INDIANAPOLIS – You asked them and we answered them.
Here’s “Four-Down Friday” which is a weekly Twitter Q and A piece that will run every Friday.
This week’s installment of questions focuses on
Harrison will get his second major NFL test on Saturday night, and this one comes with far more preparation than the pop quiz he received in the preseason opener. After being thrust into action just seven snaps into the preseason opener, Harrison now has an entire week of practice behind him with
There’s a reason Harrison was a three-year starter in the SEC. The staff has praised him ever since the team’s rookie minicamp back in mid-May. Andrew Luck thinks highly of Harrison and the top priority for whoever lines up in front of 12, must have his protection atop their list.
@KBowenColts at OLB with Rob being out first 4 games and Adongo on IR who do you see making the team besides Werner Walden and Mathis??— Dylan Green (@Dylan2daGreen) August 14, 2014
You mentioned the top three guys and even though I won’t go in-depth on them, they shouldn’t be taken for granted.
@KBowenColts Will the Colts continue to look for O-Line in FA?— Brock Easley (@ImBrockEasley) August 14, 2014
No matter the position (well maybe not quarterback or specialists), this staff is always going to evaluate other options to try and improve the roster. I mentioned this in the mailbag earlier this week but the two dates to watch are August 26 (the cut down to 75) and then August 30 (the final cut to 53).
Typically, teams carry nine offensive linemen on a 53-man roster. So as cuts begin to be made keep an eye on some of the teams with deep line groups and you know the Colts will be scouring that waiver wire to see if a guy fits what they are looking for in the trenches.