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According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com, Saints coach Sean Payton said Thursday that he has "high expectations" for third-year running back Mark Ingram.Fantasy Spin:Even if it is true that Ingram is in the best shape of his NFL career, as Payton said Thursday, it's difficult to get excited about his fantasy prospects this year. The Saints ran the ball just 370 times last season, and Darren Sproles and Pierre Thomas, who are both better receivers than Ingram, remain on the roster. Ingram is a flex option at best.
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Eric Martin is arguably the best receiver in Saints history. The former LSU product was a star with the Saints, noted mostly for his incredible hands and physical toughness. You can put him up there with Marques Colston and Joe Horn as firmly in the top three receivers in franchise history. Martin is actually still the Saints' leader in catches (tied with Colston, and 1 more...
Kenny Vaccaro- For the New Orleans Saints defense to see major improvement, Vaccaro will have to have a Darren Sharper like impact. In the Saints super bowl run, the defense was less than perfect, but it was okay because Sharper on the back end erased so many mistakes with his playmaking abilities. The Saints have not been able to properly replace Sharper since his...
New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham had a quiet summer and that is a good thing considering what the former top two tight end have gone through this offseason. Graham is now the undisputed top TE in the business thanks to Rob Gronkowski’s health issues and the Aaron Hernandez saga. The Saints realize that and are working with Graham’s agent trying to hammer out a long term...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New Orleans Saints have added wide receiver Marques Colston to their PUP list.
The Sains are letting Colston rest his foot before he gets on the field with his teammates. He had foot issues last season.
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TE Jimmy Graham has put himself among the elite since coming to the league in 2010. Read why I believe he will be the best fantasy tight end come 2013.
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Sean Payton is back in control of the New Orleans Saints, ready to put the Bounty Scandal behind him and motivated to start a fresh quest for another Super Bowl Championship.
When Saints Training Camp opened Thursday, one of Payton's first orders of business was to voice appreciation for the relationship he has with team owner Tom Benson despite the ups and downs of last season...
Mickey Loomis and Sean Payton came clean in their press conference a couple days ago now that P-Rob had his knee scoped, which landed him on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Now the 4th year corner is apparently set to likely miss some preseason games, at the very least, which gives a tremendous opportunity to the guys behind him. While Keenan Lewis and Jabari Greer stand...
New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis was relaxed even chipper in his press conference Thursday on the eve of training camp. No surprise there since Loomis has already signed all of the team's 2013 draft picks and won't have to deal with any holdouts when camp starts Friday morning.
But looming in the background maybe even the forefront are the expiring contracts...
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Jimmy Graham's childhood lacked some of the basics many take for granted. And that apparently figured in to the Saints' tight end's decision not to holdout for a lucrative, long-term contract as he enters the final year of his rookie deal.
''I'm a humble kid from very humble beginnings and I feel blessed to be in the situation that I'm in, so all I'...
Although the bounty scandal is now behind Jonathan Vilma, so are nine punishing NFL seasons.
The Saints linebacker and longtime defensive captain appreciates that many will wonder if he's lost a step after 870 tackles since turning pro in 2004, not to mention several knee procedures in the past two years. Vilma responds confidently to the skepticism, saying his rehabilitation...
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New Season, New Podcast! Now with better sound and Kick @#$ Open! Andrew Juge of the Saints Nation joins Ralph to preview training camp and wonders if they got Sean Payton drunk what would he say is the biggest worry heading into 2013. They also try to figure out what are the keys to the Saints offense returning to 2011 form. Andrew breaks down the running game struggles and...