Pierre Thomas rushed 7 times for 31 yards and caught 6 passes for 58 yards in the Saints' Week 1 loss in Atlanta.
Pierre Thomas rushed three times for 13 yards and caught four passes for 66 yards in the Saints' third preseason game Saturday night.
Pierre Thomas expects his pass-game role to expand this season.
ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett continues to expect "a pretty even split" in New Orleans' three-man backfield.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune believes it has "become apparent" that Pierre Thomas is now third in the Saints' running back pecking order, behind Mark Ingram and Khiry Robinson.
ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett expects the Saints to employ a "pretty even workload" split between their top three tailbacks this year.
ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett expects Pierre Thomas to get "a lot of snaps in the packages where we used to see (Darren) Sproles."
Pierre Thomas' new three-year deal is worth $6.9 million.
Saints signed RB Pierre Thomas to a two-year extension through 2016.
Pierre Thomas' agent tweeted Thomas' relationship with the Saints was "status quo."
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Saints are "shopping" Pierre Thomas and Lance Moore, and "could be open" to dealing Darren Sproles.
Pierre Thomas' agent says he's discussed Thomas' Saints future with the team.
ESPN lists Pierre Thomas as a candidate for a pay cut or release.
Pierre Thomas (chest) is inactive for Saturday's Divisional Round game at Seattle.