The New Orleans Saints released running back Tim Hightower and guard Mike McGlynn and placed linebacker Davis Tull on injured reserver. To take their place on the 53-man roster the Saints signed receiver Seantavious Jones, safety Don Jones and fullback Toben Opurum from the practice squad.
The Saints also made some number changes. Cornerback Damian Swann will no wear No. 27, linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha will wear No. 44 and running back/returner Marcus Murphy will now wear No. 23.