Saints try out running backs, safeties

The New Orleans Saints auditioned several running backs and safeties on Tuesday.

They signed safety Jamarca Sanford after working out M.D. Jennings and Kenny Phillips.

The Saints cut offensive lineman Eric Olsen.

They also worked out running backs Tim Hightower, Andre Brown, Brian Leonard, and Mikel Leshoure, but didn't sign them to a contract.

The Saints have been without Pierre Thomas and Khiry Robinson due to injuries.

Mark Ingram has rushed for 100 yards for three consecutive games.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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