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New Orleans Saints DE Will Smith says he sees himself in the te…

New Orleans Saints DE Will Smith says he sees himself in the team's 2013 mix

nola.com Updated Feb 1, 2013
Saints defensive end Will Smith and actor Wendell Pierce held a joint fundraiser for their respective foundations Friday evening, and prior to it Smith said he sees his future with the Saints. "In my mind, a productive, great year, so...
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  • Roger Goodell, New Orleans Saints will have to agree to disagre…

    Roger Goodell, New Orleans Saints will have to agree to disagree in lingering bounty debate

    Goodell's stance on Saints bounty investigation remains as firm Friday as it was 11 months ago
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  • Drew Brees, Cam Newton and Roddy White help close out Super Bow…

    Drew Brees, Cam Newton and Roddy White help close out Super Bowl week for PFT on NBC Sports Network

    profootballtalk.com Feb 1, 2013
    We’re drawing ever closer to kickoff, but there’s still time to fill before Super Bowl XLVII finally kicks off. We’ll fill some of it by welcoming three NFC South stars to the Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network set in New Orleans. Saints quarte
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  • How You Know the Super Bowl Is Near: Just Look Up

    How You Know the Super Bowl Is Near: Just Look Up

    nytimes.com Feb 1, 2013
    The view from New Orleans: Airplanes dragging banners have joined the blimps in signaling to New Orleans that the Super Bowl is only two days away.
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  • An Exclusive Interview With The Lady Who Owns The "@Pelica…

    An Exclusive Interview With The Lady Who Owns The "@Pelicans" Twitter Handle

    deadspin.com Feb 1, 2013
    When news leaked out that the New Orleans Hornets would be changing their name to the Pelicans, each person online seemed to have an opinion. We at Deadspin endorsed it. Yahoo Answers did not. But everyone trying to think through the symbolism of the te…
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  • Video - Nuggets Roll To Sixth Straight Win 00:48

    Nuggets Roll To Sixth Straight Win

    Feb 1
    Ty Lawson's double-double leads Nuggets to their 12th win in 14 games.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- Marc Stein's Weekend Dime: Eight trade truths before the deadline

    Feb 1
    Marc Stein breaks down eight storylines to ponder ahead of the Feb. 21 trade deadline.
  • Super Bowl XLVII -- John Clayton's First and Goal

    Feb 1
    The Harbaugh brothers' lifelong competition moves to a very big stage.
  • Don Banks: Moss, Birk reunited in XLVII, but only one will get elusive rin…

    Feb 1
    NEW ORLEANS -- Have to admit, I'm a sucker for the sentimental stories that come forth every year during Super Bowl week. Jerome Bettis' quest to ride off into retirement with a ring. John Elway finally getting the big confetti shower for once (and then…
  • Peter King: Ravens-49ers a great, and very unpredictable, matchup

    Feb 1
    NEW ORLEANS -- I don't know what kind of game this is going to be, but this Super Bowl really has it all.