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New Orleans Saints hype kid Jarrius Robertson receives liver transplant

Via FOX Sports
40 minutes ago

3 Takeaways from the New Orleans Saints Taking Tennessee Vols RB Alvin Kamara in the 2017 NFL Draft

New Orleans took Tennessee Volunteers running back Alvin Kamara in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Here are three takeaways from that selection. Alvin Kamara was the second former Vols player taken in the 2017 NFL Draft, going to the New Orleans Saints in the third round. Kamara spent two years with Tennessee […] 3 Takeaways from the New Orleans Saints Taking Tennessee Vols...
Via All for Tennessee
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Thomas Brown signs with New Orleans Saints

Via Blogger So Dear
2 hours ago

New Orleans Saints super fan Jarrius Robertson out of surgery with 'new, working liver,' father says

He became known to Saints fans after players met him during a visit to the Ochsner Hospital for Children.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
5 hours ago

Why the Saints like Al-Quadin Muhammad

To the chagrin of their fans, the Saints waited until their last two picks to address their pass rush. But their sixth-round pick Al-Quadin Muhammad has all the tools to emerge as a strong candidate along the edge. Al-Quadin Muhammad is a tough player for us outside the Saints’ front office to evaluate. He doesn’t […] Why the Saints like Al-Quadin Muhammad - Who Dat Dish -...
Via Who Dat Dish
10 hours ago

2017 NFL Draft: BYU LB Sae Tautu signs an UDFA deal with the New Orleans Saints

BYU defensive end and outside linebacker Sae Tautu has signed an undrafted free agent deal with the New Orleans Saints. Tautu recorded 100 tackles, 21.5 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, three pass deflections, and a forced fumble in 30 games at BYU. Tautu is an explosive edge rusher with the ability to cause disruption in his opponents’ backfields. He is a very aggressive player, which...
Via Vanquish the Foe
1 day ago

WATCH: Sean Payton excited about how things fell for the Saints in this Draft

Sean Payton excited about how things fell for the Saints in this Draft
Via NOLA.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Draft 2017: Saints addressed all of their needs, despite doing so in strange order

Although the New Orleans Saints got some high quality talent out of the NFL draft this year, they still waited a bit long to address what was seen as a given need for them this offseason. While strengthening other areas of their defense, they’ve once again neglected the edge rushing position early. With some strong early-round contributors, however, the potential for their 32nd...
Via Canal Street Chronicles
1 day ago

Saints Draft Day 2 Grade: B+ as Saints Keep Rolling

Of course the Saints traded up for an offensive player. Hey, everybody. Dunz here again, and I’m still grading each day of the New Orleans Saints’ draft picks in the 2017 NFL Draft. Here’s a recap of what happened Day 2: Round 2 (42 overall) S Marcus Williams Round 3 (67 overall) RB Alvin Kamara Round 3 (76 overall) LB Alex Anzalone Round 3 (103 overall) DE Trey Hendrickson...
Via Canal Street Chronicles
1 day ago

New Orleans Saints Draft: Profiling Safety Jacque Bryant From Florida A&M

Here is the second Rattler that may have an impact in the NFL. This is the guy that I drove 6 hours to see. And it was worth it. Safety Jacque Bryan who likes to go by “Jake” has the “IT” factor. Perhaps, if you’re not from the Tallahassee then the name may not ring […] New Orleans Saints Draft: Profiling Safety Jacque Bryant From Florida A&M - Who Dat Dish - Who...
Via Who Dat Dish
1 day ago

Saints: Breaking Down Every Day Two Pick

After the first round, many fans were calling out in disgust at the New Orleans Saints failure to land a defensive end. While those calls were entirely ridiculous for the first round, they gained some legitimacy through this second day. The New Orleans Saints left their fans mystified when, pick after pick, they passed on what is clearly […] Saints: Breaking Down Every Day Two...
Via Who Dat Dish
1 day ago

Post day 2 NFL draft Saints thoughts: Schizophrenic offseason leaves room for excitement and criticism

After day 2 of the draft I’m left wondering – was this the #YOLOoffseason or was this accepting that it’s time to build for the future? Because it feels like both depending on which move they made. I understand the frustration many of you have with this draft and yet I’m excited with some of the players they acquired. Whether or not this draft was a success will be measured...
Via The Saints Nation
1 day ago

WATCH: Mickey Loomis says Alvin Kamara could be a Darren Sproeles type of back for the Saints

Mickey Loomis says Alvin Kamara could be a Darren Sproeles type of back for the Saints
Via NOLA.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Vikings land Adrian Peterson’s replacement, trade up for Dalvin Cook

The Minnesota Vikings landed one of the bigger steals of the early goings in the 2017 NFL Draft when they traded up for Dalvin Cook. He’s likely going to slide into the starting lineup immediately as the heir apparent to Adrian Peterson. Moving up from the No. 48 spot, giving up that pick and a fourth-round pick (No. 128 overall), Minnesota landed Cook at No. 41 overall in a trade...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reuben Foster hung up on Saints when 49ers called him

Reuben Foster told a story for the ages during his introductory press conference on Friday.Foster was picked No. 31 overall in the NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers, who traded up with the Seahawks in order to get the linebacker. But they almost didn’t get him.According to Foster, he was on the phone with the New Orleans Saints, who were picking at No. 32 and about to take him...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Sean Payton says Saints didn't expect Marshon Lattimore to be available at No. 11

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton said the team didn't expect Ohio State cornerback Marshon Lattimore to be available at the No. 11 spot in the 2017 NFL Draft on Thursday night in Philadelphia.
Via NOLA.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints select CB Marshon Lattimore with No. 11 pick

Marshon Lattimore was considered by many to be the best cornerback prospect in the 2017 NFL Draft class. If there was one team that needed cornerback help in the draft, it was the New Orleans Saints. Needless to say, when they saw Lattimore available, the Saints jumped at the opportunity to select him at No. 11. Last season with the Ohio State Buckeyes, Lattimore recorded 41 tackles...
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees expects big things out of Peterson-Ingram duo

Count Drew Brees among those within the New Orleans Saints organization excited over the addition of Adrian Peterson to an already-formidable offensive arsenal.Peterson, who signed a two-year deal with the Saints earlier this week, is expected to share backfield duties with Mark Ingram, who enjoyed his first-ever 1,000-yard season last year.Brees feels both running backs could thrive...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mickey Loomis: No Malcolm Butler discussions ‘for quite some time’

The New Orleans Saints continue to downplay their chances of getting New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler.General manager Mickey Loomis on Wednesday didn’t rule out bringing Butler in, but he also made it clear it’s not a top priority.“We haven’t really had any discussion for quite some time,” Loomis said, via Nick Underwood of the New Orleans Advocate. “Look...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Packers sign four-time All-Pro guard Jahri Evans

The Green Bay Packers made a move to shore up their offensive line by reportedly signing four-time First-Team All-Pro guard Jahri Evans. This move was first reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.Evans, originally a fourth-round pick out of Bloomsburg in 2006, had spent his entire career with the New Orleans Saints.He has made it to six Pro Bowls, won a Super Bowl with the Saints...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson releases statement about joining Saints

Adrian Peterson has issued a statement about signing a two-year deal with the New Orleans Saints worth $7 million with added incentives. The statement marks his first public comments since finalizing the deal on Tuesday.The 32-year-old running back, in the statement issued through ESPN’s Josina Anderson, indicates his decision to join the Saints was inspired by how “it just felt...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton opens up about Adrian Peterson’s role

In a surprising turn of events, Adrian Peterson signed with the New Orleans Saints ahead of the 2017 NFL Draft.For the Saints, inking a running back to a contract before a huge wave of talented rookie runners enters the NFL is odd, but speaks to the confidence they have in Peterson. For AP, it’s a smart business decision to settle for what he can get before the rookies arrive.The...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson reportedly nearing deal with Saints, where he’d back up Mark Ingram

The past three years have been quite the roller coaster ride for Adrian Peterson. It looks as though a change of scenery is coming, as reports suggest the former All-Pro running back is negotiating a contract with the New Orleans Saints. Peterson was left to float in the free agent waters after the Minnesota Vikings cut ties with their longtime star. The Vikings passed on keeping...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Complete New Orleans Saints mock draft

The New Orleans Saints finished 7-9 last year, falling to third place in the NFC South division behind the Falcons and Buccaneers. Other than commencing a blockbuster trade that sent speedster Brandin Cooks to the New England Patriots, the Saints had a relatively quiet free agency. New Orleans will be counting on this year’s draft class to address the team’s weaknesses and give...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football: Should you believe in Michael Thomas?

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is one of the hottest names heading into the Fantasy Football season. With the team parting ways with wide receiver Brandin Cooks, everyone is wondering if Thomas can step up into that WR1 role.In 2016, Thomas’ rookie season, he finished as WR7 in PPR leagues and WR9 in standard leagues, which classified him as a WR1 last year. That...
Via isportsweb.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss
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