Carson Wentz RUMORS & NEWS

  • Steve Smith Delivers Brutal Assessment of Carson Wentz

    Larry Brown Sports "Carson Wentz has been taking criticism from everywhere since the Indianapolis Colts collapsed down the stretch with losses to the Raiders and Jaguars. The comments from one former NFL star might be the most brutal criticism of all, though. Longtime wide receiver Steve Smith offered a..." January 15

  • Colts' GM Chris Ballard Refuses to Commit To Carson Wentz for 2022 Season

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts don’t have a first-round pick this year because they traded it to the Eagles for Carson Wentz. But they may be ready to cut their losses. Colts General Manager Chris Ballard said today that while he thought he was making the right move when he acquired Wentz, he..." January 13

  • Colts coach Frank Reich doesn't commit to Carson Wentz as 2022 starting QB

    Indy Star "The Colts have a decision to make at the quarterback position for the fifth consecutive offseason. Carson Wentz, the starter Indianapolis traded two draft picks to get in order to stabilize a position that has had a different starter every season of Frank Reich’s four seasons as..." January 11

  • Colts, Carson Wentz's Disastrous Collapse Puts Indianapolis' Future in Jeopardy

    Bleacher Report "All the Indianapolis Colts had to do was beat the Jacksonville Jaguars—owners of this year's No. 1 overall draft pick, who already fired their head coach—to secure a playoff spot. Simple, right? Wrong. Very, very wrong.  Like, predicting snowstorms in..." January 10

  • ‘Today, he led us’: Carson Wentz steps up when the Colts needed him most

    The Athletic "After he’d taken a shot to the ribs, after he’d missed throws high and wide, after he’d slogged through a shaky start to the second half — completing just one throw in six attempts — Carson Wentz lumbered to the sideline. The lead was gone, his timing was..." December 26

  • Carson Wentz explains what led to altercation with Matthew Judon

    Larry Brown Sports "Carson Wentz and Matthew Judon were not exactly exchanging holiday greetings when they got into it during Saturday’s game. Now Wentz is explaining what happened. The Indianapolis Colts quarterback got in the face of the New England Patriots linebacker Judon in the third quarter...." December 19

  • Eagles Secure First-Round Pick From Carson Wentz Trade

    Pro Football Rumors "It has felt like a foregone conclusion for a few weeks now, but the Eagles have officially secured the Colts’ 2022 first-round pick under the terms of the Carson Wentz trade that the two clubs consummated back in February. In exchange for Wentz, Indianapolis gave up a 2021..." December 19

  • Carson Wentz, Chapter 2: Life after the benching, the trade, the hate as he revives his career with the Colts

    The Athletic "He stood there stunned, hands on hips, eyes fixed forward, gaze locked on a field he wasn’t on and a future he didn’t recognize. He tried to settle himself, tried to stay in the moment. He clapped when his replacement scrambled for a chunk of yards, cheered when he threw for a..." December 01

  • Carson Wentz and the Colts love RPOs, and here’s why they work so well

    The Athletic "When Scottie Montgomery, the Colts’ running backs coach and the team’s run-pass option idea man, looks at the NFL landscape, he sees two types of teams in terms of willingness to commit to the RPO game that has dominated college football for years and has now trickled up to the pro..." November 18

  • Eagles Fans Disgustingly Took Turns Urinating On A Carson Wentz Jersey at Lincoln Financial Field

    Total Pro Sports "Eagles fans have done some crazy things over the years, and not many of them can ever top the guy putiing put in his mouth after the team won the Super Bowl. This next action may be a step below, but it is still just as nasty. November 08

  • Stephen A. Smith Blasts Carson Wentz For Doing 'Idiotic Things'

    The Big Lead "Carson Wentz had a rough Sunday afternoon. His Indianapolis Colts fell to the Tennessee Titans 34-31 in overtime and he looked horrible at times. He even threw what I believe is the worst interception in NFL history. Count Stephen A. Smith among those who are now completely..." November 01

  • Carson Wentz’s brutal admission about his play in Colts’ overtime loss to Titans

    Clutch Points "Carson Wentz’s newly found aversion to turnovers was absent today. He threw two brutal interceptions in the Indianapolis Colts’ 34-31 overtime loss to the Tennessee Titans after throwing just one pick in the first seven games of this season. Wentz..." October 31

  • Colts need a hero at 1-4 and Carson Wentz looks the part this season

    The Athletic "Sometimes it’s moments that reveal the most. Sometimes it’s a look that tells you something words can’t. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid #eee;border-bottom:1px solid..." October 14

  • Carson Wentz: We can’t get caught up in our record or how that looks

    Pro Football Talk "After Monday’s loss to the Ravens, the Colts are now 1-4 and staring at an uphill climb to potentially reach the postseason for a second straight year. As Stephen Holder of pointed out, quarterback Carson Wentz reached career highs in passing yards with (402),..." October 12

  • Is Carson Wentz the answer for the Colts?

    The Athletic "Colts quarterback Carson Wentz lined up in the shotgun formation, a full two yards deep in his own end zone. He took the snap and initiated a relatively slow-developing play considering the context and relevant field position. He faked a handoff to running back Jonathan Taylor then..." October 04

  • How the Colts made their decision to play Carson Wentz on two bad ankles

    The Athletic "Jeffery Simmons, all 305 pounds of him, was closing in on Carson Wentz as the Colts quarterback prepared to attempt a pass. Wentz pulled the ball down and looked up the field. To his surprise, Wentz saw nothing but green grass. The nearest defender was more than 10 yards downfield...." September 29

  • 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 "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 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