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Coby Fleener struggling to get on same page with Drew Brees

Coby Fleener might not be fourth tight end on the New Orleans Saints’ depth chart, but he is still trying to find his way with quarterback Drew Brees and the Saints offense. According to Larry Holder of, Fleener is struggling to catch the football and hasn’t gotten on the same page with Brees during training camp. “The Saints yearn for more from Fleener,” Holder...
Via The Sports Daily
August 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Jerrell Freeman tears into ‘little girl’ ex-teammate Coby Fleener

Over the weekend, tight end Coby Fleener slammed some of his old Indianapolis Colts teammates but failed to name any names. One of those former teammates, linebacker Jerrell Freeman, didn’t hold back his disdain for Fleener’s tactics in response. Fleener, recently signed with the New Orleans Saints, accused some Colts players of having bad character and said some of them gave...
Via Sportsnaut
March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Coby Fleener accuses some Colts players of not fighting, being ‘along for the ride’

Newly-minted New Orleans Saints tight end Coby Fleener is fresh off a four-year tenure with the Indianapolis Colts, and he offered a glimpse inside of a 2015 team that failed to meet expectations. Fleener, it seems, was less than impressed with the conduct of some of his former Colts teammates. “I think it is one of those situations where it really reveals character,” Fleener...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Coby Fleener has this to say about former Colts teammates

Former Indianapolis Colts tight end Coby Fleener moved on to greener pastures this week by inking a huge five-year, $36 million contract with the New Orleans Saints. Moving on from Indianapolis was long expected after the team re-signed fellow tight end and 2012 draft classmate Dwayne Allen to a lucrative long-term contract on Monday. What wasn’t expected was the criticism he...
Via Sportsnaut
March 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Why signing Coby Fleener IS a good move for the Saints

I know I’m likely in the minority on this one, but I actually like the fact that the Saints signed former Colts tight end Coby Fleener. I think it was a good move and a smart one. I know that many of you disagree with me on this though, Andrew Juge and Ralph Malbrough do for sure, and that’s totally fair. So before we get into any tactics, any of the hoopla about ‘potential’...
Via The Saints Nation
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Coby Fleener inks 5 year deal with Saints

The New Orleans Saints have been looking for a replacement for Jimmy Graham since shipping him off to Seattle last summer. They may have just gotten their big name player going forward as they have signed Coby Fleener to close out the first day of the 2016 NFL season.’s Ian Rapoport confirmed the signing Wednesday afternoon. He reported that the deal is for five years and...
Via Campus Sports Net
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Saints sign TE Coby Fleener

The New Orleans Saints have added a big target for quarterback Drew Brees. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the Saints agreed to a five-year, $36 million deal with former Indianapolis Colts tight end Coby Fleener. A second-round pick of the Colts in 2012, Fleener has 17 career touchdown receptions and three-straight seasons with at least 50 catches. His best year came...
Via The Sports Daily
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Indianapolis Colts TE Coby Fleener Has One of the Worst Drops in NFL History

Coby Fleener is a good tight end. He's not among the best in the league, but if the Indianapolis Colts were to cut him tomorrow there would be a number of teams looking to snatch him off the waiver wire. However--after what was arguably the worst drop in the history of the NFL against the Washington Redskins the overall number of suitors is probably a lot smaller.Lets' be real here...
Via FatManWriting
December 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Fleener and Nicks need less snaps

I just don’t understand, Indianapolis Colts, I just don’t! Why are Hakeem Nicks and Coby Fleener getting playing time that Donte Moncrief should be getting? And why is Fleener being targeted so damn much? Fleener is a stick, he should have gained mass this off-season, but he didn’t, and now he’s just a receiver who doesn’t have the agility of most. He can’t win jump...
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Coby Fleener fakes goal post dunk after scoring

Since dunking over the crossbar is banned in the NFL now, Colts tight end Coby Fleener put a new twist on the move Saturday: He fake dunked over the crossbar.After catching a 21-yard touchdown pass from Andrew Luck, Fleener walked up to the crossbar like he was going to dunk it. The referee then stared Fleener down, as if he was daring Fleener to slam it down.That's when Blue the...
Via The Other Paper
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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