The Most Varied North Dallas Apartments You’D Ever Find

The most varied North Dallas apartments you’d ever find

The Most Varied North Dallas Apartments You’D Ever Find

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Panthers sign Ashaad Mabry, Jason Vander Laan

The Panthers signed defensive tackle Ashaad Mabry and tight end Jason Vander Laan on Monday.

Mabry originally signed with the Saints as an undrafted free agent out of Texas-San Antonio in 2015. He has never played in a regular-season game.

In four college seasons, Mabry made 49 tackles and six tackles for loss.

Vander Laan signed with the Jets as an undrafted free agent out of Ferris State in 2016. He saw action in four games with the Colts last season in his only career games.

Vander Laan, 25, played quarterback at Ferris State, throwing for 8,240 yards and 85 touchdowns, while rushing for 5,953 yards and 81 touchdowns.

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Senate Panel Backs Conclusion That Moscow Attempted to Boost Trump

WASHINGTON—A GOP-led Senate committee backed U.S. intelligence agencies’ finding that Moscow tried to boost Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign by hacking and spreading misinformation, a bipartisan conclusion that breaks with a House panel’s position and the president’s rejection of the notion that Russia wanted him to win.

The Senate Intelligence Committee’s conclusion, made public Wednesday after a closed-door hearing with former intelligence chiefs, is part of the panel’s continuing probe, begun 14 months ago, into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election. It supports the findings of the intelligence agencies under former President Barack Obama, a Democrat.

The Republican president and many of his allies have repeatedly dismissed the idea that Moscow meddled on his behalf—particularly disputing that the Russian effort might have had an impact on the election’s outcome.

A House Intelligence Committee report released earlier this year said Russia didn’t aim to boost Mr. Trump’s chances of winning the election but instead sought to subvert the notion of free and fair elections and spread “chaos and discord” in the U.S.

Russia’s alleged role in the election—and whether there was any collusion between Mr. Trump’s associates and the Kremlin—is a central part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, which is separate from the congressional probes.

Several guilty pleas and criminal indictments of Mr. Trump’s associates have arisen from Mr. Mueller’s investigation, including charges of tax fraud and conspiracy to launder money. None of the charges relate to collusion with Russia, and the House Intelligence Committee report said it found no evidence of coordination between the campaign and Moscow.

Mr. Trump has denied there was any collusion and has criticized Mr. Mueller’s probe as a “witch hunt.” Russia has denied interfering in the election.

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to release a more detailed evaluation in the coming weeks that addresses the question of collusion.

The president hailed the House Intelligence Committee’s findings last month, tweeting, “As I have been saying all along, it is all a big Hoax.” He issued no public comment, as of Wednesday evening, on the Senate panel’s release, and the White House didn’t respond to a request for comment.

A separate Senate committee release Wednesday detailed several attempts by a billionaire Russian-Azerbaijani family to communicate with Mr. Trump’s associates over Russia’s interest in a repeal of the Magnitsky Act. The 2012 U.S. law targets Russian human-rights abuses.

The Senate Judiciary Committee released transcripts of interviews it had conducted that suggest the Agalarovs sought to act as a conduit, before and after the election, for Russians seeking the law’s repeal.

Most notably, Rob Goldstone, a representative of the Agalarovs, arranged a meeting in Trump Tower in 2016. The meeting, which was previously reported and is being investigated by Mr. Mueller, was pitched by Mr. Goldstone as an opportunity for Russians to share incriminating information on Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Mr. Trump’s 2016 rival.

It was attended by the president’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and his then-campaign chairman, Paul Manafort. Mr. Goldstone and Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya, among others, also attended.

Donald Trump Jr. asked the visitors if they had dirt on Mrs. Clinton, according to the testimony of one of the Russians who attended. But the Russians provided scant information and focused instead on the Magnitsky Act, with Ms. Veselnitskaya asking the younger Mr. Trump to “look out for this,” according to Mr. Goldstone’s testimony.

Donald Trump Jr., according to Mr. Goldstone, told her to take her concerns to Mr. Obama’s administration and ended the meeting. The president hasn’t called for the Magnitsky Act to be overturned.

In 2015, shortly after Mr. Trump launched his campaign, Mr. Goldstone offered to arrange a meeting between Mr. Trump and President Vladimir Putin of Russia. That never took place.

Weeks after the election,Mr. Goldstone also sent Mr. Trump’s personal assistant a document noting that the Magnitsky Act was “one of the key issues” preventing a thaw in U.S.-Russia relations. The assistant forwarded the document to Steve Bannon, then the incoming White House chief strategist.

The U.S. intelligence community issued a finding in January 2017 that Mr. Putin ordered a campaign to influence the outcome of the 2016 election and that Mr. Putin aspired to help Mr. Trump to victory and denigrate Mrs. Clinton as part of a broader ambition to undermine Western liberalism.

The Senate Intelligence Committee’s members “see no reason to dispute the conclusions,” Sen. Richard Burr (R., N.C.), the panel’s chairman, said in a statement Wednesday.

Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia, the committee’s top Democrat, said: “Despite the short time frame they had to prepare it, the intelligence community did a very good job.”

The House and Senate intelligence committees were both charged in early 2017 with examining the evidence around what happened during the presidential election and writing a public report. The House committee process has been rife with partisan infighting over the course of the yearlong investigation. The Senate Intelligence Committee has remained more unified throughout the process.

Write to Byron Tau at byron.tau@wsj.com, Rebecca Ballhaus at Rebecca.Ballhaus@wsj.com and Erica Orden at erica.orden@wsj.com

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Rockets star Gerald Green’s I-45 tattoo is cool. But a comedian has an idea for a better one.

After 20 years spent on the road as a professional comic, it’s no surprise that one of John Wessling’s funniest tweets of all time had to do with U.S. Highway 290.

Wessling, 42, was traveling between standup gigs Tuesday and had just arrived at his hotel room in Miami. He decided to turn on the Houston Rockets game; they were facing off against the Utah Jazz and could clinch their playoff series with a win.

"The Rockets were trailing a bit and Gerald Green came in the game and gave the team a little spark, as he does often," Wessling told Chron.com over Twitter direct message. "I think I had made a joke onstage before about his I-45 tattoo that was similar, but at that moment I saw the perfect timing and the phrasing of it just poured out."

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The result was a joke that has echoed around social media days later.

"I like Gerald Green’s I-45 tattoo, but if he was REALLY H-TINE he’d have a 290 tattoo and it would be unfinished," Wessling tweeted.

Wessling fell asleep shortly after sending the tweet. When he woke up Wednesday to catch a flight, his Twitter mentions "were on fire."

Rockets guard Gerald Green took a family furniture shopping at Rooms To Go to replace items lost due to flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

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"It’s funny…you never know which things are going to take off and which are going to be duds. I’ve written what I think are jewels that have gone nowhere before and sometimes a throwaway line gets a huge response," Wessling added. "But I really appreciate all the Houston Twitter people who’ve laughed at my joke and spread it around. I hope they come back for more of my foolishness tomorrow and the next days after."

The message would go on to collect nearly 700 retweets and 2,082 likes. It also earned a post on Reddit’s r/houston where folks piled on the jokes.

"290 will never be finis," Reddit user doyoudovoodoo commented.

"If he really was H tine, he wouldn’t have a 290 tattoo because that shit is outside the loop," JMyorJMan added.

The Rockets won its series against Utah and face off against the Golden State Warriors Monday in the NBA Conference Finals.

Fernando Alfonso III is a digital reporter at Chron.com. Follow him on Twitter at @fernalfonso.

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Need A Job? 50 Job Openings In The Dallas Area

Businesses across the Dallas area are looking for new employees, and Patch and Zip Recruiter have listed openings on our searchable jobs board. Here are recent job postings in the area. Click on the job title for complete information.

Customize your search by city, state and distance to explore hundreds of jobs. Looking for full-time work or per diem jobs? You can find those, too. Just add it to your search title keywords.

See top automotive jobs along with others on the Dallas Patch Job Board.

SALES JOBS

Bankers Life is recruiting driven and outgoing insurance sales/sales management professionals to meet the needs of our rapidly growing market!Here’s the Bankers Life differenceWe provide robust …

Qualifications for the Entry Level Sales Representative: Our field force comes from diverse professional backgrounds, but we find that our top sales performers all share many of the following …

Hiring an Insurance Sales Professional for a Local Allstate Agency Are you looking for a career with a local small business with the backing and support of a brand people recognize and trust? Working …

The Outside Sales Representative will be critical in driving growth for our primary lines of business – origination, post-closing, and automated valuation services. This role will be responsible for …

New! SCG, Inc.
Dallas, TX, USA

Entry Level Junior Manager (Full Time Sales & Marketing) The SCG, Inc. team is enthusiastic, passionate, result-driven and relentlessly committed to our goals. The pace is fast, we are energetic, our …

Looking for a front-line sales position with a company that will back you every step of the way? Look no further than Spectrum. Here’s an exciting opportunity to get out into the local communities …

Sales Representative Position Overview As a Sales Representative , you will be responsible for delivering the customer experience by educating prospective customers on proper lawn maintenance …

I nside Sales – Pump Team We are looking for a detail oriented individual for our Pump Team in our Inside Sales department. This person should be technically proficient, a creative problem solver …

Make plans to attend a professional Sales & Management Career Fair in Dallas on May 23rd! You can bypass the phone screen and meet directly with multiple hiring managers at one time. This will also …

Evantage, Inc. is recognized as a top leader in the Sales and Marketing industry! We are different in many ways from most companies, our culture, our approach, and our team is what makes us stand out

In 2015 TOYOTA OF DALLAS, was the fastest growing Toyota dealership in the country and is now hiring experienced Automotive Sales Associates! 2018 is going to bigger than ever and we are offering you …

Bulldog/ADT Residential Security Services
Richardson, TX, USA

We are looking for talented sales & customer service professionals to join our ADT Residential Sales Team. Applicants should be goal-oriented, entrepreneurial-minded and comfortable working in a …

Sales Executive Elite Hail Operations Are you tired of the same old job, performing the same old mundane tasks for little pay and even less opportunity for advancement and new challenges? Do you like …

Dallas Texas Consultants, Inc.
Irving, TX, USA

Entry Level Sales Representative (Full Time) Dallas Texas Consultants, Inc. specializes in marketing, sales, and customer service for some of the most exciting and well-known companies in the world

Sales Account Representative (Weekly Pay + Bonuses) We are proud to announce that Dallas Texas Consultants received an award for Best Places to Work in North Texas for the 3RD year in a row! Dallas …

MVALOR
Richardson, TX, USA

Our full time Sales Representatives specialize in: * building rapport with our client’s new and existing customers * adapating to customer’s needs and wants * assisting in problem solving * setting …

Aspire Business Solutions, Inc
Carrollton, TX, USA

Sales Associate – Entry Level – Full Time CONSISTENT Schedule Paid Training Provided Aspire Business Solutions is expanding! We’re currently looking for customer-oriented sales associates to join our …

We have IMMEDIATE OPENINGS for EXPERIENCED SALES REPRESENTATIVES!!! Good Feet , Americas #1 Arch Support provider, is currently seeking a Full time Sales Consultant . We are a specialty custom …

We’re hiring sharp, outgoing and confident people within our local Sales Division for a SalesRepresentative. This role’s primary responsibility is to generate business leads and sell EMG’s suite of …

NURSING JOBS

ReadyNurse
Richardson, TX, USA

Ability to supervise nursing staff and others for whom they are administratively or professionally responsible. * Ability to work with other personnel and develop/maintain good relations

Together, let’s grow your nursing career. With several award-winning divisions of HCA in the state of Texas, there are endless opportunities to grow your career and become part of the HCA story. No …

Requested Nursing Specialties Cardiac Cath LabLabor & DeliveryPediatricsPCU – StepdownTelemetryMaternal-NewbornEmergency DepartmentMedical-SurgicalICU – Critical Care Intensive CareNewborn …

No one offers Critical Care RNs bigger advantages. Compare for yourself. At Methodist Healthcare System, we’re expanding our facilities, increasing our capabilities, and investing in our nurses like …

… Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN Candidate Profiles Looking for a Intensive Care Burn Unit travel assignment? You are in the right place, the HCEN Network of staffing agencies have …

Through our affiliated entities, services are provided through skilled nursing facilities in 21 states. The commitment is to provide compassionate, family oriented short-term and long-term care. Our …

Full Time Nurse Healthcare Coordinator First Shift Brookdale Farmers Branch 13505 Webb Chapel Road Farmers Branch, TX 75234 Job #: BSL60577 Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living. Your …

Nursing (All Disciplines), Physicians, NPs, RNs, LPNs, CNAs, CMAs, Radiology, Pathology, ED Technicians, Sonographers, Radiographers, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Medical Laboratory, PCT …

… nursing care in the telehealth setting, playing a fundamental role in the future of healthcare delivery. Duties and Responsibilities: · Perform proactive follow-up and risk assessments and …

Current State Nursing License * All appropriate certifications for the position to which you are applying

Sunday-Friday 8p-8a Responsible for providing and documenting skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, in accordance with developed care plan and physician’s orders for each …

Provides nursing care to the patient undergoing surgical procedures. * Provides comfort and support for pre-operative patients. * Participates in the care of patients receiving conscious sedation

Must have at least 6 months of hands on nursing experience * Current CPR certification * Must be willing to provide in home nursing care to infants, children, and adolescents Responsibilities of the …

RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date. RNs hired between January 2014 and December 2016 require completion of BSN within 3 years of start date. Required …

Administer nursing care for clients in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, clients, and their families, and the referring agency.Patient Population: Has contact …

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of nursing preferred. * At least one year of management or supervisory experience in a hospice setting. * Thorough understanding of and support for the …

Graduate of a nurse anesthesia educational program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs or its predecessor. (Students are welcome to apply …

Assesses patient to determine etiological factors for skin breakdown (per state guidelines if LPN/LVN). Develops comprehensive wound management plan and assists staff in wound care when indicated

Graduation from an accredited Nursing School and a current and valid license in the applicable State. * Minimum of one-year supervisory experience in a long-term or health care setting is preferred

TECHNOLOGY JOBS

Job Details Job Title Systems Support Tech. III Job ID 20170483 Location Plano – Corporate Headquarters Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular NORTH TEXAS TOLLWAY AUTHORITY …

The role of a IT Support Services Specialist is to provide daily phone support for all end users for Matador Networks, LLC client/customer base. This will include guidance, assistance, coordination …

We are seeking an Advanced Technology Engineer to join our team! You will design and develop solutions to complex application problems or network concerns. Responsibilities: * Oversee the …

Monitors and responds quickly and effectively to requests received through the IT helpdesk * Learn and Provide helpdesk support and resolve problems to the end user’s satisfaction * Utilize and …

Job Details Job Title Systems Support Tech II-RWY Job ID 20170418 Location Plano – Corporate Headquarters Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular NORTH TEXAS TOLLWAY AUTHORITY …

Pharmcare USA has an immediate opening for an IT Analyst to join our team! You will analyze data processing problems to improve computer systems. This position could be located at our corporate …

The JR. Projection & Sound/IT Specialist is responsible for supporting and maintaining the Projection, Sound and IT systems for our two Texas locations (including, but not limited to projectors …

Working knowledge of application technologies, platforms, and tools including Spring Framework, Java, SOAP, Rest, git, javascript, CSS, JSON, XML * Working experience and expertise with BPM is a plus

IT Project Manager (Data Center) Our client, the world largest technology security company, specialized in computer security software, has an opening for the IT Data Center Project Manager role …

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in the Information Technology field Company Description Zolon Tech, Inc. (ZTI) is a fast-growing, 8(a) certified business providing Information Technology …

**Note: these jobs were available as of this posting, according to our partners at ZipRecruiter. Patch cannot guarantee that some have not been filled / Photo via Shutterstock.

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Xerox CEO Steps Down as Company Reviews Fujifilm Deal

Xerox Corp.’s Chief Executive Jeff Jacobson is resigning in a settlement with two of the company’s biggest investors, Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason, a pact that shakes up the majority of the board and puts its transaction with Fujifilm Holdings Corp. at risk.

The new board is expected to consider alternatives to the deal with Fujifilm, a complex transaction that sells the majority of Xerox to the Japanese company by combining with a joint venture the two operate in Asia.

Messrs. Icahn and Deason have been seeking to kill that deal, saying it undervalues Xerox, and had alleged Mr. Jacobson quickly negotiated the deal in an attempt to save his own job. Xerox had launched a CEO search last year, the company has disclosed.

A judge last week temporarily blocked the Fujifilm transaction, siding with Mr. Deason in a lawsuit, saying the talks were conflicted by Mr. Jacobson’s tenuous position.

The settlement effectively ends a legal fight with Xerox and its investors as well as a potential proxy fight that would have sought to remove the entire board, by giving Messrs. Icahn and Deason six of what will now be nine seats. Keith Cozza, who is chief executive of Mr. Icahn’s public company, will be named chairman of Xerox.

Xerox will name as chief executive John Visentin. Xerox had considered Mr. Visentin as the leading candidate to replace Mr. Jacobson last year before it ended its search and reaffirmed faith in him, The Wall Street Journal has reported. Mr. Visentin is a former executive at several technology companies and had been working with the activist investors at Xerox.

The settlement doesn’t include pending litigation Mr. Deason has against Fujifilm. The judge also criticized Fujifilm’s actions in his opinion halting the deal.

Fujifilm, which wasn’t immediately able to comment, has defended the transaction and said it was negotiated fairly.

Xerox had previously defended Mr. Jacobson and said that he had won over the board by hitting earnings and financial targets, and that the whole board believed the Fujifilm deal was the best option. Now it is settling the litigation, saying it wanted to avoid litigation and risks to the deal. The judge has to sign off on the settlement.

Seven of the old board members will resign, including Chairman Robert Keegan, who approved Mr. Jacobson’s negotiations, and lead director Ann Reese, who also approved of his talks with Fujifilm.

Xerox and Fujifilm have been in discussions about renegotiating the deal, but Fujifilm will now face a new board led by a team that wants to not only end the sale but also cancel the 50-plus-year joint venture, Fuji Xerox, that is at the heart of their relationship.

Xerox had asked Fujifilm to sweeten the merger deal, but in its statement Tuesday night, Xerox said Fuji had yet to make an improved offer.

Write to David Benoit at david.benoit@wsj.com

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Bank of Japan Ditches Inflation Target Date

TOKYO—The Bank of Japan on Friday dropped its target date for reaching 2% inflation, another sign that Japan has yet to fully escape its long period of falling prices.

The central bank had previously said it expected inflation to hit 2% in the year ending March 2020.

When Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda took office in 2013 he said he wanted to hit 2% inflation within two years. He has had to postpone that target six times. In March, core consumer prices, a figure that excludes volatile fresh food prices, rose 0.9% over year-earlier levels.

Meanwhile, the BOJ left its policy unchanged, showing its willingness to stick with its radical easing program while the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates.

The Japanese central bank voted 8-1 to maintain its target for 10-year Japanese government bond yields at around zero and its short-term deposit rate at minus 0.1%. The bank also kept its pledge to buy government bonds at an annual rate of around ¥80 trillion ($732 billion). The pledge is seen by investors as a symbolic gauge of its commitment to easing, although actual purchases have been running below that rate.

Japan’s commitment to rock-bottom interest rates contrasts with the U.S., where the 10-year Treasury note yield topped 3% this week. The dollar has strengthened against the yen because of the interest-rate gap, which means dollar-based investments earn more income.

Friday’s meeting was the first since Mr. Kuroda was reappointed to a new five-year term as governor in April. Masayoshi Amamiya, a career BOJ official, and Masazumi Wakatabe, an economics professor, joined the policy board in March as deputy governors.

It released its projections for the year ending in March 2021 for the first time, saying the economy was expected to grow 0.8% in that year. That suggests the bank doesn’t expect a big impact from a consumption tax increase scheduled for October 2019 although a previous rise pushed the economy into contraction.

As at previous meetings, board member Goushi Kataoka was the lone dissenter, saying the BOJ needed to do more to spark 2% inflation.

Write to Megumi Fujikawa at megumi.fujikawa@wsj.com and Mayumi Negishi at mayumi.negishi@wsj.com

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DC Firefighter Dies of Injuries Suffered in Pa. Crash

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A D.C. firefighter has died a week after he was injured in a roadside crash in Pennsylvania, the fire department says.

Robert "Bob" Marshall was in critical condition after the crash along Interstate 81 on Friday, April 13.

Marshall was standing in front of his truck on I-81 that night when another truck rear-ended the vehicle, causing his truck to strike him.

D.C. Fire and EMS said Marshall was a 20-year veteran of the department.

A man was shot multiple times during the Friday evening rush at the Greenbelt Metro Station. News4’s Jackie Bensen reports.

(Published Friday, April 13, 2018)

"Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and fellow firefighters," the department tweeted Saturday.

No further information was immediately available.

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Inside Carrie Underwood’s Amazing Comeback

The country singer returns to the stage for the first time at the 2018 ACM Awards after her shocking fall. Take a look!

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Affordable Housing Not Easy To Find For Moderate Income Families In North Texas

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Shanay Wise bounces through her kitchen and dining area with a smile.

“They gave me two convection ovens! I keep three cake mixers over here,” Wise says, while pointing to her granite countertops.

Wise runs a small baking and organic pickling business, as well as working for a Dallas non-profit. The single mother of three became a homeowner in January. Despite an annual salary of $43,000, Wise found a three-bedroom home. “This house means so much to me because I wanted to live in South Dallas for years. With the programs SouthFair set up, they looked at my income and said hey, we can build you this,” Wise said.

SouthFair Community Development Corporation is the organization that assisted Wise in home ownership. The Community Housing Development Corporation, known as a CHDO, has built 50 houses, townhomes and apartments, mainly in the South Dallas/Fair Park corridor near Dallas’ Fair Park.

SouthFair works to ensure moderate income applicants can access home loans and find houses that fit low income budgets. “We build the houses, and we’re building more,” SouthFair Executive Director Annie Evans said Wednesday.

SouthFair’s Fair Park Estates resembles a quiet suburban subdivision. Residents were seen dog walking, bringing children home from school and jogging. The homes are two-story, and average 1,500 square feet in size. “We have the land, we have the demand, but what it takes to develop is funding,” Evans explained.

CHDO’s receive local and federal grants and loans to finance affordable housing programs. SouthFair officials say more South Dallas residents could access home ownership with improved community development funding.

“Over the past five years 1100 people come through our office. I think the momentum speaks to the neighborhood. Once we start construction, people come to us, they’re interested in us, then we have to stop, because the funding has stopped. We have to gear up that momentum again,” Evans said.

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Chris Milton signs tender

The Colts announced exclusive rights free agent Chris Milton signed his tender Friday.

The cornerback joined the Colts as an undrafted free agent in 2016. He has played 20 games with one start, making 10 tackles, two pass breakups and a fumble recovery. He also has added 10 special teams stops.

Milton appeared in 14 games last season.

He spent time on the active roster and the practice squad as a rookie.

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