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The timeline for Andrew Luck‘s return from offseason shoulder surgical procedure stays up within the air, however the Indianapolis Colts a minimum of seem optimistic he will not miss a lot, or any, of the common season.
Basic supervisor Chris Ballard advised NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero that each one indications recommend the star quarterback shall be faraway from the bodily unable to carry out listing earlier than Week 1.
The replace does not assure Luck will not miss time in September. As Pelissero added, a choice on his Week 1 availability is but to be made.
Provided that the common-season PUP record comes with a required six-recreation absence, although, the expectation of him avoiding that designation is definitely a constructive signal.
Luck, who’s been restricted to his throwing program and group conferences, has but to participate in a follow in coaching camp.
Whereas preseason reps is probably not essential for a quarterback of his caliber to be prepared for motion Sept. 10, the Colts will definitely keep away from dashing him again earlier than he is prepared.
Luck confirmed indicators of his earlier type throughout 15 begins in 2016, connecting on sixty three.5 % of passes for four,240 yards, 31 touchdowns, and thirteen interceptions.