It seems that the worst fears of the Indian Cololis have been realized.
In order Kevin Patra of the NFL website, Indianapolis coach Frank Reich told reporters Monday that quarterback Carson Wentz will undergo surgery to repair the foot injury he suffered last week. Have been ampara venneri that the 28-year-old was out indefinitely because of the problem, but was trying to avoid surgery. Instead, Wentz will now be ruled out five to 12 weeks. This chronology casts doubt on his status for the start of the regular season.
Jacob Eason’s 2020 fourth-round draft is currently next on the Indianapolis depth chart and begins if the Colts have a game today. The club too signed veteran Brett Hundley over the weekend and has 2021 sixth-round selection Sam Ehlinger on the list.
Wentz officially joined the Colts through a trade deal from the Philadelphia Eagles in March to reunite with the Reich and offensive assistant Press Taylor, who both coached the signal-caller in the City of Brotherly Love. Since Friday, the Colts have been linked with current Chicago Bears quarterback and former Wentz backup Nick Foles in trade rumors, but it’s unclear if Reich and society feel the need to part with the assets. to acquire a proven convenience in the position before the preseason action.
The Colts play their first showdown game against the Carolina Panthers on August 15th.