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- Aug 1, 1997
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- Lafayette, LA
McAllister pinning hopes on return from surgeries
Larry Holder / Biloxi Sun-Herald
METAIRIE, La. --At one point even New Orleans Saints running back Deuce McAllister figured coming back from a two torn ACLs in both knees within a three-year span would be too much to overcome.
"When it first happened, I was like 'I can't do this. I can't do it again,'" McAllister said.
It took a couple of days following the Week 3 matchup against Tennessee on Monday Night Football for McAllister to throw on his boxing gloves to fight another season-ending knee injury.
Now nearly six months later, McAllister is convinced he'll make a full return with the Saints for the 2008 season. The Saints, though, need more time to be persuaded. Full Story - Sun-Heraldhttp://www.sunherald.com/sports/story/447500.html