Report: Sean Payton won’t commit to RB C.J. Spiller playing in Week 2
While it seemed original that New Orleans Saints running back C.J. Spiller would be out for only Week 1 of the 2015 NFL season, head coach Sean Payton now won’t commit to that.
As Katherine Terrell of NOLA.com reported, Payton had positive things to say about Spiller, but stopped short of saying he’d be in action during Week 2.
Payton was talking about how Spiller was doing well. He was then asked if that means he'll play this week. Quickly: "I didn't say that."Article continues below ...
— Katherine Terrell (@Kat_Terrell) September 17, 2015
While the Saints run game struggled in Week 1 against the Arizona Cardinals, having Spiller back would obviously nice. Even if the Saints utilized him more in the passing game, he could certainly make his presence felt in a big way.