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Harbaugh says Kaepernick has “savant-like” understanding of pl…

Harbaugh says Kaepernick has “savant-like” understanding of playoff prep

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 7, 2013
With the 49ers preparing for a playoff game that they won a year ago against the team they beat to start the current season, it’s becoming harder to overlook the fact that the quarterback who led San Fran to victory against the Saints in January 2012 an
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  • New Orleans Saints sign LB Austin Johnson, CB Dion Turner to fu…

    New Orleans Saints sign LB Austin Johnson, CB Dion Turner to futures contracts

    nola.com Jan 7, 2013
    Dion Turner spent final three weeks this season on Dolphins practice squad
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  • Doug Marrone says he's 'most comfortable' with Buffalo Bills

    Doug Marrone says he's 'most comfortable' with Buffalo Bills

    Former New Orleans Saints assistant formerly introduced Monday
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  • Atlanta Falcons quietly set records

    Atlanta Falcons quietly set records

    ESPN.com Jan 7, 2013
    Highlighted by Drew Brees setting a new NFL record for consecutive passes in NFL history, there were a lot of milestones reached in the NFC South this year. But I was just handed one that I don’t think got much, if any, recognition. The Atlanta Falcons
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  • Share Your Experience at the Superdome and Win Up To $2,000 Fro…

    Share Your Experience at the Superdome and Win Up To $2,000 From RateYourSeats.com

    saintsgab.com Jan 7, 2013
    If you’ve visited the Superdome, RateYourSeats.com is giving you a chance to win $2,000 for rating your seats and sharing photos from the home of the New Orleans Saints. Simply visit RateYourSeats.com and rate your seats from the Superdome (or any other
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  • Griffin knee injury could land Brees in Pro Bowl

    Griffin knee injury could land Brees in Pro Bowl

    profootballtalk.com Jan 7, 2013
    There could be a postseason, after all, for Saints quarterback Drew Brees. With his team out of the playoffs and Brees omitted from the NFC Pro Bowl roster, Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune points out that Brees could be saying “aloha” t
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  • Drew Brees breaking Johnny Unitas' TD mark dubbed finalist for …

    Drew Brees breaking Johnny Unitas' TD mark dubbed finalist for league's moment of the year

    nola.com Jan 7, 2013
    Drew Brees up against Peyton Manning, Torrey Smith, Victor Cruz, Kirk Cousins
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategy

    Jan 7
    The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
  • 2013 NFL draft -- Zach Ertz of Stanford Cardinal enters NFL draft

    Jan 7
    Stanford's offense will be without one if its premier playmakers after tight end Zach Ertz announced Monday he'll enter the 2013 NFL draft.
  • Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    Jan 7
    Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …