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Akiem Hicks to be a defensive end in Saints 3-4 defense

Akiem Hicks to be a defensive end in Saints 3-4 defense

profootballtalk.com Updated May 15, 2013
With new defensive coordinator Rob Ryan taking control of the New Orleans Saints defense, there were bound to be some changes to scheme and personnel as the Saints attempt to overhaul a defense that ranked dead last in the league last season. One of tho…
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  • Video - Throwback Thursday: Defensive linemen 03:16

    Throwback Thursday: Defensive linemen

    May 15
    Craig Haubert compares ESPN 150 recruits Lorenzo Carter, Myles Garrett and Lorenzo Featherston to defensive ends in college football and the NFL.
  • Video - Wallace: Tannehill Can Be As Good As Big Ben 03:46

    Wallace: Tannehill Can Be As Good As Big Ben

    May 15
    ESPN.com AFC East blogger James Walker discusses Mike Wallace's comments about Ryan Tannehill's arm strength and potential to be as good as Wallace's former Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger.
  • Video - More money more problems 02:49

    More money more problems

    May 15
    Cincinnati Bengals rookie running back Giovani Bernard talks to the "NFL Total Access" guys about the off-the-field challenges of transitioning to life in the NFL.
  • Video - Comparing 2013 New Orleans Saints to 2007 'Spygate' New England Patriots 02:40

    Comparing 2013 New Orleans Saints to 2007 'Spygate' New England Patriots

    May 15
    Are the New Orleans Saints on a similar course as the 2007 New England Patriots, who overcame the "Spygate" scandal? Former Saints players Heath Evans and Darren Sharper debate.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Which new regime will take its team from last to the playoffs?

    May 15
    With Buddy Nix being eased into semi-retirement this week in Buffalo, the NFL in 2013 will now have eight new general managers on the job to go along with the eight new head coaches who have been hired since the close of the regular season. All told, th…