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The Jameis Winston-Marquez Callaway connection for the Saints appears to be in top form already in the middle of the season.

Although Jameis Winston has yet to be anointed the Saints’ starting quarterback, his chemistry with wide receiver Marquez Callaway appears to be explosive.
The first was a 43-yard bomb from Winston to Callaway down the center of the field.
Next came a 29-yard strike along the left sideline, finished by a one-handed grab for another touchdown.
Both had done significant damage against the Jaguars in their preseason encounter when they walked off the field in the first quarter on Monday.
Winston finished with 123 yards and two touchdowns on 9-10 passing, while Callaway caught all five receptions for 104 yards and two touchdowns.
Oh, and Winston’s first pass was 53.3 yards in the air, according to ESPN Stats & Info, the longest passing touchdown by a Saints quarterback since 2016.
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Winston, the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner and the Buccaneers’ first overall choice in 2015, has the experience and pedigree.
He had a 28-42 record with the Buccaneers, completing 61.3 percent of his passes for 19,737 yards, 121 touchdowns, and 88 interceptions.
As a backup quarterback for the Brees last season, he appeared in four games and completed seven of eleven passes for 75 yards.
While Saints fans are familiar with Winston’s name, Callaway is a newcomer. In his rookie NFL season, Callaway appeared in 11 games for the Saints, catching 21 catches for 213 yards and no touchdowns.
He had been signed as an undrafted free agent by the organization prior to the season.
He caught 92 passes for 1,646 yards and 13 touchdowns in four seasons at Tennessee.
Callaway, on the other hand, shown that he had some untapped promise.
In the 2020 NFL Combine, he had a 38-inch vertical, a 126-inch broad jump, and a 4.55-second 40-yard sprint.
Many have been eyeing the 6-1, 205-pound wideout as a possible sleeper, especially with Michael Thomas likely sidelined for weeks during the season. His draft profile dubbed him a “one-trick talent with field-stretching skills,” with the report noting he needs to be “more than an occasional deep ball threat if he wants to keep an NFL position.”