Report: Saints are placing LB Ellerbe on Injured Reserve

Report: Saints are placing LB Ellerbe on Injured Reserve

(WVUE) - Yesterday, the Saints announced linebacker Dannell Ellerbe was headed to the PUP list. Today, it's being reported Ellerbe is going to the injured reserve list with a foot injury. That's according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Our own Sean Fazende confirmed the report this afternoon.

Once healthy, the Saints will release the much-injured Ellerbe. Ellerbe missed time during minicamp with a foot injury. In two years with the Saints, Ellerbe only played in 15 contest. Ellerbe joined the Saints in 2015, after being traded for wide receiver Kenny Stills.

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