The three gamers have been positioned on the COVID-19 checklist after coming in close contact with a Colts employees member who examined constructive, a supply advised ESPN’s Dan Graziano earlier within the week.
The Colts additionally positioned quarterback Sam Ehlinger and receivers T.Y. Hilton and Dezmon Patmon on IR, that means they are going to miss at the very least the primary three weeks of the season.
Ehlinger is anticipated to overlook 5-6 weeks with a sprained knee, and Hilton aggravated a neck damage in apply final week. Patmon suffered a foot damage within the preseason finale vs. Detroit.
The Colts have been hit onerous with gamers positioned on the COVID-19 checklist for the reason that begin of coaching camp.
Guard Quenton Nelson, who had been in shut contact with anyone who examined constructive, was faraway from the checklist Monday. Left sort out Eric Fisher, who’s recovering from a torn Achilles, was positioned on the COVID-19 checklist on Aug. 26. Cornerback T.J. Carrie, offensive lineman Julie’n Davenport, defensive lineman Al-Quadin Muhammad and cornerback Xavier Rhodes have additionally frolicked on the checklist.
Head coach Frank Reich and defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus additionally examined constructive for COVID-19 at completely different factors in coaching camp.
ESPN’s Mike Wells contributed to this report.