Colts signal former Giants tight finish Kaden Smith, in response to report

The Indianapolis Colts have signed former New York Giants tight finish Kaden Smith and waived guard Harris Lachance, in response to a Wednesday morning tweet from the crew.

A former sixth-round choose by the San Francisco 49ers in 2019 out of Stanford, Smith spent a brief time frame with the 49ers earlier than touchdown with the Giants. In three seasons with New York, Smith hauled in 52 catches for 413 yards and three touchdowns.

Smith’s finest season as a professional got here in 2019, and he appeared in 33 whole video games for the Giants over a three-year interval. The Colts at the moment have six completely different tight ends on their roster, which incorporates Mo Alie-Cox, Kylen Granson Jelani Woods, Drew Ogletree, Pharaoh Brown and rookie Will Mallory.

Now Smith, who brings a good quantity of manufacturing in his profession, joins a reasonably crowded tight finish room and must compete for a roster spot within the coming months.