INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts today signed running back David Williams to the practice squad and released running back Bruce Anderson III from the practice squad.
Williams, 6-1, 229 pounds, has played in six career games in his time with the Detroit Lions (2019), Jacksonville Jaguars (2018) and Denver Broncos (2018) and has compiled eight carries for 36 yards. He was originally selected by the Broncos in the seventh round (226th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.
Williams spent time on the Lions practice squad earlier this season. As a rookie in 2018, he appeared in six games with the Jaguars and tallied eight carries for 36 yards. Williams began the season on Denver’s practice squad before being signed to Jacksonville’s 53-man roster.
Anderson III, 5-11, 210 pounds, was signed to the Colts practice squad on September 11, 2019. He spent time on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad earlier this season. Anderson III was originally signed by Tampa Bay as an undrafted free agent on May 10, 2019. Collegiately, he played in 52 games (16 starts) at North Dakota State (2015-18) and totaled 486 carries for 2,896 yards and 24 touchdowns, 32 receptions for 448 yards and seven touchdowns and 52 kickoff returns for 1,360 yards and two touchdowns.