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  • Sean Payton says Saints are “always” in the quarterback business

    profootballtalk.com Updated 8 hours ago
    Saints quarterback Drew Brees heads into the 2017 season without a contract for 2018, which means that there’s more than a passing chance that it is his final season in New Orleans. Brees is also 38 and whether it is next year, 2019 or sometime else, th…
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  • Nick Fairley's career year with Saints should boost price in free agency

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    Nick Fairley's career year with Saints should boost price in free agency
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  • Saints need better from Coby Fleener, but tight end not a glaring need

    ESPN.com Feb 10
    Saints need better from Coby Fleener, but tight end not a glaring need
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  • Saints land DE Taco Charlton in Todd McShay's latest mock draft

    ESPN.com Feb 8
    Saints land DE Taco Charlton in Todd McShay's latest mock draft
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  • Saints expected to interview 49ers special teams coach

    The Saints are beginning the process of filling some coaching vacancies. According to Nick Underhill of the New Orleans Advocate, the Saints are expected to interview former 49ers special teams coach Derius Swinton. Swinton’s also interviewed with the B…
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  • Broncos interviewing special teams coaches

    The Broncos interviewed Bears assistant special teams coach Richard Hightower for the team’s special teams coach position on Monday, Mike Klis of News9 in Denver reported. Klis reported that Greg McMahon, former Saints special teams coach, will intervie…
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  • Saints' Kenny Vaccaro took Adderall before Texas State Fair, didn't realize NFL banned drug

    We’re occasionally amazed at what NFL players will admit to, and in the case of New Orleans Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro his ignorance of league rules about banned substances cost him four games via suspension. Vaccaro admitted to ESPN’s Mike Triplett th…
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  • Saints rookie David Onyemata's scuffle 'shocked' Sean Payton … in a good way

    ESPN.com Jan 10
    Saints rookie David Onyemata's scuffle 'shocked' Sean Payton … in a good way
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  • Coaching changes signal sense of urgency from Sean Payton, Saints

    Coaching changes signal sense of urgency from Sean Payton, Saints
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  • Saints WR Michael Thomas needs to redo jersey swap with Julio Jones

    ESPN.com Jan 5
    Saints WR Michael Thomas needs to redo jersey swap with Julio Jones
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  • Matt Ryan named NFC Offensive Player of the Week

    Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week after lighting up the Saints last Sunday. Ryan threw for 331 yards and four touchdowns as the Falcons locked up the NFC’s No. 2 seed in a 38-32 win. Ryan is an MVP candidate a…
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  • Saints' Mark Ingram to frame O-line jerseys in home after first 1,000-yard season

    ESPN.com Jan 4
    Saints' Mark Ingram to frame O-line jerseys in home after first 1,000-yard season
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  • Eight teams can be forced to appear on Hard Knocks in 2017

    Fans of the Ravens, Browns, Titans, Colts, Eagles, Bears, Buccaneers or Saints may get an up-close view of their training camp this summer. Those are the eight NFL teams that can be forced to appear on Hard Knocks this year if no other team volunteers. …
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  • Drew Brees isn’t looking for another extension this offseason

    Drew Brees and the Saints spent almost all of last offseason talking about his contract before finally agreeing to an extension a few days before the start of the regular season. The deal lowered Brees’ cap number for the 2016 season and put him under c…
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  • Sean Payton “definitely” plans to return to the Saints

    The annual “Sean Payton is leaving the Saints” rumors have hit fever pitch, with multiple reports linking him to the Rams. After days of silence, Payton has finally pushed back. Appearing Monday night on WWL in New Orleans, Payton said he intends to ret…
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  • Saints stuck in 7-9 rut but have faith 2017 will be better

    ESPN.com Jan 1
    Saints stuck in 7-9 rut but have faith 2017 will be better
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  • Falcons clinch No. 2 seed with win over Saints

    The Falcons have next week off. Atlanta turned in a very impressive performance today, beating New Orleans 38-32 to earn the No. 2 seed in the NFC playoffs and a first-round bye. The Falcons finish the season at 11-5 and will open the playoffs at home i…
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  • Vic Beasley injures shoulder, questionable to return

    As the Falcons prepare for the playoffs, they’ve just lost a key player to an injury. Vic Beasley, the second-year Falcon who leads the NFL with 14.5 sacks this season, exited in the first quarter today against the Saints with a shoulder injury. The tea…
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  • Saints have to admit rival Matt Ryan is deserving MVP contender

    ESPN.com Dec 31, 2016
    Saints have to admit rival Matt Ryan is deserving MVP contender
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  • Taylor Gabriel out for Sunday’s game

    profootballtalk.com Dec 30, 2016
    Wide receiver Taylor Gabriel won’t be helping the Falcons’ attempt to nail down the second seed in the NFC this Sunday. Gabriel has been ruled out of the matchup with the Saints due to a foot injury. Gabriel returned for a limited practice on Thursday a…
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  • 'Old married couple' Jahri Evans, Zach Strief still thriving for Saints

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2016
    'Old married couple' Jahri Evans, Zach Strief still thriving for Saints
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  • Video - Payton's future with Saints is sole decision of GM Mickey Loomis 01:11

    Payton's future with Saints is sole decision of GM Mickey Loomis

    Jan 2
    Adam Schefter says multiple conversations have occurred regarding Sean Payton's future with the Saints, but it is ultimately up to GM Mickey Loomis to decide to keep or move on from him as head coach.
  • Video - Is it worth it to let Payton out of contract with Saints? 01:26

    Is it worth it to let Payton out of contract with Saints?

    Jan 2
    Louis Riddick stresses the need for a "philosophical alignment" between a team's owner and their GM in making organizational decisions. He believes that if the Saints let Sean Payton go, he could possibly emerge as a candidate for the Rams' job.
  • Video - Ryan vying to leave good last impression in MVP race 00:31

    Ryan vying to leave good last impression in MVP race

    Dec 29
    Mark Schlereth and Antonio Pierce predict Matt Ryan and the Falcons' offense will carry Atlanta past the Saints.
  • Video - Kellerman: Drew Brees will never play in his 40's 01:27

    Kellerman: Drew Brees will never play in his 40's

    Jul 29
    Max Kellerman reacts to Drew Brees' beliefs that he will remain an elite quarterback well into his 40's, a feat Kellerman believes is impossible for Brees.