Originally posted on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 8/1/12
Unfortunate news came to start the training camp period, as the Colts relayed the information that both A.J. Edds and Ben Ijalana will be missing the rest of the season with ACL tears.  This comes at poor times for both players, young guys who had flashed potential, yet hadn't fully developed.  For Edds, he found a team in Indianapolis that suited him, flashing some talent in 2011 in spot duty and on special teams. It was hoped that Edds would continue to develop under new head coach Chuck Pagano, and would be a decent backup inside linebacker in the 3-4 defense. However, with what will now be a year hiatus due to injury, his future is even more unknown.  As for Ben Ijalana, all Colts fans should mourn the loss of Ijalana for the year. The second-year offensive linemen looked good in 2 1/2 quarters last season, but hadn't really had a chance to prove himself because of the season-ending ACL tear against the Buccaneers. Now, Ijalana loses his second chance to get experience with y...
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