#Saints S Rafael Bush said he fractured tibia. If season-ending, the third for a Saints S this year (Byrd, Sunseri)
— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) November 16, 2014
METAIRIE, La. -- A person familiar with the injury says New Orleans Saints safety Rafael Bush has a fractured fibula in his right leg which will likely be surgically repaired.
The person says it remains unclear if Bush will have to miss the rest of the season. The person spoke to The Associated Press Monday on condition of anonymity because the team has not disclosed the injury....
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2014
Mike Garafolo reports that the agent for Saints restricted free agent S Rafael Bush has confirmed that New Orleans has matched the Falcons offer sheet for his client.
Bush posted on his Twitter account that he was still a Saint a few minutes ago.
Ramon Vargas of the New Orleans Advocate previously reported that the Falcons offer sheet out to Bush is a two-year contract...
Rafael Bush is not yet lost, but he has signed an offer sheet with the Atlanta Falcons. Because the Saints gave Bush the lowest restricted free agent tender, they now have 7 days to match that offer sheet or they will lose him with no compensation. There’s no word yet on how much the offer sheet is. When you tender a player at the lowest level, the compensation you get in return...
The Falcons have signed Saints restricted free agent S Rafael Bush. to an offer sheet, according the NFL transaction release.
New Orleans will have until April 8 to decide whether or not to match Atlanta’s offer for Bush.
The Saints extended Bush an original-pick tender back in early March. Bush would have made $1.431 million by playing out the 2014 season under the tender...