Colts cornerback Vontae Davis stated on Wednesday that he felt “disrespected” by the Colts’ choice to characterize their name to go away him off the roster for final Sunday’s sport as not being harm badociated as a result of he’s nonetheless bothered by the groin harm that stored him from taking part in early within the season.
“I’ve been here six years,” Davis stated, by way of the Indianapolis Star. “We’ve had similar situations where I played hurt. These things happen. And I never got confronted and (no one) said, ‘Your play has slipped.’ Nothing. I was playing at a level that was acceptable. But now, my play slips and this? They should have come to me way earlier and said, ‘Vontae, you’re not yourself. You’re not playing well.’ I told the trainers my groin was not responding.”
Davis has not been showing on the harm report, however was again on it Wednesday as a restricted participant resulting from his groin harm. Despite that, General Manager Chris Ballard stated on JMV1070, by way of Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star, that Davis was cleared of any harm earlier this yr by the crew’s medical employees and hasn’t had any purpose to be on the harm report.
“He hasn’t performed very effectively,” Ballard stated.
Davis is about free of charge company on the finish of the season and a return to the Colts appears unlikely given how issues have been taking part in out over the past week. Davis’ well being and the crew’s soccer choices cloud whether or not or not he’ll be taking part in for them earlier than that time.