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Kyle Shanahan expects Jimmy Garoppolo to be 100 percent by Sunday

49ers veteran quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (calf) remained limited in practice Thursday, while rookie quarterback Trey Lance (knee) still is out. After sitting out the Week 5 loss to the Cardinals, which led to Lance’s first career start, Garoppolo is expected to return to the starting lineup. The 49ers had a bye last weekend. “He’s getting [more]

T.Y. Hilton calls himself 50-50 for Sunday night

Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton made his first appearance of the 2021 season in last Sunday’s win over the Texans, but he may not be making his second appearance this Sunday night against the 49ers. Hilton hurt his quad while catching four passes for 80 yards in Week Six and did not practice on Wednesday. [more]

Julian Blackmon tore his Achilles in Wednesday’s Colts practice

Colts safety Julian Blackmon went down with an injury in Wednesday’s practice and it will keep him out for the rest of the season. The Colts announced on Thursday that Blackmon tore his Achilles as the team was preparing for Sunday night’s game against the 49ers. Blackmon started the first six games of the year [more]

Colts restructure T.Y. Hilton’s contract

It’s unclear if the Colts will have wide receiver T.Y. Hilton in the lineup for Sunday night’s game against the 49ers, but they will have more cap room to work with this season after addressing his contract. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Colts restructured Hilton’s contract to free up $2.3 million in [more]

T.Y. Hilton out of practice for Colts

Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton was “doing fine” on Monday after hurting his quad in last Sunday’s win over the Texans, but he wasn’t on the practice field on Wednesday. Hilton did not participate in the team’s first on-field work of the week. That may be precautionary in order to ensure that he’s feeling well [more]

49ers “pretty optimistic” about Jimmy Garoppolo playing, less hopeful on Trey Lance

Signs continue to point toward Jimmy Garoppolo making the start at quarterback for the 49ers against the Colts on Sunday night. 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said that Garoppolo will be a limited participant in Wednesday’s practice as he continues to make his way back from the calf injury that kept him out of Week [more]

DeForest Buckner: “It’s a little personal” facing 49ers

When players prepare to face their former teams, they usually answer questions about added emotion by saying some variation of it being just another game. Colts defensive tackle DeForest Buckner is taking a different path this week. Buckner was traded to the Colts by the 49ers in 2019 after failing to come to an agreement [more]

Quenton Nelson returns to practice for Colts

Colts left guard Quenton Nelson‘s journey back to the lineup took a step forward on Wednesday. Nelson has missed the last three games while on injured reserve with ankle and knee injuries, but the team got the clock started on his return to action on Wednesday when they designated him for return. Nelson will take [more]

Colts promote Antwaun Woods to active roster

The Colts elevated defensive tackle Antwaun Woods to the 53-player roster from the practice squad Tuesday, the team announced. Woods has spent time on Indianapolis’ active roster and practice squad this season. He has played one game and has two tackles, seeing action on 12 defensive snaps. He has appeared in 41 career games with [more]

Colts activate Sam Ehlinger, waive Jacob Eason, place Parris Campbell on IR

The Colts have made several moves on Tuesday, including cutting one of their key draftees from 2020. Indianapolis has signed kicker Michael Badgley to the 53-man roster from the team’s practice squad. Quarterback Sam Ehlinger has been activated off injured reserve to the 53-man roster. Receiver Parris Campbell has been placed on IR with a [more]

Parris Campbell has potentially season-ending foot injury, T.Y. Hilton “doing fine” on Monday

Colts receiver Parris Campbell has had his first two seasons cut short due to injury. Now the same thing may be happening in his third. Campbell caught a 51-yard touchdown at the end of the first quarter in Indianapolis’ blowout victory over Houston on Sunday. But on that play, Campbell suffered a significant foot injury [more]

Jimmy Garoppolo practices on Monday, Trey Lance doesn’t

49ers players returned from their bye week on Monday and that provided the first chance to see how quarterbacks Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance are faring with their injuries. Garoppolo missed the team’s Week Five loss to the Seahawks with a calf injury, which allowed Lance made his first NFL start. He suffered a knee [more]

Brandin Cooks says Texans are an undisciplined team

Expectations were low for the Texans coming into the 2021 season and they’ve lived down to them since beating the Jaguars in the season opener. They’ve been outscored by 91 points during their current five-game losing streak and Sunday’s 31-3 loss to the Colts featured many of the mistakes that have fueled their current skid. [more]

Terrence Brooks remains in Indianapolis with a lung contusion

Texans safety Terrence Brooks did not make the trip home with his teammates Sunday afternoon. He remains in Indianapolis overnight for observation after being diagnosed with a lung contusion, coach David Culley told reporters after the game. Brooks will not play against the Cardinals next week. He left in the first quarter, remaining on the [more]

T.Y. Hilton glad to bring spark to Colts, doesn’t think quad injury is serious

Wide receiver T.Y. Hilton addressed the Colts before the start of Sunday’s game against the Texans and head coach Frank Reich said after the game that it was one of the best pregame speeches he’s ever heard. It had the desired effect. The Colts got their second win of the year with a 31-3 rout [more]

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