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New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham had to turn down Pro …

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham had to turn down Pro Bowl after wrist surgery

nola.com Updated Jan 25, 2013
Graham had surgery to repair lingering wrist injury after 2012 season, according to league source
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  • New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead enjoying 'surreal' mo…

    New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead enjoying 'surreal' moments at Pro Bowl

    nola.com Jan 25, 2013
    Saints punter's charitable efforts may top Pro Bowl experience
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  • Source confirms Crennel is on the Saints’ wish list

    Source confirms Crennel is on the Saints’ wish list

    Sometimes, when something makes plenty of sense, it can make too much sense to happen. In New Orleans, that may not be the case. As Adam Schefter of ESPN has reported, former Browns and Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel is on the list to become the team’s next
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  • Greivis Vasquez Is Pushing New Orleans Into A New Era

    Greivis Vasquez Is Pushing New Orleans Into A New Era

    dimemag.com Jan 25, 2013
    It’s not easy balancing humility and confidence. But New Orleans Hornets point guard Greivis Vasquez is doing it. The former Maryland standout is having a breakout season in his third year in the NBA, averaging 14.3 points, 9.2 assists (third in the NBA
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  • No One In Mind? Payton Says No One Is A Front Runner For DC Job

    No One In Mind? Payton Says No One Is A Front Runner For DC Job

    Late Thursday the Saints announced they have canned both defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo as well as fired special teams coordinator Ken Flajole. “I personally want to thank Steve and Ken for their contributions during what was an unprecedented 201
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  • NFL playoffs -- Roger Goodell should expect rude welcome

    NFL playoffs -- Roger Goodell should expect rude welcome

    ESPN.com Jan 25, 2013
    Roger Goodell's visit to New Orleans will allow embittered Saints fans to get closure, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
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  • Former NFL kicker charged in Ponzi scheme

    Former NFL kicker charged in Ponzi scheme

    yahoo.com Jan 25, 2013
    A former NFL kicker has been arrested on charges of operating an illegal Ponzi scheme, one that allegedly defrauded investors of more than $20 million. Russell Erxleben, a former All-American at Texas and a punter for the New Orleans Saints and Detroit …
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  • NFC South links: Saints' switch right move?

    NFC South links: Saints' switch right move?

    ESPN.com Jan 25, 2013
    Atlanta Falcons Gil Brandt of NFL.com ranks his top quarterbacks under the age of 30, and he puts Atlanta's Matt Ryan in elite company. Carolina Panthers New York Giants assistant Al Holcomb interviewed Thursday for the Panthers' open linebackers-coach …
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Rams Get Look On Defense 03:19

    NFL32OT: Rams Get Look On Defense

    Jan 25
    Episode 256: Kevin Connors and Chris Mortensen discuss the impact Rob Ryan will have on the Rams defense. Trent Dilfer breaks down how Joe Flacco is preparing for the Super Bowl. The NFL32 crew discuss the Saints firing of their defensive coordinator

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  • The Sports Guy on Knicks-Celtics

    Jan 25
    Taking in Knicks-Celtics with a few words and a bunch of pictures.