This is the May 15, 2013 news archive. View today's Saints rumors and news.
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Vilma is fired up now that bounty scandal, knee injury are behind himShare Tweet
Akiem Hicks to be a defensive end in Saints 3-4 defenseprofootballtalk.com May 15, 2013With new defensive coordinator Rob Ryan taking control of the New Orleans Saints defense, there were bound to be some changes to scheme and personnel as the Saints attempt to overhaul a defense that ranked dead last in the league last season. One of tho…Share TweetThe Saints linebacker already senses a new vibe in the team facility.Share TweetCNNSI.com May 15, 2013KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Former FBI Director Louis Freeh's firm has been hired by trucking companies suing Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam's company, Pilot Flying J.Share Tweet
Second phase of New Orleans Arena capital repairs being revised after projected costs ran over budgetEstimated construction of exterior improvements of New Orleans Arena came in $5 to $7 million over projected costs.Share Tweet
Latest figures reportedly show the New Orleans Saints have $1.6 million in cap spaceSaints have least amount of cap space in NFC SouthShare Tweet
Saints' 'red flag': Left tackleESPN.com May 15, 2013Football Outsiders is doing a league-wide series of posts called "Red Flags," which take a look at the biggest remaining issue facing each team. Today’s Insider post is on the NFC South and I’m break it up into four smaller posts to explore the red flShare TweetHow many Saints players should be among the NFL's top 100?Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints question of the day: Where should Saints rank among NFL's top 100 players?CBSSports.com list ranked Drew Brees at No. 12, among other SaintsShare Tweet
Comparing 2013 New Orleans Saints to 2007 'Spygate' New England PatriotsMay 15Are the New Orleans Saints on a similar course as the 2007 New England Patriots, who overcame the "Spygate" scandal? Former Saints players Heath Evans and Darren Sharper debate.
Mayweather: Top-Paid American AthleteMay 15Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the highest-paid American athlete for the second year in a row.
Don Banks: Which new regime will take its team from last to the playoffs?May 15With Buddy Nix being eased into semi-retirement this week in Buffalo, the NFL in 2013 will now have eight new general managers on the job to go along with the eight new head coaches who have been hired since the close of the regular season. All told, th…