Bob Sanders will make his first appearance and start of the season Sunday when the Indianapolis Colts visit the St. Louis Rams in the Edward Jones Dome.
The veteran safety and 2007 NFL Defensive Player of the Year returns to the starting lineup after missing the Colts’ first five games while fully recovering from offseason surgery on his right knee.
“He’s going to play,’’ coach Jim Caldwell said this morning. “He’s feeling good. If he can go, he’s starting.’’