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Ben Watson Has Spoken To Saints About Possible Return

Saints veteran TE Ben Watson confirmed that he has spoken to the team about a potential extension that would keep him in New Orleans. “I had a good conversation with Sean (Payton) and Mickey (Loomis), and I love the Saints organization,” Watson said, via the New Orleans Advocate. “I’d love to be playing there. If not there, we’ll see where else. I think I’ll know more...
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5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Veteran TE Ben Watson Says He’s Hoping To Re-Sign With Saints

Saints veteran TE Ben Watson mentioned that he had a good meeting with GM Mickey Loomis and HC Sean Payton and would like to re-sign with New Orleans during the offseason. “I had a good meeting with Mickey (Loomis) and Sean (Payton), and we talked about the season like they do with everybody,” Watson said, via the New Orleans Times-Picayune. “They’ll make their decisions...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Watson hauls in impressive touchdown along the sideline

The New Orleans Saints were down 10-7 to the rival Atlanta Falcons early in the second quarter, then Drew Brees and Ben Watson were able to hook up.On the beautiful pass from Brees and the stellar sideline catch, Watson and the Saints took a 14-10 lead.While the play was called incomplete originally, it was later overturned and ruled a touchdown, as Watson's knee hit down before...
Via Fox Sports
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

LFC’s Adam Bogdan Admits Mistake On Nathan Ake’s Controversial Goal (Video)

Adam Bogdan has spoken out about an incident from which he’d probably like to move quickly. Bogdan said Sunday Nathan Ake’s goal in Watford’s 3-0 Premier League win over Liverpool shouldn’ t have counted, according to The Liverpool Echo. Ake put Watford ahead for good in the third minute — after Bogdan failed to catch Ben Watson’s corner kick inside his goal-mouth...
December 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ben Watson’s Upside to Be Capped vs. Buccaneers

We'll use a simple rating scale for each player, grading each from A-F. An "A" is a must start, "B" is a recommended start, "C" is an "if needed start", "D" is don't start and "F" is simply not a fantasy option at all this week. (Photo by: Grade: B- Even though he’s not producing as well as he did from Weeks 6-8, Ben Watson has been able to...
Via Pro Football Spot
December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Ben Watson got praise from opponent for helping his fantasy team

New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson has had a nice start to the 2015 NFL season. While he's had a few solid years in his career, he's likely on pace to top the best statistical year of his career, which came back in 2010, when he caught 68 balls for 763 yards and three touchdowns.In comparison to that season with the Cleveland Browns, Watson has caught 46 passes for 551...
Via Fox Sports
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Saints execute perfect fake FG against Colts

The Indianapolis Colts ran one of the worst fake plays in NFL history last week, so the New Orleans Saints showed them how special teams fakes are supposed to work. The Colts lost to the Patriots 34-27 in Week 6, thanks in large part to a botched fake punt play that put New England well into Colts territory late in the third quarter. But on Sunday, it was the Saints who ran a...
October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Former NFL Tight End Asa Watson Making New Career On NASCAR Pit Crew

Former North Carolina State tight end Asa Watson had hoped to follow in his big brother's footsteps and become the next great NFL tight end. he had a pretty good mentor to help him on the journey in his brother, New Orleans Saints tight end Ben Watson (who made his name with the New England Patriots and also played for the Cleveland Browns).Things didn't quite work out for Asa in...
Via FatManWriting
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints’ Tight End Benjamin Watson’s Post on Ferguson Unrest Worth Reading

I’ve admittedly read little of the post-non-indictment Ferguson commentary. This is purposeful. I’ve found so much of what I’ve read or heard — including media, friends on various social platforms and everday conversation — to be stupid, ignorant, misinformed, uninformed or, not atypically, some unique amalgamation of all of those things. So, I choose to maintain my own...
Via Legend of Cecilio Guante
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Asa Watson: Joining Patriots 10 Years After Brother Ben ‘Surreal’

Asa Watson is entering the New England Patriots’ organization under much different circumstances than his brother, who was drafted by the team 10 years ago. Tight end Ben Watson was a Patriots first-round pick (No. 32 overall) in 2004, and Asa is joining the team as an undrafted free agent after dealing with a heart ailment as a junior and a reduced role in the North Carolina...
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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