Saints begin roster cuts, place linebacker Compton in IR
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have placed veteran linebacker Will Compton on injured reserve, possibly ending his season.
New Orleans also has removed 16 other players from the...
Decathlete Garrett Scantling trying to make it in the NFL
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Garrett Scantling decided before his freshman year at Georgia to honor his track and field scholarship and focus solely on the decathlon.
Now five years out of football, Scantling has shelved his decathlon career for a chance to make the Atlanta Falcons' 53-man roster.
Quite a turnaround for a 23-year-old who came in fourth at Olympic qualifying last year and had to watch the Rio Games from home.