Saints RBs coach Bret Ingalls believes Lynell Hamilton is "close (to), if not at where he was" before tearing his ACL last August.
ESPN's Pat Yasinskas believes that there's still a chance restricted free agent Lynell Hamilton will be brought back by the Saints.
The Times-Picayune confirms that Lynell Hamilton's 2011 role with the Saints is unclear.
Saints RB Lynell Hamilton is expected back with the team in 2011.
Saints waived/injured RB Lynell Hamilton.
A Wednesday MRI confirmed that Saints RB Lynell Hamilton suffered a torn right ACL at this morning's practice.
Saints RB Lynell Hamilton is undergoing X-rays on his injured right knee.
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Saints believe the knee injury sustained by Lynell Hamilton Wednesday morning is a torn ACL.
Saints RB Lynell Hamilton was helped off the field with a knee injury Wednesday morning.
Saints RB Lynell Hamilton has been putting in a lot of extra work over the offseason, and the team's coaches are noticing.
Coach Sean Payton reiterated that Lynell Hamilton is getting a shot to be the Saints' primary short-yardage back, replacing Mike Bell.
Saints coach Sean Payton mentioned Lynell Hamilton first when speaking about a replacement for departed short-yardage specialist Mike Bell.
Saints beat writer Jeff Duncan suggests that Lynell Hamilton could be the team's answer as a short-yardage back in 2010.
Saints declared RB Lynell Hamilton, LB Anthony Waters, WR Adrian Arrington, TEs Darnell Dinkins and Tory Humphrey, third QB Chase Daniel, OL Jamar Nesbit, and DL Paul Spicer inactive for Super Bowl XLIV.