Colts promote Griff Whalen, release Jalil Brown

The Indianapolis Colts promoted wide receiver Griff Whalen from the practice squad to the active roster and waived cornerback Jalil Brown.

Whalen has played in six games for the Colts this season, catching nine passes for 102 yards. He was originally signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent last year and was signed to the practice squad in October. Whalen has been on and off the active roster and practice squad this season.

Brown was signed by the Colts as a free agent in October.. He played in five games this season and made two solo tackles and one special teams stop. For his career, Brown has appeared in 34 games, totaling 26 tackles two passes defensed, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and 14 special teams tackles.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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