"Sheard was unable to work in the field since the Colts' first training camp on July 25, after having" pain and swelling "in his knee. Sheard finally underwent a minor surgery and has been working his way back ever since. The Colts decided not to put Sheard in the injured reserve to open regular time. This would have meant that he had missed at least the first eight weeks, but this week he did not participate in any exercises that led to the Chargers game.
»Williams suffered a rib injury on August 17 in the Colts' second preseason match against the Cleveland Browns and has not been able to return since. At this time, Williams made a strong push to become the team's third return leg, with 1
»Turay was first listed on Thursday with a neck injury when he was classified as a limited participant, and was not seen as a participant during the early part of Friday's training, which was visible to reporters. The end of the second-year defensive was an excellent performance for the Colts in the preseason as they had collected 2.0 sacks in three games and had taken on 4.0 sacks as a rookie last season.
»Wilkins missed all four preseason games with an ankle injury and was able to rehearse on Sunday. The second year he ran back wearing a no-contact jersey on Wednesday and Thursday, but said he expected to be in full swing by Friday. Wilkins could be the third Colts to run back against the Chargers on Sunday, which is a role he did well as a rookie last year, running 336 yards out of 60 rushing attempts at a solid pace of 5, 6 yards per carry average with a landing.