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Saints release RB McAllister

Updated: February 17, 2009, 8:54 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

The New Orleans Saints, as expected, parted ways with longtime running back Deuce McAllister by giving him his release Tuesday.

McAllister's release comes one day after the Jacksonville Jaguars cut the franchise's all-time leading running back, Fred Taylor. With a $7.5 million cap number and McAllister owed more than $5 million this fall, the Saints figured to either cut his salary or release him.

"I still have the itch to play," McAllister said, adding that he would ...

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