The Saints' recent linebacker shopping for Zach Thomas and Dan Morgan could mean they are ready to release Brian Simmons.
Brian Simmons will play middle linebacker in New Orleans.
Saints LBs Brian Simmons (knee) and Alfred Fincher (knee) were held out of practice as OTAs started in New Orleans Tuesday.
Saints signed LB Brian Simmons to a three-year contract.
Free agent Brian Simmons visited the Saints on Saturday.
Bengals released LB Brian Simmons.
Bengals LB Brian Simmons recently underwent knee surgery.
The middle linebacker position is expected to be one of the Bengals' top areas of concern this offseason.
Bengals LB Brian Simmons has moved back into the starting lineup.
Bengals MLB Brian Simmons (neck) is active for Thursday night's game.
Bengals linebacker Brian Simmons (shoulder/neck stinger) is expected to play Thursday night but sounds unlikely to start.
Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) was upgraded to probable for Thursday night's game.
Bengals LB Brian Simmons (questionable, neck) practiced fully Friday.
Bengals LB Brian Simmons was downgraded to out for Week 11.