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Newly signed TE Benjamin Watson is honored to be a New Orleans …

Newly signed TE Benjamin Watson is honored to be a New Orleans Saint

nola.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 18, 2013
Watson looking forward to working with Jimmy Graham
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  • Excerpts from Roger Goodell's Monday press conference at NFL ow…

    Excerpts from Roger Goodell's Monday press conference at NFL owners meetings

    nola.com Mar 18, 2013
    Roger Goodell reiterates New Orleans is a viable Super Bowl host despite blackout
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  • New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton curious to see where Nnamd…

    New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton curious to see where Nnamdi Asomugha ends up

    Saints Coach Sean Payton says adding TE Benjamin Watson brings more versatility
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  • Breaking down Keenan Lewis' deal

    Breaking down Keenan Lewis' deal

    ESPN.com Mar 18, 2013
    The New Orleans Saints apparently expect recently signed cornerback Keenan Lewis to be an instant starter. They certainly are paying him like one. Lewis got a five-year, $25.5 million deal, according to numbers obtained by ESPN.com The Saints gave Lewis…
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  • Today in NFC South history

    Today in NFC South history

    ESPN.com Mar 18, 2013
    On this date in 2009, the New Orleans Saints made a move that went a long way in helping them win the only Super Bowl title in franchise history. They signed veteran safety Darren Sharper as a free agent. The move came soon after the Saints had hired Gr…
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  • NOLA.com's mock drafts 3.0: Reporters split on New Orleans Sain…

    NOLA.com's mock drafts 3.0: Reporters split on New Orleans Saints first-round pick

    nola.com Mar 18, 2013
    Nakia Hogan sticking with Barkevious Mingo; Larry Holder favors tackle Lane Johnson
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  • What the national media are saying about NFL free agency

    What the national media are saying about NFL free agency

    nola.com Mar 18, 2013
    The New Orleans Saints remain in the running for coveted free agent cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha.
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Patriots owner Robert Kraft upset with Wes Welker's agent

    Mar 18
    PHOENIX -- Thanks to the culture established by their tight-lipped head coach, the New England Patriots in the Bill Belichick era have been well known for their refusal to re-live the past, always choosing to focus on the future and moving ahead rather …
  • Lots of sunshine at 2013 NFL owners meetings

    Mar 18
    The NFL is in good shape as the owners convene to ponder rules changes, trade proposals and more, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King: NFC West an emerging powerhouse after first week of free agenc…

    Mar 18
    PHOENIX -- Lord, the NFC West is going to be a bear of a division in 2013.