Can't-Miss Play: New Orleans Saints cornerback Eli Apple's 'peanut punch' turns into epic Saints' defensive touchdown. Here is a constantly updated, team-by-team rundown of all the key additions and trades in this frenzied period. Bell finished with seven tackles (five solo) and one tackle for a loss in the Saints' 30-28 win over the Texans on Monday. The order for the top 20 picks in the 2020 NFL Draft is set. Bell's first two years of high school were at Chattanooga Central High School in Harrison, Tennessee, where he received all district honors. [30], The Saints finished atop the NFC South with an 11-5 record. So ... who's going where? The Saints still have two more practices before Monday night's game against the Colts, so the 25-year-old still has time to recover. Bell (knee) is officially listed as out for Week 17's game against the Panthers, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. [18][19], Throughout training camp, Bell competed to be the starting free safety against veteran Jairus Byrd. NFL and the NFL shield design are registered trademarks of the National Football League.The team names, logos and uniform designs are registered trademarks of the teams indicated. Head coach Sean Payton named Bell the backup strong safety to begin the regular season. Volonte Bell killed in accident",, Players of American football from Georgia (U.S. state), Short description is different from Wikidata, Cincinnati Bengals currentteam parameter articles, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 June 2020, at 13:51. Watch the New Orleans Saints' best defensive plays from the 2019 NFL season. Bell (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday. He also recovered five fumbles. But the Saints QB's selflessness isn't merely an off-field hobby. Charley Casserly examines Philly's playoff path and four other storylines to watch in Week 14. Watch the Dallas Cowboys vs. New Orleans Saints highlights in Week 4 of the 2019 season. Bell finished his third season with a career-high 89 combined tackles (63 solo), three pass deflections, one sack, and one forced fumble in 16 games and eight starts. Which Philip Rivers will show up in Indianapolis? Bell then attended Ridgeland High School in Rossville, Georgia. Bell (back) won't carry an injury designation into Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. [23], Bell finished his rookie year with 87 combined tackles (61 solo), four pass deflections, two forced fumbles, and a sack in 16 games and 14 starts. Led by a record-breaking performance by the future Hall of Fame quarterback, the Saints (11-3) trounced the Colts (6-8) in the Superdome, 34-7, to close out Week 15. What would a great start to the 2020 NFL Draft look like for all 32 teams? New Orleans Saints safety Vonn Bell forces and recovers fumble made by Chicago Bears wide receiver Anthony Miller. It appears rookie sixth-round pick Chauncey Gardner-Johnson will start in Bell's place, but Saquan Hampton figures to see an uptick in snaps as well. He started two games at free safety and started 12 as either a nickel back or third safety in Dennis Allen's third-safety technique. Another big-time free agent acquisition for Cincy. [33] In the next game against the Dallas Cowboys, Bell forced a fumble off of running back Ezekiel Elliott in the narrow 12–10 victory. Bell (knee) did not participate at Wednesday's practice. [29] The following week, Bell made 11 combined tackles (nine solo) and sacked Jared Goff once during a 26–20 road loss against the Los Angeles Rams. Bell (knee) was a full participant in Thursday's practice, Mike Triplett of reports. With the Cowboys losing to the Bears on Thursday night, the Eagles inched closer to the postseason. Here is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 16 Sunday games. The browser you are using is no longer supported on this site.