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Roman Harper, Pierre Thomas accepted similar 'extensions' in previous offseasons.Share Tweet
Cornerbacks Kyle Wilson, Patrick Robinson share similar pathsShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints top list of 2014 non-playoff teams to advance to 2015 postseason, website saysnola.com 4 hours agoOne prognosticator sees the Saints going 12-4 in 2015Share TweetSaints TE Josh Hill flattered by Sean Payton's praise, but still drivenShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints head to Miami to check out Denzel Perrymannola.com 20 hours agoPerryman is considered one of the draft's top inside linebacker prospects and could be a second-round option for the Saints.Share TweetLance Stephenson doesn't regret his decision to sign with the Charlotte Hornets as a free agent, even though this season has been a huge struggle for the five-year NBA veteran.Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints need the Brandon Browner who shut down Calvin Johnson: Film StudyThe 6-foot-4, 221-pound cornerback turned 'Megatron' into a non-factor en route to the Patriots' 34-9 win over Detroit last seasonShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints kept 1 of 3 restricted free agents: Should they have tendered the others?The team re-signed Bryce Harris earlier this month, while running back Travaris Cadet and defensive lineman Tyrunn Walker left for other clubs.Share Tweet
Will the Saints make more moves prior to the draft? Chat with Katherine Terrell at 11 a.m.Send in your questions about the Saints for beat writer Katherine TerrellShare Tweet
Mark Ingram “looking forward” to splitting time with C.J. Spillerprofootballtalk.com Mar 31 (yesterday)Mark Ingram got the most work of his NFL career during the 2014 season and responded with 964 rushing yards and nine touchdowns in the final year of his rookie contract. Ingram parleyed that success into a new four-year, $16 million deal with the Saints…Share TweetColumnist Jeff Duncan predicts the New Orleans Saints' 7-round NFL Draft.Share Tweet
Saints down to $850K in cap space based on Dannell Ellerbe dealESPN.com Mar 30 (yesterday)The New Orleans Saints are down to roughly $850,000 in salary-cap space according to updated information from ESPN Stats & Information and the NFL Players Association -- a decrease of $700,000 from previous estimates. The difference comes from lineb…Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints offseason summary, NFL Draft outlook | Black and Gold Todaynola.com Mar 30 (yesterday)Your daily snapshot of all things New Orleans SaintsShare Tweet
Chris Myers visiting Seahawksprofootballtalk.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)The Seahawks traded last year’s starting center Max Unger to the Saints in the deal for tight end Jimmy Graham and they’re visiting with a potential replacement on Monday. PFT has learned, via a league source, that Chris Myers is in Seattle for a visit.…Share Tweet
Chat with Larry Holder at 11 a.m. as New Orleans Saints move forward in NFL draft processnola.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)Free agency has slowed down in the NFL, but the Saints could become active within the NFL draftShare TweetSaints will be a headliner in draft, writes Peter KingShare Tweet
Extra Points: How the PAT Could Change by This FallCNNSI.com Mar 30 (3 days ago)We’re exactly one month out from round one of the NFL draft. There’s a lot to cover this week, including: Ten questions for eight coaches at the league meetings, which just concluded in Arizona Pete Carroll tells me he is not tortured. (Didn’t think he …Share Tweet
Inside The Huddle: C.J. Spiller A SaintMar 26Coach Sean Payton loves C.J. Spiller. He sees Spiller being great at screens, sweeps and inside runs, an explosive runner..
Saints Need To Catch A Star With First PickMar 26ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett says New Orleans must land a Pro Bowl-caliber player with the 13th overall draft pick, with pass-rusher and wide receiver atop the list of need positions.
Payton: Brees One Of The BestMar 25Saints coach Sean Payton talks about New Orleans' re-tooled offense and how it will help Drew Brees. Then Adam Schefter, Chris Mortensen and Bill Polian break down his comments.
Benson: State Of Saints, Pelicans 'Very Strong'Mar 24Saints reporter Mike Triplett discusses New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson's comments on both the difficult decisions he's made in ousting his former heirs from the family business and the significant changes to the Saints' roster.
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The Best Guess DraftApr 1Let me tell you something about a “mock draft” a month before the “real draft.” It’s not very accurate. It would be more accurately called a “best guess draft.” That is all it is. Don’t let any of the geniuses, including a faux genius like me, tell you …