INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts today elevated tight end Erik Swoope to the 53-man roster from the practice squad and waived tight end Mo Alie-Cox.
Swoope, 6-4, 255 pounds, has spent time on the Colts’ active roster and practice squad this season. He appeared in two games for Indianapolis in 2018 and caught two passes for 20 yards. Swoope originally signed with the Colts as an undrafted free agent on March 13, 2014. He has played in 19 career games (four starts) with Indianapolis and has caught 17 passes for 317 yards and one touchdown.
Alie-Cox, 6-5, 267 pounds, was elevated to the Colts’ 53-man roster from the practice squad on September 28. He saw action in Week 4 vs. Houston and caught one pass for 17 yards. Alie-Cox spent the first three weeks of the 2018 season on the team’s practice squad. In 2017, he spent the final 13 weeks of the season on Indianapolis’ practice squad. Alie-Cox originally signed with the Colts as an undrafted free agent on April 21, 2017.