Is Chris Ivory on the chopping block? Maybe the better question is: is New Orleans Saints running back Chris Ivory in the doghouse with somebody? This would seem the case, mainly since the once-favored backfield threat has not seen one offensive snap this season, or better yet, even been active.
“(John) is more of a two/one than a one/two,” Casey said. “He is one of our best three-point shooters. He is one of those guys who knows how to play. He has been through the wars. I think he is going to be a pleasant surprise. I know John is going to make a case for himself and it is going to be hard to keep him off of the court.”
Beal’s impressive start in the preseason has not gone unnoticed by his teammates. The 19-year-old has been one of those rookies who looks like they belong from day one.