Tolzien ready to take over as Colts starting quarterback

FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2017, file photo, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck speaks to reporters at the NFL team's practice facility in Indianapolis. Luck will not play in Sunday's Sept. 10 season opener against the Los Angeles Rams. General manager Chris Ballard made the official announcement Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. Luck has not taken a snap or thrown a pass to a teammate since having January surgery to repair a partially torn labrum in his throwing shoulder. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Scott Tolzien had a whole offseason to get acclimated to his job description and his new duties as the Indianapolis Colts’ starting quarterback.

It still sounds a little strange.

On Sunday in Los Angeles against the Rams, Tolzien will replace Andrew Luck in Indy’s lineup, becoming only the fourth Colts’ quarterback since 1998 to start on opening day.

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