INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Colts waived 17 players and placed three others on the injured reserve list Saturday afternoon.
With these adjustments, the team has reached the league-mandated 53-man roster.
Colts chose to keep three quarterbacks instead of two, including: Andrew Luck, Scott Tolzien, Stephen Morris.
Players who were waived include:
Sterling Bailey, defensive end
Trevor Bates, inside linebacker
Alden Darby, safety
Tay Glover-Wright, cornerback
Lee Hightower, safety
Stefan McClure, safety
MeKale McKay, wide receiver
Christopher Milton, cornerback
Kitt O’Brien, guard
Earl Okine, outside linebacker
Kelcy Quarles, defensive tackle
Adam Redmond, guard
Tevaun Smith, wide receiver
Mitchell Van Dyk, tackle
Jeremy Vujnovich, tackle
The team also released inside linebacker Nate Irving and running back Stevan Ridley.
The Colts placed cornerback Tevin Mitchel, outside linebacker Ron Thompson and guard Hugh Thornton on the injured reserve list.