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Saints News, 11/12/14: Saints Reinstate WR Joe Morgan

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From Mike Triplett at ESPN.com: The New Orleans Saints signed veteran safety Jamarca Sanford, according to a league source. And they reinstated receiver Joe Morgan, according to The Sports Xchange's Howard Balzer.

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>The <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> waived reserve C Eric Olsen, per NFL wire. Signing of Jamarca Sanford not yet on wire.</p>&mdash; Evan Woodbery (@TheSaintsBeat) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheSaintsBeat/status/532304508395982848">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>A look at 4 RBs who reportedly worked out for <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> on Tuesday. One hasn&#39;t been in league since 2011. <a href="http://t.co/dEa0YKDiQF">http://t.co/dEa0YKDiQF</a></p>&mdash; Evan Woodbery (@TheSaintsBeat) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheSaintsBeat/status/532328251641692161">November 12, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> sign Jamarca Sanford, reportedly reinstate Joe Morgan, release Eric Olsen <a href="http://t.co/TMkKRe8zfk">http://t.co/TMkKRe8zfk</a></p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/532325737085165568">November 12, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Saints brought in four RBs for workouts on Tuesday, per source: Mikel Leshoure, Andre Brown, Brian Leonard, Tim Hightower.</p>&mdash; ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) <a href="https://twitter.com/ProFootballTalk/status/532322623481339906">November 12, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Happy <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/VeteransDay?src=hash">#VeteransDay</a>. Thank You to all who have served our country. <a href="http://t.co/025BTRQAo7">pic.twitter.com/025BTRQAo7</a></p>&mdash; NFLPA (@NFLPA) <a href="https://twitter.com/NFLPA/status/532310075357282304">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>&quot;The Dream Is Alive&quot; h/t <a href="https://twitter.com/INRATS">@INRATS</a> <a href="http://t.co/2nkBa8fgkI">pic.twitter.com/2nkBa8fgkI</a></p>&mdash; SO FAKE (@angrywhodat) <a href="https://twitter.com/angrywhodat/status/532309353768828928">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Missed earlier: <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> had also worked out S MD Jennings, via <a href="https://twitter.com/FieldYates">@FieldYates</a>. But wound up signing S Jamarca Sanford, per source.</p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/532309084146368512">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Saints WR Joseph Morgan was reinstated from club suspension yesterday. He has roster exemption that expires tomorrow.</p>&mdash; Howard Balzer (@HBalzer721) <a href="https://twitter.com/HBalzer721/status/532303800204558336">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>I want to thank everyone who join us today at our Celebrity Waiters Luncheon for… <a href="http://t.co/mLwLrOW1Xo">http://t.co/mLwLrOW1Xo</a></p>&mdash; Will Smith (@iWillSmith) <a href="https://twitter.com/iWillSmith/status/532289173911535616">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>FOX analyst John Lynch said during 1st half he doesn&#39;t think anyone&#39;s playing CB better in NFL this year than <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> Keenan Lewis.</p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/532288051956166656">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Wearing our flag loud and proud. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/teamadidas?src=hash">#teamadidas</a> Happy Veterans Day! Thank u all for the sacrifices u make. <a href="http://t.co/uYMQEEc5jm">pic.twitter.com/uYMQEEc5jm</a></p>&mdash; Jimmy Graham (@TheJimmyGraham) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheJimmyGraham/status/532282559968055296">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Can confirm <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> signed S Jamarca Sanford, a sixth-year veteran who spent most of his career with <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Vikings?src=hash">#Vikings</a>, short time with <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Redskins?src=hash">#Redskins</a></p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/532274530610601985">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Not sure yet of <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Saints?src=hash">#Saints</a> corresponding roster move. ... S Vinnie Sunseri left Sunday&#39;s game with arm injury, but severity unknown.</p>&mdash; Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeTriplett/status/532274737041670144">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>"<a href="https://twitter.com/wiseman_joseph">@wiseman_joseph</a>: <a href="https://twitter.com/camjordan94">@camjordan94</a> thanks for doing this! Best Veteran&#39;s Day ever!!! <a href="http://t.co/8kB2HfETbk">pic.twitter.com/8kB2HfETbk</a>" <a href="https://twitter.com/iWillSmith">@iWillSmith</a></p>&mdash; cameron jordan (@camjordan94) <a href="https://twitter.com/camjordan94/status/532266155323707392">November 11, 2014</a></blockquote>

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Saints News

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Saints kick tires on tailbacks | ProFootballTalk
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New Orleans Saints hold workouts for 4 running backs on Tuesday, per report | NOLA.com
Mikel Leshoure, Andre Brown, Brian Leonard and Tim Hightower were in town to work out, Yates said.

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Bengals News

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The Cincinnati Bengals have a difficult three-game road trip in New Orleans, Houston and Tampa Bay, which will force them to travel nearly 5,000 miles for the rest of this month.

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NFL News

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Video

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