Found May 15, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Colts coach Chuck Pagano said running back Vick Ballard was the "lead guy" in the backfield, according to Paul Kuharsky of ESPN.Fantasy Spin:With Brown hurting, Ballard rushed for 814 yards and two rushing touchdowns and caught 17 balls for 152 yards last season. We expect that if Brown is healthy he'll get a good portion of the workload, but for now Ballard is the No. 1 option.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

NFL teams most likely to regress in 2013

Indianapolis Colts The Indianapolis Colts are a young, talented team, but we can't understate how much the Colts overachieved last season. What's more, the man that lead that overachieving bunch is now the head coach in Arizona. This season will be largely determined by the success, or struggles, of second year quarterback Andrew Luck. With success, the Colts can likely...

Projecting the Indianapolis Colts' Roster

 The Indianapolis Colts signed a lot of free agents and added 7 more rookies in the draft. Let's see how I think their roster will look now. Everything is not in order.   OFFENSE (26 players) Quarterbacks Andrew Luck Matt Hasselbeck Chandler Harnish   Running Backs Vick Ballard Donald Brown Kerwynn Williams Stanley Havili   Wide Receivers Reggie Wayne TY Hilton Darrius...

Fantasy Football: Opportunity lies with Vick Ballard

As a running back in the National Football League, Vick Ballard is nothing extraordinary; he was selected in the 5th round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the Indianapolis Colts and he even tripped on his first 40-yard dash attempt at the NFL combine; he was clocked at 4.65 on his second attempt. In his rookie season, he posted a mark of only 3.9 yards-per-carry (which you can see in the...

Vick Ballard Looking Like The Colts No. 1 RB

Colts HC Chuck Pagano referred to RB Vick Ballard as the “lead guy” in their backfield this season. “It’s always nice to have a couple guys, a change of pace guy,” said Pagano, via ESPN.com. “But certainly at the end of the year with Donnie hurt and the way Vick came on and the way he was running, he was getting the lion’s share of the snaps. At this point, yeah,...

Crazy Colts Fan - Jim Irsay Messing With Fans or Opposing Coaches with 'The Icelander?' (this dude is HUGE!)

Crazy Colts Fan - Jim Irsay Messing With Fans or Opposing Coaches with 'The Icelander?' Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is teasing fans of his team and the opposition. On Monday he tweeted--because he likes to do that you know--that the team may be looking to sign a man mountain he referred to as 'The Icelander.' That's the huge dude in the picture in...

Dwight Freeney to visit San Diego Chargers after Melvin Ingram injury

Former Indianapolis Colts pass rushing monster Dwight Freeney is amazingly still unemployed.   Please click here to read this story. The post Dwight Freeney to visit San Diego Chargers after Melvin Ingram injury appeared first on Players View.

Dwight Freeney's Dad Wants Him to Play for Pats, Mom Doesn't

Dwight Freeney is still without an NFL home and if you ask his parents, they have differing views on where he should play next. Dwight Freeney's father, Hugh, has said that he would prefer his son to play this season with the New England Patriots. Freeney has visited with the Patriots earlier in the offseason, but with Freeney's main concern being money, it's unlikely...

Winston Justice visits Chargers

Hot News for OT Winston Justice

Texans Sign Deji Karim

RB/KR Deji Karim @kingkarim36 has signed with the Houston #Texans…congrats to Deji, well deserved! — Jason Bernstein (@JB_XAM) May 14, 2013   The Houston Texans have signed free agent running back Deji Karim to a deal. Karim was invited to rookie mini camp this past weekend on a tryout basis that resulted in an offer being made. He is 5-8 and 209 lbs. and in his 4th season...

Dwight Freeney’s father says his son would love to play for the Giants but “they’re broke”

Dwight Freeney’s father Hugh was on SiriusXM NFL Radio and said his son would love to play for the New York Giants, but “they’re broke.” Well the Giants could afford to pay Freeney, but he would have to accept a contract that’s worth the veteran minimum and I don’t think he’s going to do that. If the Giants were going to sign Freeney, they should have just kept Osi...

Chargers would fit scheme around Freeney

Hot News for DE Dwight Freeney

Dwight Freeney dislikes Patriots because of their offensive fans?

Freeney visited the Patriots about two months ago now. He still hasn't signed with a team. He recently visited with the Chargers as he continues to make his rounds around the NFL. We've thought all along that his high price tag was what was keeping him from joining with the Patriots. However, it appears that there might be something else holding him back according to his...

Freeney impresses San Diego so much they….

Dwight Freeney impressed the San Diego Chargers during his visit that they’re willing to change their defensive scheme for him. While I don’t think the Chargers would completely change their scheme for the aging vet, I do think it makes it more likely he’ll have a home soon. First-year San Diego Chargers coach Mike McCoy seemed impressed with free-agent defensive end Dwight...
Colts News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.