Will Yoder
Tuesday March 13th, 2012

New Orleans Saints have re-signed wide receiver Marques Colston to a five-year contract extension, according to a tweet from the Saints’ official Twitter account.

Colston has been with the Saints since his Rookie season in 2006. He has posted 1,000-yard receiving seasons in five of them, including a career-high 1,143-yard campaign in 2011.

  Last season Colston had 80 receptions and scored eight touchdowns. He has a career total of 449 receptions for 6,240 yards and has scored 48 touchdowns.

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