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Team Signs Tall, Talented Tight End

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With Tom Santi hurt and the team needing some depth at the tight end position, the Colts signed an intriguing rookie on Wednesday to battle for a roster spot. Brad Keller has the scouting details here.

On Wednesday, Aug. 20th, the Colts signed rookie tight end Tyrice Thompson to the 80-man roster and released linebacker Danny Verdun-Wheeler. Thompson attended Arizona State and appeared in 38 games during his four years in Tempe.  He was recruited as a defensive end coming out of South Mountain High School in Phoenix, but eventually settled in at wide receiver at the college level.  He also... Recommended Stories

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