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Twitter Tuesday: New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham breaks NFL rule during camp

From all accounts it seems like the drama between tight end Jimmy Graham and the Saints organization is over (thank god!). However, Graham isn’t one to shy away from a little controversy every now and then. Now I’m not saying this is a controversy at all, but Graham broke one of the NFL’s new rules at Training Camp last week. I don’t think the NFL was gonna tell @TheJimmyGraham...
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PHOTO: Saints head coach Sean Payton tries to cover Jimmy Graham

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is an ambitious guy. His energy and competitive spirit bring a lot of inspiration for his team. If you need proof of that you need look no further than what happened when Payton was suspended for the 2012 NFL season. The previous year the Saints went 13-3, finishing the season on a furious pace with three consecutive games of scoring 40 or...
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Jimmy Graham Is Not Pleased With His Training Camp Accommodations

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham has not had the best offseason. He got far less money than he wanted because he’s a tight end and not a wide receiver and now he’s got a flower room for training camp. Must be rough to be a professional athlete. Pierre Thomas certainly had a laugh […] The post Jimmy Graham Is Not Pleased With His Training Camp Accommodations appeared...
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Jimmy Graham Gets Pranked With Ugly Hotel Room At Training Camp (Video)

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham entered the beginning of training camp Wednesday fresh off a season where he scored a career-high 16 touchdowns and landed a new four-year, $40 million contract. When he first saw the hotel room he’ll be living in during camp at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia, though, his mood was likely dampened. Check out the room Graham will...
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New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham hates his hotel room’s wallpaper

Today the New Orleans Saints open training camp in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia. Players began arriving last night and settled into the rooms they will be staying in the next couple weeks as they prepare for the 2014 season. There’s just one problem, which tight end Jimmy Graham discovered immediately upon entering his room. Teammate Pierre Thomas shot this video and posted...
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Jimmy Graham's training camp room will make you laugh

The Saints are holding their training camp at The Greenbrier “resort” in West Virginia and that means the players get extremely nice…
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Jimmy Graham is a Saint and all is right with the world

Earlier this week, Saints tight end Jimmy Graham signed a contract making him the highest paid tight end in league history. The deal is reportedly worth $40 million for four years with $21 million guaranteed. His deal is structured much like many other players who have recently signed with the team–incredibly backloaded. I can tell Mickey Loomis and company worked diligently to...
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Camp Preview: Who will back up Jimmy Graham at TE for the New Orleans Saints?

Thanks to the NBA Finals/Free Agency and the World Cup the summer sporting doldrums have seemed to fly by, and we’re now officially one week away from Training Camps kicking off across the NFL. To catch you up to speed on all things Saints, each day we’ll preview a different position and give you an idea of what to keep an eye on while you watch reports coming out of The Greenbrier...
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Report: Saints, Jimmy Graham on verge of record deal

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham was upset that an arbitrator recently ruled him a tight end and not a wide receiver for franchise designation purposes. While that was a serious blow, it looks like Graham will wind up being pretty happy in the end, as he and the Saints are close to completing a record contract. Adam Schefter is reporting that the 27-year-old and New Orleans...
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Saints reportedly unhappy with rationale behind Graham ruling

Apparently it’s not enough to win a grievance hearing a player brought against your team and save $5 million in the process. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, the New Orleans Saints aren’t “thrilled” by the rationale behind arbitrator Stephen Burbank’s ruling that Jimmy Graham is a tight end for the purposes of the franchise tag.  Florio had this to say in...
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