Colts Deal For CB Davis, Cut Eleven Players

By Dean Pantazi

Colts Deal For CB Davis, Cut Eleven Players

August 26, 2012 Updated Aug 26, 2012 at 9:19 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (Indiana's NewsCenter) - The Colts Sunday received cornerback Vontae Davis in a trade with the Miami Dolphins in exchange for a second-round pick and a conditional late-round pick in 2013.

Davis, 5-11, 205 pounds, is entering his fourth NFL season. In 44 games played (36 starts), the 24-year-old out of Illinois has totaled 142 tackles (126 solo), 32 passes defensed and nine interceptions for 124 return yards, including one for a touchdown.

Last season, Davis led the team with four interceptions and nine passes defensed, while finishing the year with 43 tackles (39 solo). His four interceptions ranked tied for fifth in the AFC.

Also on Sunday, the Colts waived: CB-Cameron Chism, CB-Antonio Fenelus, CB-Terrence Johnson, CB-Chris Rucker, S-Matt Merletti, S-David Caldwell, LB-Mike Balogun, WR-Quan Cosby, RB-Alvester Alexander, G-Jason Foster and P-Brian Stahovich.




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