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Former agent indicted for fraud

Former agent indicted for fraud

profootballtalk.com nola.com Updated May 17, 2013
To maximize its effectiveness, life insurance proceeds must make their way to the intended beneficiaries. In the case of the late Frank Warren, a former NFL player who spent 13 seasons with the Saints, that didn’t happen. Former NFL agent Benjamin Gelle
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  • Sean Payton’s return energizing the Saints

    Sean Payton’s return energizing the Saints

    Last year was anything but normal for the Saints. The bounty investigation dominated their offseason and suspensions to coach Sean Payton, assistant head coach Joe Vitt and General Manager Mickey Loomis robbed the team of big parts of their brain trust …
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  • New Orleans Saints OLB Martez Wilson may have found a home in n…

    New Orleans Saints OLB Martez Wilson may have found a home in new 3-4 defense

    nola.com May 17, 2013
    Wilson will be competing with Victor Butler for the strongside OLB spot.
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  • Saints Jabari Greer and Zach Strief discuss the season, Sean Pa…

    Saints Jabari Greer and Zach Strief discuss the season, Sean Payton hits paydirt, and more on 'Black and Gold Today'

    nola.com May 17, 2013
    There's a new sense of urgency around the Saints and the players can feel it.
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  • Sean Payton brought back high-intensity attitude and high-inten…

    Sean Payton brought back high-intensity attitude and high-intensity workouts to New Orleans Saints

    nola.com May 17, 2013
    New CrossFit-inspired workouts have helped to enhance a palpable sense of urgency among Saints players this offseason
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  • Muncie: The Man, the Myth, the Legend: Jeff Duncan's Weekly Rea…

    Muncie: The Man, the Myth, the Legend: Jeff Duncan's Weekly Reader

    nola.com May 17, 2013
    Archie Manning: "Chuck was a world-class talent. And he was a good guy, but he had his demons."
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  • Lions offense reminds Reggie Bush of the Saints

    Lions offense reminds Reggie Bush of the Saints

    profootballtalk.com May 17, 2013
    Back in March, Lions coach Jim Schwartz said that the Lions plan to use running back Reggie Bush in a similar role to the one he played for the Saints during the first five years of his career. It’s little surprise, then, that Bush appeared on the NFL N
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  • NFC South chat Friday at 1 p.m.

    NFC South chat Friday at 1 p.m.

    ESPN.com May 17, 2013
    A quick reminder that our weekly NFC South chat will be held Friday at 1 p.m. ET. We’ll talk about all things Buccaneers, Falcons, Panthers and Saints. Bring your questions and join us. Here’s your free ticket into the NFC South chat.
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL - John Clayton breaks down big spenders and big bargains in free agenc…

    May 17
    Plenty of teams made big splashes early in free agency, but keep an eye on those who waited for smart bargains, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: NFL is watching, but not expecting to strip Haslam of Browns ow…

    May 17
    In the relatively short but tortured history of the re-incarnated Cleveland Browns, every dark cloud appearing on the horizon has generally presaged a darker and more ominous one, leading the team's fans and even the organization itself to develop an al…
  • Chadiha: Rolando McClain's wise move

    May 17
    To get his life in order, Rolando McClain is right to retire from the NFL at the age of 23, writes Jeffri Chadiha.