Matt Hasselbeck didn't waste time in finding a new home.
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"I think that would be a great move to have a vet to backup Andrew [Luck] and just teach him some of the fundamentals of the game," Hilton said. "To have a guy like that would mean a lot to our team."
The willingness to join the Colts is a clear sign Hasselbeck is prepared to settle into the "savvy veteran backup" stage of his career. Hasselbeck turns 38 in September.
UPDATE: The Colts announced Hasselbeck's signing on Tuesday morning. NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the contract is worth $8 million over two years, and Hasselbeck will earn $5 million during the first year of the contract.