CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Jacoby Brissett’s cool, collected performance in the season opener showed why the Indianapolis Colts are confident they can thrive without Andrew Luck.
Brissett only lamented his meager mistakes and the fact he never got a chance to make up for them in overtime.
Brissett passed for 190 yards and two touchdowns in the Colts’ 30-24 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday in his first start since Luck’s shocking retirement announcement 15 days ago.
The loss had little to do with Brissett, who executed almost every assignment in coach Frank Reich’s game plan splendidly.
“He was in complete control,” Reich said of his quarterback. “He was poised. He knew