Colts take WR Alec Pierce with 53rd pick in NFL draft squib
The Indianapolis Colts waited patiently through the wild first night of the NFL draft. General manager Chris Ballard filled one of the team’s most glaring needs. Pierce is a deep-ball threat who could be the perfect complement to 1,000-yard receiver Michael Pittman Jr. and a possible replacement for T.Y. Hilton, the four-time Pro Bowler who is still a free agent.