By Clyde Verdin
Mark Ingram's absence from the New Orleans Saints organized team activities makes sense if you think about how much is at stake for the running back in 2018.
In a contract year, Ingram is one of the many high-profile players around the NFL not taking part in the voluntary workouts as an untimely injury could prove costly come 2019. Already through just two weeks there have been a litany of stories of players being lost to injury for the upcoming season.
That's why, on Thursday's "Dunc & Holder," columnist Jeff Duncan feels that Ingram is making the right move by sitting out these workouts.
"The one thing that's struck me this year, more than ever, are players getting injured," he said. "His representation has got to be telling him that it's not worth running the risk of getting hurt in a contract year." ...
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