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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 secon
Sean Payton understands tough decisions remain for New Orleans SaintsUpdated Mar 8 Share TweetSean Payton envisions Jermon Bushrod, Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith on the Saints roster in 2013Share TweetFormer 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 …Source: profootballtalk.com
New Orleans Saints don't believe in 'boom or bust' approach in free agencyUpdated Mar 8 Share TweetSaints don't often make a splash in free agency, but their track record is more productive than most NFL teams
La'Roi Glover, Peter Finney selected to New Orleans Saints Hall of FameUpdated Mar 8 Share TweetGlover recorded 17 sacks for Saints in 2000, helping to lead franchise to NFC West title, first playoff victoryShare 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 waiShare TweetTeams can only talk with agents during three-day window, and not players
LB Jonathan Casillas hasn't talked with New Orleans Saints on a new contractUpdated Mar 8 Share TweetJonathan Casillas is set to hit free agency as open talking period begins at 11 p.m. Friday nightShare TweetIn 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.Source: nytimes.com
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.