Colts DT Reid Heading to Denver
DT Darrell Reid (J.Daniel/Getty Images)
DT Darrell Reid (J.Daniel/Getty Images) Senior NFL Analyst
Posted Feb 28, 2009

According to a report by's Alex Marvez, the Indianapolis Colts have lost one of their top special teams players through free agency.

Four-year veteran DT Darrell Reid has agreed to terms with the Denver Broncos according to a report by's Alex Marvez.

The 6-foot-2, 288-pound defensive lineman led Indianapolis in special teams tackles in 2008 (18) and 2007 (22). He's also a bit of a YouTube icon for the hit he put on the Titans' Chris Henry on December 30, 2007. Commentator and former NFL head coach John Madden called it, "One of the biggest hits I've ever seen in my life."

Click here to see the video, and be sure to watch it to the end so that you can see the reaction of Colts TE Dallas Clark to the hit.

Reid has started in just two games but has appeared in 55 contests during his four-year career in Indianapolis. Originally signed as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Minnesota, Reid has logged 98 tackles and 2.5 sacks while playing for the Colts defense.

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