Colts RB Ballard out for season with knee injury - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Colts RB Ballard out for season with knee injury

Colts starting running back Vick Ballard will miss the rest of the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.

Coach Chuck Pagano said Friday that Ballard was hurt making a cut in practice Thursday.

Former New York Giants star Ahmad Bradshaw is expected to start Sunday against Miami. The Colts (1-0) also promoted rookie Kerwynn Williams, their seventh-round draft pick, from the practice squad to the active roster.

Ballard was Indy's top rusher in 2012. The rookie ran for 814 yards and two touchdowns but was best remembered for making the diving, twisting TD he scored on a 16-yard TD pass to beat Tennessee in overtime. Last week, Ballard ran 13 times for 63 yards and was 6 for 6 on blitz pickups.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Lilly King named Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year

    Lilly King named Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 2:51 PM EDT2017-06-28 18:51:24 GMT
    (Source: IU)(Source: IU)

    Indiana University swimmer Lilly King was named the 2016-17 Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year on Wednesday, the league office announced.

    More >>

    Indiana University swimmer Lilly King was named the 2016-17 Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year on Wednesday, the league office announced.

    More >>
  • Florida beats LSU 6-1 at CWS for 1st national championship

    Florida beats LSU 6-1 at CWS for 1st national championship

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-06-28 03:43:50 GMT
    Wednesday, June 28 2017 12:29 PM EDT2017-06-28 16:29:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Ryerson). Florida pitcher Tyler Dyson, center, is congratulated by teammates after being relieved during the seventh inning against LSU in Game 2 of the NCAA College World Series baseball finals in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, June 27, 2017.(AP Photo/Matt Ryerson). Florida pitcher Tyler Dyson, center, is congratulated by teammates after being relieved during the seventh inning against LSU in Game 2 of the NCAA College World Series baseball finals in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

    Florida breaks open the game in 8th inning, and beats LSU 6-1 for its first national title in baseball.

    More >>

    Florida breaks open the game in 8th inning, and beats LSU 6-1 for its first national title in baseball.

    More >>
  • Otters Duvall named Pitcher of the Week

    Otters Duvall named Pitcher of the Week

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-06-27 21:30:20 GMT
    The Frontier League has named Evansville Otters right-handed pitcher Max Duval the Pitcher of the Week. Pointstreak, the official statistical provider of the Frontier League and the Independent Professional Baseball Federation, chooses the weekly award. Duval earned the third league honor for Evansville this season after right-handed pitcher Shane Weedman was selected Pitcher of the Week earlier this year after his no-hit performance against Southern Illinois on May 13 in a 4-0 win ...More >>
    The Frontier League has named Evansville Otters right-handed pitcher Max Duval the Pitcher of the Week. Pointstreak, the official statistical provider of the Frontier League and the Independent Professional Baseball Federation, chooses the weekly award. Duval earned the third league honor for Evansville this season after right-handed pitcher Shane Weedman was selected Pitcher of the Week earlier this year after his no-hit performance against Southern Illinois on May 13 in a 4-0 win ...More >>
Powered by Frankly