Nickerson recorded 11 tackles (eight solo) in Sunday's loss to the Ravens.
Nickerson drew the start Sunday in place of Preston Brown (leg) despite seeing just 36 defensive snaps the last three weeks combined. He didn't disappoint, putting up a career high in tackles. Through 10 games this season Nickerson has 38 tackles (25 solo) and a pass defensed.
Nickerson will start at middle linebacker in Sunday's game versus the Ravens, Jake Arthur of the Colts' official site reports.
With Preston Brown (knee) inactive, Nickerson will make his fifth NFL start. Nickerson got plenty of work over the first three weeks of the year, making 19 tackles and breaking up a pass, but he's been largely relegated to the bench since then. He'll get the first crack at rookie starting quarterback Lamar Jackson.
Nickerson will start at middle linebacker against the Ravens on Thursday, Paul Dehner Jr. of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Nickerson will start in place of Preston Brown (ankle) during Thursday Night Football. The 24-year-old logged four tackles after replacing an injured Brown midway through the team's season-opening victory over the Colts. Nickerson draws the start over Vincent Rey, who is still recovering from an ankle injury sustained in the preseason.
Brown could be a game-time decision Thursday night against the Ravens. Nickerson got the nod over Vincent Rey as the latter was working his way back from an ankle injury.
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