The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent running back Zurlon Tipton and placed running back Ahmad Bradshaw on the Injured Reserve list.
Tipton, 6-0, 230 pounds, spent time on the Colts active roster and practice squad this season before being waived on November 26. He was originally signed to the Colts practice squad on September 15 before being elevated to the active roster on October 1. Tipton has played in 13 career NFL games and recorded 12 carries for 27 yards and six receptions for 68 yards and one touchdown. He has seen action in three postseason contests and tallied 18 carries for 68 yards and one touchdown and three receptions for 22 yards.
Bradshaw, 5-10, 217 pounds, was signed by the Colts on October 14. He played in six games this season and carried the ball 31 times for 85 yards and caught 10 passes for 64 yards and three touchdowns. Bradshaw has played in 103 career NFL games (36 starts) for the Colts (2013-15) and New York Giants (2007-2012) and totaled 1,083 carries for 4,928 yards and 36 touchdowns, 187 receptions for 1,493 yards and 12 touchdowns, eight punt returns for 62 yards and 77 kickoff returns for 1,788 yards. He has seen action in nine postseason games (three starts) and tallied 111 carries for 480 yards and two touchdowns, 20 receptions for 141 yards and seven kickoff returns for 193 yards.
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