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Wednesday was another busy day in the NFL. Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper apologized when a video of him using a racial slur surfaced, San Francisco 49ers cornerback Tarell Brown hired a new agent and New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew …
New Orleans Saints focusing on outside zone scheme to improve rushing attackUpdated Jul 31 Share TweetSaints trying to mimic successful ground attacks like Texans, Seahawks
Observations from Wednesday's practice at New Orleans Saints' training campUpdated Jul 31 Share TweetUndrafted rookie cornerback from Georgia Tech continues to stand out
Saints camp on Wednesday: photo galleryUpdated Jul 31 Share TweetThe Saints continue training camp at their team headquarters on Airline Drive in Metairie on Wednesday, July 31, 2013....
New Orleans Saints chat with Katherine Terrell at 2 p.m.Updated Jul 31 Share TweetSend in your questions and comments about the Saints.
New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson to make nearly $400 million in state subsidies by 2025, report saysUpdated Jul 31 Share TweetAgreement between Tom Benson, state was fully implemented last yearShare TweetNew Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees wants to set the record straight. He is not a bad tipper. He recently tipped $3 on a takeout order at Del Mar Rendezvous, a Chinese restaurant in San Diego. The receipt with his tip and signature were leaked to …Source: yahoo.com
Saints will lead NFC South in travelUpdated Jul 31 Share TweetEven though NFC West teams are on the schedule, NFC South teams won’t be logging a lot of travel miles this season. According to the NFL, the New Orleans Saints will travel more miles (14,510) than any team in the NFC South this season. But the Saints a…Source: ESPN.com
Ryan Griffin's best day yet: Mike Triplett's first take from Wednesday's New Orleans Saints practiceUpdated Jul 31 Share TweetRookie quarterback from Tulane has impressive day while working with third-string offense in place of injured veteran Seneca WallaceShare TweetSaints escape Wednesday practice unscathed by fresh injuriesShare TweetAre the Rockets legit contenders? Which lottery team is most improved? Who is the team to beat? Our NBA analysts evaluate the Western Conference offseason.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThere’s a pecking order to NFL teams that puts rookies below veterans and well below veteran stars and rookies are usually expected to show deference to those ahead of them on the chain. Saints rookie safety Kenny Vaccaro didn’t show much deference to t…Source: profootballtalk.com
The Newness of it AllJul 31The Newness of it All
Don Banks: Brian Orakpo's recovery overshadowed but no less crucial for Re…Jul 31RICHMOND, Va. -- Brian Orakpo is playfully aware that his is not really the comeback of note in Washington this season. With all eyes fixated on every increment of the starting quarterback's recovery from major knee surgery, Orakpo's own rehabilitation …
Meet the Thrill-a-Minute BillsJul 31PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Twice on Monday at Bills camp, E.J. Manuel dropped back and launched deep, soft throws high in the air. Twice they nestled easily into receivers’ hands, including a 53-yard strike to fellow rookie Da’Rick Rogers. Beautiful throws. Just…
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