Triplett's report named the two orthopedists, Misty Suri and Deryk Jones, who were fired because of the misdiagnosis. "In addition, Dr. Suri will still remain as the Pelican's physician, and Ochsner Health System will remain an official sponsor of both the New Orleans Saints and the New Orleans Pelicans".
Last season, Breaux broke the fibular in his left leg in Week 1, which forced him to miss six consecutive games. "You're not gonna bat a thousand here, but you're just hoping that more often than not, you're getting the right information".
In 2011, Jones and Suri performed surgery on Payton after he suffered serious leg injuries in a sideline collision during a game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Suri will continue to work with the National Basketball Association club, people familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.
Breaux played in only six games last season because of injuries.
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton explained why the organization parted ways with a pair of orthopedists.
The New Orleans Saints have finally figured out what has been taking so long for cornerback Delvin Breaux to heal.
The Saints will use the Los Angeles Chargers team doctors while practicing and playing against the Chargers in Los Angeles, WDSU sports anchor Sharief Ishaq confirmed.
The Pelicans' training camp opens in late September.