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New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham, Chargers' Antonio Ga…

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham, Chargers' Antonio Gates took similar paths to NFL success

nola.com Updated Oct 5, 2012
Graham and Gates have nine Pro Bowl appearances between them despite limited collegiate football experience
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  • Video - 'Playbook': San Diego Chargers vs. New Orleans Saints 03:36

    'Playbook': San Diego Chargers vs. New Orleans Saints

    Oct 5
    Will Drew Brees and the Saints be able to pick up their first win of the season? The "Playbook" guys discuss the keys to winning this Sunday night matchup.
  • Video - Will Sean Payton Provide An Emotional Boost? 01:32

    Will Sean Payton Provide An Emotional Boost?

    Oct 5
    Ed Werder doesn't think Sean Payton will have an impact on the Saints performance Sunday night against the Chargers.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Brees' pursuit of Unitas' touchdown mark sheds light on both

    Oct 5
    Five observations on Drew Brees being on the precipice of breaking the time-honored record of John Unitas for most consecutive games with a touchdown pass:
  • Peter King: Brees' pursuit of Unitas' touchdown mark sheds light on both

    Oct 5
    Five observations on Drew Brees being on the precipice of breaking the time-honored record of John Unitas for most consecutive games with a touchdown pass:
  • Bill Simmons empties out his inbox and makes Week 5 picks

    Oct 5
    The Sports Guy continues to mate his NFL picks with reader e-mails, hoping it turns out better than the Peyton Manning experiment.