- Aug 1, 1997
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- Sunset, La
By Vaughn McClure
Lance Briggs might be headed to New Orleans at some point, but it won't be immediately.
The linebacker, now an unrestricted free-agent, shot down talks that he's headed to visit the Saints.
"It's just a false rumor,"' Briggs said Friday evening. "That's all I can say.'"
Briggs' plans likely were altered when the Saints traded with the Jets for linebacker Jonathan Vilma Friday.
The Saints, Buccaneers, Browns and 49ers are just a few of the teams with an interest in Briggs, although the 49ers might be out of the mix after signing linebacker Dontarrious Thomas from the Vikings. Full Story - Chicago-Sports.com