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Saints Cut Crabtree, Add Running Back Baker

Saints Cut Crabtree, Add Running Back Baker

The New Orleans Saints have cut tight end Tom Crabtree and brought up running back Edwin Baker from practice squad to their active roster.
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  • New Orleans Saints fullback Erik Lorig focused on 'getting bett…

    New Orleans Saints fullback Erik Lorig focused on 'getting better every day'

    nola.com 11 hours ago
    Austin Johnson's special teams role will probably ensure that he is active against Green Bay, and could keep Lorig on the bench this week.
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  • New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers: Who has the edge?

    New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers: Who has the edge?

    nola.com 14 hours ago
    Which position grouping has the edge for the Sunday night game in the Superdome?
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  • New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers: What to watch

    New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers: What to watch

    nola.com ESPN.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    Payton, like many coaches, doesn't like the word "luck" and he disagrees with the notion that the Saints' turnover imbalance would naturally sort itself out over time.
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  • Saints to be without RBs Thomas, Robinson

    Saints to be without RBs Thomas, Robinson

    New Orleans Saints running backs Pierre Thomas and Khiry Robinson have both been ruled out for Sunday night's game against the Green Bay Packers with injuries.
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  • Sam Shields doubtful for Sunday night

    Sam Shields doubtful for Sunday night

    profootballtalk.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    The Packers are expected to be without one of their starting cornerbacks for a second consecutive game. Sam Shields (knee) is doubtful for Sunday’s matchup against the Saints in New Orleans, according to the Packers’ website. If Shields is again out, Da…
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  • Bob Costas: New Orleans Saints have great QB and tight end, plu…

    Bob Costas: New Orleans Saints have great QB and tight end, plus plenty of questions

    nola.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    Costas will be in New Orleans this weekend as part of the NBC Sunday Night Football broadcast team.
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  • PFT Live: Saints talk with Jeff Duncan, PFT Planet calls and tw…

    PFT Live: Saints talk with Jeff Duncan, PFT Planet calls and tweets

    profootballtalk.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    The Saints will host the Packers on Sunday Night Football in a game that the 2-4 Saints could really use if they are going to return to the playoffs this season. Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune will join Mike Florio on Friday’s edition of …
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  • Saints cornerbacks Corey White, Stanley Jean-Baptiste focus ahe…

    Saints cornerbacks Corey White, Stanley Jean-Baptiste focus ahead

    ESPN.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    METAIRIE, La. -- Corey White is sporting a new look this week. The New Orleans Saints cornerback shaved off his familiar mohawk (which had gone through various shades of orange, gold, black and even pink for breast cancer awareness this year). White sai…
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  • This week's Saints banner at McMain Secondary School: "Let…

    This week's Saints banner at McMain Secondary School: "Let's Cream the Cheeseheads"

    nola.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    This week's edition of the Eleanor McMain Secondary School's New Orleans Saints banner is a very gouda work of art (sorry). The student-painted display entitled "Let's Cream the Cheeseheads" was unveiled on the school's Nashville Street fence …
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  • The Steve Gleason effect -- Doing the impossible and changing l…

    The Steve Gleason effect -- Doing the impossible and changing lives: Jeff Duncan

    nola.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    Former Saints standout inspires countless lives in his journey with ALS
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  • What's your prediction for the Saints-Packers game Sunday at th…

    What's your prediction for the Saints-Packers game Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome?

    nola.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    Saints sit as a 1.5-point favorite against the Packers on Sunday night
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  • Optimum Performance: NFL kickers are a unique breed

    Optimum Performance: NFL kickers are a unique breed

    nola.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    "In many ways, kickers are the Rodney Dangerfields of the NFL"
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  • Video - 'NFL Live' OT Challenge Flags 01:54

    'NFL Live' OT Challenge Flags

    Oct 24
    Tedy Bruschi, Mark Schlereth and Trey Wingo throw their challenge flags for teams and players in Week 8.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Packers-Saints 00:52

    NFL Live Prediction: Packers-Saints

    Oct 23
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Green Bay at New Orleans.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Packers-Saints 00:34

    Inside Edge: Packers-Saints

    Oct 23
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Green Bay at New Orleans.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Drew Brees' Passing Penchant 00:32

    Inside The Huddle: Drew Brees' Passing Penchant

    Oct 23
    John Clayton believes defenses are catching on to Drew Brees' penchant for passing between the numbers.

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