Saints activate LB Kyle Knox

METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints activated outside linebacker Kyle Knox from the practice squad Wednesday and released recently signed safety Eric Frampton. Knox (6-foot-1, 200 pounds) is a second-year pro who joined the Saints' practice squad midway through the season after being released by the Jacksonville Jaguars. He appeared in four games for Jacksonville with no defensive statistics.

The Saints added cornerback Eddie Whitley to the practice squad.