The Indianapolis Colts are transferring on from Rodrigo Blankenship one recreation into the 2022 season.
Reporter suggested Tuesday that the Colts are waiving the 25-year-antique kicker who joined the club in 2020, in line with a source knowledgeable of the selection. The crew has in view that introduced the information.
The Colts are signing kickers Chase McLaughlin and Lucas Havrisik to the practice squad to retain battling for the gig in Week 2 as opposed to the Jacksonville Jaguars, Pelissero delivered.
Blankenship overlooked a potential game-prevailing 42-backyard discipline purpose in Sunday’s 20-20 tie with the Houston Texans, pushing it nicely extensive proper. The kicker also booted two kickoffs out of bounds.
After manning the gig for all 16 video games in 2020, Blankenship played in five games for the Colts in 2021 earlier than suffering a hip harm that sent him injured reserve. Even when Blankenship were given wholesome down the stretch ultimate season, Indy elected to stick with Mike Badgley.