INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent defensive tackle Caraun Reid and placed defensive end Jegs Jegede on the Injured Reserve list.
Reid, 6-2, 305 pounds, has played in 44 career games (13 starts) in his time with the Dallas Cowboys (2018), Colts (2017), Washington Redskins (2017), Detroit Lions (2014-15, 2017) and San Diego Chargers (2016) and has compiled 46 tackles (34 solo), 10.0 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, two passes defensed, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries. In 2018, he saw action in 10 games (one start) with the Cowboys and tallied 10 tackles (six solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, half a sack and one forced fumble. Reid participated in 2018 training camp with Indianapolis before being waived during final cuts.
Jegede, 6-5, 273 pounds, was signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 3, 2019. He appeared in 24 games at Valdosta State and finished with 37 tackles (20 solo), 6.5 tackles for loss, 5.0 sacks, one pass defensed and three blocked kicks. Prior to transferring to Valdosta State, Jegede played two seasons of basketball at the College of Central Florida. As a freshman, he received Mid-Florida Conference honorable mention recognition and was named to the Mid-Florida Conference All-Academic Team.