Rock Ya-Sin achieve last beginning spot at cornerback
Perhaps the greatest inquiry remaining on the Indianapolis Colts’ list heading into Week 1 versus the Seattle Seahawks was who might be the cornerback who began close by Xavier Rhodes and Kenny Moore. Indeed, we at long last have our answer.
During the media-seeing part of Monday’s training, Rock Ya-Sin was the third cornerback in Indy’s beginning arrangement. After an instructional course fight with veteran T.J. Carrie, who usurped the 2019 No. 34 generally pick late in the season, Ya-Sin has procured the gesture.
It will be extremely interesting to perceive how long the chain is intended for Ya-Sin, however. As we saw last season, Ya-Sin’s disturbing irregularities prompted Carrie being utilized all the more regularly in critical circumstances. On the off chance that the previous Temple Owl gets having a difficult time, don’t be shocked if Carrie assumes a comparable part as we saw in 2020-21.
Ya-Sin will be tried routinely early and frequently by restricting offenses. He’s the “weak link” of the Colts’ protection. Russell Wilson will definitely target Ya-Sin as Seattle attempts to plot either DK Metcalf or Tyler Lockett onto him in one-on-one matchups. The Los Angeles Rams in Week 2 likewise have a powerful couple in Cooper Kupp and Robert Woods. In Week 3, the Tennessee Titans’ dynamic wideouts including A.J. Brown and Julio Jones will again be one more overwhelming assignment for Ya-Sin.
Over this stretch of games, Indianapolis will know whether Ya-Sin has taken the fundamental jump in Year 3 or not. Presently, with the last cornerback spot formally replied, here’s the Colts’ beginning safeguard for Week 1:
Protective Line = Kwity Paye, Grover Stewart, DeForest Buckner, Tyquan Lewis
Linebacker = Darius Leonard, Bobby Okereke
Cornerback = Xavier Rhodes, Rock Ya-Sin, Kenny Moore
Wellbeing = Julian Blackmon, Khari Willis
How might Ya-Sin charge right off the bat in the season? It will be colossal to perceive how he works in a represent the deciding moment season for the third-year cornerback.