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PFT Live: Saints talk with Jeff Duncan, PFT Planet calls and tweetsprofootballtalk.com 51 minutes agoThe Saints will host the Packers on Sunday Night Football in a game that the 2-4 Saints could really use if they are going to return to the playoffs this season. Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune will join Mike Florio on Friday’s edition of …Upvote Share Tweet
Saints cornerbacks Corey White, Stanley Jean-Baptiste focus aheadESPN.com 1 hour agoMETAIRIE, La. -- Corey White is sporting a new look this week. The New Orleans Saints cornerback shaved off his familiar mohawk (which had gone through various shades of orange, gold, black and even pink for breast cancer awareness this year). White sai…Upvote Share Tweet
This week's Saints banner at McMain Secondary School: "Let's Cream the Cheeseheads"nola.com 1 hour agoThis week's edition of the Eleanor McMain Secondary School's New Orleans Saints banner is a very gouda work of art (sorry). The student-painted display entitled "Let's Cream the Cheeseheads" was unveiled on the school's Nashville Street fence …Upvote Share Tweet
The Steve Gleason effect -- Doing the impossible and changing lives: Jeff Duncannola.com 1 hour agoFormer Saints standout inspires countless lives in his journey with ALSUpvote Share Tweet
What's your prediction for the Saints-Packers game Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome?nola.com 3 hours agoSaints sit as a 1.5-point favorite against the Packers on Sunday nightUpvote Share Tweet
Optimum Performance: NFL kickers are a unique breednola.com 5 hours ago"In many ways, kickers are the Rodney Dangerfields of the NFL"Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 14 hours agoThe rebranding of the Charlotte Bobcats as the Charlotte Hornets has been a very positive experience, with a franchise in need of market traction and increased popularity grabbing hold of one of the most recognizable brands in the NBA's past 25 years. T…Upvote Share TweetRodgers has just one interception, leading the Packers to an NFL-best turnover margin (+10). Brees has thrown seven picks, part of the Saints' nearly last-place turnover margin of minus-8.Upvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints injuries: Khiry Robinson, Pierre Thomas still outnola.com 20 hours agoTight end Jimmy Graham (shoulder), linebacker Ramon Humber (ankle) and cornerback Keenan Lewis (knee/shoulder) were listed as limited.Upvote Share Tweet
Saints receivers re-emerge in ‘pick your poison’ offenseESPN.com 20 hours agoMETAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints re-discovered their downfield passing game last week, with receivers Marques Colston and Kenny Stills both gaining more than 100 receiving yards in a 24-23 loss to the Detroit Lions. If that’s a sign of things to …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 22 hours agoMETAIRIE, La. -- Eric Olsen was admittedly frustrated when the New Orleans Saints released him last season after he suffered a Lisfranc foot injury in the summer that sidelined him for about two months. But the journeyman guard/center said he understood…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Lions right tackle LaAdrian Waddle returned to the field for Detroit’s final kneeldown on Sunday against the Saints despite suffering a concussion on his previous play, an extra point that gave the Lions their game-winning point in a 24-23 win. Dave Bir…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT’s Week Eight picksprofootballtalk.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Last week, as the Saints built a supposedly insurmountable lead over the Lions, I taunted MDS with a link of Homer Simpson singing When the Saints Go Over There. And I scoffed when he suggested I was celebrating prematurely. Which of course cemented the…Upvote Share TweetMETAIRIE, La. -- Aaron Rodgers has been one of the NFL’s elite quarterbacks for seven years now. But this season, the Green Bay Packers star has cranked it up another notch. He’s gone to ludicrous speed. Rodgers has thrown for 18 touchdowns with just on…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Live Prediction: Packers-SaintsOct 23The NFL Live crew make their picks for Green Bay at New Orleans.
Inside Edge: Packers-SaintsOct 23ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Green Bay at New Orleans.
Inside The Huddle: Drew Brees' Passing PenchantOct 23John Clayton believes defenses are catching on to Drew Brees' penchant for passing between the numbers.
Cousin Sal's NFL Week 8 PicksOct 23Cousin Sal makes his picks for week 8 in the NFL.
Football for BreakfastOct 24I have no idea what’s going to happen Sunday when the NFL puts the Detroit-Atlanta game from London on national TV at 9:30 in the morning on the East Coast. No one does. But I do know a lot of important people are wondering about it. “I am as curious as…
Week 8: Percy Harvin Goes GreenOct 23The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
NBA: Steve Nash's contract continues to cost Los Angeles LakersOct 23With Steve Nash out for the entire 2014-15 season, his contract continues to hurt the Lakers, writes J.A. Adande.
Little clarity in surprising NFC -- John Clayton's First and GoalOct 23John Clayton's First and Goal: The NFC, currently led by the surprising Cowboys, Cardinals and Lions, has a wide-open feel entering Week 8.