Rookie Khairi Fortt is disappointed he's on short-term IR list, but glad Saints are being cautious _lowres

Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Saints TE Nic Jacobs (83) blocks OLB Khairi Fortt (54) during Training Camp practice Tuesday at the Saints training complex at The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs , West Virginia.

Saints rookie linebacker Khairi Fortt couldn’t hide his disappointment Wednesday after being notified he’d be placed on his team’s short-term injured reserve to begin the 2014 season.