Ben Watson secured 3-of-5 targets for 19 yards in the Saints' Week 1 loss to the Cardinals.
Ben Watson caught a nine-yard pass in the Saints' third preseason game.
Drew Brees stated "adamantly" Wednesday that Ben Watson is the Saints' starting tight end.
Ben Watson is listed as the No. 1 tight end on the Saints' first depth chart of the preseason.
Saints coach Sean Payton said TE Ben Watson’s role won’t change this season.
ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett cautions not to sleep on the idea that Ben Watson could "play an expanded role as a pass catcher."
Ben Watson is expected to serve as a "seasoned mentor" behind new No. 1 TE Josh Hill.
Ben Watson caught 2-of-2 targets for 18 yards in the Saints' Week 17 win over the Bucs.
Saints TE Ben Watson left Sunday's Week 3 win over the Vikings with an undisclosed injury.
Ben Watson was held without a gain on his lone catch in New Orleans' Divisional Round loss to the Seahawks.
Ben Watson caught two passes for 26 yards in New Orleans' Week 16 loss to the Panthers.
Returning from a concussion, Ben Watson caught a one-yard touchdown in New Orleans' Week 12 win over the Falcons.
Saints TE Ben Watson (concussion) is active for Week 12 against the Falcons.
Ben Watson (concussion) has been ruled out for Week 11.