Saints long snapper Jon Dorenbos needs heart surgery

Updated: Sep. 8, 2017 at 10:15 AM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans Saints long snapper Jon Dorenbos needs open heart surgery, Head Coach Sean Payton confirmed Friday.

Payton said team doctors discovered an aorta aneurysm in a follow up physical.

Dorenbos will be placed on the NFI list. This is a pre-existing condition according to Payton.

The Saints acquired Dorenbos in a trade with Philadelphia. That trade could now be rescinded.

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