Saints TE hospitalized in Las Vegas

BY WLOX Staff

LAS VEGAS, NV (WLOX) - New Orleans Saints tight end Jeremy Shockey spent part of Sunday in the hospital.

TMZ.com, USA Today and ESPN are all reporting that Shockey was placed on a stretcher and rushed to a Las Vegas emergency room Sunday afternoon after being found unconscious at the Hard Rock Hotel.

The reports say Shockey was at the Hard Rock with other NFL players for a pool party called "Rehab".

The Saints have been told their tight end was treated for dehydration and then sent home. Saints spokesman Greg Bensel told the media Shockey "is in good shape now."

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