Interim coach Bruce Arians provided the update following Indy's 17-13 victory over Cleveland.
Pagano has missed Indy's last three
games after being diagnosed with leukemia. He had been in the hospital
receiving treatment since Sept. 26, and though he will continue to
undergo treatment for several more weeks, Arians says he can at least
Pagano's physician, Dr. Larry Cripe,
attended Sunday's game in person, but only said Pagano was in good
spirits and was progressing well.
Players didn't know Pagano had been
released until team owner Jim Irsay told them during a postgame speech.
Rookie quarterback Andrew Luck called the news more thrilling than the