NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says veteran defensive tackle Nick Fairley is undergoing medical tests for an unspecified condition.
New Orleans' top defensive tackles behind Fairley include Sheldon Rankins, Tyeler Davison and David Onyemata.
Loomis declined to comment on reports Saturday night that the 29-year-old Fairley has a heart condition.
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