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(PhatzRadio / USA Today) — NEW ORLEANS – As he shuttled a fresh group of passengers in his taxi through the tourist district near the French Quarter, Edmond Belizaire expressed the undeniable sentiment of the locals on the topic of beloved New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.
Pay the man.
For all the twists stemming from the bounty scandal that has dominated the offseason, the other big issue is the standoff between Brees and the Saints … as the clock ticks toward the start of training camp in late July.
Some people in this hotbed of hospitality are a bit restless about it.
“With all the crap happening here, they should just sign Drew Brees and get the drama over with,” Belizaire says. “Jonathan Vilma won’t be here this year. Will Smith will be gone for a few games. But with Drew Brees, you’ve still got a shot at getting to the Super Bowl.”
Brees, whose contract expired after last season, was slapped with a franchise tag for $16.3 million on a one-year tender. Unab...
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When former Saints FB Mike Karney makes the following statement, you know there is a seriously personal problem.
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And just like that, Greg Romeus' career may be over. The Saints have waived Romeus from the roster instead of placing him on injured reserve, and the 7th round draft pick in 2011 will now attempt to recover from a major knee injury to prepare himself for a chance to play somewhere in 2013. Without the luxury of a contract next season now, Romeus will have to prove he's 100...
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The St. Paul Saints minor league baseball team is touting it as the wedding of the year. On Friday night, after the Saints play the Sioux Falls Fighting Pheasants, a ceremony will take place, uniting the bride and groom at Midway Stadium.
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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="594"] Its Clear Saints fans want Drew Brees signed to a new deal.[/caption]
While contract talks between the Saints and quarterback Drew Brees remain in stagnation, an outpouring of support — and frustration — has come emanating out of New Orleans.
As USA Today reported Friday, resident Saints fans — such...
The head of the NFL Players Association called Friday for the re-opening of the probe that led to four players being suspended for their alleged roles in the New Orleans Saints' bounty scandal. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said on NBCSports.com's Pro Football Talk Live that rather than close the investigation, he'd like to see the entire process re-opened...
Yeah, sorry, I know. But this is just too good to not post. No way I'm playing this cool.
@SaintsNationBlg That is good!!! I do like to speak in code sometimes, unfortunately this was a legit water balloon fight.— Drew Brees (@drewbrees) June 23, 2012