Colts’ Ballard Out For Season

Vick_Ballard_2013The Indianapolis Colts’ running game has taken a substantial hit.

Running back Vick Ballard will undergo season-ending surgery for a torn ACL in his right knee, coach Chuck Pagano said Friday. Owner Jim Irsay tweeted that Ballard already has been placed on IR.

Ballard, who led the Colts in rushing last season as a rookie, was injured in a non-contact drill in Thursday’s practice, according to Pagano. Ballard was listed as being limited in practice on the team’s injury report Thursday evening.

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