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Expectations High For Lions RBs In New Offense

Expectations High For Lions RBs In New Offense

by Scott McMahon

New offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi has made it known that the Lions will run an offensive scheme very similar to that of the New Orleans Saints, for whom Lombardi served as quarterbacks coach from 2009-2013... Read more

5 Greatest Players In Saints History

5 Greatest Players In Saints History

by Nicholas Tecce

With the 2014 NFL Draft right around the corner, it is growing more and more exciting to imagine which players the Saints will select and who could become the next big star in New Orleans. That got me to thinking... Read more

New Orleans No Stranger To April Fools

New Orleans No Stranger To April Fools

by Greg Barber

It's April Fools' Day and what is that without comedic but sometimes unfortunate pranks? Today, we're listing the five worst April first-round draft picks of the New Orleans Saints in franchise history, which could help explain the numerous years of... Read more

Diamonds In The Rough To Keep Tabs On

Diamonds In The Rough To Keep Tabs On

by Greg Barber

So far this offseason, there have probably been thousands of mock drafts, and those will not end until the first pick is announced in the 2014 NFL Draft... Read more

Receiver Spot Up For Grabs On Saints Roster

Receiver Spot Up For Grabs On Saints Roster

by Nicholas Tecce

The Saints have had to make many emotional decisions this offseason, including the release of WR Lance Moore, who leaves behind a stellar eight-year career in New Orleans. As a result, the team is in the market for a wide receiver... Read more

A Look Ahead: Teams In Transition

A Look Ahead: Teams In Transition

by Anthony Olivetti

In the following slides we'll take a look at some of the teams around the league that are in, or about to enter, a transition. Whether it's age, overhauling an offense, a defense or even just one position, they're all changing in some way... Read more

Can The Saints Afford To Let De La Puente Walk?

Can The Saints Afford To Let De La Puente Walk?

by Greg Barber

After putting the franchise tag on TE Jimmy Graham, signing safety Jairus Byrd and trading RB Darren Sproles, the next piece of business for the New Orleans Saints has been the decision of what to do with veteran offensive linemen Zach Strief and... Read more

Byrd Further Solidifies Former 'Region Of Gloom' On Saints Defense

Byrd Further Solidifies Former 'Region Of Gloom' On Saints Defense

by Nicholas Tecce

With so much attention being placed on signing TE Jimmy Graham to a long term contract, the voids that needed to be filled due to the numerous players being released by the New Orleans Saints in order to meet salary cap expectations were somewhat... Read more

Mr. And Mrs. Sproles Heading To Philly

Mr. And Mrs. Sproles Heading To Philly

by Evan Grossman

The uptempo Eagles offense acquired a dangerous weapon Thursday when they traded a fifth-round pick to the Saints for RB Darren Sproles. Sproles, 30, will pair with LeSean McCoy to form arguably the most explosive backfield in football... Read more

Cap Casualties Continue Sad March Out Of New Orleans

Cap Casualties Continue Sad March Out Of New Orleans

by Nicholas Tecce

The housecleaning continues for the New Orleans Saints, who wish to lock up Pro Bowl TE Jimmy Graham to a multi-year contract while maintaining an overall payroll below the expected salary cap in the process... Read more

Devin Hester Looking Forward To Best Return Yet

Devin Hester Looking Forward To Best Return Yet

by Zachary Doleiden

For the first time since 2006, the Chicago Bears will take the field Week 1 without dangerous return specialist Devin Hester waiting back deep, licking his chops at the opportunity to take another kickoff to the house... Read more

End To Jimmy Graham Saga Draws Near

End To Jimmy Graham Saga Draws Near

by Greg Barber

Watching social media over the last couple of days has definitely been interesting, to say the least. A lot of New Orleans Saints fans are up in arms about the whole situation surrounding TE Jimmy Graham's contract... Read more

Saints Set To Franchise Tag Jimmy Graham

Saints Set To Franchise Tag Jimmy Graham

by Allen Kim

Jimmy Graham’s new deal is going to make him a rich man this upcoming season, but he won’t be very happy with the particulars. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the New Orleans Saints are going to slap Graham with the franchise tag... Read more

 New Orleans Saints Mock Draft 1.0

New Orleans Saints Mock Draft 1.0

by Greg Barber

The NFL Scouting Combine is underway and every single football fan is paying attention to all of the exciting young prospects coming out of college... Read more

More Money, More Problems For New Orleans

More Money, More Problems For New Orleans

by Nicholas Tecce

Since the inception of the Sean Payton–Drew Brees era in New Orleans, Saints executive vice president and GM Mickey Loomis and his staff have opened up their wallets and signed offensive and defensive juggernauts... Read more