The Saints' entire 2012 Draft class is now gone

With the New Orleans Saints having traded away defensive Akiem Hicks to the New England Patriots on Wednesday, the Saints no longer have a single player from their 2012 NFL Draft class on their roster.Nick Toon, Corey White, Andrew Tiller, Marcel Jones, and the aforementioned Hicks are all on another NFL roster, or out of the league entirely at this point.The fact that the Saints...
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October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Rams Tried Out Former Saints WR Nick Toon

Pro Football Talk reports that the St. Louis Rams recently brought in a number of free agent receivers including former Saints WR Nick Toon for a tryout. Toon, 26, was entering the final year of his four-year, $2.51 million rookie contract when he was released by the Saints as they reduced their roster a few week ago. … The post Rams Tried Out Former...
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September 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints Waiving WR Nick Toon From I.R. With Settlement

Evan Woodbery of the Times Picayune reports that the Saints have reached an injury settlement with WR Nick Toon, who will be waived off their injured reserve list on Tuesday. According to Woodbery, Toon hopes to be ready to play in couple weeks and expects to tryout for new teams. New Orleans wound up waiving ... The post Saints Waiving WR Nick Toon From I.R...
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September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints part ways with receiver Nick Toon

When the Saints pruned their roster back to 75, several recent draft picks were among the casualties including wide receiver Nick Toon, safety Vinny Sunseri and linebacker Ronald Powell. Sunseri and Powell were both 5th round picks in 2014; Toon was a 4th round selection in 2012.   Technically, all three players have been waived/injured, which means any of them could end up on the...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Toon: 'You can never get complacent in this field'

Nick Toon is heading into his fourth season in the NFL, and it's one that should prove to be the biggest of his career. That is, if he's able to grab the opportunity that's in front of him. With both Kenny Stills and Jimmy Graham no longer with the New Orleans Saints, Toon could be poised for a much larger role in 2015. According to Evan Woodbery of, Toon is doing his best...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Time is now for WR Nick Toon

Opportunity is knocking at the door for New Orleans Saints WR Nick Toon, who seems to have a clear path for the No. 3 receiverspot. He's not taking it for granted though: "No, I don't have any more security. It's one of those things, whether you're an undrafted free agent or the first pick in the draft, you can never get complacent in this field," Toon said, via ...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Opportunity is there for Saints WR Nick Toon

The loss in free agency of key New Orleans Saints offensive players looks to be a call for wide receiver Nick Toon to step up his game. Toon, previously buried on the depth chart, now has a unique opportunity to show what he can do, and he's not going to take his shot at becoming the 3rd receiver behind starters Brandin Cooks and Marques Colston lightlly. "Pressure is not...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints receiver battle standing out, with Nick Toon out in front

If you asked most that pay close attention to Saints training camp who the MVP was at this point, after about a week in, I think the majority would say Nick Toon. The corner he’s turned and the consistency with which he’s making plays out there is impressive. His biggest play today was a 40 plus yard deep ball perfectly thrown by Drew Brees where Toon came up with a fantastic...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Notes: Jimmy Graham, Jabari Greer, Robert Meacham, Nick Toon

  Albert Breer of the NFL Network posted some notes regarding the Saints and some potential roster moves to keep an eye on in the coming months. Jimmy Graham Breer is getting the sense that the Saints will eventually have a long-term contract in place with TE Jimmy Graham. However, Breer mentions that this could come down to the wire as they will have until July negotiate a long...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

It may be now or never for Nick Toon

We’re now in year three of the “Nick Toon experiment” and this upcoming season really does feel like the fork in the road for the Saints’ receiver. After a 2012 season spent entirely on injured reserve, Toon didn’t fare much better last season. He turned in a 4 catches for 68 yards 2013, despite a decent amount of time on the field. Put simply, Drew Brees just didn’t...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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