This is the February 22, 2013 news archive. View today's Saints rumors and news.
Hamstring injury will prevent the Gretna native from participating in drills
Share TweetLattimore still recovering from tearing three ligaments in his knee
New Orleans Saints DE Junior Galette fired up for Rob Ryan's new 3-4 defensive schemeUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetJunior Galette says he feels comfortable moving to a 3-4 outside linebacker if that's the Saints want him to do
The Blackout Bowl was a dark day for journalism: Jeff Duncan's Weekly ReaderUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetThe New Yorker rips the CBS Sports broadcast team for negligent coverage of the Superdome power outage in Super Bowl XLVII
Report: No franchise tag for Jermon BushrodUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetIt looks like tackle Jermon Bushrod is going to find out what kind of offers he can generate on the open market. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Saints will not use their franchise tag to assure Bushrod’s return as the starter on the left side ofSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetMarrone was the Saints' offensive coordinator from 2006-2008.
New Orleans Saints 2013 Offseason PreviewUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetIt was the D, not the bounty saga, that doomed the Saints in 2012. In comes Rob Ryan and his 3-4, but that won't be enough without upgrades to the roster, Matt Gagne says.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetCould the Titans' Jared Cook affect how much the Saints will pay Jimmy Graham?
The Saints' top 5 defensive fixes and the free agents who can helpUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetDallas Cowboys standout Anthony Spencer and San Francisco 49ers backup Ricky Jean-Francois are among the notable possibilities.
Don Banks: Traditional pocket passers becoming extinct? Don't tell this QB…Feb 22INDIANAPOLIS -- Perhaps the irony of the NFL's incoming quarterback class on display here at the scouting combine is that while the read-option trend seems to be the wave of the future within the league, the future clearly isn't now. At least not in ter…
2013 NFL combine -- Friday observations about offseason, Weeden and moreFeb 22Will the NFL push back the dates on the offseason? Not if the players' union has anything to say about it, writes John Clayton.
Don Banks: Baltimore Ravens 2013 Offseason PreviewFeb 22SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.