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Saints place three on IR

After going unclaimed off waivers, the New Orleans Saints brought back safety Vinnie Sunseri, wide receiver Nick Toon and linebacker Ronald Powell, who'll all get an injured reserve designation, according to The Times-Picayune. Sunseri, a fifth round of the NFL Draft by the Saints in 2014, played mostly special teams his rookie year before breaking his arm in November. Powell...
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September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Zach Mettenberger Throws Interception To Vinnie Sunseri, Still Haunted By Alabama

One would think that former LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger would be able to put the rivalry with Alabama behind him now that he’s an NFL player, but the Tide still seem to be getting the best of the new Tennessee Titan, on and off the field. He’s already been “roll-tided a lot” and hit in the face at a bar, and now his personal Alabama bogeyman has followed him on the...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: numbers don’t lie – New Orleans Saints poised for big year

This week we continued a few of our summer-long series, and statistically proved that the Saints are poised for a big year in 2014: New Orleans Saints - Jonathan Goodwin returns to the Saints, here’s what to expect from the veteran center: (READ) - John Sigler breaks down Vinnie Sunseri, who may be fighting for a roster spot come August. (READ) - Next up on Neer Shah‘s position...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Saints’ Rookie Class: Vinnie Sunseri

Sunseri (43) goes through drills at the New Orleans Saints May 17th mini-camp under supervision of Defensive Backs Coach Wesley McGriff. (Photo Credit:  Stacy Revere/Getty Images North America) In the 2014 NFL Draft the New Orleans Saints addressed three of their biggest needs; wide receiver, cornerback, and inside linebacker. On the clock again with the first of their two fifth...
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June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints sign most of the 2014 rookie class

Ever since the rookie pay scale was implemented, the drama of signing rookies before training camp started has all but disappeared. Still, it is noteworthy that it took the Saints less than eight days from the end of the draft to sign the majority of the 2014 draft class. By Friday they had already signed safety Vinnie Sunseri, linebacker Ronald Powell, and offensive lineman Tavon...
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May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Sign Three Draft Picks

  The New Orleans Saints announced the signings of fifth-round pick S Vinnie Sunseri, fifth-round pick OLB Ronald Powell and sixth-round pick OT Tavon Rooks. All three players receive four-year contracts. The Saints now have half of their draft class under contract a little over a week after the 2014 draft got underway. Sunseri, 22, offers them some depth at safety, even though...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Grading the Saints 5th Round: Sunseri/Powell

Deuce Windham NFC South Staff Writer In the 5th round, the Saints had two selections. With the 167th pick in the NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints select Vinnie Sunseri, SS, Alabama. A lot of initial reactions to this pick were negative based solely from how many safeties the Saints already have. In the 5th round, I think you’re allowed to make some moves purely for depth reasons...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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