Former Maryland RB Davin Meggett waived by Colts

Former Maryland RB Davin Meggett waived by Colts
August 17, 2014, 2:00 pm
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(Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports)

Former Maryland running back Davin Meggett has been waived by the Indianapolis Colts, the team announced Sunday. With an open spot on the roster, the Colts signed former Southern Illinois running back Deji Karim.

Meggett played four seasons at Maryland from 2008-11 and currently ranks seventh in school history in career rushing yards with 2,411 and 13th in all-purpose yards with 2,865.

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After going undrafted in 2012, he signed with the Houston Texans. He has also spent time as a member of the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins.

Meggett had had one previous stint with the Colts from Dec. 2012- Aug. 2013. Most recently, the Colts had signed him in late July before parting ways with him on Sunday.