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I can admit when I’m wrong. When the Saints drafted Brandin Cooks in the 2014 draft I was slightly disappointed, thinking they would go for one of the bigger receivers. After doing more research on Cooks I have to say this guy was a steal. He’s a speedracer and multi-faceted which is perfect for this offense. The Saints account posted this video on Tuesday of Drew Brees hitting...
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Watch: Saints’ WR Brandin Cooks is Amazing in Training Camp

Watch: Saints’ WR Brandin Cooks is Amazing in Training Camp The New Orleans Saints’ rookie wide receiver, Brandin Cooks is looking quite amazing on the field during training camp as he shows off his speedy distance skills here. Off the hands of quarterback, Drew Brees, Cooks is killing it thus … The post Watch: Saints’ WR Brandin Cooks is Amazing in Training Camp appeared...
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Camp Summary: Jairus Byrd takes flight, Brandin Cooks makes his mark

Tuesday saw the beginning of a new era in the Saints defensive backfield, with record-breaking signee Jairus Byrd taking the field for the first time this year with Kenny Vaccaro. .@KennyVaccaro4 and @jairusbyrd #SaintsCamp — New Orleans Saints (@Saints) July 29, 2014 Byrd was recovering from minor back surgery up until this point, and he was greeted...
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Brandin Cooks quickly getting up to speed in 1st New Orleans Saints training camp

The New Orleans Saints already knew that first-round draft pick Brandin Cooks was fast. Now coaches are finding out that the rookie receiver is a fast learner, too. Cooks set single-season conference records during his final year at Oregon State, catching 128 passes for 1,730 yards. Those numbers -- and his blazing speed during workouts -- impressed the Saints, who traded up to...
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Saints Rumors: Brandin Cooks impresses Drew Brees

The New Orleans Saints' new rookie receiver, Brandin Cooks, may be in for a workload as he has already received reps in practice with the first-team players. The receiver tore up the NFL combine to earn his place on the Saints team and ultimately receive passes by one of the league's greatest: Drew Brees. However, Cooks has done some dazzling of his own; Gridiron Experts...
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Saints’ QB Drew Brees Impressed With Rookie Brandin Cooks

Saints’ QB Drew Brees Impressed With Rookie Brandin Cooks New Orleans Saints’ quarterback Drew Brees appears to be be extremely pleased with the team’s new rookie wide receiver, Brandin Cooks. Play of the Day: 1st round pick @BrandinCooks makes a spectacular catch WATCH: #SaintsCamp — New Orleans Saints … The post Saints’...
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Brandin Cooks receives new nickname from New Orleans Saints teammates

OTA’s and Mini Camps are well-renowned for the high-jinks and practical jokes players use to mess with each other. Most (if not all) are all in good fun, including one joke Saints players used to take a minor dig at rookie wide receiver Brandin Cooks. Cooks had yet to participate in off-season workouts with the Saints because of a NCAA rule that prevented him from being in New...
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June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Which rookies will make the team?

The New Orleans Saints drafted 6 rookies this year and signed a plethora of undrafted free agents. The Saints are a veteran team that looks to compete for a Super Bowl this season, but that doesn’t mean that they won’t have some younger players crack the 53 man roster. Offense Brandin Cooks, WR The first rounder is a lock to make the team and contribute immediately after the...
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandin Cooks dialing up Aloe Blacc for the New Orleans Saints’ offense

With the 20th overall pick, the New Orleans Saints select Brandin Cooks, wide receiver, Oregon State. At the start of his junior season (and what proved to be his last one) as an Oregon State Beaver, there were doubts about whether Cooks could perform at the number one receiver spot; he had played second-fiddle to current Steelers wideout Markus Wheaton prior to last year. In his...
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May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Grading all 6 draft picks

The draft is over, and the Saints have a new crop of players. Here is a recap and overview of the new prospects acquired over the last 3 days. Round 1, Pick 20- Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State, A- The Saints fill their biggest need with a bang. They had to trade up unfortunately (hence the minus and straight A), but they were not going to get him unless they did. Having lost Lance...
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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