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One of the biggest plays of Sunday night’s Chargers-Saints game came when Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw an interception that Chargers linebacker Demorrio Williams returned for a touchdown - only to have the touchdown called back on a roughing thShare Tweet
Saints players appeal new bounty-gate penaltiesCNNSI.com Oct 12, 2012NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- All four players punished in the NFL's bounty investigation have filed appeals with the league. People familiar with the situation say the players have asked Commissioner Roger Goodell to remove himself as arbitrator because they do …Share Tweet
Checking the injuries that matter mostWith the New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers in a bye week, the list of key injuries for Sunday’s NFC South games is pretty short. The Falcons are listing linebacker Stephen Nicholas (ankle) and defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux (groin) as questiShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints interim coach Aaron Kromer finally has something to smile aboutKromer has his first win as Saints settle into bye weekShare Tweet
Drew Brees on 'Saturday Night Live?' It was supposed to happenDrew Brees says in a PARADE magazine interview he was set to host SNL in 2010Share TweetFive nuggets of knowledge about Week 6 (remember, the Panthers and Saints are on their bye week): Odds-on favorite: With a 5-0 start, the Falcons are well on their way to the playoffs. Thirty-eight teams have started 5-0 since the NFL went to its curren…Share TweetNew Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has filed his appeal of the season-long suspension with an intriguing strategy.Share Tweet
4 suspended players connected to New Orleans Saints bounty scandal file appeals, source saysLinebacker Jonathan Vilma reportedly asks Commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from appeals processShare TweetThe Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints are on their bye weeks. But the regular NFC South chat still will go on. We’ll be chatting Friday at 1 p.m. ET. Here’s the link to get you in. The Buccaneers and Falcons each have games Sunday, so they mayShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints need Malcolm Jenkins to start delivering on star potentialJenkins has been missing on more big plays than he's made so far this yearShare Tweet
PTI Big Finish October 12thOct 12PTI runs down Friday's top stories.
NFL Live OT: Losing Teams That Can Make The PlayoffsOct 12Trey Wingo, Tedy Bruschi and Mark Schlereth discuss which teams with losing records they think can make the playoffs.
Jonathan Vilma Files AppealOct 12Ed Werder talks about Jonathan Vilma filing his appeal of season-long suspension in which he requests Roger Goodell recuse himself of process.