The Indianapolis Colts today signed defensive end Kristjan Sokoli to the practice squad.
Sokoli, 6-5, 295 pounds, was selected as an offensive lineman by the Seattle Seahawks in the sixth round (214th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft. He played in two games on the offensive line as a rookie for the Seahawks last season. Sokoli participated in Seattle’s 2016 offseason program and training camp before being waived on August 30.
Collegiately, Sokoli appeared in 46 games (25 starts) at Buffalo as a defensive lineman and registered 95 tackles and 2.5 sacks. In 2014, he started all 11 games and collected 32 tackles. Sokoli started all 13 games in 2013 and finished with 29 tackles and 2.5 sacks. In 2012, he played in 12 games (one start) and tallied 20 tackles. Sokoli saw action in 10 games in 2011 and recorded 14 tackles. He redshirted as a freshman for the Bulls in 2010.
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