The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent tight end Nick Truesdell and waived tight end Mike Miller from the Non-Football Injury List.
Truesdell, 6-5, 245 pounds, most recently spent time in the Arena Football League with the Portland Steel, where he recorded 15 receptions for 200 yards and eight touchdowns. In 2015, he played in 16 games for the Spokane Shock of the AFL and caught 80 passes for 977 yards and 23 touchdowns. Truesdell appeared in nine games as a rookie with the Shock in 2014 and finished with 33 receptions for 355 yards and seven touchdowns. Prior to the AFL, he spent time with the Bemdiji Axemen and Colorado Ice of the Indoor Football League in 2014. Truesdell appeared in seven games with the Axemen and collected 28 receptions for 402 yards and nine touchdowns. He previously participated on a tryout basis at rookie minicamp with the Green Bay Packers in 2014. Truesdell earned an invite to the Cincinnati Bengals rookie minicamp and tried out for the Tennessee Titans in 2013. Collegiately, Truesdell spent time at Grand Rapids Community College in 2010 after transferring from the University of Cincinnati. He played in six games for the Bearcats in 2008.
Miller, 6-6, 255 pounds, was placed on the Colts Non-Football Injury List on July 26, 2016. He originally signed with Indianapolis as an undrafted free agent on May 3, 2016. Miller played in 27 games (20 starts) at Taylor University and finished his career with 80 receptions for 959 yards and seven touchdowns after transferring following two seasons at Santa Monica College in California.
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