BY AMIE JUST | Staff writer
Sean Payton put it bluntly.
The New Orleans Saints didn't draft interior lineman Cesar Ruiz in the first round for him not to start this season. The team made a move to back that up, too, releasing three-time Pro Bowl guard Larry Warford shortly after the NFL draft.
But the Ruiz's future position on the line wasn't yet set in stone.
He and second-year lineman Erik McCoy were going to be splitting the time in training camp at both center and guard, despite McCoy starting every game at center for the Saints last season.
Just a few days into Ruiz's rotation over to center, the rookie...