Vilma to start for Saints, Porter inactive for Broncos


The Saints will have Jimmy Graham back on the field tonight, and they’ll also have Jonathan Vilma back in the starting lineup.

Vilma will replace the inactive David Hawthorne for the Saints tonight against the Broncos.

Also inactive for the Saints are tight end Daniel Graham, defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker, tackle Bryce Harris, wide receiver Joe Morgan, defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley and linebacker Scott Shanle.

For the Broncos, cornerback Tracy Porter was on the inactive list, not yet cleared after a fear of seizure symptoms.

Also inactive for the Broncos are quarterback Caleb Hanie, running back Knowshon Moreno, defensive tackle Sealver Siliga, linebacker Steven Johnson, offensive lineman C.J. Davis and tight end Julius Thomas.