Quick study: Saints rookie free agent Butler is compared to Colston

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The Saints all-time leading receiver, and Saints Hall of Famer, is being talked about again at Saints training camp.

Emmanuel Butler, a 6-4 inch free agent wide receiver from Northern Arizona is turning heads at camp with catches like these. Is he the next Marques Colston?

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When asked about Butler, Saints head coach Sean Payton was to the point. "I am excited," said Payton.

Butler said at a college bowl game, a Saints scout compared him to Colston.

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Last season at Northern Arizona, Butler caught 35 passes, 7 for touchdowns. His best performance was eight catches for 187 yards and a touchdown against Idaho State.

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