Mark Ingram confirmed his contract status will serve as motivation this year.
GM Mickey Loomis confirmed that declining Mark Ingram's fifth-year option was a "financial decision."
Saints declined Mark Ingram's fifth-year option.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora confirms the Saints do not plan to pick up Mark Ingram's fifth-year option.
The Saints are undecided on whether to pick up Mark Ingram's fifth-year option for 2015.
Coach Sean Payton said at the NFL meetings that the Saints have had "no discussions" about exercising Mark Ingram's fifth-year club option.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune envisions an expanded role for Mark Ingram in 2014.
Mark Ingram rushed 10 times for 49 yards in New Orleans' Divisional Round loss to the Seahawks, also losing a fumble.
Eagles DC Billy Davis confirmed his game plan in Saturday's loss to the Saints centered around stopping the pass.
Mark Ingram rushed 18 times for 97 yards with a touchdown in Saturday's 26-24 Wild Card win at Philadelphia.
Mark Ingram rushed for 20 yards on three carries in Week 17 against the Bucs.
Mark Ingram rushed 13 times for 83 yards in New Orleans' Week 16 loss to the Panthers, adding one catch for seven yards.
Mark Ingram rushed for five yards on one carry and caught two passes for 39 yards in Week 15 against the Rams.
Mark Ingram rushed three times for four yards in Sunday's Week 14 win over the Panthers.