New Orleans Saints: Strief, Thomas signings important

The New Orleans Saints, after signing Jairus Byrd, continued to stay busy with their roster shake up. Some moves were especially emotional, like the releasing of Lance Moore and the trading of Darren Sproles. However, two under the radar transactions may be some of the more important roster moves. The Saints managed to resign two of their own in offensive tackle Zach Strief and running...
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Pierre Thomas stays in New Orleans, signs two-year deal

NFL.com Pierre Thomas, the New Orleans Saints’ all purpose running back, has agreed to a new two-year deal. It was rumored that Thomas could be on the trading block and face the possibility of being released if no trade partner was found.  Those rumors were found to be untrue with the news that Thomas agreed to a new contract. The Saints will now go into the 2014 season with Thomas...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Re-Sign Pierre Thomas, Fantasy Football Analysis

For all the talk about the change in the New Orleans Saints backfield, there will still be one constant, as Mike Garafolo is reporting via twitter that the team has agreed to a two-year contract extension with running back Pierre Thomas. Two-year extension for Pierre Thomas to stay with the Saints, per agent @CLamontSmith — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 12, 2014 This news...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints re-sign veteran back while shopping another

Reports indicate that the Saints will re-sign running back Pierre Thomas, restructuring his deal to include a two-year extension. The extension comes while the Saints actively shop fellow running back Darren Sproles, who reportedly is garnering enough interest to warrant the Saints holding on to him in hopes of a trade as opposed to releasing him outright. Thomas eclipsed the 1,000...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pierre Thomas' agent says things are currently "status quo" with New Orleans Saints

New Orleans Saints running back Pierre Thomas' status with the team is still in a holding pattern, according to his agent. "Status quo on PT at the present time," Thomas' agent Lamont Smith tweeted on Saturday. Thomas was rumored to be on the trading block Thursday as the Saints try to clear salary cap room ahead of free agency, which begins March 11. "Can...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Saints Haven’t Released RB Pierre Thomas, Still A Chance He Could Be Back Next Year

  Saints DB Malcom Jenkins indicated this morning, via his Twitter account, that the team was releasing RB Pierre Thomas. However, Ian Rapoport reports that the Saints have not released Thomas, and there is still a chance that he could be brought back on a new contract. Lamont Smith adds that things are still “status quo” regarding Thomas and the Saints. New Orleans has already...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Reach Out To RB Pierre Thomas Regarding His Future With The Team

Lamont Smith, the agent for Saints’ RB Pierre Thomas, tells The New Orleans Times-Picayune that the team has reached out to his client regarding his future with the team. Smith would say what the Saints were thinking in regards to Thomas and his status with the team. Thomas, 29, is entering the final year of his four-year, $11.2 million contract that included $4.2 million guaranteed...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Temper expectations on the running game

In beating the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night the New Orleans Saints discovered something that has been missing all season—a running game. Mark Ingram hopped in the Delorean and looked like the Heisman Trophy version of himself with 145 yard and a touchdown on 14 carries (over 10 yards a carry!). Meanwhile Pierre Thomas averaged 5.1 yards a carry on 17 carries totaling 87 yards...
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November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Sean Payton, offense need to get balanced

  The New Orleans Saints fell to the New York Jets and have now lost two out of their last three after a hot start. The Saints problems aren’t very complicated—they are just getting too cute, especially on offense. If the Saints want to right the ship, they need to stop being so arrogant and just get back to basics. The New Orleans Saints offense number wise has had their productive...
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November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Is It Ok For Saints Pierre Thomas White Girlfriend to Call Him A N*gger?

I’m not one to judge professional athletes and who they sleep with. I don’t have the time or the energy to even attempt to keep track with who they pick to be their latest girl for the month let alone the week. However when you don’t set the proper guidelines early on, things like this occur. New Orleans Saints running back Pierre Thomas is dating nursing student, dance teacher...
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February 15, 2013  |  1 Comment

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