The Colts officially named Jacoby Brissett as their starting quarterback for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, leaving Scott Tolzien to serve in the backup role, Mike Wells of ESPN.com reports.
Scott Tolzien is expected to be cede the starting quarterback job to Jacoby Brissett for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
The Colts will divide first-team practice reps between Scott Tolzien and Jacoby Brissett this week, Zak Keefer of The Indianapolis Star reports.
Scott Tolzien completed nine of 18 passes for 128 yards and two interceptions in Sunday's game against the Rams. He also gained two yards on two carries.
Colts general manager Chris Ballard confirmed that Scott Tolzien will start Sunday's regular-season opener against the Rams, Zak Keefer of The Indianapolis Star reports.
Scott Tolzien was 4-of-5 passing for 24 yards in Thursday's preseason win over the Bengals. Tolzien played just one drive.
Scott Tolzien will start Thursday's preseason finale against Cincinnati, while Stephen Morris and Phillip Walker also will see time, Andrew Walker of Colts.com reports.
Scott Tolzien was 7-of-10 passing for 123 yards with no touchdowns and an interception in Saturday's preseason game against Pittsburgh. He led the Colts to a touchdown and field goal in his three series.
Head coach Chuck Pagano said Scott Tolzien is still the No. 2 quarterback despite a second lackluter effort in Saturday's preseason game, ESPN reports. "It takes 11 guys hitting on all cylinders offensively, defensively and special teams. So Scotty did not play bad," Pagano said.
Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said he will review his quarterback depth chart after Tolzine had a second lackluster preseason start, the Indianapolis Star reports. He was just 10-of-14 for 70 yards and led the Colts to only three points on four drives in Saturday's loss to Dallas.
Scott Tolzien completed two of five pass attempts for 24 yards in Sunday's preseason loss to Detroit.