Saints placed CB Corey White on injured reserve with a knee injury, ending his season. A fifth-round pick in last April’s draft, White had been serving as the Saints’ nickel back before first going down in Week 10. He had appeared in just one game since. White should be 100 percent well ahead of training camp, and will likely open 2013 as New Orleans’ No. 3 or 4 corner.
Saints interim coach Joe Vitt didn't offer any new information on rookie cornerback Corey White, who left Sunday's 31-27 victory over the Atlanta Falcons with a left leg injury.
In his post-game press conference Sunday, Vitt said he wasn't sure yet if White had suffered a knee or thigh injury.
On Monday, Vitt said he had been briefed on the injury, but he didn'...
Roddy White and the Atlanta Falcons came up just short in their bid to stay unbeaten.
Not that White was about to give the rival Saints too much credit after New Orleans pulled out a dramatic 31-27 upset of previously unbeaten Atlanta on Sunday.
''It's not like they came out here and won a game,'' White said. ''I think we kind of gave it to them. .....
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November 12, 2012
The Saints announced Monday that they have signed two more draft picks, leaving them with two more rookies to sign before training camp. Fifth-round CB Corey White out of Samford and seventh-round OT Marcel Jones out of Nebraska both signed four-year contracts according to Greg Bensel, the Saints' VP of communications. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The team signed third...
Defensive back Corey White and offensive tackle Marcel Jones signed four-year deals with the Saints. White was a fifth-round pick out of Samford, while Jones (Nebraska) is the final seventh-round pick this year to sign with his team. The Saints' only unsigned draft picks are fourth-round wide receiver Nick Toon and sixth-round guard Andrew Tiller.
After New Orleans Saints fifth round pick, cornerback Corey White was asked about joining the Saints, he didn’t seem like he was really intimidated by quarterback Drew Brees.
“It’s going to be fun picking off some balls from Drew Brees,” White told The Times-Picayune. “It is going to be real fun.”
“I am real confident in my game. You have to be confident to play this...