The Indianapolis Colts today signed guard Dakoda Shepley to the practice squad and placed cornerback Isaac Taylor-Stuart on the Practice Squad Injured list.
Shepley, 6-5, 290 pounds, participated in the Colts' 2023 offseason program and training camp after originally being claimed by the team off waivers (from Dallas) on January 1, 2023. He has played in 13 career games in his time with the Cowboys (2022), Seattle Seahawks (2021-22), San Francisco 49ers (2020-21) and New York Jets (2018). Shepley spent the 2019 season with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League and started 14 games. Collegiately, he saw action in 32 regular season games and six postseason contests at the University of British Columbia (2014-17). Shepley was named a Canada West all-star in 2017. He helped the Thunderbirds win the Vanier Cup in 2015.
Taylor-Stuart, 6-2, 200 pounds, was signed to the team's practice squad on August 30, 2023. He participated in training camp with the Colts after originally being signed as a free agent on July 28, 2023. Taylor-Stuart spent the entire 2022 season on the Dallas Cowboys' Injured Reserve list. He signed with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent on May 13, 2022. Collegiately, Taylor-Stuart played in 32 games (19 starts) at USC (2018-21) and compiled 80 tackles (54 solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, nine passes defensed and two interceptions.