Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Saints
Shop Horizontal

Charles Brown to IR

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Payton on WWL just reported. With hip flexor and surgery is scheduled. Saints sign Ray Willis, OT Strief to start at RT. Saints placed OT Charles Brown (hip flexor) on injured reserve, ending his season. It's a tough blow for ...

Like Tree4Likes

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-02-2011, 02:05 PM   #1
Threaded by biloxi-indian
Site Donor
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Southlake, TX
Posts: 1,654

Show Printable Version Email this Page
Rating: (0 votes - average)

Payton on WWL just reported. With hip flexor and surgery is scheduled.

Saints sign Ray Willis, OT

Strief to start at RT.

Saints placed OT Charles Brown (hip flexor) on injured reserve, ending his season.

It's a tough blow for Brown, who shined as the Saints' fill-in starter at right tackle with Zach Strief nursing an injury of his own. Coach Sean Payton revealed that Brown injured his hip flexor and will require surgery. He's been injury prone through two seasons, but should maintain a roster spot in 2012.

Source: Jeff Duncan on Twitter Nov 2 - 3:04 PM

Last edited by papz; 11-02-2011 at 02:17 PM..
Views: 790
Reply With Quote
Latest Blogs
Is this Manning's last Hurrah? Last Blog: 04-16-2014 By: SmashMouth


Landry over Beckham Jr. Last Blog: 04-12-2014 By: joker-saint


Saints Free Agency 2014 Last Blog: 03-11-2014 By: SmashMouth


Old 11-02-2011, 02:06 PM   #2
Banned
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: "Little Ole Town in Tejas"
Posts: 7,770
well i hate to say it but he wasnt helping much..get well C.B and come back next year...now we can go after another 0-lineman..
strato is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 02:07 PM   #3
Banned
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: "Little Ole Town in Tejas"
Posts: 7,770
Might be able to help us

Ray Willis, T for the Miami Dolphins at NFL.com
strato is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 02:08 PM   #4
Truth Addict
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Spanish Fort Alabama
Posts: 14,594
Ouch. I hope Strief is ready. I don't feel real confident with McQuistin at all.

I know Brown was hot/cold, but he was better than anything else on our roster, which translates to "oh crap, you thought it was bad before..."
Danno is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 02:14 PM   #5
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Nottinghamshire, UK
Posts: 3,696
At least Brown can't get drew hurt from IR
pinch likes this.
dizzle88 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 02:34 PM   #6
Banned
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: "Little Ole Town in Tejas"
Posts: 7,770
Originally Posted by Danno View Post
Ouch. I hope Strief is ready. I don't feel real confident with McQuistin at all.

I know Brown was hot/cold, but he was better than anything else on our roster, which translates to "oh crap, you thought it was bad before..."

Strief and Thomas..are ready...Vilma and Ingram maybe not..
strato is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 02:47 PM   #7
500th Post
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 937
OH NO! Ray Willis wasn't on a team for a reason. Everyone is s***ing on Brown but no one played well last week. Until this past week everyone seemed to think he was the next big thing. This is a downgrade.
jcp026 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 03:03 PM   #8
I donate wisdom
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Finland... formerly Southern Virginia
Posts: 3,848
Brown just seems to be made of glass, which is a big part of the reason why he hasn't developed quicker. He performed better than I expected, but he would need to stay healthy for longer periods of time to really start evolving in his position.

Hope Strief is 100% and that he can perform at a higher level than he was when he went down with the injury!
FinSaint is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 03:04 PM   #9
Resident Swede
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Märsta, Sweden
Posts: 4,732
This really sucks. He ha a good game against the Colts good DEs, a down game against the Rams are a thing that can happen in the development of a young OL.
Crusader is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2011, 03:55 PM   #10
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Houston Tx
Posts: 1,219
DAMMIT
Luda34 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules

LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://blackandgold.com/saints/37771-charles-brown-ir.html
Posted By For Type Date Hits
Charles Brown to IR This thread Refback 11-02-2011 07:07 PM 2


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:52 AM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts