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Sport Saints reportedly will sign veteran running back Terrance West

00:40  14 june  2018
00:40  14 june  2018 Source:

Free-agent running back Jamaal Charles visits Saints, report says

  Free-agent running back Jamaal Charles visits Saints, report says The Saints could use depth at running back with Mark Ingram's suspension looming.Free-agent running back Jamaal Charles visited the Saints on Tuesday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

The Philadelphia Eagles hosted free agent running back Terrance West on a visit at the NovaCare Complex today, according to a Adding West would give the Eagles a veteran presence to compete with those young players. Based on recent history, it seems like the Eagles have signed most of the

Saints running back Mark Ingram has been suspended for the first four games of the 2018 season and the team is short on experienced depth behind Alvin Kamara, but they are reportedly not in the Smart move would be to wait until after the first game if you want to sign a veteran for a few games.

The Saints, in need of running back depth, will reportedly sign veteran Terrance West, according to

a baseball player holding a bat: Terrance West © (Getty Images) Terrance West

West rushed for 138 yards and two touchdowns last season with the Ravens, but the 27-year-old back can help the Saints early in the year as Mark Ingram serves a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's PED policy. Last year's rookie sensation, Alvin Kamara, will be the starter.

West is a versatile back who racked up 1,010 yards from scrimmage in 2016, starting 13 games for the Ravens. While he began the 2017 season as the starter, he fell to fourth on the team's depth chart by the end of the year.

Saints linked with move for Zapata

  Saints linked with move for Zapata Southampton are reportedly taking a look at Sampdoria’s Duvan Zapata, with the striker linked with a host of Premier League clubs. The striker, who spent last season on loan at Sampdoria from Napoli with an obligation to buy at the end of the season, netted eleven times in Serie A, attracting interest from a host of other teams. GazzaMercato report that Zapata remains a target for Atalanta, with a proposed swap deal for the Colombian not interesting Sampdoria. However, Villarreal, West Ham and Southampton are also interested in making a move for Zapata, with the player’s agent receiving calls from said clubs about a potential deal. However, Saints could face the issue that West Ham did in 2013, when they tried to sign the striker. West Ham failed to get a work permit for Zapata, meaning they were unable to complete the deal. West Ham owner David Gold told that Daily Star in 2013 that a lack of action for Colombia meant a deal for Zapata was off the cards.

Second-year backs Isaiah Crowell and Terrance West both played a lot last season, but neither had a strong camp this summer. The Seahawks are reportedly trying to trade Christine Michael. 24 responses to “Browns trying to add veteran running back ”.

Report: Most teams wouldn’t even sign Dez Bryant at the league minimum (102). Permalink 28 Comments Feed for comments Back to top. West was reportedly minding his own business. Yeah right…who believes that?

The Saints also hosted a visit from veteran Jamaal Charles Wednesday, and although he passed his physical, reported both sides "decided the situation didn't make sense at this time."

Southampton reportedly make offer for James Maddison .
The transfer saga surrounding James Maddison is rumbling on, with fresh claims indicating that Southampton have, in fact, made a bid to sign the Norwich City star. It was reported earlier today that the Saints were trailing Leicester City in the race for the youngster’s signature, with the Foxes having submitted a bid worth around £20m for the player. However, according to Jacob Steinberg of the Guardian, Saints have also made a bid for the England Under-21 international. Twitter: Along with Leicester, understand that Southampton have also bid for Everton and West Ham target James Maddison, who… (@JacobSteinberg) Southampton have been linked with a move for the player for some time now and it seems efforts are being made from the club to fend off competition from the likes of Leicester and Everton for his signature. Maddison netted 15 goals for Norwich last season and was one of the standout performers in the Championship.


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