Doctors now confirm Saints linebacker Martez Wilson dislocated his left elbow when he banged it off of Rafael Bush's helmet Monday during a training camp practice.
Wilson was trying to get to Travaris Cadet in the backfield when the injury occurred, and Wilson initially thought he had bruised his bicep.
"The timetable is going to be somewhere in between two and four weeks. When he returns we will fit him with a brace, hopefully that is sooner rather than later," says Sean Payton.
It remains to be seen whether the Saints will use Wilson at all during the preseason games, which end Thursday, August 29 in Miami.
Although the linebacker should be ready to go for the Saints' Week 1 marquee matchup versus the Atlanta Falcons, he's losing valuable time to prove himself and claim his spot in Rob Ryan's new 3-4 defense.
Tuesday, Ramon Humber filled in for Wilson during practice.
The Saints also lost linebacker Victor Butler to a torn ACL during OTA's bac...