Colts linebacker Pat Angerer placed on season-ending injured reserve
Colts linebacker Pat Angerer was placed on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday.
Indianapolis Colts (9-5) replaced Angerer on the roster by signing free agent Shaun Draughn. The 6-foot, 205-pound running back has played in 20 games and rushed for 235 yards and two TDs on 63 carries.
He could help fill a spot if Donald Brown cannot play Sunday at Kansas City (11-3). Brown left Sunday's game with a stinger and did not return for the AFC South champs.
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News Release from the Indianapolis Colts
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS MAKE ROSTER MOVES
The Indianapolis Colts today agreed to terms with running back Shaun Draughn and placed inside linebacker Pat Angerer on Injured Reserve.
Draughn, 6-0, 205 pounds, has appeared in 20 career games, rushing 63 times for 235 yards and two touchdowns, while catching 24 passes for 158 yards. He has also returned 25 kickoffs for 590 yards (23.6 avg.). Draughn was originally signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent on July 28, 2011 before joining the Kansas City Chiefs practice squad on October 5. He was then elevated to the active roster on December 31 and was waived on August 31, 2013. Draughn was signed by the Baltimore Ravens on September 11 and played in three games, returning two kicks for 53 yards (26.5 avg.). He was waived by the Ravens on October 10.
Angerer played in 11 games (nine starts) this season and totaled 87 tackles (48 solo), a half of a sack, two passes defensed and an interception. For his career, he has appeared in 54 games (39 starts), recording 365 tackles (203 solo), 2.5 sacks, eight passes defensed, four forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and two interceptions.