Antonio Cromartie earnestly thanks Colts for six weeks of employment

Night net null null Antonio Cromartie had to know he was just a rental.Signed by the Indianapolis Colts on Aug. 22 following an ankle injury to Vontae Davis, Cromartie was released Tuesday. The Colts also announced the release of linebacker Sio Moore. MORE: Latest Night net power rankingsCromartie, a four-time Pro Bowler, initially signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the Colts. He had 14 tackles and two passes defensed in four games including four tackles against the Jaguars on Sunday in London, where he took a knee in protest during the "Star-Spangled Banner" for the second straight game.  That 30-27 loss to the Jaguars marked Davis' second game back from injury, and the Colts apparently saw enough to let Cromartie go.The 11-year veteran did not appear to show any animosity, thanking Colts fans in an Instagram post for their support during his "great few weeks" with the team. Breaking News. I was just released by @colts. A great few weeks here. I know God has a b

etter plan than mine. Thank you for father for your blessings. Thank you colts fan for the support. #teamcromartieA photo posted by Antonio Cromartie (@antoniocromartie31) on Oct 4, 2016 at 12:04pm PDTMoore was a third-round pick of the Oakland Raiders in the 2013 Night net Draft and traded to the Colts in 2015. He had 31 tackles, 23 solo, in four starts this season.