BY AMIE JUST | Staff writer
The New Orleans Saints designated defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins for return from the injured reserve on Wednesday, according to the league's transactions report.
Rankins went on the injured reserve on Nov. 6 due to a knee injury he sustained against the Chicago Bears. Rankins' knee injury was an MCL sprain, and was less serious than originally feared, considering the TV broadcast refused to show replay of Rankins' injury.
The Saints have 21 days to decide whether to place him back on the active roster or have him out for the rest of the season.
Rankins missed his third game last...