Colts' Reich: 'No consideration' of benching Rivers

6:09 PM ET

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts do not have any plans to bench starting quarterback Philip Rivers, coach Frank Reich said during his call with the media Monday.

Rivers threw two more interceptions, including a pick-six, and was called for intentional grounding while in the end zone — leading to a safety — in Indianapolis’ 32-23 loss to the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.

“No consideration of [replacing Rivers with Jacoby Brissett],” Reich said. “Philip is our quarterback.”

The Colts signed Rivers to a one-year, $25 million contract last spring in hopes that the 38-year-old would bring some steadiness to the quarterback position after Brissett struggled last season.

Rivers, however, continues to have turnover problems. He has thrown more interceptions (five) than touchdowns (four) this season. His 28 turnovers since the start of 2019 are the third most in the NFL behind New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston (35) and New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones (31).

Four of Rivers’ five interceptions have come in the Colts’ two losses this season. The Colts have scored only eight offensive touchdowns, while attempting 17 field goals.

“We just haven’t executed well enough,” Rivers said Sunday. “If we

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