INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Colts today claimed running back Jerome Felton off waivers from the Carolina Panthers.
Felton, 6-0, 246 pounds, is in his fourth NFL season after originally being selected by the Detroit Lions in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He has competed in 51 games (17 starts) and has totaled 42 carries for 136 yards while adding 32 receptions for 264 yards. Felton was waived by Detroit following the 2011 training camp and was claimed by the Carolina Panthers. In nine games this season (one start), he tallied three carries for 10 yards and contributed with two catches for 24 yards.