The Indianapolis Colts today signed inside linebacker Darnell Sankey to the practice squad and released running back Troymaine Pope from the practice squad.
Sankey, 6-2, 250 pounds, was elevated to the Colts' 53-man roster from the practice squad on September 16 and saw action in the team's Week 2 loss against the Arizona Cardinals. He also spent time on the team's practice squad this season. Sankey spent time on the practice squads of the Kansas City Chiefs and Oakland Raiders as a rookie in 2016.
Pope, 5-8, 205 pounds, was signed to the Colts' practice squad on September 26. He has appeared in four career games and registered 12 carries for 44 yards (3.7 avg.) in his time with the Seattle Seahawks (2016) and New York Jets (2016).