Roster Move: Colts Sign RB Tion Green

Detroit Lions running back Tion Green (38) during a NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday Dec. 31, 2017 in Detroit (Detroit Lions via AP).

WESTFIELD, Ind. — The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent running back Tion Green and waived-Non-Football Illness linebacker William Ossai.

Green, 6-0, 220 pounds, played in five games with the Detroit Lions as a rookie in 2017 and totaled 42 carries for 165 yards and two touchdowns. He also caught two passes for 14 yards. Collegiately, Green played in 46 games at the University of Cincinnati and finished with 445 carries for 2,072 yards and 19 touchdowns. He also collected 47 receptions for 295 yards and returned nine kickoffs for 193 yards.

Ossai, 6-1, 234 pounds, signed with the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2018. Collegiately, he appeared in 48 games (22 starts) at San Jose State and finished with 169 tackles (95 solo), 17.0 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, seven passes defensed, three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.

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