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The One-Day Contract, a Last Hurrah for AthletesUpdated Jul 30 Share TweetAs Hideki Matsui and Donovan McNabb illustrated this week, the one-day contract has become a rite of passage for modern athletes — a select few, anyway — before they retreat from the spotlight.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetUnder-the-radar defenders receiving added playing time with injuries to Martez Wilson, Victor Butler
New Orleans Saints kicker Jose Maltos adjusting to life in NFL, AmericaUpdated Jul 30 Share TweetIt was always Jose Maltos' dream to be a place-kicker in the NFL
Things finally looking up for Charles Brown after three tough years with New Orleans SaintsUpdated Jul 30 Share TweetBrown's confidence appears to be growing as he embraces opportunity to win starting job at left tackleShare TweetThe Saints are auditioning veteran journeymen Luke McCown and Seneca Wallace to replace Chase Daniel as backup to Drew Brees.Share TweetIngram picks Alabama title, Gov. Jindal's family in attendanceShare TweetA year after Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma fought a suspension arising from a claim that he targeted quarterback Brett Favre in the 2009 NFC title game, Saints running back Mark Ingram may have put a target on Vilma’s face. Via Larry Holder of the Ne…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetRookie left tackle Terron Armstead worked with the second-team offense
How vital of a role do you see fullback Jed Collins playing in the offense?Updated Jul 30 Share TweetFullback Jed Collins has been essential to the Saints in short yardage and in the red zone, which seems to make him valuable at a position that is becoming extinct in the NFL.Share TweetThe Bears entered the offseason with a serious need to upgrade their offensive line, leading them to sign Jermon Bushrod away from the Saints to man left tackle this season. Bushrod is definitely better than what the Bears had before, but that doesn’t d…Source: profootballtalk.com
Saints WR Morgan trying to atone for DUIUpdated Jul 30 Share TweetSounding contrite and determined to atone for his DUI, New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Morgan said he is working hard to win a starter's job in training camp while dealing with the fallout from his arrest over Memorial Day weekend.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe New Orleans Saints take to the fields at training camp beginning at 8:50 a.m, Tuesday, July 30, and we're there to bring you the play-by-play. Follow Larry Holder, Mike Triplett, Katherine Terrell, Nakia Hogan, Rachel Whittaker, Terrance Harris, Pet…
NBA: Who made the right or wrong moves in the West?Jul 30Who made the right or wrong moves in the Western Conference? Who didn't? Our panel goes 5-on-5.
NBA: Who made the right or wrong moves in the East?Jul 30Who made the right or wrong moves in the Eastern Conference? Our panel goes 5-on-5.
2013 NFL training camp -- Bills in a hurryJul 30Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the Buffalo Bills' training camp.
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