Former Eagles’ RB Jay Ajayi is scheduled to visit the Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 18, 2019
The 25-year-old English-born running back knows
Playing under Reich while he was offensive coordinator in Philly, Ajayi complimented the backfield well, rushing for 408 yards in only seven games with Philly, averaging 5.8 yards per carry.
Jordan Wilkins & Marlon Mack could learn a lot from Jay Ajayi. This potential signing is not only a move to get better its a move for the development of these young RBs. #Colts— ColtsContent (Draft Mode) (@ColtsContent) March 20, 2019
Ajayi has proved that his youth, athletic ability and consistency on the field make him a solid contributor on any NFL offense. He is injury prone, however. The former Boise State Bronco has dealt with various ailments since turning pro, and he is yet to play a full season free of health issues Notably, he is coming off a torn ACL that caused him to miss the remainder of the 2018 season after just four games.
In 2016, Ajayi was selected to the Pro Bowl and was named First-Team All-Pro. His season numbers amounted to 260 carries for 1,272 yards and eight touchdowns, which proved to be his best pro campaign thus far since joining the league in 2015.