BY AMIE JUST | Staff writer
The New Orleans Saints have promoted veteran defensive end Margus Hunt and veteran wide receiver Bennie Fowler III to the active roster for the team's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the team announced Saturday.
Hunt's activation is likely for depth on the defensive line, as starting defensive end Marcus Davenport is out for the game with an elbow injury.
The Saints only carried five wide receivers on their initial 53-man roster with Michael Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders, Tre'Quan Smith, Deonte Harris and rookie Marquez Callaway.
Hunt has been in the NFL since 2013, previously...