INDIANAPOLIS — It's time for the Week 11 version of the 2019 Colts Rookie Watch, where we take a look at the stats and highlights to track the progress of each rookie on the Indianapolis Colts' roster.
So, without further ado, here we go (snaps by position provided by Pro Football Focus):
» Ben Banogu, defensive end: Banogu, the Colts' second-round (49th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, logged 16 defensive snaps in last Sunday's Week 10 loss to the Miami Dolphins. Banogu has played 174 snaps so far — 158 on defense and nine on special teams — and has eight total tackles (two for a loss) 1.5 sacks, four quarterback hits and one pass defensed, while his one forced fumble ranks tied for sixth among all rookies.
» Parris Campbell, wide receiver: Campbell, the Colts' second-round (59th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, was inactive last Sunday against the Dolphins as he works his way back from a fractured hand suffered Week 9 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. For the season, Campbell has 15 receptions for 115 yards and a touchdown, and four rushing attempts for 34 yards (8.5 avg.), as well as seven kickoff returns for 177 yards (25.3 avg.). He's played 187 total snaps — 165 on offense (93 lined up out wide and 72 in the slot) and 22 on special teams.
» Ashton Dulin, wide receiver: Dulin, who was signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent in May, played in his sixth game of the season Week 10 against the Dolphins, and had his team-leading fifth special teams tackle, as well as a downed punt at the six-yard line in the second quarter, eventually leading to a Miami punt. Dulin, who played three offensive snaps and 17 special teams snaps in the game, has played 102 snaps in all on the year, including 20 on offense and 88 on special teams.
» Bobby Okereke, linebacker: Okereke, the Colts' third-round (89th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, earned his third straight start, and sixth of the season, last Sunday in the Colts' Week 10 loss to the Dolphins. He played 33 snaps in all, including 19 on defense, and finished with four tackles. Okereke has logged 362 snaps in all this season (279 on defense and 83 on special teams) and has 30 tackles (two for a loss) with one pass defensed and three special teams tackles, while he ranks tied for second among NFL rookies with one fumble recovery.
» E.J. Speed, linebacker: Speed, the Colts' fifth-round (164th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, was inactive in last Sunday's Week 10 loss to the Dolphins. For the season, Speed has played 122 total snaps — 33 on defense and 89 on special teams — and has collected six total tackles (one for a loss) and one special teams stop.
» Shakial Taylor, cornerback: Taylor, who was signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent in May, logged one defense snap — lined up in the slot — last Sunday in the team's Week 10 loss to the Dolphins. On the season, Taylor has played in four games and has logged 46 total snaps (41 at slot corner, three out wide and one in the box, with another snap on the kick coverage unit) and has collected two tackles and a pass defensed.
» Marvell Tell III, cornerback: Tell III, the Colts' fifth-round (144th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, had his most extensive action last Sunday against the Dolphins with 61 snaps — 46 on defense (43 out wide and three in the slot), and finished with three tackles and a pass defensed. Tell III has played in six games total and has logged 211 total snaps — 122 on defense and 89 on special teams — and has 10 tackles, two passes defensed and one special teams stop, while his one forced fumble ranks tied for sixth among all NFL rookies.
» Khari Willis, safety: Willis, the Colts' fourth-round (109th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, earned his fourth start of the season last Sunday against the Dolphins, logging 59 defensive snaps in all, and finishing with eight tackles (one for a loss). For the year, Willis has played 432 total snaps, including 377 on defense (156 at safety, 120 in the box, 49 along the defensive line, 46 at slot corner and six out wide) and 55 on special teams; his 41 total tackles ranks fifth among all NFL rookies, while his 32 solo tackles rank fourth. He also has two tackles for loss and one pass defensed on the year.
» Rock Ya-Sin, cornerback: Ya-Sin, the Colts' second-round (34th-overall) selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, earned his seventh start of the season — and sixth straight — last Sunday against the Dolphins, finishing with four tackles and a pass defensed; he played 78 snaps in all, including 64 on defense and 14 on special teams. Ya-Sin, whose 30 solo tackles rank tied for sixth among all NFL rookies, has 34 tackles in all with two passes defensed and one special teams stop. He's played a Colts rookie-high 610 snaps in all, including 499 on defense (441 lined up out wide, 35 in the box, 20 in the slot and three along the defensive line) and 111 on special teams.