Colston Ready to Go Sunday

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Saints coach Sean Payton says receiver

Marques Colston has been medically cleared to practice and will

play Sunday at Jacksonville.

Colston broke his collar bone in the season opener at Green Bay

and missed the last two games. He returned to practice in a limited

capacity Wednesday, but Payton said in a conference call with

Jacksonville reporters that Colston would return against the


Payton said, "He's clear. He'll be up this week." Quarterback

Drew Brees called Colston's return "huge," saying "he's a big

part of our offense. I'm excited to have him back."

Colston has six catches for 81 yards this season, giving him 375

catches for 5,178 yards and 40 touchdowns in his six-year career.