The New Orleans Saints used the No. 75 overall pick in the NFL draft on Friday to grab Colorado State quarterback Garrett Grayson.
“This was the one. If he wasn’t available, we probably would have gone without drafting a quarterback,” Saints coach Sean Payton said, via Nola.com.
Grayson was a full-time starter over the last two seasons and started 35 games over four seasons...
Rounds 2-3 were completed Friday
The New Orleans Saints drafted Washington linebacker Hau’oli Kikaha with the No. 44 overall pick in the NFL draft on Friday.
Kikaha, 6-foot-2, 253 pounds, earned first-team All-American and first-team All-Pac-12 honors in 2014 and second-team All-Pac-12 honors in 2013. He combined to have 32 sacks, 40 tackles for loss and six forced fumbles during that stretch, starting all...
Collins passed over in first round
NEW ORLEANS (AP) Saints coach Sean Payton has made it abundantly clear he believed New Orleans' roster needed more than a little tinkering.
Part of his plan to revamp a squad that went 7-9 last season included cutting ties with some big names, from prolific receiving tight end Jimmy Graham to former Pro Bowl offensive lineman Ben Grubbs. From rising young receiver Kenny Still to...
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In an exclusive interview with Ralph Malbrough in Spanish, Sean Payton finally gets real. See it below (**Warning Explicit Language**):
It’s now clear that Sunday night’s ACM Awards show was a good time for Troy Aikman and Sean Payton to take their girlfriends out for a night of fun. We already discussed how Aikman officially revealed his girlfriend to the media.
Now comes Payton and Skylene Montgomery, who is also known for being Miss West Virginia USA 2008. That’s her with the big hair.
With somebody as smart and brave as Sean Payton coaching the Saints, I'm not in the least bit surprised at the success they've had since 2006. Payton knows when to go for it on fourth down and he knows when to take take his medicine and just punt. He makes some extremely gutsy calls on special teams, and has quite a few cards up his sleeve on offense. So let's look at our own Sean...
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is not happy with his team in the wake of its blowout loss to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that Peyton called more than 10 players into his office for individual performance reviews on Tuesday. Wow. Sounds very tense in New...Read More