Here’s Wednesday’s Reading the Coverage:
After punter Pat McAfee missed a 64-yard field goal in the final seconds of last weekend’s loss to the New York Giants, Mike Chappell of the Indy Star wonders if it is better to attempt a Hail Mary in the final seconds.
Conrad Brunner of 1070thefan.com wonders: Is there a safety in the numbers for Colts? Safety Delano Howell is dealing with a neck injury and there’s no timetable on his return.
Kevin Bowen of Colts.com writes that coach Chuck Pagano is calling receiver Reggie Wayne, who has yet to play in the preseason, a “game-time decision” against the New Orleans Saints on Saturday.
Colts.com has video of veteran quarterback Matt Hasselbeck taking the ALS ice bucket challenge for the second time.
The Colts need veteran safety Mike Adams to step up because of the depth concerns they have at that position.
Linebacker Robert Mathis is unlikely to play in the preseason.