Saints OLB Will Smith is down to 268 pounds in preparation for his switch from base 4-3 end to 3-4 stand-up edge rusher.
SportsNOLA.com considers OLB Will Smith on the roster bubble.
Will Smith was running with the Saints' first-team defense at outside linebacker in OTAs this week.
Saints GM Mickey Loomis says Will Smith will start off at outside linebacker in OTAs.
Saints DE Will Smith took a $6 million pay cut to stay with the team.
As expected, the Saints have asked DE Will Smith to accept a "big pay reduction" in salary for 2013.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune considers DE Will Smith and LB Jonathan Vilma poor fits for the Saints' new 3-4 defense.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune considers Saints DE Will Smith and LB Jonathan Vilma both likely to be released in the offseason unless they are amenable to "substantial pay cuts."
CBS' Jason La Canfora reports all four suspended players from the Saints' bounty case will meet with Commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday.
In a stunning development, players suspended for their roles in the Saints' 2009-2011 Bounty Scandal have had their bans overturned on appeal.
NFL suspended Saints RE Will Smith four games for his role in the team's bounty scandal.
A misdemeanor domestic abuse battery charge against Saints DE Will Smith has been dismissed.
The Saints have restructured RE Will Smith's contract, reducing his cap number by $4.78 million.
Yahoo's Jason Cole reports that the Saints are working to restructure RE Will Smith's contract ahead of the start of free agency.