Ahead of the Monday Night Football matchup with the Raiders in Las Vegas, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton addressed a few issues with the media early Friday.
After missing the season opener against Tampa Bay with an ankle injury, rookie first-round draft pick Cesar Ruiz returned to practice Thursday in limited fashion. It was a pleasant sight for Payton.
“It was good,” Payton said. “He went through everything,” Payton said. “We had a couple of guys like that and he’s feeling a lot better and obviously, a guy that we’re excited about getting back into the swing of things. He’s...