Indianapolis Colts last season, tallying 28 catches for 304 yards and three scores.

Chuck Pagano will always have strong feelings for Indianapolis

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Pagano was diagnosed with leukemia in 2012, his first year as the Colts head coach. “I was only there a short time before I was diagnosed,” Pagano said, via Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune. Pagano coached the Colts for six seasons, and the ties remain.

Broncos claim Tyler Jones, Dadi Nicolas off waivers

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

The Broncos announced several moves Wednesday, including the previously reported signing of tight end/fullback Orson Charles. The Broncos claimed offensive lineman Tyler Jones off waivers from the Jets and linebacker Dadi Nicolas off waivers from the Colts. The team also waived linebacker Aaron Wallace with an injury designation along with its previously announced transactions of placing tight end Bug Howard and cornerback Horace Richardson on injured reserve.

Injury rash opens door for Colts’ revolving running backs

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Marlon Mack looks around the Indianapolis Colts locker room and sees the continually changing nameplates. On Monday, Charcandrick West and Marquis Young went up on running back row. On Tuesday, James Williams joined the group.