The New Orleans Times-Picayune's Larry Holder reports Coby Fleener "hasn't been reliable enough catching passes and isn't on the same page with Drew Brees."
Saints coach Sean Payton said Coby Fleener is still a "work in progress."
Coby Fleener lined up with the first-team offense at Wednesday's practice.
The Saints have updated their depth chart, bumping Coby Fleener from fourth-team/"other" back to No. 1.
Coby Fleener is listed with the fourth-team offense on the Saints' latest unofficial depth chart.
Drew Brees said he sees TE Coby Fleener catching "a lot of balls."
After watching Coby Fleener's Colts tape, Drew Brees observed that the athletic tight end seemed to be "always open."
Saints coach Sean Payton believes Coby Fleener can "really run," but admits the free agent addition isn't an asset as a blocker.
Saints signed TE Coby Fleener, formerly of the Colts, to a five-year, $36 million contract.
CBS' Jason La Canfora reports the Saints are interested in free agent Coby Fleener.
In-house reporter Kevin Bowen "would be surprised" if the Colts didn’t re-sign Coby Fleener or Dwayne Allen.
CBS 4 Indy's Mike Chappell anticipates free agent Coby Fleener commanding a deal worth roughly $4 million per year.
The Indianapolis Star expects the Colts to re-sign free agent Coby Fleener.
Coby Fleener caught seven passes for 88 yards and a touchdown in the Colts' Week 17 win against the Titans.