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Team needs and impending free agents for the New Orleans Saints.
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According to Saints GM Mickey Loomis, re-signing unrestricted free agent left tackle Jermon Bushrod will be the biggest challenge facing the Saints front office this offseason, per Sheldon Mickles of the Baton Rouge Advocate.
“It’s going to be subject to what his perceived market is and what we’re able to do. He’s the No. 1 tough deal,” Loomis said of Bushrod.
According to Steve Wyche of the NFL Network, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell hasn’t scheduled a meeting with Saints head coach Sean Payton yet to discuss his reinstatement.
Goodell said he does anticipate there will be a conversation in the near future but no date has been set. Payton, who was suspended for the season by Goodell for his role in the Saints bounty scandal, is eligible...
How valuable is Head Coach Sean Payton? Well, if you look just at records, you could say he’s worth 6 wins, as the Saints went from 13-3 in 2011 to 7-9 in 2012. However, Payton’s absence wasn’t the only reason for the decline. Drew Brees’ numbers were still great without Payton, not as good as they were in 2011, but it’s unrealistic to expect him to produce like that every...
While this game against the Redskins got the Saints' mediocre season off to a miserable start, this was an incredible play to end the first half. Special teams was one of the bright spots for the team this year, as they were consistently playing well all season long.
#10 Devery Henderson's one handed grab
I'm overdue on recognizing Eliza18s and I appreciate the reminders to do so. Thanks to a monster run late with Guru wins in week 16 and 17, she is our 2012 season champion and winner of the $50 gift card to NFL.com. Because she's my wife I know she only owns a white old school Joe Horn jersey, so it's probably time to get a new one and I will lobby hard that the cash...