Loomis: Saints' offseason going as planned

From the outside looking in, the New Orleans Saints’ offseason has probably seemed a bit hectic. The Saints have been full of surprises, from the big-name acquisitions of Jairus Byrd and Champ Bailey to the big-name departures of Darren Sproles and others. And based on reactions from fans and national analysts alike, the biggest head-scratcher of all has been the fact that the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Why the New Orleans Saints should trade down in the first round

The NFL Draft is four weeks away and there is a lot of speculation about who will be the first pick, where certain players will go, and what moves teams will make. There is always a negative connotation when talking about an NFL team trading down. Of course, the better players are available in the first and second rounds.   However, teams have found many bargains and surprises...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints: Fighting for 2nd place: Old Pro vs Young Gun

http://www.topsportsreport.com/scoresnfl/eagles-tried-trade-dion-jordan/ Deuce Windham New Orleans Saints Writer Mickey Loomis has continued to work wonders with the Saints roster this off season. In addition to bringing in Jairus Byrd in the back end of the secondary, the Saints signed Champ Bailey to a cap friendly deal. Champ will cost the Saints $1.25 million against the cap...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints GM: No deadline for Graham deal

New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis shot down the notion Wednesday that the Saints and tight end Jimmy Graham will aim to strike a new deal by the middle of this month. A report by Pro Football Talk last month cited a source as saying the two sides would try to reach a long-term contract agreement before the April 22 deadline for Graham to file a grievance over his...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints agree to terms with S Marcus Ball

METAIRIE, La. (AP) New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says the club and safety Marcus Ball have agreed to the terms of a three-year contract.
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Mickey Loomis active in free agency moves

Yet again, the New Orleans Saints organization has been busy trading, cutting and signing. There has been mixed feelings about all of these moves, but in this article I will try to convince fans that Mickey Loomis knows what he is doing, so they shall not fear. Loomis somehow finds money within the restraints of the salary cap to afford star players. A perfect example of this is...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints and Jimmy Graham race to a showdown

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham has not only been a vital weapon for the Saints, at times he has been the only reliable weapon that quarterback Drew Brees has been able to lean on. As the NFL’s new league year approaches, its time for Graham to cash in on the lucrative second contract that players of merit fight for. Please click here to read this story. The post...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

New report brings ESPN's Mickey Loomis wiretapping allegations under more scrutiny

Earlier this week, I broke down the massive implications for both the Saints and ESPN revolving around the explosive wiretapping report from Outside the Lines at Bloguin's NFL site This Given Sunday.  The categoric denial from the Saints (and threat of possible legal action) has created a high stakes poker game with both sides all in.  In a nutshell, if more evidence arises...
Via Awful Announcing
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

More trouble for Saints' GM?

If the latest report from ESPN's Outside the Lines is true, the Saints GM could be away from football for a lot longer than just eight games. 

Via Pro Football Zone
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Could Sean Payton lose his job?

The NFL will continue to investigate the Saints' bounty system over the next several weeks, and it could ultimately cost Sean Payton his job.

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March 03, 2012  |  Discuss

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