Mathis will play his final game on Sunday against Jacksonville.
The Indianapolis Colts will honor the 2016 NAIA National Champion University of Saint Francis football team when they face the Jacksonville Jaguars on Jan. 1 at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The Oakland Raiders lead the NFL with seven players selected for the Pro Bowl.
Jones, 6-3, 320 pounds, started all eight games he appeared in this season and tallied 30 tackles (15 solo).
Luck threw for 250 yards and two touchdowns and the Colts rolled to a 34-6 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Still, the Colts quarterback said he “absolutely” would be ready to play against the Vikings (7-6).
Colts also signed free agent safety Duke Williams and elevated wide receiver Devin Street to the 53-man roster from the practice squad.
By snapping a three-game losing streak, Houston (7-6) and Tennessee remained tied atop the AFC South though the Texans are better positioned because of season sweeps over the Titans and Colts (6-7).
The NFL said Jackson will be suspended without pay after violating the league’s policy on performance enhancing substances.
Andrew Luck was nearly perfect in his return from a concussion, throwing for four touchdowns, three to Dwayne Allen, in the Indianapolis Colts’ 41-10 romp Monday night past the inept New York Jets.
Games aired on CBS will be available for streaming on tablets, to TVs and on cbs.com starting Sunday, if customers live in one of the 150 markets where the CBS All Access app comes with a live CBS feed.
If he is cleared by an independent doctor following practice, Indy’s franchise quarterback could start Monday night against the New York Jets.
Coach Chuck Pagano says the Indianapolis Colts are optimistic Andrew Luck will play next Monday night against the New York Jets after missing Thursday’s game with a concussion.
While replacement Scott Tolzien hung tough most of the night, the performance wasn’t good enough to extend the Colts’ 10-game winning streak on Thursday nights.
Andrew Luck has been in the league’s mandated concussion protocol since Sunday night when he complained of concussion-like symptoms following a 24-17 victory over Tennessee.
The Colts (5-5) have won back-to-back games for the first time all season — and for the first time they no longer have a losing record.
A 31-26 win Sunday on the road over the Green Bay Packers should do wonders for his team’s confidence going into a bye week.
Luck was 19 of 35 with 210 yards, two touchdowns, one interception, one fumble lost on a day his top receiver T.Y. Hilton caught only one pass.
The Colts (3-4) came in having lost two of three, including blowing a 14-point lead in an overtime loss last week at Houston
Osweiler shook off a tough start to throw two touchdown passes in less than 2 minutes in the fourth quarter as Houston (4-2) erased a 14-point deficit to tie it at 23 with 54 seconds left. He found Lamar Miller on a 10-yard catch-and-run TD with 2:47 remaining and, after a stop by the defense, connected with C.J. Fiedorowicz on a 26-yarder that tied it.