Thigpen has signed with the Colts. Thigpen was released by the Bills just last week, but will now join the Colts and aim to make his presence felt primarily on special teams.
Bills running back C.J. Spiller (shoulder) is among the team's players listed as probable who are active for Sunday's game against the Raiders. Spiller is making his return from injured reserve and will be playing in his first game since Week 7. Also active after being listed as probable are safeties Da'Norris Searcy (hamstring) and Duke Williams (concussion), cornerback Stephon Gilmore (shoulder), defensive end Jarius Wynn (knee), running back Anthony Dixon (chest), wide receiver Marcus Thigpen (foot) and kicker Dan Carpenter (groin). The Bills are a 6 1/2-point favorite for Sunday's road matchup with the Raiders.
The Bills listed the following players as probable for Sunday's game at Oakland: Dan Carpenter, Anthony Dixon, Stephon Gilmore, Chris Gragg, Da'Norris Searcy, C.J. Spiller, Marcus Thigpen, Duke Williams and Jarius Wynn. The Bills did not have any players listed as questionable, doubtful or out. The Bills are listed as 6 1/2-point favorites.
The Buccaneers have announced several roster moves on Tuesday. The team signed tight ends Cameron Brate and D.J. Williams to the active roster. Tampa Bay also waived wide receiver Marcus Thigpen, tight end Ted Bolser and cornerback Quinton Pointer from the practice squad, per the team's official website.
Although Buccaneers rookie running back Charles Sims was activated from short-term IR, the team could hold him out of Sunday's game at Cleveland, reports ESPN's Adam Caplan. Instead the Bucs might give running back/receiver Marcus Thigpen some carries behind Bobby Rainey, the report said. Thigpen just got promoted from the practice squad. Running back Doug Martin (ankle) is not expected to play.
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