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Harbaugh says Kaepernick has “savant-like” understanding of playoff prepUpdated Jan 7 Share Tweet
With the 49ers preparing for a playoff game that they won a year ago against the team they beat to start the current season, it’s becoming harder to overlook the fact that the quarterback who led San Fran to victory against the Saints in January 2012 an
New Orleans Saints sign LB Austin Johnson, CB Dion Turner to futures contractsUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetDion Turner spent final three weeks this season on Dolphins practice squadSource: nola.comShare TweetFormer New Orleans Saints assistant formerly introduced MondayShare TweetHighlighted by Drew Brees setting a new NFL record for consecutive passes in NFL history, there were a lot of milestones reached in the NFC South this year. But I was just handed one that I don’t think got much, if any, recognition. The Atlanta FalconsSource: ESPN.comShare TweetAfter suggesting the Dallas Mavericks could explore trading him to rebuild their team following Saturday's loss to the New Orleans Hornets, Dirk Nowitzki was quick to clarify that he is making no trade demands.Source: ESPN.com
Share Your Experience at the Superdome and Win Up To $2,000 From RateYourSeats.comUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetIf you’ve visited the Superdome, RateYourSeats.com is giving you a chance to win $2,000 for rating your seats and sharing photos from the home of the New Orleans Saints. Simply visit RateYourSeats.com and rate your seats from the Superdome (or any otherSource: saintsgab.com
Griffin knee injury could land Brees in Pro BowlUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetThere could be a postseason, after all, for Saints quarterback Drew Brees. With his team out of the playoffs and Brees omitted from the NFC Pro Bowl roster, Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune points out that Brees could be saying “aloha” tSource: profootballtalk.com
Drew Brees breaking Johnny Unitas' TD mark dubbed finalist for league's moment of the yearUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetDrew Brees up against Peyton Manning, Torrey Smith, Victor Cruz, Kirk CousinsSource: nola.com
Gordon, Hornets Sting SpursJan 7Eric Gordon leads Hornets with 24 points in 95-88 win over Spurs.
NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategyJan 7The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.
Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card WeekendJan 7Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …