New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Stephone Anthony (50) and defensive tackle Nick Fairley (90) teamed up to stop Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin (22) last season. According to Fox Sports, Fairley has a heart issue.
New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Stephone Anthony (50) and defensive tackle Nick Fairley (90) teamed up to stop Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin (22) last season. According to Fox Sports, Fairley has a heart issue. Chris O'Meara AP
New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Stephone Anthony (50) and defensive tackle Nick Fairley (90) teamed up to stop Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin (22) last season. According to Fox Sports, Fairley has a heart issue. Chris O'Meara AP

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