Saints free-agent acquisition Jairus Byrd underwent back surgery last week and is not participating in OTAs, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Coach Sean Payton said he expects Byrd, a ball-hawking safety, to be ready for training camp.
Saints deep threat Joe Morgan has been very limited in OTAs as he continues his recovery from last year's ACL tear. He's wearing a sleeve on his left knee and running routes on the side of practice, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
Raiders cornerback D.J. Hayden, who injured his left ankle in the first session of organized team activities, never got back on the practice field, and coach Dennis Allen acknowledged Hayden is behind, reports ESPN.
The Raiders announced Monday they placed tight end David Ausberry on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. The Raiders elevated offensive lineman Lamar Mady from the practice squad to take Ausberry's roster spot.
Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olson likes what he sees from second-year running back Latavius Murray, who is fighting for the No. 3 job behind Maurice Jones-Drew and Darren McFadden, reports Comcast Sports Net.