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The One-Day Contract, a Last Hurrah for Athletesnytimes.com Jul 30, 2013As 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.Share TweetUnder-the-radar defenders receiving added playing time with injuries to Martez Wilson, Victor ButlerShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints kicker Jose Maltos adjusting to life in NFL, AmericaIt was always Jose Maltos' dream to be a place-kicker in the NFLShare Tweet
Things finally looking up for Charles Brown after three tough years with New Orleans SaintsBrown'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 Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 30, 2013A 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…Share TweetRookie left tackle Terron Armstead worked with the second-team offenseShare Tweet
How vital of a role do you see fullback Jed Collins playing in the offense?Fullback 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 Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 30, 2013The 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…Share Tweet
Saints WR Morgan trying to atone for DUIESPN.com Jul 30, 2013Sounding 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.Share 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…Share Tweet