MRI Confirms Season Ending Achilles Tear For Colts' Ballard

By Dean Pantaz i- 21 Alive

MRI Confirms Season Ending Achilles Tear For Colts' Ballard

July 26, 2014 Updated Jul 26, 2014 at 8:11 PM EST

ANDERSON, Ind. (21 Alive) - Colts Colach Chuck Pagono confirmed Saturday that running back Vick Ballard has been lost for the season with an Achilles tear.

The injury occurred during the second day of training camp Friday in a non contact drill, and the tear was confirmed late Friday night with an MRI.

Pagano said the Colts would now see what is available among running backs to fill the loss.

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