This is the January 7, 2013 news archive. View today's Saints rumors and news.
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 anUpvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints sign LB Austin Johnson, CB Dion Turner to futures contractsnola.com Updated Jan 7, 2013Dion Turner spent final three weeks this season on Dolphins practice squadUpvote Share TweetFormer New Orleans Saints assistant formerly introduced MondayUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Jan 7, 2013Highlighted 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 FalconsUpvote Share Tweet
Share Your Experience at the Superdome and Win Up To $2,000 From RateYourSeats.comsaintsgab.com Updated Jan 7, 2013If 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 otherUpvote Share Tweet
Griffin knee injury could land Brees in Pro Bowlprofootballtalk.com Updated Jan 7, 2013There 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” tUpvote Share Tweet
Drew Brees breaking Johnny Unitas' TD mark dubbed finalist for league's moment of the yearnola.com Updated Jan 7, 2013Drew Brees up against Peyton Manning, Torrey Smith, Victor Cruz, Kirk CousinsUpvote Share Tweet
NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategyJan 7The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
2013 NFL draft -- Zach Ertz of Stanford Cardinal enters NFL draftJan 7Stanford'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 WeekendJan 7Before 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 …