Appearing on WWL Radio Wednesday night, Brees said he opted for a surgery that installed "a little piece of tape that they put on top of the ligament repair." This may allow for a quickened pace at which he can rehab.
From what I heard during the New Orleans Saints craptastic loss to the Carolina Panthers yesterday, it was likely that Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro suffered a broken ankle. I never heard it confirmed...until now. It seems he will undergo surgery for it. Keep reading for more info.
Bad news for our New Orleans Saints as Pro Football Talk is reporting that linebacker Will Smith is out for the season after sustaining a knee injury in yesterday's preseason game against the Houston Texans.