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Five reasons why Kenny Stills is a perfect fit for the Miami Dolphins

For the last two seasons the Miami Dolphins had speedster Mike Wallace and for many reasons, his full potential was never reached. This year the Dolphins basically traded Mike Wallace for Kenny Stills. Stills has spent the first two years of his career with the New Orleans Saints, catching balls from Drew Brees, one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL. While there is the narrative...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton Knows Jimmy Graham Trade will be a Struggle for Drew Brees

It has been a couple weeks since the New Orleans Saints sent Jimmy Graham packing in a shocking trade to the Seattle Seahawks for Max Unger and a first-round pick. For the first time, the Saints are speaking out on how the trade will impact quarterback Drew Brees moving forward. Head coach Sean Payton spoke with NBC Sports on Monday the situation. I think it’s tough. Especially...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton addresses Drew Brees trade rumors

In an interview with Chris Myers, Saints coach Sean Payton dispelled the notion that the team is shopping quarterback Drew Brees. Since the Saints traded star tight end Jimmy Graham earlier this month, there have been rumors that New Orleans may be on the precipice of a full-scale rebuild. Payton dispelled the rumor that it might be time to move on from a 36-year-old quarterback...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints GM: We're not trading Drew Brees

By Vincent FrankAfter sending Pro Bowl tight end Jimmy Graham packing in a trade, there was some speculation that the New Orleans Saints might be prepared to blow things up.That increased when the team also traded Pro Bowl guard Ben Grubbs and young wide receiver Kenny Stills.However, Saints general manager Mickey Loomis on Monday shot down rumors that Drew Brees is on the trade...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints GM: We're not trading Drew Brees

After sending Pro Bowl tight end Jimmy Graham packing in a trade, there was some speculation that the New Orleans Saints might be prepared to blow things up. That increased when the team also traded Pro Bowl guard Ben Grubbs and young receiver Kenny Stills. However, Saints general manager Mickey Loomis shot down rumors that Drew Brees is on the trade block following these flurry...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints GM: We’re not trading Drew Brees

Crystal LoGiudice-USA TODAY Sports The New Orleans are rumored to be interested in trading up for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota.  But general manager Mickey Loomis said Monday that the team is not even considering life after quarterback Drew Brees. “Anybody who thinks we’re trading Drew Brees, that’s just not true,” Loomis told USA TODAY Sports. Brees turned 36 in...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints want to trade up for Marcus Mariota?

The New Orleans Saints have been extremely busy this offseason, and they could be looking to make more big moves before the end of the offseason. According to a report from Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Saints are one of the teams that could be looking to trade up for Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota in the 2015 NFL Draft. It would certainly be an intriguing move...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Mock Draft: Picks 11-20

The middle of the first round is filled with trades in the second installment of my 2015 NFL mock draft. Three trades in ten picks occur as teams try to fill their needs to push themselves into the playoffs. Trae Waynes heads off the middle of round 1 after being selected by the Minnesota Vikings 11th overall in my 2015 NFL mock draft. 11. Minnesota Vikings: Trae Waynes After...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Next Season Going to be the Last for San Diego Chargers QB Phillip Rivers?

Phillip Rivers has been the man for San Diego for quite some time. A first round draft pick in 2004 he had to wait for the team to get tired of Drew Brees before getting the chance to start in 2006. Since then he has made the Pro Bowl five times, been named comeback player of the year, and led the team to the post season five times (and to the conference championship once).He'll...
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

In-Between Practice Note #2 – 3/18

Pitt Spring Practice #2 is in the books and here are some links and quotes to get the fan blood running.  One common theme we are hearing from the players is that these practice sessions are more “energetic” than the ones under Paul Chryst.  “As a whole, it’s extremely energetic. The way they approach practice, lifting, is different. Not to say that our last staff didn’t...
Via Pitt Blather
8 days ago  |  Discuss

A New Plan: Saints Restructuring All Around

Keeping up with the moves New Orleans has made this offseason is not getting easier. The Saints have traded out some really great talent on the offensive side of the ball, and simply cut those not contributing enough defensively. Ultimately, I feel New Orleans is making more longer term adjustments than anything else. Why is this the offseason to make these moves, and what else is...
Via Pro Football Spot
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Newest New Orleans Saints linebacker agrees to a massive paycut

Yesterday I wrote about how even though the New Orleans Saints have made a ton of cost-cutting moves this offseason, they’re still extremely limited in regards to cap room. Today they took another step towards tightening their belts… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: How all 32 NFL teams stack up one week into free agency NFL Draft Preview: The 10 best edge pass rushers on the...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

How to fix the New Orleans Saints in three easy steps

My dream of New Orleans going into a full rebuild and trading Drew Brees seems dead. Well … it was never really alive. NFL teams don’t think the way NBA teams do, for better or worse. They aren’t willing to sacrifice full seasons for the purpose of a rebuild. It’s why Jacksonville and Oakland are spending big on free agents despite being several seasons away from contention...
Via The Sports Post
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees With vs Drew Brees Without Jimmy Graham

The New Orleans Saints have retooled and look a lot more like the Saints of old, than the Saints us fantasy football players fell in love with.  Jimmy Graham did not come around until the 2010 NFL season, and it wasn't until the 2011 season the he broke out.  Drew Brees signed on with New Orleans prior to he 2006 season.  After a 10-6 record to begin the new era of football...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins finalizing deal for WR Kenny Stills

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Kenny Stills is one of the best young wide receivers in the NFL, but the New Orleans Saints have reportedly been looking to trade him. According to a report from Rand Getlin, the Miami Dolphins are finalizing a deal to acquire Stills from the Saints. Source: The #Saints are in the process of trading WR Kenny Stills to the Miami #Dolphins. ...
Via Sports-Glory
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the New Orleans Saints Have the Best Offense in the NFC South?

In the midst of a hectic free agency period, the crew at TopSportsReport decided that it was time to take a deep look at the roster shifts occurring and determine which teams are getting better and which teams are getting worse.  To present these opinions, I have decided to write an offensive power rankings article.  In this article, I go team by team and discuss teams’ current...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

MEME: Atlanta Falcons fans are ecstatic about the New Orleans Saints blowing up

The New Orleans Saints are in full-on firesale mode, and nobody could be happier than fans of their greatest rivals, the Atlanta Falcons. Jimmy Graham has been traded to the Seahawks and Drew Brees may be dealt to the Buccaneers, and that’s just the start of the epic cost-cutting moves going down in Nola right now… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 worst NFL free agent signings...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints sign CB Brandon Browner

Stew Milne-USA TODAY Sports Brandon Browner is fresh off of a Super Bowl winning season with the New England Patriots, but he chose to test the free agent market after they decided to not bring him back. The New Orleans Saints immediately expressed interest in signing him, and according to a report from Adam Schefter have effectively brought him on board. Saints signing former...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Drew Brees should not take a pay cut: Jeff Duncan's Dis & Dat

Saints interest in Brandon Browner makes sense
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
14 days ago

Saints trying to sign CB Brandon Browner

Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports The New Orleans Saints have offered cornerback Brandon Browner a contract, reports NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Meanwhile, #Saints made a major push to sign CB Brandon Browner yesterday, offering him more than $5M per year. Could help that locker room — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 12, 2015 If the #Saints do sign Brandon Browner, &...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees is sad about Jimmy Graham going to the Seattle Seahawks and it’s hilarious

As it turns out, I have some lingering resentment for the New Orleans Saints from that playoff game a couple of years ago, because I’m really getting a kick out of how much pain this Jimmy Graham trade to the Seattle Seahawks is causing the Saints and their fans. First, a video of a seven year old girl throwing a little hissy fit when she found out Jimmy was leaving went viral...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Jimmy Graham trade impacts Drew Brees' future

Now that we have had some time to take a step back from the enormous trade that sent Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks after five stellar seasons with the New Orleans Saints, it’s time to analyze the deal from all different perspectives. In five seasons with the Saints, Graham racked up 386 receptions for 4,752 yards and 51 touchdowns. Needless to say, losing someone of Graham’s...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Getting Rid of Drew Brees Next?

After a 7-9 season last year the New Orleans Saints clearly needed to address a few holes on the roster. Rather than just address the holes though it appears that they are opting to blow the roster up and go for a total roster rebuild instead. Several players have left already including superstar tight end Jimmy Graham. If you were shocked at that the next move they are rumored to...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

It Looks Like Drew Brees Isn’t Taking The Jimmy Graham Trade That Well

pic.twitter.com/sCkmJDG50b — Drew Brees (@drewbrees) March 11, 2015 It has to be tough to see a friend and teammates get traded to another team. If you’re Drew Brees, it has to be extra-tough to see your best receiving threat suddenly vanish from the Saints roster. The blockbuster trade that sent Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Would the New Orleans Saints really trade Drew Brees for the number one pick?

If you asked me yesterday I would say that this idea is 100 percent never going to happen and it would be a waste of time even to bring it up. Now, I have no idea what’s realistic in the NFL anymore. The New Orleans Saints traded Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks yesterday, and now there’s a rumor going around that they may deal Drew Brees to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss
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