INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts have introduced their “will not play” list prior to present-day 2019 preseason Week 2 matchup in opposition to the Cleveland Browns at Lucas Oil Stadium:
• Wide receiver Parris Campbell
• Huge receiver Daurice Fountain
• Wide receiver Penny Hart
• Quarterback Andrew Luck
• Guard Quenton Nelson
• Defensive close Jabaal Sheard
• Kicker Adam Vinatieri
• Working back again Jordan Wilkins
There’s a chance other Colts gamers also won’t enjoy in present day matchup head coach Frank Reich claimed the team’s starters, meanwhile, are envisioned to play “about a quarter.”
“Right now the common prepare is for all people to perform,” Reich stated. “There may perhaps be an exception to that we may well at the last minute choose to make an exception. But for correct now the system is for most people to participate in.
“Those fellas who did not play the to start with activity, finding them a collection or two just to really feel it out there in a sport circumstance (would be excellent),” he included.
Among the individuals who sat out past week’s preseason opener versus the Buffalo Expenditures had been large receiver T.Y. Hilton, cornerback Kenny Moore II, running again Marlon Mack, security Clayton Geathers, restricted close Ross Travis, linebacker Ben Banogu, linebacker Darius Leonard, deal with Anthony Castonzo, heart Ryan Kelly, restricted conclusion Jack Doyle, restricted end Eric Ebron, defensive deal with/end Denico Autry and defensive stop Justin Houston.
Reich on Friday instructed Colts.com he has a few ambitions in intellect for the offense heading into present day 2nd preseason match, primarily when it will come to the rushing attack, which accounted for a merged 1 speeding yard in six attempts when the initial-crew offense was on the field previous week.
“Yeah, it’d be genuinely very good with our to start with device to have some achievements, make some very first downs, get the ball in the end zone — we’d definitely like to see that,” Reich explained. “And clearly we need to run the ball a small little bit far better than we did in that very first recreation. And so we’ll get it dialed in there, and that’ll certainly be 1 goal of this game.”
Defensively, Reich wants to see far more consistent stress out of the big fellas up entrance. The Colts experienced 3 sacks previous week from the Charges — two by Carroll Phillips and one particular by Al-Quadin Muhammad — but could not get considerably likely with their move rush early.
“I believe the next phase is to carry on to get strain on the passer,” Reich stated. “We’re usually type of in the very same mode — ‘Hey, quit the run, force them in the pass circumstances, and then get strain on the passer.’ And then at all instances, whether run or go, we’re forcing turnovers this state of mind of forcing turnovers. And then, actually, the other thing we’re just continuing to create — we saw it in Buffalo some, but we just want to proceed to see it — is just the rapidly pace of how we perform protection, of ending to the ball, working to the ball, hustle, hustle hustle this is a different excellent chance to create that.”