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The Colts continue to struggle to keep healthy wide receivers. They have sent Marcus Johnson to IR after he was injured on a blatantly uncalled personal foul in which he was tackled several yards out of bounds. There is not a “good” way to end up on IR Matthias Farley Jersey , but this one has to sting for Johnson who was robbed of an opportunity by a cheap play. To replace Johnson and hopefully provide a shot in the arm of a miserably bad receiver group, the Colts have signed veteran receiver Dontrelle Inman. Inman is 6’3” 205lbs, and has played in 49 games in his NFL career. He has played for the Bears and Chargers and has size and experience, which the Colts lack both of in their receiver room. It is unknown when T.Y. Hilton will be able to return, but Ryan Grant also suffered an ankle injury against the Jets, so depending on Grant’s status, Inman may be asked to step in immediately in an attempt to provide Andrew Luck a warm body to throw to. The Colts also have added CB D.J. Killings to their practice squad. Given the way they’ve used their practice squad players, he is someone to watch carefully, because the Colts have been pretty liberal with their usage in terms of bringing guys up and putting them in action from the practice squad, either by necessity or in cases where they believe it gives them a matchup advantage. Killings is 6’0” 185lbs and was a part of the Eagles’ offseason program before being waived during final cuts. He was signed last year by the Patriots as an UDFA. Time spent with two winning organizations is encouraging White Kenny Moore Jersey , though not indicative of his ability. The Colts would be pleased if his story were like that of the last UDFA CB to come their way after signing first with the Patriots. Kenny Moore took just that pathway before being waived and then claimed by the Colts.The good, the bad, and the Glowinski from the Colts’ first preseason game The Colts’ are finally back playing football. Now it’s not really meaningful football but it is football nonetheless. The main goal of preseason isn’t too light up the scoreboard or dominate opponents (although it would be nice) but to escape the games injury free and have some roster bubble guys prove their worth while the starters shake off the off-season rust. There was a lot of good in the Colts 19-17 win Thursday night along with a lot of bad. There was also quite a bit of ugly last night as well (looking at you Mark Glowinski). So without further ado lets jump into the Good, the Bad, and the Glowinski of last night’s preseason match-up:The GoodYes this is not a drill, the savior at QB, the neck beard himself is back playing in a football game. How hard has it been listening to National media this offseason harping on how “Andrew Luck will never play again” or how he hasn’t thrown a ball in 180 days or whatever they would say? Luck came out last night and proved to all the doubters that he’s coming to play this season. The highlight of the game for Luck wasn’t a dazzling deep bomb or a rifle over the middle but when he immediately popped up after a hit by Seattle’s LB Bobby Wagner in the first quarter. While we all held our breath as he took that hit, Luck jumped up with a big smile on his face. He’s back everybody.The depth at defensive line looked impressive. Now the starters are a completely different story as Russell Wilson was moving the ball with ease when he was in the game but the 2nd and 3rd string defensive lineman were really getting some pressure in the second half. Anchored by strong play from veteran John Simon who looks surprisingly comfortable in his new 4-3 end position and Hassan Ridgeway who was all over the place last night, the reserves on the line were constantly creating pressure. That will be a huge plus for the Colts this year if they can have a good rotation up front that can create pressure especially coming off of a season where almost all of the pressure was created solely by Jabaal Sheard. They got the win. Why does this matter, it’s just the preseason? Well for starters http://www.authenticsindianapoliscolts.com/cheap-jack-doyle-jersey , they actually took a lead into the fourth quarter and were able to hold onto it. That has to be another sigh of relief for Colts fans who watched last year’s team turn 9 halftime leads into a measly 4 win season. Although the offense was very vanilla and has yet to really put in any real wrinkles that we’ll see in the regular season, it was nice seeing the team move the ball and get the win. It also has to be a big morale boost for the players who were on last years team to come away with a win.Other players who stood out to me/who I want to see more of: RBs Jordan Wilkins and Marlon Mack, WRs KJ Brent and Kasen Williams, LBs Skai Moore and Matthew Adams, OL Joe Haeg and Quenton Nelson, CB Nate Hairston. The BadAlthough the team did come away with the win, the first team defense wasn’t really a reason why. The lack of corner talent was evident from the word go as Seattle’s receivers were effortlessly getting open. The starters along the defensive line struggled to get any pressure or contain Russell Wilson. The linebackers were missing tackles. Outside of a couple of bright spots like Skai Moore rotating in and Nate Hairston’s nice interception, the defense looks like it has a ways to go. Obviously we don’t want to overreact to a preseason game but we knew going into this year that the defense was a work in progress. Still though, hopefully we see some improvement in second preseason game. Some rookies had their fair share of struggles. I don’t really want to harp too much on this as they are rookies getting acclimated to the NFL game but some of them definitely struggled last night. Nyheim Hines had a rough night returning punts as he muffed two in the fourth quarter along with having another fumble being saved by the refs calling his forward progress stopped. 2nd round guard Braden Smith had some trouble last night in pass protection. Seahawks rookie Rasheem Green blew past him in the 3rd quarter for an easy sack. WRs Deon Cain and Daurice Fountain didn’t necessarily hurt themselves with poor play but both not being on the field last night paved the way for guys like KJ Brent and Kasen Williams to look pretty good. Overall though, these rookies will get better. This was their first game and we should all expect improvement going forward. Some other players who had poor games/who I don’t want to see more of: S Shamarko Thomas Youth Ryan Kelly Jersey , RB Christine Michael, OT J’Marcus Webb, LB Antonio Morrison

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