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New Orleans Saints' Cam Jordan thinks second year under Rob Rya…

New Orleans Saints' Cam Jordan thinks second year under Rob Ryan will surpass 2013

nola.com ESPN.com Updated 6 hours ago
Saints recently picked up fifth-year option on Jordan's contract
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  • Jordan expects more fight from Falcons

    Jordan expects more fight from Falcons

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan expects to see a much improved Atlanta Falcons team when the two longtime NFC South rivals meet in Week 1 this season at Atlanta. But Jordan, who is known for being the biggest wise-cracker in the Saints’ …
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  • Corey Chavous mock draft has one major surprise

    Corey Chavous mock draft has one major surprise

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    Our good friend Corey Chavous of DraftNasty.com returned to PFT Live on Thursday for more pre-draft chatter, and he gave us something to chatter about with dropped jaw in his first-round mock draft. In his Draft Nasty 2014 NFL Draft Manual, Chavous has …
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  • Which stretch of games on the New Orleans Saints 2014 schedule …

    Which stretch of games on the New Orleans Saints 2014 schedule appears most challenging?

    nola.com 14 hours ago
    The Saints announced their 2014 regular season schedule Wednesday
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  • If Saints avoid slow start, user-friendly schedule sets up well…

    If Saints avoid slow start, user-friendly schedule sets up well | Thursday's Dunc Shot

    nola.com 14 hours ago
    First six games are against non-playoffs teams from 2013
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  • Packers-Saints provide this year’s World Series alternative

    Packers-Saints provide this year’s World Series alternative

    profootballtalk.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Before 2010, the NFL avoided scheduling Sunday night games on the days reserved for the World Series. That year, the league decided to challenge baseball directly. In every year since then, the NFL has scheduled a Sunday night game against the World Ser…
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  • Atlanta Falcons schedule analysis

    Atlanta Falcons schedule analysis

    ESPN.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Breakdown: What jumps out immediately when glancing at the Atlanta Falcons' schedule: A season-opening tilt against their bitter NFC South rival New Orleans Saints on Sept. 7. The two met in last year's season opener in New Orleans, won by the Saints, 2…
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  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers schedule analysis

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers schedule analysis

    ESPN.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Breakdown: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to find out right away if their many offseason moves have helped closed the gap in the NFC South. The Bucs play their three division foes (Panthers, Falcons and Saints) within the first five weeks of the sch…
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  • New Orleans Saints offensive lineman Tim Lelito ready for next …

    New Orleans Saints offensive lineman Tim Lelito ready for next step in his second season

    nola.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Lelito could be in the mix for a starting role at center
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  • New Orleans Saints left tackle Terron Armstead ready to establi…

    New Orleans Saints left tackle Terron Armstead ready to establish himself as starter after rocky 2013 season

    nola.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Armstead played with hand injury throughout playoffs, says he's now at "92 percent"
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  • Saints unsure about Ingram's 2015 option

    Saints unsure about Ingram's 2015 option

    ESPN.com nola.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    The New Orleans Saints have not decided whether to exercise a 2015 team option on running back Mark Ingram's contract, coach Sean Payton said Wednesday.
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  • Saints players not concerned with Jimmy Graham’s absence

    Saints players not concerned with Jimmy Graham’s absence

    profootballtalk.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    To no one’s surprise, tight end Jimmy Graham has not joined his Saints teammates at the team’s offseason workouts. Graham hasn’t signed his franchise tender and would like to negotiate a long-term contract with the Saints before the July 15 deadline for…
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  • New Orleans Saints select wide receiver Brandin Cooks at No. 27…

    New Orleans Saints select wide receiver Brandin Cooks at No. 27 | Katherine Terrell's Mock Draft

    nola.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Saints look to bolster receiving corps in May's draft
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  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Running Back Salaries 01:01

    Inside The Huddle: Running Back Salaries

    Apr 24
    John Clayton analyzes the trend towards salaries for running back going down. Chris Johnson and Mark Ingram are featured.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Wide Receivers 00:42

    Inside The Huddle: Wide Receivers

    Apr 24
    John Clayton reports that players are taking big pay cuts to stay with their teams. Sidney Rice and Robert Meachem are featured.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle With John Clayton 03:22

    Inside The Huddle With John Clayton

    Apr 24
    John Clayton scores with four NFL segments: RB's salaries going down, players taking big pay cuts to stay on their teams, offensive linemen possibly being drafted higher than expected and the Broncos needing a Super Bowl-or-bust approach.
  • Video - Mark Ingram's Future With Saints 02:58

    Mark Ingram's Future With Saints

    Apr 23
    Mark Schlereth breaks down the Saints' uncertainty about Mark Ingram's 2015 option.

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  • Don Banks: 'Fail Mary' reunion perfect way to start 2014; more schedule Sn…

    Apr 23
    Takeaways from the long-awaited but not understated release of the NFL's 17-week, 256-game 2014 regular-season schedule ...
  • 2014 schedule - Super Bowl rematch among top games

    Apr 23
    A Super Bowl rematch between the Seahawks and Broncos is among the highlights of the 2014 NFL schedule, writes John Clayton.
  • NFL schedule to be released Wednesday night

    Apr 22
    The NFL schedule is going to be officially announced and released at 8 p.m. ET Wednesday.
  • Don Banks: 2014 NFL Mock Draft 4.0

    Apr 22
    Not only will the NFL draft fall later than ever this year when it finally commences on the night of May 8, but also it will apparently pass the threshold of the calendar's fifth month while retaining its sense of utter mystery at the top. There are ple…