Found August 20, 2013 on Fox Sports:
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By BRETT MARTEL AP Sports Writer Between Jonathan Vilma's latest knee surgery and Curtis Lofton's mysterious absence late last week, it's hard to know who might see the most work at inside linebacker in the Saints' new defensive scheme. Good thing for New Orleans that it appears to have solid depth in that area. Roman Humber and David Hawthorne demonstrated that in Friday night's preseason game against Oakland. ''Both those guys played well,'' Saints coach Sean Payton said. ''With the snaps that they're getting, the reps they're getting - we just finished talking about this a little bit - going into the start of the season, we just have to continue to develop and train and be ready to play. ''Knowing how the season unfolds, all of these guys end up in roles that are significant. We just don't know which game,'' Payton added. ''Hopefully you stay as healthy as possible, but with...
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