• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Saints place John Jenkins on IR

    The Saints announced a pair of roster moves on Saturday. The team elevated quarterback Ryan Griffin to the 53-man active roster and placed nose tackle John Jenkins on injured reserve with an abdominal injury. Jenkins registered 30 combined tackles and a sack in 12 games played.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Saints' Terron Armstead out for regular season finale against Bucs

    Saints tackle Terron Armstead will miss Week 17 against the Buccaneers with a neck injury. It will be Armstead's second straight game out with the injury. Defensive tackle John Jenkins is listed as questionable with an abdomen injury and did not practice Friday. Safety Jamarca Sanford (hamstring) and tackle Zach Strief (neck) are both listed as probable for the game. The Saints are currently 4-point favorites against the Bucs.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Saints announce Week 4 inactives

    The Saints declared these players inactive for Sunday night's game at Dallas: running back Mark Ingram (hand), safety Marcus Ball (hamstring), wideout Joe Morgan, defensive back Patrick Robinson (hamstring), fullback Erik Lorig (ankle), linebacker David Hawthorne (ankle, knee) and nose tackle John Jenkins.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    John Jenkins skips the trip to Dallas

    Saints defensive tackle John Jenkins did not make the trip with the team to Dallas and will likely be a healthy scratch for Week 4, Pro Football Talk reports. Jenkins underwent pectoral surgery in the offseason but is relatively healthy. He's been limited to only one game this season. The Saints have not provided a reason for his absence.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Saints set with Week 3 inactives

    As expected, running back Mark Ingram (hand) is on the inactive list issued by the Saints for their Week 3 game against Minnesota. Also out with injuries are safety Marcus Ball (hamstring), fullback Erik Lorig (ankle) and linebacker David Hawthorne (ankle). The healthy scratches are cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste, nose tackle John Jenkins and wide receiver Nick Toon.

  • by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Saints reveal Week 1 inactives

    The Saints' list of inactives for Week 1 at Atlanta includes WR Kenny Stills (quadriceps), defensive back Marcus Ball (hamstring), fullback Erik Lorig (ankle), defensive back Stanley Jean-Baptiste, offensive lineman Senio Kelemete, wide receiver Nick Toon and defensive lineman John Jenkins. Jean-Baptiste, Kelemete, Toon and Jenkins are all healthy scratches.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Saints unveil inactives for Week 2 of preseason

    The Saints will be without the following players for Friday's preseason game against the Titans: Drew Brees, Marques Colston, Champ Bailey, Rod Sweeting, Erik Lorig, David Hawthorne, Kyle Knox, Ben Grubbs, Jahri Evans, Ty Nsekhe, Victor Butler, John Jenkins, Kenny Stills, Je'Ron Hamm, Patrick Robinson and Jairus Byrd.

  • by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Saints add three rookies

    In addition to Texas safety Kenny Vaccaro, the Saints drafted Georgia defensive tackle Johnathan Jenkins, Oklahoma receiver Kenny Stills and Tarleton State outside linebacker Rufus Johnson.