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nola.com 10 hours agoTamara Fox Meyerson is survived by her husband Joel, two sons and a daughter. The obituary also lists Graham, who she "loved and mentored as a son."Share Tweetnola.com 12 hours agoFormer Saints wide receiver Joe Horn hates how Roger Goodell seems untouchableShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints Spotlight | Get to know LB Davis Tullnola.com 13 hours agoDavis is a three-time Southern Conference Defensive Player of the YearShare Tweet
Saints kick off OTAs today; Andrus Peat's start delayed by school scheduleESPN.com 14 hours agoSaints kick off OTAs today; Andrus Peat's start delayed by school scheduleShare TweetSaints linebacker Dannell Ellerbe spent his holiday trying to jam the toothpaste back in the tube, after making some harsh remarks about his time with the Dolphins. Ellerbe told his hometown paper, the Richmond County (N.C.) Daily Journal, that he was g…Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints 2015 roster with updated numbersnola.com May 24 (2 days ago)After the post-minicamp moves, the Saints have 45 players on offense (four quarterbacks, six running backs, three fullbacks, five tight ends, 12 receivers and 15 linemen).Share Tweetnola.com May 23 (3 days ago)The Saints and Texans will hold a pair of joint practices in August leading into their preseason game Aug. 30 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.Share Tweet
Fan Catches Flying Bat One-Handed, Holds Onto Beerdeadspin.com May 23 (3 days ago)Some baseball probably happened in this independent league game between the St. Paul Saints and the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks, but we’re more concerned with this Redhawks player who instead thought he was participating in the hammer throw. Read more...Share Tweet
Delvin Breaux catching notice in Saints practicesprofootballtalk.com May 22 (4 days ago)The Saints picked two cornerbacks in this year’s draft as part of an overhaul to the group that started when they signed Brandon Browner as a free agent, but P.J. Williams and Damian Swann aren’t the only players on the coaching staff’s radar in their f…Share Tweet
Garrett Grayson's new life with New Orleans Saints includes early-morning QB meetingsnola.com May 22 (4 days ago)Grayson was the Saints third-round draft pick earlier in the month and is likely to spend at least the next two years in training -- or perhaps in an extended tryout -- for the job that Brees has held for the last decade.Share Tweet
Brees dodges #DeflateGate questionsprofootballtalk.com May 22 (4 days ago)This time around, Drew Brees doesn’t need an explanation. Three years after the Saints found themselves in the cross hairs of a league investigation that had the feel of a mouse being hunted with an elephant gun, the Patriots find themselves in the same…Share Tweet
Catch Larry Holder, Jeff Duncan on 'The Sports Hangover' on 106.1 FM starting at 3 p.m.nola.com May 22 (4 days ago)Saints, Pelicans, college baseball, Belmont Stakes among the topicsShare Tweet
Reggie Bush wants to return punts this yearprofootballtalk.com May 22 (5 days ago)Early in Reggie Bush’s NFL career, he returned punts in addition to his offensive duties and he showed a knack for it while returning four punts for touchdowns in his first three seasons with the Saints. Bush continued returning punts through the end of…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 21 (5 days ago)In February, Saints coach Sean Payton said that virtual reality training for quarterbacks could be coming. It’s now here, and not just for quarterbacks. As explained by Stephanie Loh of U-T San Diego, former Stanford kicker Derek Belch has developed a g…Share Tweet
Pro Football Hall of Famer, 74, returns to college to finish degree, report saysMore than 50 years later, following a Pro Football Hall of Fame career, Bobby Bell finishes college degree requirement.Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints place WR Andy Tanner on injured reserveTanner, who signed with the Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2010, spent last season on the injured reserve after suffering an injury in training camp.Share Tweet
Darren Sharper due back in court May 29. Is plea deal in rape case back on track?Ex-Saints star Darren Sharper will return to a New Orleans courtroom next week, court records indicate. Sharper is set for a re-arraignment hearing in federal court on May 29, a sign that the series of interlocking plea deals that was...Share Tweet
Tell us about your most unexpected NFL memorabilia findprofootballtalk.com May 21 (5 days ago)There has never been a better time to find sports apparel and memorabilia. Titans fan in Alaska? Saints fan in Spain? There are numerous websites to find what you seek. (Including, we will add helpfully, this one.) However, the knick-knacks we find unex…Share TweetThe Saints aren’t sure where Andrus Peat will fit on their offensive line, but they do have him under contract. The team announced Thursday that they have agreed to terms with the first of their two first-round picks. Peat, like all first-rounders, sign…Share Tweet
Public has right to hear Tom Benson case: Jeff Duncan's Dis and DatJudge did right thing in dismissing request to seal records, close court roomShare TweetESPN.com May 21 (5 days ago)New Orleans Saints rank 147th in ESPN salary surveyShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints Spotlight | Get to know RB Marcus MurphyMurphy was an All-SEC first team selection last seasonShare TweetThe charge came after TMZ posted video of Rice punching his now-wife while they rode the elevator together.Share Tweet
Saints to hold OTAs next week. Chat with Katherine Terrell at 10:30 a.m.Send in your Saints questions for beat writer Katherine TerrellShare Tweetnola.com May 21 (6 days ago)Letterman enjoyed his moments with sports figures over the years.Share Tweet
Brees: Draft sent message that we believe in our skill position playersprofootballtalk.com May 21 (6 days ago)Over the course of the offseason, the Saints said farewell to tight end Jimmy Graham, wide receiver Kenny Stills and running back Pierre Thomas. They signed running back C.J. Spiller, but otherwise left the team’s skill positions untouched as they spent…Share Tweet
Joe Horn blasts Roger GoodellMay 26ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett discusses former WR Joe Horn's comments about Roger Goodell.
Most likely Super Bowl matchupsMay 26Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate which teams have the best odds for a Super Bowl matchup.
Brees talks foray into restaurant bizMay 20Saints QB Drew Brees talks about why he and his wife Brittany have become co-owners of Walk-On's Enterprises, with the goal of expanding the restaurant into a chain of popular Louisiana sports bars.
Brees not threatened by Saints' draft pickMay 19Brian Dawkins discusses quarterback Drew Brees' statement indicating he's not concerned that the Saints drafted quarterback Garrett Grayson in the third round of this years' NFL draft.
Devalue ThisMay 26In part because NFL news is never-ending, and in part because you just can never read enough about allegedly deflated footballs, one off-season story has gotten a small fraction of the attention it would have gotten during a quieter May. In a time of ra…
2015 NBA playoffs - Golden State Warriors eye finishing touch against Hous…May 25For all intents and purposes, these Western Conference finals are over. The only question that remains: How quickly will Steph Curry and the Warriors seal the deal?
2015 NBA playoffs - Golden State Warriors learning what it takes to be cha…May 21Steve Kerr is trying to impress upon his inexperienced Warriors just how hard the playoffs can be, without them actually proving it by adding to the degree of difficulty.
NBA Playoffs 2015 - Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets going small …May 21The Western Conference finals are downsizing. And while Houston has no problem going small, it might be playing right into Golden State's hand.