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Saints' Blake Gillikin: Back to full strength
Gillikin (back) is healthy for the start of training camp, Todd Graffagnini of the Saints' official site reports.
After spending the 2020 campaign on injured reserve, Gillikin seems to be making a strong case to replace legendary Saints punter Thomas Morstead after hitting the ceiling of New Orleans' practice complex ten straight times during Thursday's practice.... See More ... See Less
Saints' Blake Gillikin: Shifts to IR
The Saints placed Gillikin (back) on injured reserve Wednesday, per the league's official transactions report.
Gillikin made New Orleans' initial active roster, so he'll be eligible for activation from IR after a minimum of three weeks. In the meantime, Thomas Morstead will handle punting duties for the Saints.... See More ... See Less
Saints' Blake Gillikin: Makes final roster
GIllikin is on the Saints' final 53-man roster, Amie Just of Nola.com reports.
In a surprising move, the Saints opted to keep two punters on the roster, with mainstay Thomas Morstead being the other. Gillikin came to New Orleans as an undrafted free agent from Penn State.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-2, 196 lbs|
|Birthplace: Atlanta, GA|
|School: Penn St.|