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Tagged: Jacoby Brissett (61 Results)

Mar
18

Dolphins sign QB Brissett

The Miami Dolphins agreed to a one-year contract this week with quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT. Brissett has started 32 games for the Patriots and Colts during his five-year NFL career, but heMore is expected to assume the backup role behind TUA TAGOVAILOA in Miami. Speculation also continues about the possible addition of disgruntled Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATION. Less

Source: Miami Herald

Factoid: Short-yardage rushing

Playing around with some short-yardage rushing data, I see another area where I think Carson Wentz will be successful in 2021. I think he’ll be a top-10 quarterback in terms of running for touchdowns.  more »

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Feb
3

Colts QB Eason says he’s ready to compete for starting job

With Indianapolis quarterback PHILIP RIVERS recently retiring and backup JACOBY BRISSETT without a contract, third-string signal-caller JACOB EASON is currently the last man standing int the Colt’s quarterback room. Eason, aMore fourth-round pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, insists that he is ready to compete for the starting job in Indianapolis “as soon as possible”. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star

Factoid: Patriots sans Brady

The Patriots are moving into the post-Brady era. Now what? Will they go after a big-name quarterback in the offseason?  more »

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Mar
19

Colts add veteran QB Rivers

The Indianapolis Colts agreed to a one-year contract with veteran quarterback PHILIP RIVERS this week, likely ending the short-lived JACOBY BRISSETT era. Rivers spent three years working with current Colts headMore coach Frank Reich, and the talented offensive line in Indianapolis will be a significant upgrade over what Rivers worked behind with the Chargers. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star

Around the NFL: Philip Rivers

Philip Rivers to the Colts is the rumor du jour, and it's a fit that could make a lot of sense for both sides. Old and decrepit though he may be, Rivers is a better passer even now than Jacoby Brissett. And the Colts have the ability to give Rivers the kind of protection he needs to thrive.   more »

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Feb
27

Colts interested in QB Rivers

The Indianapolis Colts are reportedly interested in veteran quarterback PHILIP RIVERS. Rivers, 38, is leaving the Los Angeles Chargers after 16 seasons with the team. The Colts will still have JACOBYMore BRISSETT on the roster, but GM Chris Ballard said last month that “the jury’s still out” on Brissett. Things that make you go hmmm. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Jan
3

“Jury’s still out” on Colts QB Brissett

Indianapolis Colts GM Chris Ballard said this week that “the jury’s still out” on quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT. While Brissett is not solely to blame for the team’s anemic passing attack this season, Ballard did indicate that his young quarterback needs to play better. Fantasy owners agree.

Source: Indianapolis Star

Podcast: November 21 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 11 of the NFL regular season and preview Thursday's crucial AFC South matchup. Sponsored by DraftKings.  more »

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Nov
16

Brissett will start, Hilton will not vs. Jaguars

Indianapolis head coach Frank Reich said on Friday that JACOBY BRISSETT will start Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Brissett missed last weekend’s game with a knee injury, but fantasy ownersMore will have him available this time around. Unfortunately, Brissett will be without wide receivers T.Y. HILTON (calf) and PARRIS CAMPBELL (hand) against the Jaguars. Less

Source: NFL.com

Nov
14

Brissett expected to start vs. Jaguars

Indianapolis quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT was a full participant in Wednesday’s practice session and is expected to start on Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Brissett suffered a knee injury on November 3rd and missed last week’s game against the Miami Dolphins.

Source: Team Blog

Nov
9

Brissett a game time decision vs. Dolphins

Indianapolis quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT is officially a game time decision for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins. Brissett practiced this week on a limited basis but his return on Sunday is no guarantee. If Brissett is unable to play, backup BRIAN HOYER will take the reins for the Colts.

Source: Team Blog

Nov
5

Brissett one tough cookie

Indianapolis quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT suffered a sprained MCL in Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, but the signal-caller could be available for this weekend’s game against the Miami Dolphins. Brissett wasMore reportedly feeling decent and remaining optimistic, while head coach Frank Reich said the team will have to see how he progresses throughout the week. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star

Nov
4

Brissett injured in Colts loss

Indianapolis quarterback JACOBY BRISSETT suffered a knee injury in the second quarter of Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Brissett did not return to the game and was replaced by veteranMore backup BRIAN HOYER. Head coach Frank Reich said that he thinks his quarterback suffered a sprain, perhaps of the MCL. Brissett’s status for next week’s game against the Miami Dolphins is unknown. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star

Factoid: Jacoby Brissett

I don’t know if Jacoby Brissett is one of the 20 best quarterbacks in the league, but he’s sure doing a nice job of putting the ball in the end zone. The way he’s playing, he might make a run at 40 touchdown passes.  more »

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