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Saints News 6/24/13: At Age 30, Marques Colston Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down

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Katherine Terrell of NOLA.com has an interesting piece on the Saints no. 1 wide receiver, a.k.a. The Quiet Storm. He's entering his 7th season with the Saints and, with Devery Henderson no longer with the team, Colston is now the veteran leader of the wide receivers corps.

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