Bush said he has been cleared to play and that x-rays of his fractured fibula show it has healed nicely. He is somewhere close to 100 percent, but has still not tested the leg in live situations. Mentally, Bush said he is pointing to return Sunday night.
"Injuries are a part of this game, guys are going to get hurt," he said. "Anytime you have key guys out you're definitely not going to be as good because they are the guys who have been here, who know the system and have the experience. Once we get healthy we'll be better, but are we going to be back to the old Saints, I don't know. Because that takes the whole team to do."