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Indianapolis Colts proprietor Jim Irsay offered a constructive replace Sunday on star quarterback Andrew Luck‘s restoration from surgical procedure on his throwing shoulder.

“Cannot say unequivocally that Luck will play within the Sept. 10 opener, however he’ll be prepared across the begin of the season,” stated Irsay, in response to the Indianapolis Star’s Zak Keefer.

Irsay added that Luck has resumed throwing, in line with Keefer.

“I might say his development couldn’t be higher,” stated Irsay, in line with Keefer.

Irsay stated Luck isn’t but throwing at full power, because the group is ready for the group docs to log off, based on George Bremer of The Herald Bulletin.

With Luck ailing and journeyman Scott Tolzien atop the depth chart, Indy was anticipated to think about bringing in one other arm. Irsay confirmed the Colts mentioned signing a veteran free agent, however stated they have been finally turned off by the excessive worth, in accordance with Bremer.

Irsay clarified the veteran quarterback they thought-about wasn’t Colin Kaepernick, based on Bob Kravitz of WTHR.com.

Whereas it seems Luck’s Week 1 standing stays unsure, Irsay’s replace is the most important purpose for optimism but.

Colts basic supervisor Chris Ballard additionally commented on Luck’s rehab Sunday, saying the pivot was stronger now than at any level final season.