Colts QB Andrew Luck participated on an unrestricted basis in Monday’s practice, according to team officials. Practice was not open to reporters, so everyone will have to take the Colts at their word. (Indianapolis Star)
Nerdy Football Analysis: The Colts need to hope for the best, as the plight of backup quarterback Matt Hasselbeck continues. Hasselbeck practiced Monday but is still being treated for the bacterial infection that weakened him last week and nearly kept from playing last Thursday night.
This is a situation to monitor heading into the weekend, as Luck’s shoulder and Hasselbeck’s health are both items of concern with the Patriots on the docket.