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WR Devery Henderson (New Orleans)Percent owned (ESPN): 1.6%With Lance Moore out and Jimmy Graham playing hurt, Devery Henderson stepped up big time for the Saints, catching 8 passes for 123 yards and a touchdown. Unless the injury situation improves, he might be their #2 option going forward, which would make him startable. At the very least, he’s worth a bench stash.RB William Powell (Arizona)Percent owned (ESPN): 0.1%The Cardinals have lost Beanie Wells and Ryan Williams for the season in back-to-back weeks. William Powell is hardly proven, but he would seem to be the favorite to be the lead back going forward. He was already the 3rd down back and they really like him as a receiver and a blocker and he had a great preseason as a runner to make the roster, leading the league with 249 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns on 42 carries. Look for him to lead a running back committee with change of pace back LaRod Stephens-Howling and former practice squad back Alfonso Smith.RB Alex Green (G...
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“Ole cheating ass Saints! Dats the main reason why sean payton suspended!! He cheat in games and on his wife! Oh f*ck ass *****.” That’s some of the insight Twitter had on last nights Saints-Chargers game.We all know now that the Saints got their first win of the season and that Brees and Colston had a great game…but was there more at play? Twitter seems to think so. With...
Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw four touchdown passes Sunday night against the Chargers and in the process set a new record for most consecutive games with at least one TD pass. Brees has thrown at least one scoring strike in 48 straight games, breaking a tie with Johnny Unitas.Fantasy Spin:Brees is only completing 58.9 percent of his passes this season after setting an NFL record...
Former Pittsburgh Steelers great Terry Bradshaw told WFAN in New York that he isn’t blown away by Drew Brees breaking Johnny Unitas’ record for the most consecutive games with a touchdown pass.“(The record) didn’t blow me away,” Bradshaw said, per WFAN. “I’m not much on that stuff … I’m not into records, fellas. I’m just into winning football games. (The Saints...
Saints tight end Jimmy Graham (ankle) was wearing a walking boot following New Orleans' victory over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday night.Fantasy Spin:Graham rolled his ankle on his lone catch of the game. While he did return in a limited capacity in the second half, his status going forward is very much up in the air. The Saints do have a bye in Week 6 so Graham will have...
Andrew Juge of the Saints Nation stops by for his Monday film review to analyze the Saints first win of the season. Ralph asks why the offensive line can look so good at pass protection but can't run block to save their lives. Has Spags turned into Gregg Williams 2.0 and should we expect all blitz all the time the rest of 2012? Ralph explains the historic pace the Saints...
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has handed down new discipline to four players in connection with the NFL's bounty investigation of the Saints.
There are no changes to the full-season suspension for New Orleans' linebacker Jon Vilma or the four-game suspension for Saints defensive end Will Smith.
The suspension of free agent defensive lineman Anthony Hargrove was reduced...
The NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell, re-issued penalties Tuesday for the four players disciplined in the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal.
This is the latest round of a tug of war between the NFL and the four players. The latest punishment by Goodell is slightly altered from his previous decision.
Vilma, who would have been able to return from the physically unable to perform...
This defense is bad. There is no way around this fact. One thing I did notice about this game, though, was the extraordinary amount of blitzing Steve Spagunolo dialed up. It worked. Sure the DB's got beat numerous times when put out on an island in man coverage, but guess what? This defense is going to give up huge chunks of yards either way. So you might as well get pressure...
Russell Athletic's stable of athlete endorsers has just gotten a little larger. The company, a division of Russell Brands, LLC announced a new partnership with Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon and New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram."To have Pierre and Mark join the Russell Athletic family is a huge honor for us," said Gary Barfield, executive...