Advocate file photo by Scott Threlkeld -- Saints guad Ben Grubbs, right, and center Brian De La Puente drop into pass protection against the Raiders last season in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Grubbs has missed six days of training camp with an undisclosed injury.

Saints guard Ben Grubbs talks about missing the plush confines of practicing at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, WVa. and appreciating his role as a mentor to young players on the team.