Rankins: "I'm a guy that's going to do everything in his power to be a playmaker, be a leader within the locker room, be a leader within the community."Share Tweet
nola.com 1 hour agoThe options open up for the Saints after taking defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins in Round 1Share Tweet
See who the rest of the NFC South picked in the first roundnola.com 3 hours agoA look at how those picks will impact the Buccaneers, Falcons and PanthersShare Tweet
Sheldon Rankins: New Orleans Saints fans weigh in on first-round picknola.com 3 hours agoNOLA.com readers were raving (and ranting) about the choiceShare TweetThe Saints need all the help they can get on defense. They took a big step toward fixing that with the 12th pick, taking Louisville defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins. Rankins could provide immediate pass-rush help from inside for the Saints, who were una…Share Tweetnola.com 15 hours agoA video posted to the ex-Ole Miss tackle's Twitter account Thursday night showed someone apparently smoking marijuana out of a bong-gas mask contraption.Share Tweet
NFL Draft 2016: Round 1 pick-by-picknola.com 16 hours agoThe first round of the 2016 NFL Draft is in the books with five Ohio State players drafted in the first 20 picks along with four trades.Share Tweet
Drew Brees, Sean Payton finished third at Zurich Classic Pro-Amnola.com 19 hours agoBrees, Payton, Richard Farrell and pro Charles Howell III came in third on of the afternoon sessionsShare Tweet
New contract signed, Sean Payton looks forward to seasonnola.com 21 hours agoThe Saints' offseason program is currently in 'Phase I'Share TweetCardell Hayes, who has been accused of shooting and killing former New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith, was indicted by a grand jury on Thursday. He was indicted on four charges, including second-degree murder. The indictment was for attempted s…Share Tweet
Seahawks make moves in case they trade out of first againprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoThe Seahawks actually have a first-round pick this year, at least for the moment. But they’ve covered themselves with some transactions, just in case they end up not using it again. The team announced they had signed former Panthers tight end Brandon Wi…Share Tweetnola.com 22 hours agoThe Saints have the 12th overall pick in the first roundShare Tweetnola.com 22 hours agoBarnes signed with the Saints last year as an undrafted free agent out of Clemson.Share Tweetnola.com 24 hours agoColumnist Larry Holder discussed the issue on 'The Sports Hangover" on ESPN New OrleansShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints searching for the next Will Smith in the draftnola.com Apr 28 (yesterday)"I know that if we can draft players that have the impact that Will Smith and Hokie Gajan have had on this organization and this community than we've had a good weekend," Mickey Loomis said.Share Tweet
7 players to watch when Saints pick at No. 12 in NFL draftnola.com Apr 28 (yesterday)Talent, need points to New Orleans Saints going with defense in the first round Thursday nightShare Tweet
Rankins has an endless motorApr 28Field Yates breaks down the Saints first-round draft pick, former Louisville DT Sheldon Rankins.
Stephen A. to Brady: 'You're just a damn quarterback'Apr 27Stephen A. Smith shares his thoughts on Saints QB Drew Brees taking aim at the disciplinary power of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after Patriots QB Tom Brady's four-game suspension was reinstated.
From Reggie Bush to Marques Colston, Saints' 2006 draft class had...Apr 27New Orleans Saints offensive tackle Zach Strief reflects with NFL Nation reporter Mike Triplett on the Saints' remarkable 2006 draft class that he was a part of.
Saints draft Sheldon Rankins in NFL Nation mock draftApr 26ESPN saints reporter Mike Triplett breaks down why DT Sheldon Rankins would be a great fit in New Orleans.