METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Even as Jameis Winston insists he’s going to make better decisions with the football, the potential successor to Drew Brees in New Orleans doesn’t want to give the impression he’s going to shy away from aggressive, downfield throws.
There’s “no check-down mentality,” Winston asserted after training camp practice at Saints headquarters on Saturday. “It’s: Take what they give you. That’s one thing our coaches preach. … We want to be able to move through those progressions quickly and be able to get the ball completed.”
Unlike the past 15 seasons, when Brees was shattering franchise and NFL passing records, the Saints do not have a . . .