Colts waive running back Trey Williams, Purdue’s Danny Anthrop as final cuts close in
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Indianapolis Colts made more cuts as the regular season draws closer.
The Colts released tight end Konrad Reuland and waived wide receiver Daniel Anthrop, tackle Keith Lumpkin and running back Trey Williams.
Reuland, 6-5, 254 pounds, signed with the Colts as a free agent on July 31, 2016. He has played in 30 career NFL games (four starts) with the Baltimore Ravens (2015) and the New York Jets (2012-13). Reuland has also spent time on the practice squads of Baltimore (2014-15), Indianapolis (2014) and the San Francisco 49ers (2011).
Anthrop, 6-0, 193 pounds, signed with Indianapolis as an undrafted free agent on May 2, 2016. Collegiately, he played in 43 games (17 starts) at Purdue and compiled 113 catches for 1,384 yards (12.2 avg.) and nine touchdowns. Anthrop also rushed for 66 yards on 13 carries with one touchdown.
Lumpkin, 6-7, 317 pounds, signed with the Colts as a free agent on August 21, 2016. He originally signed with the Buffalo Bills as an undrafted free agent on May 2, 2016 before being waived on June 13. Collegiately, Lumpkin started 38-of-41 games at Rutgers.
Williams, 5-7, 200 pounds, was signed to the Colts active roster from the team’s practice squad on December 21, 2015. He has played in two career NFL games and totaled two carries for 12 yards. Last season, Williams spent time with the Washington Redskins (practice squad), Dallas Cowboys (active roster), New England Patriots (active roster and practice squad) and Miami Dolphins (practice squad). Collegiately, he played in 36 games at Texas A&M and totaled 204 carries for 1,343 yards and 18 touchdowns. Williams also added 38 receptions for 330 yards and one touchdown.
The Colts play the Cincinnati Bengals in their final preseason game Thursday night. The game airs on FOX59.