Carson Wentz RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jim Irsay addresses “difficulties” with Carson Wentz

    Pro Football Talk "Colts owner Jim Irsay has had a string of bad luck with quarterbacks, dating back to the sudden and abrupt retirement of Andrew Luck. Irsay currently has a starting quarterback who is injury prone or, more accurately, prone to putting himself in position to get injured. Speaking at a Saturday..." September 26

  • Colts plan to start Carson Wentz despite 2 ankle sprains

    NFL.com "A week of consistent rehab has paid off for Carson Wentz?. The Indianapolis Colts are planning to start Wentz, who has been recovering from a pair of sprained ankles he sustained in Week 2, on Sunday against the Titans, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Saturday..." September 26

  • Joy Taylor Crushed Carson Wentz’s Clear Hypocrisy For Picking & Choosing When He Wants To Listen To Doctors

    Total Pro Sports "Joy Taylor got Carson Wentz so good with one genius comment. The Colts quarterback is currently nursing two sprained ankles after the Indianapolis Colts loss to the Los Angeles Rams last weekend. He spoke to reporters this week and informed them how he would listen to his team’s..." September 24

  • Colts’ quarterback situation has been a ticking time bomb from the start

    The Athletic "The quarterback with a long injury history is hurt. Meanwhile, the inexperienced quarterback who is supposed to back him up might not be ready for regular-season action. And, in another shocking development, it turns out that water is indeed wet. If the Colts are surprised..." September 23

  • Colts could play both Jacob Eason, Brett Hundley if Carson Wentz is out

    The Score "The Indianapolis Colts could roll with a two-quarterback system to cope with potentially losing Carson Wentz. If an ankle injury sidelines the Colts' starter, then Jacob Eason and Brett Hundley might both play in Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans, sources told Tom..." September 23

  • The Mechanics of Carson Wentz

    SI "The Indianapolis Colts now sit at 0-2 after a narrow loss to the Los Angeles Rams. While the Colts looked much better in week two than they did in week one, there are still plenty of issues with this team at the moment. Quarterback Carson Wentz, at least, was not one of those issues...." September 22

  • Eagles fans will keep a close watch on Carson Wentz’s health

    Pro Football Talk "Carson Wentz is no longer an Eagle, but that doesn’t mean Eagles fans are no longer concerned about his health. The terms of the trade that sent Wentz from Philadelphia to Indianapolis say that the Eagles get the Colts’ first-round draft pick if Wentz plays 75 percent of..." September 21

  • Colts QB Carson Wentz To Start Week 1

    Pro Football Rumors "Colts QB Carson Wentz will be under center for the regular season opener against the Seahawks this afternoon, as Tom Pelissero and Ian Rapoport of NFL.com write. A Week 1 return was looking more and more likely for Indy’s new signal-caller, and his presence..." September 12

  • Carson Wentz Will Start for Colts vs. Seahawks After Injury Recovery, Reich Says

    Bleacher Report "The Indianapolis Colts will get their first look at Carson Wentz in Sunday's season opener against the Seattle Seahawks.  Head coach Frank Reich told reporters Wentz will start in Week 1 after undergoing foot surgery last month.  September 10

  • Eagles GM Howie Roseman wouldn't change Jalen Hurts pick despite Carson Wentz debacle

    Sportsnaut "The Philadelphia Eagles‘ decision to draft Jalen Hurts in the second round last year sparked a quarterback controversy that ultimately resulted in Carson Wentz, throwing a fit, demanding a trade, and cost head coach Doug Pederson his job. Despite the messy situation GM Howie..." September 08

  • Carson Wentz Explains Why He Refuses To Get The Shots Amid Looming 2021 Season

    Total Pro Sports "Carson Wentz is not going to get vaccinated. He spoke to reporters on Thursday and explained to him why he is refusing to get the shot amid the looming season. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid..." September 02

  • Quarterback Carson Wentz 'optimistic' after return to Indianapolis Colts practice Monday

    USA Today "Indianapolis Colts quarterback Carson Wentz was a full participant in the team's 7-on-7 work at Monday's practice. He is not participating in the 11-on-11 practice. "I'm optimistic but we'll see how it responds," Wentz said after practice. "As long..." August 23

  • Carson Wentz Donates $250k To Haiti's Earthquake Relief Fund

    TMZ "Carson Wentz is stepping in to help Haiti following a deadly earthquake that killed over 2,100 people ... by donating $250,000 to help those affected by the tragedy. The Indianapolis Colts QB announced the amazing gesture via video message Sunday, saying his wife, Madison,..." August 23

  • Frank Reich on Carson Wentz: We feel good about where we’re at

    Pro Football Talk "When Colts quarterback Carson Wentz underwent surgery to repair his injured foot, he was given a recovery time of 5-12 weeks. Now that Wentz is two weeks removed from the surgery and about to begin his rehab process, Indianapolis head coach Frank Reich declined on Monday to..." August 16

  • Colts unlikely to trade for QB even if Carson Wentz is not ready for Week 1

    Larry Brown Sports "The Indianapolis Colts still don’t know how long they’ll be without quarterback Carson Wentz, but the team isn’t going to make a panic move even if their starter isn’t ready for Week 1. According to Zak Keefer of The Athletic, the Colts themselves do not yet..." August 12

  • Jim Irsay: Colts won’t rush Carson Wentz back

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts don’t yet know when Carson Wentz will be ready to return. They are certain they don’t want their quarterback to return until he’s completely healed. Wentz underwent surgery on his left foot Aug. 2 with an initial prognosis of 5-12 weeks. " August 12

  • Latest On Philip Rivers’ Potential Comeback

    Pro Football Rumors "Philip Rivers returned to the NFL news cycle Tuesday, indicating he will consider a late-season comeback — if an opportunity presents itself. The former Chargers and Colts quarterback made it clear Wednesday he will not ditch his plans to coach high school football this..." August 04

  • Colts' Frank Reich amid Nick Foles rumors: 'This is Carson Wentz's team'

    The Score "It appears the Indianapolis Colts won't be making a move for Nick Foles as Carson Wentz recovers from foot surgery. With Wentz set to miss 5-to-12 weeks after suffering an injury during training camp, Foles has been among the veteran quarterbacks..." August 04

  • 3 quarterbacks Colts won’t trade for to replace Carson Wentz

    Clutch Points "The Indianapolis Colts are caught in a very uncomfortable in-between position on Carson Wentz. The team’s starting quarterback could be out for as little as five weeks, but he could miss as many as 12, per reports from Monday morning. With Wentz opting for surgery, the team is..." August 03

  • Raiders Could Be Trade Partner for Colts After Carson Wentz Injury

    Heavy "The Indianapolis Colts were hit with some very bad news at the start of training camp when starting quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a foot injury. While the team held out hope that he could recover, it’s just not going to happen. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter,..." August 02

  • Bears QB Nick Foles sure sounds like a guy who wants to get traded to Colts after Carson Wentz’s injury

    Clutch Points "When one quarterback gets injured in the NFL, it often times can set in motion a domino effect. That could be the case with Carson Wentz going down in Indianapolis with the Colts. One guy that could step in, Chicago Bears quarterback Nick Foles. Foles is still in..." August 02

  • Nick Foles and Gardner Minshew Are Colts' Best Options to Replace Carson Wentz

    The Big Lead "The Indianapolis Colts will be without starting quarterback Carson Wentz for between five to 12 weeks as he's set for foot surgery. 2020 fourth-round pick Jacob Eason is the placeholder under center for now, but the Colts desperately need to find a veteran to fill Wentz's..." August 02

  • Potential QB Trade Options For Colts With Carson Wentz Out

    Bleacher Report "The Indianapolis Colts were a playoff team in 2020, and after quarterback Philip Rivers retired, they were aggressive in trying to keep those postseason aspirations on track by trading for Philadelphia Eagles signal-caller Carson Wentz. The hope was that a..." August 02

  • 3 moves the Colts must make after Carson Wentz’s troubling injury

    Clutch Points "During training camp with the Indianapolis Colts, recently acquired quarterback Carson Wentz injured his foot, leading to him being sidelined indefinitely. Even though there is no confirmation of what problem he has, there are some fears that the issue could be a Lifranc..." August 01

  • Colts QB Carson Wentz finally going away for Eagles 5 months after trade

    Bleeding Green Nation "It’s been 151 days since news of the Philadelphia Eagles trading Carson Wentz to the Indianapolis Colts first emerged. As such, there’s been plenty of time to process the former franchise quarterback’s departure. The majority — if not the..." July 19

  • Doug Pederson: Eagles didn’t draft Jalen Hurts to undermine Carson Wentz

    The Spun "The Philadelphia Eagles‘ decision to draft quarterback Jalen Hurts with Carson Wentz on the roster raised eyebrows from the outset. Hurts wound up replacing Wentz as the starter by the end of the 2020 season, and officially became QB1 when Wentz was..." July 07

  • Carson Wentz on mental health: NFL players need to be vulnerable

    Pro Football Talk "Colts quarterback Carson Wentz says every NFL player — and every person — needs someone they can open up to. Asked about NFL players’ mental health in an interview with Beth Hoole of Valley News Live in North Dakota, Wentz said it’s becoming..." July 01

  • Veteran QB Carson Wentz feels 'new passion for the game' with Colts

    Yardbarker "Veteran quarterback Carson Wentz hopes to turn over a new leaf in 2021 after being traded from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Indianapolis Colts this offseason.  The 28-year-old has spent the last few months getting acclimated to life with the Colts and recently told Beth Hoole..." June 30

  • Why Carson Wentz’s Colts teammates, head coach are excited by what they’ve seen so far

    The Athletic "The first thing that stood out to Michael Pittman Jr. was the arm. The Colts’ second-year receiver was working out with his new quarterback in California. It was mid-March. The call was a post route. Carson Wentz heaved the football 65 yards in the air, right..." May 27

  • Colts coach defends Carson Wentz, believes QB will rebound in 2021

    Sportsnaut "The Indianapolis Colts are putting all their potential championship hopes on quarterback Carson Wentz in 2021, and despite a disastrous final season in Philadelphia, Colts head coach Frank Reich believes the signal-caller will shine this year. Reich tersely dismissed the..." May 18

  • TY Hilton eager for more deep shots from Carson Wentz

    Yardbarker "Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton was once a consistent 1,000-yard receiver, but he’s failed to hit that mark in three of the last four seasons. Despite that, Hilton appears to have some hope of things changing for 2021.  Hilton said Monday that he’s..." May 17

  • Frank Reich on Carson Wentz: I stick my neck out for people I believe in

    Pro Football Talk "When the Colts acquired Carson Wentz in a trade with the Eagles earlier this year, much was made of his relationship with Colts head coach Frank Reich. Read More: May 17

  • Colts Doing Everything Possible to Place Carson Wentz in a Situation to Succeed

    Bleacher Report "The Indianapolis Colts became the logical landing spot for Carson Wentz the moment his future with the Philadelphia Eagles came into question. Since the Colts completed the trade for the quarterback, general manager Chris Ballard and Co. have meticulously worked to..." May 11

  • Carson Wentz will return to MVP form with the Colts

    Clutch Points "The Indianapolis Colts made a big move last offseason to sign veteran quarterback Philip Rivers in free agency, but that didn’t get them past the Wild Card round of the playoffs. After one season with the franchise, Rivers decided to retire. That led to the team needing a new..." May 11

  • Frank Reich says Eagles drafting Jalen Hurts didn't send Carson Wentz into 'a tailspin'

    Yardbarker "The Philadelphia Eagles unofficially kicked off the beginning of the end of their Carson Wentz era when they used a second-round pick on quarterback Jalen Hurts in the 2020 NFL Draft. Wentz reportedly requested a trade early this offseason, and the Eagles acquiesced by sending him to the..." May 08

  • Frank Reich: I don’t think drafting another player sent Carson Wentz in a tailspin

    Pro Football Talk "After the 2020 season, it was clear quarterback Carson Wentz needed a fresh start. He got one when Indianapolis agreed to trade for him in February, reuniting him with his former offensive coordinator, Colts head coach Frank Reich. That Wentz was even available..." May 07

  • Chris Ballard expects a seamless transition for Carson Wentz

    USA Today "The Indianapolis Colts went out this offseason and believe they got their quarterback when they traded two draft picks to the Philadelphia Eagles for Carson Wentz. While there will be a transition period for the 28-year-old quarterback, general manager Chris Ballard believes..." May 06

  • Jim Irsay: Carson Wentz will dictate how far we go

    The Sports Rush "Carson Wentz was traded to the Indianapolis Colts this past offseason after a disastrous season in 2020 as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles. Now as a Colt, Wentz has been gifted a second chance at revitalizing his once brilliant career. And Colts owner and CEO Jim Irsay isn’t..." April 26

  • Chris Ballard: Carson Wentz's personality is more like that of Andrew Luck than Philip Rivers

    USA Today "Nearly all of the attention surrounding the Colts right now is on the end of next week, the team’s chances to fill its needs in the NFL Draft. But the Indianapolis franchise has already spent the better part of two months getting to know the man who will make the biggest impact..." April 23

  • Colts Reportedly Reached Out To Andrew Luck Before Making Carson Wentz Trade

    Total Pro Sports "According to NBC Sports Peter King on ‘The Dan Patrick Show’, the Indianapolis Colts checked in on former franchise quarterback Andrew Luck’s retirement before they made the decision to trade for ex-Philadelphia Eagles cornerstone Carson Wentz earlier this..." April 21

  • T.Y. Hilton: Carson Wentz has some “Andrew Luck traits”

    Pro Football Talk "T.Y. Hilton had strong chemistry with retired Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. The two were a part of the same 2012 draft class, and their performances helped lead Indianapolis to four playoff appearances over the QB’s career. But as Hilton returns to the team that drafted..." April 01