INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Indianapolis Colts have re-signed backup tight end Jack Doyle, keeping him off the free-agent market.
Terms of the deal were not immediately known.
Doyle had the best season of his four-year career in 2016. He finished with 59 receptions for 584 yards and five touchdowns. He has 94 catches, 793 yards and eight TDs in his career.
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The Colts claimed the Indy native and former ball boy for the NBA's Indiana Pacers off waivers from Tennessee on Sept. 1, 2013.
New general manager Chris Ballard called Doyle a ''consummate professional.''
The news comes the same day another Indy native, offensive lineman Joe Reitz, announced his retirement.
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