Colts add ex-Vikings CB Xavier Rhodes on 1-year deal

Used cornerback Xavier Rhodes is headed to Indianapolis.
The Colts are including the ragged first-round utilize to their secondary after every facet agreed to terms on a one-year deal, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport, per Rhodes’ agent, Sunny Shah. The transfer at as soon as plugs up the outlet created by the release of starter Pierre Desir four days prior.
As soon as viewed as one in all the game’s high corners, Rhodes, 29, became launched on March 13 by the Vikings following a disappointing 2019 marketing campaign. No topic getting a year that fell below expectations — 63 tackles, six passes defended, 0 interceptions (first time since rookie year) — Rhodes became composed named as a Expert Bowl alternate, giving him three nods for his occupation (2016-17).
He is the most fresh sizable-identify addition at some level of an offseason that has viewed the organization ticket Philip Rivers and Sheldon Day, as smartly as trade for DeForest Buckner.
Because the elder statesman of a unit that involves Kenny Moore and Rock Ya-Sin, Rhodes will absorb the possibility to point out in Indy on a group that is in utilize-now mode that he need to be composed regarded as among the elite on the intention.

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