Deuce McAllister added to Saints radio team, might fill in for Hokie Gajan _lowres

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Former New Orleans Saints running back Deuce McAllister receives the Vince Lombardi Trophy from a FedEx truck outside the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans , Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. MAGS OUT / INTERNET OUT/ONLINE OUT/NO SALES/TV OUT/FOREIGN OUT/ LOUISIANA BUSINESS INC./GREATER BATON ROUGE BUSINESS REPORT/225/10/12/IN REGISTER/LBI CUSTOM PUBLICATIONS OUT/

One Saints legend may be filling in for another on the rest of WWL’s broadcasts this season.

Former Saints running back Deuce McAllister tweeted Monday that he will work in the booth with Jim Henderson for the rest of the season.

Gajan, 56, was diagnosed with an unspecified form of cancer in early November, and he’s continued to do Saints broadcasts since his diagnosis

Now, McAllister appears set to call a few Saints games. Gajan, another former Saints running back who also served as a scout long-term before making the move to WWL in 2000.