Colts QB Andrew Luck was named 2018 Comebacker Player of the Year on Saturday night at NFL Honors.
— NFL (@NFL) February 2, 2019
Here are the vote totals for Comebacker Player Of The Year:
- Andrew Luck – 44
- J.J. Watt – 4
- Adrian Peterson – 2
During the winter of 2016, Luck was involved in a snowboarding accident in Colorado that left him with a sprained AC joint in his throwing shoulder. This was the offseason after he suffered the labrum tear to his throwing shoulder.
He returned to the Colts’ starting roster for the start of the 2018 season.
Luck, 29, is a former first-round pick of the Colts back in 2012 out of Stanford. He finished the third year of his six-year, $139.125 million contract that included $87 million guaranteed. He is set to make base salaries of $9.125 million, $11 million, and $11 million over the final three years of his deal.
In 2018, Luck appeared in all 16 games for the Colts and threw for 4,593 yards, completed 67.3 percent of his passes, 39 touchdowns and 15 interceptions to go along with 46 rushing attempts, 148 yards (3.2 YPC) and no touchdowns. Pro Football Focus rated him as the No. 3 overall quarterback out of 38 qualifying players.