Is Brandon Browner the worst free agent signing in New Orleans Saints history?

Now that Browner’s career as a New Orleans Saint has come to a both horrific and abrupt end, we have to ask the depressing question. Is he the worst free agent ever in the history of the New Orleans Saints? I actually worked on this topic back in 2013 and came up with a list of the 10 worst free agent signings in Saints history at the time. Since then there’s been Browner, Jairus...
Via The Saints Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals' Lewis brings back Coyle, adds Lazor to coaching staff

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis didn't take long to fill some of the vacancies on his coaching staff that have arisen over the last week. After promoting Ken Zampese to offensive coordinator and naming Jim Haslett linebackers coach on Friday, Lewis added three more veteran coaches on Monday, giving him his most experienced staff in 14 years with the Bengals. Two have...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cincinnati Bengals add three new coaches; promote two more

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Cincinnati Bengals have lost coaches before. And replaced them before. And after...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State’s coaching shuffle in review

Barring any further changes, it appears Penn State’s coaching staff for 2016 is now in place. The addition of Tim Banks to serve as the team’s new safeties coach, while also helping to coordinate the defense, filled the final vacancy on the staff for James Franklin. Whiel the loss of defensive cooridnator Bob Shoop was a significant loss for the program, Penn State added some...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Cincinnati Bengals

Bengals' Adam Jones cops heavy NFL fine Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones has incurred the heaviest fine of $US28 ... Porter, who had ventured onto the field among Cincinnati's players ... Adam Jones apologizes to Antonio Brown Here are the top stories from Friday: the Steelers wide receiver ruled out for Saturday's game, gets apology from Adam Jones (by Jeremy Fowler and ...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals promote Zampese to OC, hire Haslett for linebackers

The Cincinnati Bengals have promoted from within to fill the offensive coordinator role vacated by Hue Jackson. Ken Zampese, the team's quarterbacks coach since Marvin Lewis took over in 2003, was promoted to oversee the offense, giving the unit continuity after a 12-4 season. Zampese, 48, is the son of longtime NFL assistant coach Ernie Zampese. Continuity and the continue progress...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bengals, Buccaneers, Lions, Packers, & Steelers

Bengals The Cincinnati Bengals announced that they’ve hired former Redskins DC Jim Haslett as their LBs coach. Buccaneers New Buccaneers HC Dirk Koetter confirmed that he will continue to be the team’s offensive play-caller. Koetter said that majority of the Bucs’ offensive staff will be back next season. Lions Josh Katzenstein reports that the Lions have fired...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Officially Promote Ken Zampese To Offensive Coordinator

The Cincinnati Bengals officially promoted QB coach Ken Zampese  to offensive coordinator. NEWS: #Bengals name QB Coach Ken Zampese to Offensive Coordinator position. Jim Haslett hired as LB Coach. — Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) January 15, 2016 Zampese will replace Hue Jackson, who agreed to become the next head coach of the Browns. The Bengals have lost multiple offensive...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

5 reasons why the the RG3 era in Washington was a failure

With over 4,000 combined passing and rushing yards, 27 combined touchdowns and just five interceptions, the Robert Griffin III era couldn't have gotten off to a better start in 2012. Then, a major knee injury in the 2012 postseason changed the course of his career. RG3 was never the same once he returned from injury, and he struggled to stay healthy. The Redskins eventually moved...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Kingsbury's football education includes a season with the Saints

Kingsbury never played a down in a regular season game before the Saints released him before the following season. Yet he has fond memories of the Saints' 8-8 '04 year under head coach Jim Haslett and offensive coordinator Mike McCarthy.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
December 27, 2015

Ex-Saint Joe Horn looks back on Hurricane Katrina

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Mississippi. It destroyed just about everything on the beaches of Gulfport and Biloxi, while the levees breaking waterlogged the city of New Orleans. The New Orleans Saints were forced out of the city for nearly the entire 2005 season, but one legendary looked back on the aftermath of the storm. Bleacher Report...
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins LB Keenan Robinson: Easier to relate to new DC Joe Barry than Jim Haslett

Back in December, former Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher said that former Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett was "clueless as a defensive coordinator." Current Redskins linebacker Keenan Robinson doesn't feel the same way, but he's happy to have new defensive coordinator Joe Barry on board.“He brings a new sort of energy to the team,” Robinson said of Barry...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Penn State adds Jim Haslett as consultant

Penn State head coach James Franklin announced on Wednesday that he has hired former NFL head coach and defensive coordinator Jim Haslett to serve as a consultant to the Nittany Lions football program. Haslett, a Pittsburgh native, was the defensive coordinator for the Washington Redskins from 2010-2014 until he and the club announced a “mutual parting of ways” in late December...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL coaching veteran Haslett joins Penn State staff

Penn State announced Wednesday former NFL Coach of the Year Jim Haslett will serve as a consultant for the Nittany Lions this fall.  A Pennsylvania native, Haslett was the head coach of the New Orleans Saints from 2000-05. He spent the past five seasons as defensive coordinator for the Washington Redskins.  "I am thrilled to join the Penn State football family," Haslett said via...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jim Haslett takes his talents to Penn State

Jim Haslett will be joining the Penn State Nittany Lions football program as a consultant to the team according to an ESPN report. The former Saints, Rams and Redskins coach will join the program for the upcoming 2015 college football season. On Wednesday, Jim Haslett offered up what he feels about the transition to the school and what he sees in the program. “I am thrilled to...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL coach Haslett hired as Penn State's 'sounding board'

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) The coach who guided the New Orleans Saints through Hurricane Katrina has joined Penn State's football team as a consultant. Penn State says Jim Haslett will work with its offensive, defensive and specials teams coaches and serve as a ''sounding board'' for the staff. The 59-year-old Pittsburgh native played linebacker at Indiana University of Pennsylvania...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints induct KRs Tyrone Hughes and Michael “Beerman” Lewis into the Saints Hall of Fame

The latest two players added to the Saints Hall of Fame are both kick returners I’ve had the pleasure of watching in person. Both were pretty much the best returners in the league for a short time at their peak. Hughes made the Pro Bowl as a rookie in 1993 and Lewis also made it once in 2002. Hughes finished his career with 5 kick returns (kickoff or punt) for touchdowns as a Saint...
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May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

London Fletcher to Jim Haslett: “I caused you harm. Apologize.”

Former Redskins linebacker, hero and all around good guy shocked us a few months ago when he slammed former defensive coordinator Jim Haslett’s chops as a coach. “Why does Jim Haslett still have his job as a defensive coordinator after five years now of just ineptitude at the defensive coordinator position? He’s clueless as a defensive coordinator. He lacks attention to detail...
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March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Redskins LB Fletcher sorry scatching comments about Haslett

Ex-Redskins linebacker London Fletcher says he wants to make amends for his scathing criticism of the team's former defensive coordinator, Jim Haslett. On Wednesday, Fletcher wrote on Twitter that he had "reached out" to Haslett and "apologized for the harm I caused him and his family. He didn't deserve to be treated like that." In a TV appearance in December, Fletcher called Haslett...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Fletcher says he apologized to Haslett for harsh remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) Ex-Redskins linebacker London Fletcher says he wants to make amends for his scathing criticism of the team's former defensive coordinator, Jim Haslett. On Wednesday, Fletcher wrote on Twitter that he had ''reached out'' to Haslett and ''apologized for the harm I caused him and his family. He didn't deserve to be treated like that.'' In a TV appearance in December...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Washington Redskins LB London Fletcher makes public apology

After several months, it seems like London Fletcher has been hit with a change of heart. In early December, Fletcher went on an unapologetic rant directed at his former defensive coordinator Jim Haslett. Here are just a couple of the more memorable moments. Fletcher on Haslett: “he would take the 85 Bears and turn them into a mediocre Defense” https://t.co/kJXmxl0G0X — Danny...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins hire Joe Barry as new defensive coordinator

The Washington Redskins have finally hired a defensive coordinator and it’s the guy we thought had been hired back on January 14 — Joe Barry, the former linebackers coach of the San Diego Chargers. Barry replaces Jim Haslett, who was fired after five seasons as defensive coordinator of the Redskins. [Watch this video of Barry explaining what he does.] Barry, who will turn 45...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins hire Chargers LB coach Barry as defensive coordinator

ASHBURN, Va. -- Joe Barry is the new defensive coordinator for the Washington Redskins. The San Diego Chargers' linebackers coach was hired Tuesday by Redskins coach Jay Gruden after a nearly three-week search for a replacement for Jim Haslett. Barry has been a defensive coordinator once before. He was on the staff of the 2008 Detroit Lions, the only 0-16 team in NFL history. He...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins have to make the right hire at defensive coordinator

Better safe than sorry, right? It’s been over two weeks since the Redskins parted with Jim Haslett, and you can be sure that Washington has gone through their due diligence in finding a replacement. So far, the Redskins have interviewed at least six candidates, including former head coaches Wade Phillips, Eric Mangini and Raheem Morris. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport and...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins to hire Joe Barry as Defensive Coordinator

Reports are swirling that the Washington Redskins plan to hire Joe Barry — currently the linebackers coach of the San Diego Chargers — to be their new defensive coordinator. The #Redskins plan on hiring #Chargers LB coach Joe Barry as their defensive coordinator, sources say. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 14, 2015 If true, Barry would replace Jim Haslett, who was fired...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss
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