The Colts announced on Friday that rookie OG Jacques McClendon will be active for the first time this season on Sunday against the Eagles. McClendon will wear No. 80 and be listed as a tight end.
The way it stands now, the Colts might be forced to rely on the two healthiest players available at the guard spots Week One at Houston.
The Colts announced Wednesday that they have signed rookie OG Jacques McClendon, a fourth-round pick out of the University of Tennessee. He is the fourth of eight 2010 draft picks to sign with the Colts.
We hear the only Colts rookie with a real shot at becoming a starter right away is fourth-round draft pick Jacques McClendon, who is expected to get a shot at competing for one of the starting OG jobs.