Nov 22, 2020; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Indianapolis Colts running back Jonathan Taylor (28) runs the ball in the second half against the Green Bay Packers at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports

Colts RB Taylor activated from reserve/COVID-19 list

Indianapolis Colts rookie running back Jonathan Taylor was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list and returned to practice Wednesday, coach Frank Reich announced.

Taylor was placed on the list on Saturday and missed Sunday’s 45-26 home loss to the Tennessee Titans.

Taylor, 21, leads the team in carries (135), rushing yards (518) and rushing touchdowns (four). The 2020 second-round pick also has 26 catches for 227 yards in 10 games this season.

Indianapolis (7-4) goes on the road Sunday for an AFC South game against the Houston Texans (4-7).

–Field Level Media

Nov 22, 2020; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Indianapolis Colts running back Jonathan Taylor (28) runs the ball in the second half against the Green Bay Packers at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports

Colts RB Taylor placed on COVID-19 list, out vs. Titans

Indianapolis Colts rookie running back Jonathan Taylor was added to the reserve/COVID-19 list on Saturday and ruled out against the Tennessee Titans, the team announced.

Also on Saturday, the Colts downgraded center Ryan Kelly (neck) to out and cornerback Isaiah Rodgers (knee) to questionable.

Taylor leads the team in carries (135), rushing yards (518) and rushing touchdowns (four). He also has 26 catches for 227 yards in 10 games this season for Indianapolis.

Fellow running back Jordan Wilkins and Nyheim Hines are expected to handle the rushing duties for the Colts (7-3), who are looking defeat the Titans (7-3) for the second time this month. Indianapolis posted a 34-17 win over Tennessee on Nov. 12.

Defensive end Cassius Marsh and center Joey Hunt were elevated for COVID-19 roster spot fill-ins on Saturday.

–Field Level Media