The New Orleans Saints and the Sinister Six

December 30, 2012. That was the date on the calendar the last time the New Orleans Saints intercepted a pass and returned it for a touchdown. And, no less, it came against the division rival Carolina Panthers in Week 17 of the regular season.For a reference of just how long ago that was Cam Newton was in the second year of his career and Jonathan Vilma was still the Saints’ starting...
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Saints seeking to ramp up pass rush as regular season nears

METAIRIE, La. (AP) Sack-less through two preseason games, the New Orleans Saints have ratcheted up concerns about their lack of a pass rush this week. After releasing outside linebacker Junior Galette in July due to multiple off-the-field issues, they entered training camp with a huge hole to fill. Galette made a team-high 10 sacks in 2014 and 12 in 2013. His departure left them...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints position preview: defensive line

This is part four of our New Orleans Saints football 2015 season preview series. This edition will take an in depth look at the defensive line, a group that is headlined by Cameron Jordan and Akiem Hicks. Cameron Jordan What we know We do know that 2015 will prove to be a pivotal transition year for the Saints on many fronts. Many of those changes were by choice (e.g. the...
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Jordan Cameron hopes to return to probowl form with the help of Ryan Tannehill

This offseason, The Miami Dolphins underwent many changes, especially on the offensive side of the ball. In the first round of this years draft they grabbed wide receiver DeVante Parker with the 14th overall pick. In the fifth round they drafted running back Jay Ajayi from Boise State. Miami also acquired wide receiver Kenny Stills from the New Orleans Saints in a trade, and signed...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Position Preview: New Orleans Saints Training Camp

On August 5th, I will be traveling to West Virginia to watch the New Orleans Saints at training camp as they gear up for the regular season. Specifically, I will be watching the defensive line and special teams to see how the proven veterans are holding up, what players seem to be hitting their prime, and which rookies and undrafted free agents (UDFA) seem to stand out. Both units...
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July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Cameron Jordan excited for new 'Cam-friendly' defense

The New Orleans Saints defense is going to look just a bit different heading into 2015. Aside from the obvious changes, such as Junior Galette no longer being in town, Mike Triplett of ESPN reports that the defense will be more "Cam-friendly."By "Cam-friendly" he of course is speaking about defensive end Cameron Jordan, who just earned a five-year, $55 million contract this offseason...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

The Defensive Line is officially a major hole for the 2015 Saints

Yet another veteran has been sent packing in what has become a bloodbath of an offseason in terms of slashing the current roster. The latest victim is veteran starting nose tackle Brodrick Bunkley who was released after failing a physical. Bunkley was attempting to recover from a torn pectoral last season and clearly the rehab has not gone to the Saints’ satisfaction. In case you’re...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Captain Cam: Jordan Must Step Up for the Saints

What sort of qualities does a team captain possess? Some would argue that a team’s captain is their most dynamic playmaker. While some would argue that it’s their most consistent player. Typically every captain is a first one to arrive and the last one to leave kind of guy, and they usually provide an even keel on the sidelines during trepid situations and provide the kind of...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Position Preview: Defensive Line

The defensive line went into 2014 with high expectations for the season. With Junior Galette and Cam Jordan leading the line, who had excellent success in the 2013 season, good things were sure to happen. Jordan and Galette combined for 24.5 sacks, and was expected to be even better in 2014.Unfortunately, the defensive line struggled tremendously, often failing to get much push or...
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July 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Top five plays of the second half of the Cleveland Browns season

Every NFL season there are some great plays that just amaze fans and viewers. The 2014 Cleveland Browns were no exception as they delivered some spectacular plays themselves en route to their first seven-plus win season since 2007. Here are the best plays from the second half of the Browns season that had us jumping out of our seats. AROUND COVER32 QB Rankings: Based on chances...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Rookies are Looking to Beef up Defense

TAMPA, FL – DECEMBER 28: Cameron Jordan #94 of the New Orleans Saints sacks Josh McCown #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second half of the game at Raymond James Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. The Saints defeated the Bucs 23-20. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) The New Orleans Saints’ defense is seeing a youth movement after drafting six players to...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins: All eyes on Joe Philbin for 2015

For the first time in at least three years, the Miami Dolphins are in a relatively quiet post-season as training camp continues. General Manager Jeff Ireland is a thing of the past, Mike Wallace was traded of to the winter tundra Minnesota, and the Hard Knocks’ crew filmed Houston Texans this year instead of being a pain for the Dolphins again. Aside from suspending Dion Jordan...
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins have offered a contract to defensive tackle C.J. Mosley

In accordance with the new rules for the 2015 offseason, the Miami Dolphins might be adding yet another player with a confusing name. If Damien and Damian Williams weren’t tough enough to keep straight last year, the team now has three players named McCain, a player who gets confused with a Saints player sporting a dyslexic version of his own name (Jordan Cameron), and perhaps...
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June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

This was a great week to be named Cameron in the NFL

While everybody either praised or dogged the Cam Newton deal another (Cam)eron got a nice check also. Defensive End Cameron Jordan was drafted the same year as Newton and received a five year extension as well. It might be a good time to file for a name change if you are in the NFL and cash in on the Cameron sweepstakes. The New Orleans Saints gave Jordan a five year up to $60 million...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Just how good is Cameron Jordan?

The NFL world was woken up yesterday by a tale of two Cams:  NFC South Pro Bowlers Cameron Jordan and Cam Newton were both awarded with big contract extensions within hours of each other, keeping both former first round picks in the division through the 2020 season. Jordan, who will be only 26 years old next month, should welcome this news, as six of his 29 career sacks have come...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Wilkerson reacts to Cam Jordan's deal with Saints, takes shot at Jets

While the rest of the New York Jets are practicing during the team's OTAs, Muhammad Wilkerson is working on his skills elsewhere. Wilkerson is holding out from OTAs as he awaits a long-term contract from the Jets. While he waits for his payday, the New Orleans Saints signed defensive end Cameron Jordan to a five year, $60 million extension on Tuesday. Wilkerson took notice of Jordan...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Jets Muhammad Wilkerson not happy with Cameron Jordan pay day

The Muhammad Wilkerson situation had already begun to be a problem for the New York Jets. Well, the news regarding Cameron Jordan made it even worse. Jets fans already know the story with Muhammad Wilkerson. He is in his walk year, vastly underpaid based on the production on the field. He wants a new deal, but the Jets have not prioritized one, so he hasn’t been at workouts as...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

LOOK: Muhammad Wilkerson vents on Twitter about his contract situation

Apparently, Muhammad Wilkerson is very observant. After hearing about Cameron Jordan’s big-time contract extension with the New Orleans Saints, the Jets defensive lineman felt like chiming in on Twitter. Yup I see how this works — Muhammad Wilkerson (@mowilkerson) June 2, 2015 AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: The NFL’s divisions are not all created equally Top 10 in 2015...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

What does the Cam Jordan extension means for the New Orleans Saints?

Today, Cameron Jordan signed a five-year contract extension with the New Orleans Saints. Jordan himself confirmed the news for us, via Twitter. Way up!I feel blessed!Honestly couldn be more excited to be apart of WHODATNATION for the foreseeable future #whodat — cameron jordan (@camjordan94) June 2, 2015 As is the case with Netwon’s deal, we want...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints reward Cameron Jordan with big pay day

Cameron Jordan might only have one Pro Bowl in his career, but he is getting paid like a franchise cornerstone by the New Orleans Saints. Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports was the first to report the news of a 5 year $60 million max extension for Jordan. Big move in New Orleans, as Saints + DE Cam Jordan have agreed to a 5-year extension worth up to $60 million, source tells @FOXSports1...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints sign DE Jordan to contract extension through 2020

METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints and starting defensive end Cameron Jordan have agreed on a contract extension through the 2020 season. Jordan's agent, Doug Hendrickson of Relativity Football, said the five-year extension, signed Tuesday, is worth up to $60 million with $34 million guaranteed. Jordan was New Orleans' first of two first-round draft choices in 2011 and was entering...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints extend defensive end Cameron Jordan through 2020

METAIRIE, La. (AP) The New Orleans Saints and starting defensive end Cameron Jordan have agreed on a contract extension through the 2020 season. Jordan, who was New Orleans' first of two first-round draft choices in 2011, was entering the final season of his rookie contract. Saints spokesman Greg Bensel on Tuesday confirmed the five-year extension, first reported by FOX Sports....
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Cameron Jordan inks a big extension with the New Orleans Saints

If you had any questions about who the Saints believe will lead their defense for years to come, you have your answer. Cameron Jordan is the man. After five years in New Orleans, Jordan has just inked a deal that will ensure him five more. Big move in New Orleans, as Saints + DE Cam Jordan have agreed to a 5-year extension worth up to $60 million, source tells @FOXSports1 — Mike...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cameron Jordan, New Orleans Saints agree to five-year deal

The New Orleans Saints and defensive end Cameron Jordan have agreed to a five-year contract, per Fox Sports NFL Insider Mike Garafolo. Big move in New Orleans, as Saints + DE Cam Jordan have agreed to a 5-year extension worth up to $60 million, source tells @FOXSports1 — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) June 2, 2015   Garafolo notes that the deal offers $33.8 million of guaranteed...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cameron Jordan Extension Could Be Preview Of Cameron Heyward New Deal

The New Orleans Saints have agreed to terms with defensive end Cameron Jordan on a five-year extension worth a maximum of $60 million on Tuesday and that deal could potentially wind up being a preview of what Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward will come close to receiving between now and the start of the 2015 […] Cameron Jordan Extension Could Be Preview Of Cameron...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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