Reunited and it feels so good. Colts head coach Frank Reich and Carson Wentz have been reunited in Indianapolis for the 2021 season and past, with the Eagles delivery Wentz to Indy for a 2021 third-round decide and a conditional second rounder in 2022.
The Colts, clearly, are hoping that the Reich-Wentz reunion — Reich was Wentz’s offensive coordinator in 2016 and 2017 — will assist refuel Wentz’s profession and provides the Colts the true successor to Andrew Luck.
The Colts do not have a ton of capital to work with within the 2021 NFL Draft. With simply two picks within the first two rounds and 6 picks general, most of their heavy lifting must be executed in Day 3 draft darts, with 4 picks within the ultimate 4 rounds.
Here’s an entire have a look at the Colts within the 2021 NFL Draft, together with their checklist of choices up to date as picks are made.
Colts draft picks 2021: When does Indianapolis decide?
- Round 1, Pick No. 21: Kwity Paye, EDGE, Michigan
- Round 2, Pick No. 54: Dayo Odeyingbo, DT, Vanderbilt
- Round 4, Pick No. 127: Kylen Granson, TE, SMU
- Round 5, Pick No. 165
- Round 6, Pick No. 206
- Round 7, Pick No. 248
Colts 2021 draft order
Colts NFL Draft wants
- Left deal with: The retirement of Anthony Castonzo leaves a gaping gap at left deal with, and Carson Wentz most likely is not thrilled with the concept of enjoying behind one other porous offensive line. Wentz needed to cope with getting beat up his final two years in Philly, so do not be stunned to see the Colts within the combine for offensive line assist.
- EDGE: DeForest Bruckner got here up simply shy of a 10-sack season final yr and the Colts completed the yr with 2 1/2 sacks per sport. Those aren’t dangerous numbers. The Colts, although, are with out cross rusher Justin Houston, at the moment a free agent. Houston completed with eight sacks in 2020, the second most on the crew.
- Wide receiver: TY Hilton re-upped with the Colts on a one-year deal, returning to Indianapolis for, seemingly, one final go of it. Michael Pittman Jr. had a stable rookie yr in 2021, however solely caught one landing. Carson Wentz goes to want assist on the market for a WR corps that is fairly skinny.
Indianapolis Colts mock draft 2021
Here are the most recent 2021 NFL Draft projections for the Colts, in accordance with Vinnie Iyer’s seven-round mock draft:
|2||54||Hamsah Nasirildeen||S||Florida State|
|4||127||Tony Fields II||LB||West Virginia|