Saints open to bringing Parys Haralson back for 2014

Started eight games for the Saints this past season. Aaron Wilson

Print This February 25, 2014, 12:08 PM EST

The New Orleans Saints are reportedly interested in bringing back a veteran presence at linebacker for the 2014 season.

After trading for Parys Haralson in 2013, the Saints were impressed enough in his ability that they are open to re-signing him for the upcoming season, according to a report from

Haralson started eight games for the Saints and became a quality rotational player. The ESPN report states preliminary discussions have taken place thus far.

Haralson is still recovering from a torn pectoral muscle sustained during New Orleans' playoff win against the Eagles, though he's expected to be recovered by the time OTAs begin.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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