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ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported this morning that the New Orleans Saints are expected to approach LB Jonathan Vilma and DE Will Smith about  restructuring their current contracts. It’s possible that both players could end up being released, but it appears that the Saints will at least give them the opportunity to accept a pay cut. There are questions as to whether or not Vilma and Smith are even fits for Rob Ryan’s new 3-4 defensive scheme. Both of them are over 30 and saw their production decline last season, so there are also some concerns regarding their ability moving forward. Vilma has a $4.8 million base salary coming his way along with a $1.1 million roster bonus, while Smith has a staggering base salary of $9 million and a $1 million roster bonus as well. The Saints will need to free up some extra cash to address some positions of need like outside linebacker, defensive tackle and their secondary. We have the Saints taking DE/OLB Jarvis Jones from Georgia in the first round in...

Saints will reportedly ask Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma to restructure their contracts

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New Orleans Saints will ask both linebacker Jonathan Vilma and defensive end Will Smith to restructure their contracts. The Saints are currently $16 million over the cap.  Smith’s cap number is over $14 million and Vilma’s is over $8 million for the 2013 season. If the Saints aren’t able to restructure Vilma and Smith’s contracts...

Vilma, Smith either restructure deals or become cap casualties

Linebacker Jonathan Vilma and defensive end Will Smith will either restructure their contracts with the New Orleans Saints or become cap casualties, according to 

New Orleans Saints Mount Rushmore: Four Franchise Icons

Manning. Hilliard. Hebert. Dempsey. Martin. Swilling.For Saints fans, all of these names conjure up images of great moments over the lifespan of a mostly mediocre NFL team. Who Dat Nation has had plenty of names to cheer about, and plenty of others to hide their faces in paper bags about over the 46 year existence of their mostly beloved Saints. Even when things weren't going...

Saints Nation: Saints Release David Thomas and Waive Johnny Patrick

The Saints have now jumped in feet first into the cesspool that is the offseason fat trimming exercise. The roster victims this time around with voided contracts are tight end David Thomas, who had been a Saint for four seasons, and cornerback Johnny Patrick who had two years tenure. The move saves the Saints about $2 million in cap space, which leaves them around $13 million over...

WWE WrestleMania 30 in New Orleans Announced & Logo Revealed

WWE revealed the WrestleMania 30 location and logo on their Twitter account, writing “New Orleans’ @MayorLandrieu makes it official! @WWE #WrestleMania XXX will be at @MBSuperDome April 6, 2014! #WM30″ Latest Pics of Vickie Guerrero in Bikini The post WWE WrestleMania 30 in New Orleans Announced & Logo Revealed appeared first on TWNP - Wrestling News & Information...

Press Release: WWE WrestleMania XXX is Coming to New Orleans

WWE sent out the following press release: New Orleans to Host WrestleMania NEW ORLEANS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation, the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, the New Orleans Saints, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and WWE are proud to announce that New Orleans will host WrestleMania XXX on Sunday, April 6, 2014. Mayor Landrieu...

Chiefs Prepared To Franchise WR Dwayne Bowe For The Second Straight Season?

ESPN’s Adam Schefter stated on Tuesday morning’s SportsCenter that that the Kansas City Chiefs could end up franchising WR Dwayne Bowe for the second straight offseason. “The Chiefs are gonna figure out a way to keep him,” said Schefter, via All indications suggest that the Chiefs front office has Bowe as a part of their long-term plans. The franchise tag...

Eddie Lacy won’t work out at the combine due to a hamstring injury

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, former Alabama running back Eddie Lacy will not work out at the NFL combine due to a hamstring injury. Alabama RB Eddie Lacy will not work out at combine after suffering small tear in some tissue around his hamstring while training last week. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 18, 2013 Lacy will likely work out at the Alabama pro day...

Alabama RB Eddie Lacy Will Not Workout At The Combine Due To Injury

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Alabama RB Eddie Lacy will not work out at this year’s NFL Combine after he suffered a “small tear in some tissue around his hamstring” last week. Although it doesn’t sound like anything major, it’s certainly disappointing given that Lacy is one of the more intriguing players in this year’s draft class. Many have him as the best...

Report: Lacy won't participate in combine

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Alabama running back Eddie Lacy has injured his hamstring and will not participate in this week's NFL Scouting Combine.
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