Found July 30, 2014 on Pro Football Spot:
The outlook on Indy’s backfield has gone from bright to murky again in a span of just a couple days. Vick Ballard was supposed to be all back and healthy after blowing out his knee early last season. Trent Richardson is primed for a rebound season in 2014 and Ahmad Bradshaw appears to have a healthy neck.But on just the second day of training camp, Ballard tore his Achilles tendon, meaning he would yet again miss the entire season. It was a brutal blow to not only the Colts’ backfield, but also Ballard himself as he spent the entire offseason rehabbing his knee for a chance to come back this season. Now that’s not happening.One of Ballard’s backfield mates, Stanley Havili—today’s “Countdown to Kickoff” honoree—has not been so lucky either. He also spent the whole offseason recovering from injury, and now he’s out for indefinitely longer.The Colts placed him on the physically-unable-to-perform (PUP) list to start training camp, and if he’s still not healthy after that, he’ll be forced t
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