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Jairus Byrd

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Saints | Jairus Byrd returns to practice

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 06:27:25 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 1.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd passes physical

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:01:53 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) was able to pass his physical when he reported for training camp, according to head coach Sean Payton.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd should be healthy for camp

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:21:45 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) should be able to participate in most of training camp and the preseason games. He missed a majority of the offseason workouts because of his injury.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd still sidelined

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:57:02 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) worked off to the side with trainers during practice Thursday, June 2.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd on the sidelines

Thu, 26 May 2016 10:46:59 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) was out of practice Thursday, May 26, and working on the side with trainers. He is rehabbing the same knee that has bothered him the last two years and should be ready for training camp.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd's salary guaranteed

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:20:09 -0800

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd's $7.4 million base salary for 2016 became fully guaranteed Wednesday, Feb. 10.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 01 Jan 2016 15:41:36 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip) and OT Andrus Peat (concussion) has been ruled out for the Week 17 game against the Atlanta Falcons. OT Terron Armstead (knee) is listed as questionable, while FS Jairus Byrd (knee), TE Josh Hill (concussion), DE Cameron Jordan (back) and OT Zach Strief (elbow) are listed as probable. Armstead, Ellerbe and Peat did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1, while Byrd, Hill, Jordan and Strief were limited during practice.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 31 Dec 2015 16:59:11 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip) and OT Andrus Peat (concussion) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 31. FS Jairus Byrd (knee), TE Josh Hill (concussion), DE Cameron Jordan (back) and OT Zach Strief (elbow) were limited during practice.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 30 Dec 2015 15:50:52 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), S Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip), DE Cameron Jordan (back) and OT Andrus Peat (concussion) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 30. TE Josh Hill (concussion) and OT Zach Strief (elbow) were limited.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 25 Dec 2015 18:40:17 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip) did not practice Friday, Dec. 25, and has been ruled out against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 16. OT Terron Armstead (knee) and OT Zach Strief (elbow) did not practice and are listed as questionable. SS Jairus Byrd (knee) is listed as probable.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 24 Dec 2015 14:35:22 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip) and OT Zach Strief (elbow) and S Jairus Byrd (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 23.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 23 Dec 2015 15:38:03 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip) and OT Zach Strief (elbow) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 23. S Jairus Byrd (knee) was limited. The Saints didn't actually practice Wednesday, so the report is an estimation.

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Saints | Week 15 Saints report

Sat, 19 Dec 2015 13:46:38 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Zach Strief (hip, shoulder), DT John Jenkins (concussion), OG Jahri Evans (ankle), S Jairus Byrd (knee) and OT Terron Armstead (knee) were all limited Saturday, Dec. 19, but are probable for Week 15 against the Detroit Lions.

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Saints | Friday practice report for Week 15

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 16:18:26 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), FS Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Jahri Evans (ankle), DT John Jenkins (concussion) and OT Zach Strief (hip, shoulder) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 18.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 15:43:34 -0800

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee) and FS Jairus Byrd (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 17. OG Jahri Evans (ankle), DT John Jenkins (concussion) and OT Zach Strief (hip, shoulder) were limited.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 7

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:07:19 -0700

New Orleans Saints CB Keenan Lewis (hip, illness), OT Andrus Peat (knee) and CB Damian Swann (concussion) have been ruled out for the Week 7 game against the Indianapolis Colts. OT Terron Armstead (knee), FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip), LB Ramon Humber (thigh), OG Tim Lelito (shoulder), LB Michael Mauti (foot) and P Thomas Armstead (quadriceps) are listed as probable. Lewis, Peat and Swann did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 23. Byrd and Humber fully participated in practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 7

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 15:38:51 -0700

New Orleans Saints OT Andrus Peat (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 22. OT Terron Armstead (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip), LB Ramon Humber (thigh), OG Tim Lelito (shoulder), CB Keenan Lewis (hip, illness), P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps) and CB Damian Swann (concussion) were limited. FS Jairus Byrd (knee) was a full participant.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 7

Wed, 21 Oct 2015 16:09:32 -0700

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (hip), CB Keenan Lewis (hip, illness) and OT Andrus Peat (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 21. FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Ramon Humber (thigh), OG Tim Lelito (shoulder) and P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps) were limited during practice, while CB Damian Swann (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Saints | Wednesday injury report for Week 6

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:37:31 -0700

New Orleans Saints OG Tim Lelito (shoulder), P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps) and CB Damian Swann (concussion) have been ruled out for the Week 6 game against the Atlanta Falcons Thursday, Oct. 15. OT Terron Armstead (knee) is listed as doubtful. DE Bobby Richardson (hip) is listed as questionable, while FS Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Jahri Evans (knee), CB Keenan Lewis (hip) and DT John Jenkins (elbow) are listed as probable. Lelito, Morstead, Swann and Armstead did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 14. Byrd, Evans and Richardson were limited during practice, while Lewis and Jenkins fully participated in practice.

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Saints | Tuesday practice report for Week 5

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 14:38:54 -0700

New Orleans Saints OG Tim Lelito (shoulder), P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps), DE Bobby Richardson (hip) and CB Damian Swann (concussion) did not practice Tuesday, Oct. 13. OT Terron Armstead (knee), FS Jairus Byrd (knee) and OG Jahri Evans were limited. DT John Jenkins (elbow) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were full participants.

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Saints | Monday injury report for Week 6

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 18:13:03 -0700

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), OG Tim Lelito (back), DE Bobby Richardson (hip), CB Damian Swann (concussion) and P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps) did not practice Monday, Oct. 12. FS Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Jahri Evans (knee) and NT John Jenkins (elbow) were listed as limited participants, while CB Keenan Lewis (hip) was listed as a full participant.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 5

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 15:17:04 -0700

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee) and P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps) have been ruled out for Week 5 against the Philadelphia Eagles. OG Jahri Evans (knee) and DE Bobby Richardson (hip) are questionable, while S Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Tim Lelito (back), CB Keenan Lewis (hip) and DT Kevin Williams (non-injury) are probable. Armstead, Morstead and Richardson didn't practice Friday, Oct. 9. Byrd, Evans and Lewis were limited, while Lelito and Williams practiced in full.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 5

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 15:54:54 -0700

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), OG Tim Lelito (back) and P Thomas Morestead (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 8. FS Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Jahri Evans (knee) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were limited during practice, while DT Kevin Williams (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 5

Wed, 07 Oct 2015 16:08:42 -0700

New Orleans Saints OT Terron Armstead (knee), P Thomas Morstead (quadriceps) and DT Kevin Williams (non-injury) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 7. S Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Jahri Evans (knee) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were limited.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 4

Fri, 02 Oct 2015 13:47:21 -0700

New Orleans Saints OG Jahri Evans (knee) is out for Week 4 against the Dallas Cowboys. S Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe), CB Keenan Lewis (hip) and DE Cameron Jordan (back) are probable. Evans did not practice Friday, Oct. 2. Byrd, Ellerbe and Lewis were limited, while Jordan practiced in full.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 4

Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:59:01 -0700

New Orleans Saints OG Jahri Evans (knee) and DE Cameron Jordan (back) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 1. FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were limited.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 4

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:56:46 -0700

New Orleans Saints OG Jahri Evans (knee) and DE Cameron Jordan (back) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 30. FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were limited during practice.

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Saints | Week 3 inactives for Saints

Sun, 27 Sep 2015 08:53:06 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have declared LB Dannell Ellerbe, QB Drew Brees, OG Jahri Evans, FS Jairus Byrd, DT Kaleb Eulls, CB Keenan Lewis, DE Obum Gwacham inactive for Week 3.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 3

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 15:19:22 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) and OG Jahri Evans (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 25, and have been ruled out for the Week 3 game against the Carolina Panthers. LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were limited during practice and are listed as questionable.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 3

Thu, 24 Sep 2015 15:50:00 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) and OG Jahri Evans (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 24. LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) were limited during practice.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 3

Wed, 23 Sep 2015 14:54:14 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee), OG Jahri Evans (knee) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 23. LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) was limited.

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Saints | Week 2 inactives for Saints

Sun, 20 Sep 2015 08:34:43 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have declared LB Dannell Ellerbe, QB Garrett Grayson, FS Jairus Byrd, DT Kaleb Eulls, CB Keenan Lewis, OG Mike McGlynn, DE Tavaris Barnes inactive for Week 2.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 2

Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:58:19 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 17.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 2

Wed, 16 Sep 2015 15:09:22 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 16.

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Saints | Week 1 Inactives for Saints

Sun, 13 Sep 2015 11:57:01 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have declared RB C.J. Spiller, LB Dannell Ellerbe, QB Garrett Grayson, FS Jairus Byrd, DT Kaleb Eulls, CB Keenan Lewis, DE Obum Gwacham inactive for Week 1.

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Saints | Friday injury report for Week 1

Fri, 11 Sep 2015 14:45:46 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (toe), CB Keenan Lewis (hip) and LB Davis Tull (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 11, and have been ruled out for Week 1 against the Arizona Cardinals. RB Tim Hightower (knee) fully participated in practice and is listed as probable.

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Saints | Thursday practice report for Week 1

Thu, 10 Sep 2015 15:11:05 -0700

New Orleans Saints LBs Dannell Ellerbe (toe) and Davis Tull (shoulder), FS Jairus Byrd (knee) and CB Keenan Lewis (hip) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 10. RB Tim Hightower (knee) was a full participant.

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Saints | Wednesday practice report for Week 1

Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:56:45 -0700

New Orleans Saints RB Tim Hightower (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (shoulder), LB Davis Tull (shoulder) and SS Jairus Byrd (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 9.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd on the mend

Wed, 09 Sep 2015 06:25:12 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd's (knee) improvement has been steady, and he should return to practice this week.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd stays off PUP list

Sun, 06 Sep 2015 11:06:42 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) was not placed on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list and will be able to return at any time. Byrd did not participate during training camp or the preseason because of his knee injury.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd remains out

Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:09:17 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) has been sidelined since the start of training camp and still has not be able to participate in practice. Head coach Sean Payton has said the team hopes Byrd will be able to return by then end of the preseason.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd may play in preseason

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:04:24 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) hopefully will be able to play at some point during the preseason, according to head coach Sean Payton.

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Saints | Three players ailing

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 12:11:46 -0700

New Orleans Saints CB Keenan Lewis (undisclosed), FS Jairus Byrd (undisclosed) and WR Brandon Coleman (undisclosed) were not at practice Wednesday, Aug. 5. Head coach Sean Payton did say that Byrd is progressing well.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd remains sidelined

Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:33:29 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (undisclosed) started training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list and has not returned to the field at this time. General manager Mickey Loomis said he did not believe Byrd was dealing with a long-term injury.

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Saints | Two more players go on PUP

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:21:37 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) and DT Glenn Foster (undisclosed) were placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Tuesday, July 28.

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Saints | Two Saints sitting out

Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:10:09 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) and SS Kenny Vaccaro are sitting out of practice Thursday, June 18.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd getting close to return

Wed, 03 Jun 2015 16:11:01 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) is in good shape and working to get through his knee injury, according to head coach Sean Payton, Wednesday, June 3. Byrd still needs to do some maintenance on his knee, but he is nearing a return to organized team activities.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd fully healthy

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:22:30 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) is fully recovered from a torn meniscus in his knee that caused him to sit out most of 2014, according to general manager Mickey Loomis.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd restructured

Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:46:04 -0800

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd had his contract restricted Thursday, March 5, to free up $4.8 million against the salary cap, according to sources. Byrd was due a $6 million roster bonus this year, which will now become a signing bonus and count just $1.2 million against the cap for each of the next five years.

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Saints | Jairus Byrd to IR

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:25:31 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (knee) was officially placed on the Reserve/Injured list Tuesday, Oct. 7.

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