Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles (43) hauls in a pass in front of Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Adrian Clayborn (94) during the first quarter Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

The NFL on Monday didn’t process any official transactions involving Saints running back Darren Sproles, who three days earlier was the subject of media reports stating he’d either be cut or traded.