|Sep. 1, 2017 6:24 AM PT7:24 AM MT8:24 AM CT9:24 AM ET13:24 GMT21:24 6:24 AM MST8:24 AM EST8:24 AM CT17:24 UAE9:24 ETNaN:� - Unger, recovering from offseason foot surgery, played for the first time this preseason in the first quarter.
Analysis: He now appears healthy enough to start New Orleans' opener, a Monday night matchup at Minnesota.
|June 14, 2017 6:03 PM PT7:03 PM MT8:03 PM CT9:03 PM ET1:03 GMT9:03 6:03 PM MST8:03 PM EST8:03 PM CT5:03 UAE (+1)21:03 ETNaN:� - After an initial five-week recovery period, Unger is ready to take the next step in his return from foot surgery this spring. Unger, who had a procedure to repair a space in the Lisfranc area of his foot, said Wednesday the next phase of his rehab will be a walking boot.
Analysis: After that is a return to the practice field sometime in August, and if all goes well, he will take his usual spot in the starting lineup for the season opener against the Minnesota Vikings on Sept. 11.