Anderson will likely play behind Clayton Geathers at strong safety this week with Mike Adams out again with an ankle injury. It was thought Anderson would start last week with Adams out, but Geathers got the bulk of playing time. Anderson played just two snaps on defense. He may get more snaps this week, but Geathers appears set to get the majority of snaps again.
Anderson is likely to start at strong safety Sunday against Atlanta with Mike Adams out with an ankle injury, however Clayton Geathers will also get playing time, ESPN reports. Head coach Chuck Pagano made it sound like there will be a time share at the position, so Anderson may not be a great option in IDP leagues.
Anderson will start at strong safety Sunday against New Orleans with Mike Adams inactive due to a hamstring injury, Bobb Kravitz of WTHR TV in Indianapolis reports. Anderson had five tackles last week while playing a season-high 33 snaps on defense due to Adams' injury. Anderson could be a source of tackles in deep IDP leagues this week.
The Colts agreed to a contract extension with safety Colt Anderson on Tuesday, the team announced. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Anderson played in 15 games last season for the Colts and totaled 16 tackles.
The Colts have 11 injured players on their Friday report as they prepare to play Washington on Sunday. Four have been ruled out. The questionables are safety Colt Anderson (knee) and cornerback Darius Butler (knee). The probables are tackle Gosder Cherilus (shoulder), cornerbacks Greg Toler (concussion), Vontae Davis (foot) and Josh Gordy (back) and defensive end Cory Redding (knee).