Colts sign 5 to practice squad

The Sports Xchange

September 02, 2018 at 2:33 pm.

The Indianapolis Colts on Sunday signed the following five players to the practice squad: tight end Mo Alie-Cox, wide receiver Reece Fountain, wide receiver Steve Ishmael, quarterback Phillip Walker and cornerback D.J. White.

All five players were among the final cuts made on Saturday.

Alie-Cox, spent the final 13 weeks of the season on Indianapolis’ practice squad. He originally signed with the Colts as an undrafted free agent on April 21, 2017.

Fountain was selected by Indianapolis in the fifth round (159th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft. Fountain totaled 150 receptions for 2,077 yards and 23 touchdowns during his career at Northern Iowa.

Ishmael was signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 1. He started 39 of 47 career games at Syracuse and compiled 219 receptions for 2,891 yards and 18 touchdowns. He finished as the program’s all-time leader in receiving yardage.

Walker spent the entire 2017 season on the Colts practice squad. He was originally signed by Indianapolis as an undrafted free agent on May 4, 2017.

White was claimed by Indianapolis off waivers (Kansas City) in November. He has played in 13 career games in his time with the Colts (2017) and Chiefs (2016-17) and has totaled 14 tackles (13 solo), three passes defensed and one interception.