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The Saints have one of the NFL’s deepest backfields, and they have moved to keep their strong depth intact. According to Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the Saints have tendered restricted free-agent running back Chris Ivory at the seconUpvote Share Tweet
Sean Payton understands tough decisions remain for New Orleans SaintsSean Payton envisions Jermon Bushrod, Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith on the Saints roster in 2013Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Mar 8, 2013Former Falcons defensive end John Abraham currently is touring a couple of West Coast teams, the Seahawks and the 49ers. Next, Abraham will head in the opposition direction. The potential destinations include either the Titans or the Saints. The order …Upvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints don't believe in 'boom or bust' approach in free agencySaints don't often make a splash in free agency, but their track record is more productive than most NFL teamsUpvote Share Tweet
La'Roi Glover, Peter Finney selected to New Orleans Saints Hall of FameGlover recorded 17 sacks for Saints in 2000, helping to lead franchise to NFC West title, first playoff victoryUpvote Share TweetIt’s good to know that Chase Daniel knows where to go for news. It’s also instructive that he’s looking. The Saints backup quarterback gave PFT an eager endorsement this morning, which may point to some more news. Daniel tweeted out a “Can’t waiUpvote Share TweetTeams can only talk with agents during three-day window, and not playersUpvote Share Tweet
LB Jonathan Casillas hasn't talked with New Orleans Saints on a new contractJonathan Casillas is set to hit free agency as open talking period begins at 11 p.m. Friday nightUpvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Mar 8, 2013In the A.F.C., active teams in free agency could be the Dolphins, who need receivers; the Colts, who need offensive linemen; and the Jets, who need, well, almost everything.Upvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Top 50 free agents of 2013Mar 8The deadline has passed for teams to assign franchise tags to the impending free agents they want to keep. Those who weren't tagged and don't re-sign with their teams before 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, March 12 will officially enter the free agent market.
Clayton: Mike Wallace is the gem of this FA classMar 8Mike Wallace is the gem of this free-agent period, which features a new provision for preliminary talks.
The Sports Guy breaks down the worst contracts in basketballMar 8After uncovering Patient Zero for insane spending, the Sports Guy brings us up to date on basketball's truly atrocious deals.