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Saints News, 11/24/15: Saints Release Linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar

From The New Orleans Saints released linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar, according to a source. The Saints released Dunbar to make room for veteran pass rusher Phillip Hunt, who ESPN reported the Saints signed Monday. Dunbar made 11 tackles in three games in his second go-around with the Saints. He played for the Saints from 2008 to 2011. The Saints added him to help with a linebacker corp thinned by injury.

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