Len Pasquarelli of the Sports Xchange reports that earlier suggestions that Saints RB Pierre Thomas could be the odd man out were a little premature.
“He’s here,” one coach confirmed and added that, “We’ve seen firsthand that you can’t have enough [backs].”
The New Orleans Saints backfield has been a bit of a hot topic in recent weeks considering that the team is rumored to be ready to allow Reggie Bush to move on. As of now the Saints backfield include Thomas, Mark Ingram, Chris Ivory and restricted free agent Lynell Hamilton. There are still some decisions to be made but it appears that you can expect to see a tandem of Thomas, Ingram and Ivory heading into the upcoming season.
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