METAIRIE, La. — New Orleans Saints rookie operating again Kendre Miller will not be anticipated to overlook intensive time after leaving Sunday’s preseason recreation with a knee damage, in accordance with a supply.
New Orleans Saints coach Dennis Allen stated Miller sprained his knee towards the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs and was anticipated to have exams on the knee after the sport. A supply stated the damage will not be thought of extreme and Miller might be on observe for the start of the common season.
Allen stated the damage was to the precise knee, which is identical knee Miller injured throughout the Fiesta Bowl in December. He didn’t absolutely take part in apply till coaching camp opened as a consequence of that damage.
NFL Community first reported that Miller’s damage wasn’t thought of extreme.
Miller is at present the No. 3 operating again behind Alvin Kamara and Jamaal Williams, though if wholesome, he would probably assume the backup place for the primary three video games of the season. Kamara is not going to play in these three video games whereas serving a suspension for violating the NFL’s private conduct coverage.
The Saints, who hosted Kareem Hunt for a go to final week, will probably look so as to add operating again depth till Miller returns. The one different wholesome operating again on the roster apart from Kamara and Williams is rookie Ellis Merriweather.