Found March 19, 2013 on Everything Colts:
The Colts have agreed in principle with nose tackle Aubrayo Franklin.Aubrayo Franklin is a veteran in this league. He's been around for 10 years, and has a lot of experience in this league. He's a big guy, weighing 317 pounds and has pretty good athleticism to go along with his size. Now he's a bit older, so his role should be more of a mentor to guys like Josh Chapman and potential rookies coming in.For now, Franklin should be the starter. McKinney is a backup at best, and Chapman has never played a down in the NFL. They have no real good guy to start at nose tackle. Franklin is that guy, and serves as the perfect short term solution for the Colts. He can help them out from Day 1.This was a good signing for the Colts, as they found their nose tackle for at least the next year, maybe two, and can help that struggling defensive line. The nose tackle spot was easily the weakest position on the Colts' defense last season, as the incumbent (whether it be Johnson, Teveasu...
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