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Welsh thrilled for DE opportunity

Former University of Wisconsin standout expects to be a pass-rush specialist for the Colts

The pre-draft consensus was that Jonathan Welsh was destined to play outside linebacker in the NFL. But the Indianapolis Colts, who selected the former University of Wisconsin standout in the fifth round of the NFL Draft Sunday, want to keep Welsh's hand on the ground at defensive end. Welsh could not be happier. "It just gives me a great opportunity to go somewhere that I have so much...

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