Indianapolis Colts quarterback went deep over the middle and seemingly made the touchdown connection with tight end Eric Ebron. If Brissett is inactive on Sunday, then the team could sign practice squad quarterback Chad Kelly to its active roster. It turns out that he won't be available for tomorrow's game.
Even so, the Colts have built a adjust to Brissett's standing for this weekend.
Brissett practiced in a limited fashion all week as he battles a sprained MCL suffered in Week 9's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Indianapolis declared that Brissett has been downgraded to out. The veteran has completed 64.8% of his passes for 1,649 yards with 14 touchdowns and just three interceptions. It is very clear that he could cope with the setting up objective if essential.
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Brian Hoyer (2) takes a snap against the Pittsburgh Steelers after Jacoby Brissett was injured in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, in Pittsburgh.
CB Pierre Desir has been downgraded to DOUBTFUL.
Indy (5-3) released receiver Deon Cain and defensive tackle Kyle Peko.
What's not clear is whether Brissett will be ready for Sunday's home game with Miami. Colts also waived wide receiver Deon Cain and defensive tackle Kyle Peko. If Brissett cannot play, Hoyer would start and Kelly would be the substitute.
A win on Sunday would put catapult the Colts to first place in the AFC South.