Oct 2, 2016; London, United Kingdom;Indianapolis Colts offensive guard Jack Mewhort (75) defends against Jacksonville Jaguars middle linebacker Paul Posluszny (51) as Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) prepares to take the snap during game 15 of the NFL International Series at Wembley Stadium. The Jaguars defeated the Colts 30-27. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
The former second-round pick missed 17 games over the last two seasons with separate knee injuries, but the team brought him back on a one-year deal this offseason.
“He fought through injuries and played through pain,” Colts GM Chris Ballard said in a press release. “He is revered among his coaches, teammates and staff and his leadership will be missed in the locker room.”
Back in 2015, Mewhort earned a 79.8 offensive grade, the 29th-best mark among guards. His 81.0 pass-blocking…