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New Orleans Saints RB, Chris Ivory is inactive for today’s game at the Baltimore Ravens.  Ivory has been dealing with a nagging hamstring injury which caused him to miss 2 days of practice this week.  Expect RB Pierre Thomas to get the majority of the carries.  If Ivory is in your lineup, get him out [...]

Pierre Thomas said that Sean Payton has given him the nod that he will be active this week. We don’t expect any kind of big fantasy production, but this is at least a step forward if you are still holding onto Thomas. “He gave me the OK,” Thomas said. “He said he’s not going to [...]

No running back was safe in the Week 9 match-up between the Saints and Panthers. After watching Carolina RBs Jonathan Stewart and Tyrell Sutton leave with injuries, Saints RB Chris Ivory then banged up shoulder in the fourth quarter with New Orleans leading 27-3. Ivory was favoring his shoulder going to the bench. He was [...]

Saints head coach Sean Payton said Monday that TE Jeremy Shockey has a bruised lower rib cage and needs rest, padding and no contact. Shockey, who left the team’s Week 9 game at Carolina with the injury, will be re-evaluated following the team’s bye in Week 10.  share: Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post [...]

Pierre Thomas is now in a walking boot and using crutches. Thomas hasn’t officially been ruled out for this weekend, but don’t count on him playing. This injury has been frustrating for the Saints, Thomas, and all of his fantasy owners that spent a high draft pick on him. It’s not time to give up [...]

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Saints running back Reggie Bush is not expected to play Sunday night against the Steelers, a team source told ESPN.com’s Adam Schefter on Wednesday.  Shefter also reported last week that Anthony Gonzalez tweaked his ankle, which turned out to be false information.  We think this is probably the case though with Bush.  Bush was doing [...]

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Reggie Bush is optimistic that he will be able to play on Sunday night. Here’s Reggie’s take on it: “I expect to go out there and see what I can do,” Bush said, according to the Associated Press. “I don’t know if I can practice, if I’m going to be 100 percent. I’m just going [...]

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FOX Sports has reported that there may be some frustration brewing between Sean Payton and Pierre Thomas regarding Pierre’s injury. When asked, Thomas said he thought everything was fine between him and coach Payton. Sean was reported saying, “Listen, you’re asking me the question and I’m giving you the answer. We’re all frustrated with the [...]

The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports Saints RB Reggi Bush said Monday he has been cleared to play and that X-rays of his fractured fiibula, which he injured in Week 2, show it has healed nicely. He is somewhere close to 100 percent, but has still not tested the leg in live situations. Mentally, Bush said [...]

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Peyton Hillis was limited in practice again due to a thigh injury. Hillis is one touchdown away from tying his career record of 6, and New Orleans is allowing 18.7  fantasy points per week for opposing running backs this season, which is ninth in the NFL.  We fully expect Hillis to play through this nagging [...]