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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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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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13 days ago  |  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 Place Three On Season-Ending Injured Reserve Including WR Nick Toon

The New Orleans Saints officially placed LB Ronald Powell, S Vinnie Sunseri, WR Nick Toon on season-ending injured reserve Wednesday, according to the NFL Transactions release. New Orleans wound up waiving him with the injury designation, which left the possibility open that he could revert to injured reserve if no team placed a waiver claim on him. ... The...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: New Orleans Saints release WR Nick Toon

The New Orleans Saints are in the midst of making tough decisions all over the roster. Apparently, one move the team decided to make instead of waiting until the final preseason game, was releasing wide receiver Nick Toon. Part of that decision may have come from the fact that Ross Jones of FOX Sports reported that Toon was dealing with an ankle injury that would keep him sidelined...
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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...
Via Fox Sports
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

Saints WR Nick Toon interview–WTXG sports talk radio

New Orleans Saints third year wide receiver Nick Toon joined me and the crew of WTXG’s sports talk show “Overtime” on September 10. We discussed the Saints’ overtime loss in Atlanta on Sunday, life as a member of the Saints, and the offensive depth among other topics in this entertaining interview. Toon, 25, is the son of former New York Jets wide receiver Al Toon. He followed...
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September 13, 2014  |  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...
Via The Saints Nation
July 31, 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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