Vick Ballard Injury: Updates on Colts RB's Knee, Potential Return Date

Patrick ClarkeCorrespondent ISeptember 13, 2013

The Indianapolis Colts have lost a key offensive performer ahead of their Week 2 matchup with the Miami Dolphins. According to ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter, second-year running back Vick Ballard has been ruled out for the remainder of the season after suffering a torn ACL in practice on Thursday:

Colts RB Vick Ballard is out for season after injuring knee during practice Thursday (@MikeWellsNFL contributed to report).

— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 13, 2013