Jacoby Brissett RUMORS & NEWS

  • Gore calls Brissett 'tough as f---' for battling through rough season

    ESPN "The soreness is there. That’s expected after Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett has taken hit after hit this season. He has been sacked an NFL-high 47 times and been a part of a quarterback group that’s been hit 100 times, also an NFL high. And as tough as it has been physically on..." December 09

  • Jacoby Brissett receives clearance to play

    Pro Football Talk "Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett suffered a concussion 12 days ago, against the Steelers. After a bye in Week 11, Brissett wasn’t immediately cleared to play. His removal from the final Week 12 injury report implies that he has received clearance to play. Earlier on Friday, coach Chuck Pagano..." November 24

  • Colts expect Jacoby Brissett to start Sunday

    Indianapolis Star "The bye week figures to have given Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett ample time to recover from the concussion-like symptoms he developed after the team’s 20-17 loss to the Steelers last Sunday. Brissett took “the lion’s share” of the snaps during the Colts’ workout Monday and is..." November 21

  • NFL doctor: Jacoby Brissett went through proper concussion checks

    USA Today "The NFL’s chief medical officer said all proper examinations and checks were administered Sunday when Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett was cleared to return to a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, only to be placed in the concussion protocol following the game. Dr. Allen Sills..." November 14

  • Concussion expert calls NFL protocol 'fraud' after Colts QB Jacoby Brissett returns

    USA Today "Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett returned to the game Sunday after a hit in the third quarter left him reaching for his head, prompting criticism from a prominent concussion expert. Chris Nowinski, co-founder and CEO of the Massachusetts-based Concussion Legacy Foundation, posted..." November 13

  • Brissett placed in concussion protocol following loss to Steelers

    247 Sports "Despite controlling most of their Week 10 matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Indianapolis Colts had to endure a brutal last-second loss. And the pain didn't end there. According to Gregg Doyel of the Indy Star, quarterback Jacoby Brissett began exhibiting symptoms of a concussion..." November 12

  • Jacoby Brissett takes blame for sacks, hits

    Indianapolis Star "Quarterback Jacoby Brissett was sacked 10 times Sunday. That is the most sacks allowed by an Indianapolis Colts team since 1980. It is utterly inexcusable. So why was Brissett the one making amends and addressing lingering issues in conversations with reporters this week? Because..." October 29

  • Jacoby Brissett on Colts injury report, but practicing in full

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts have two quarterbacks on their injury report this week. You probably know about Andrew Luck‘s issue. Although the team said he’d be ready to start the season after right shoulder surgery, he’s yet to play and has not practiced for the last couple of weeks because of soreness in the..." October 26

  • Colts To Start Jacoby Brissett At QB

    Pro Football Rumors "The Colts are planning on starting quarterback Jacoby Brissett on Sunday against the Cardinals, sources tell NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport (on Twitter). Scott Tolzien, who started for the Colts in Week 1, will head to the bench. Ben Volin of the Boston Globe (via Twitter) hears that Brissett was actually..." September 15

  • Colts splitting first-team reps between Brissett, Tolzien

    Sportsnaut "The Indianapolis Colts are stuck between a rock and a hard place at quarterback. At this time, both Scott Tolzien and Jacoby Brissett are splitting reps with the first-team offense in practice. Head coach Chuck Pagano said on Monday that he had no idea who would start in Week 2. It is a bad..." September 13

  • Pats trade Jacoby Brissett to Colts for Phillip Dorsett

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts could use a quarterback with Andrew Luck hurt. The Patriots could use a wide receiver with Julian Edelman hurt. So the teams struck a deal. The Patriots are trading quarterback Jacoby Brissett to the Colts for wide receiver Phillip Dorsett, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Dorsett has..." September 02

  • Jacoby Brissett not guaranteed a roster spot with Patriots

    Sportsnaut "In what would be absolutely shocking news, one report from the Boston Herald suggests that New England Patriots quarterback Jacoby Brissett is not guaranteed to make the team’s final 53-man roster. Jeff Howe of the Herald took time to break down the final roster battles taking hold for the..." August 30