|No. 64 Indianapolis Colts|
|Date of birth:||January 23, 1992|
|Place of birth:||Hodges, South Carolina|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||312 lb (142 kg)|
|High school:||Greenwood (SC)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Roster status:||Practice squad|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2015|
Kelcy Quarles (born January 23, 1992) is an American football defensive tackle for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at South Carolina, and was signed by the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2014. Quarles has also been a member of the New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns, and Indianapolis Colts.
On September 16, 2014, the Indianapolis Colts signed Quarles from the New England Patriots practice squad. In his first NFL game he recorded a sack. He was waived on November 24, 2014, and re-signed to the practice squad on November 25. On September 5, 2015, Quarles was waived by the Colts.
The New England Patriots signed Quarles back to their practice squad on December 2, 2015. They released him on December 15, 2015.
On September 3, 2016, he was waived by the Colts as part of final roster cuts. On September 4, 2016, he was signed to the Colts practice squad. Quarles was released on September 13. He was re-signed to the practice squad on October 19, 2016.
Quarles' father, Buddy Quarles, played for the South Carolina Gamecocks for coach Joe Morrison from 1984-1987 as an offensive lineman. Quarles initially played as an offensive lineman before switching to defensive around eight grade, however Buddy continued to teach him the tips and tricks of offensive linemen so that he would know what to look for.
- "2013 All-SEC Football Team Announced". SEC Digital Network. December 10, 2013.
- Three Gamecocks named to coaches All-SEC team
- Quarles named first-team All-American by Sporting News
- d'Oliviera, Sean (November 24, 2014). "Colts sign Victor Butler, waive Kelcy Quarles". fantasynews.cbssports.com. Retrieved November 25, 2014.
- "Indianapolis Colts Make Roster Moves". blogs.colts.com. September 5, 2015. Retrieved September 6, 2015.
- "INDIANAPOLIS COLTS MAKE PRACTICE SQUAD MOVE", "Colts.com", December 18, 2015
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- Bowen, Kevin. "Colts Make Final Cuts, Assemble 53-Man Roster". Colts.com.
- "INDIANAPOLIS COLTS SIGN NINE PLAYERS TO PRACTICE SQUAD".
- "Indianapolis Colts make practice squad moves". blogs.colts.com. September 13, 2016. Retrieved September 13, 2016.
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- Brittany Lane (September 21, 2012). "Kelcy Quarles Bolstered by Strong Parents, Support System". Gamecocksonline.com. Retrieved 29 July 2016.