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Saints play match game; keep Bush

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According to several internet reports, the New Orleans Saints have chosen to match the offer sheet signed last week by safety Rafael Bush with the Atlanta Falcons.

The Saints had until Tuesday to do so.

The reports were based on a league source.

Bush gave credence to those reports by tweeting, "I'm still a Saint yep.''

Bush played in 13 games last season and made six starts.

This will be his third season in New Orleans after being obtained on waivers from the Denver Broncos.

He received a $21,000 fine from an illegal hit on Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin during the NFL playoffs last season.

 

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