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Saints Nation: Saints Announce 2013 Practice Squad

So far there's been no changes to the Saints' active roster, although that could still change in the days leading up to the Falcons game. The Saints did announce that they've filled six of their eight available spots for the practice squad, and unlike last year the names all come from players that participated in Saints' camp this summer, with the exception of Rolle...
Via The Saints Nation
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Training Camp Position Battle Preview - Tight Ends

The top two tight ends on the Saints' roster are locks. In fact, the Saints finally have a tandem that could really make this offense operate at the level it did when they had both Shockey and Graham together. Beyond that, the question is how many the Saints will keep and which players those will be. The Saints currently carry five tight ends on the roster, with two being undrafted...
Via The Saints Nation
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Saints sign 8 to practice squad

The Saints have signed eight players to their practice squad, including rookie safety Jerico Nelson, tight end Michael Higgins and receiver Andy Tanner. Nelson grew up in suburban New Orleans and played at Arkansas. The 6-foot-5, 242-pound Higgins spent part of 2011, his rookie season, on both the Saints' practice squad and active roster, appearing in two regular-season games...
Via AP on Fox
September 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Saints Announce 2012 Practice Squad

We already knew undrafted rookie S Jerico Nelson out of Arkansas, WR Andy Tanner, and G Ricky Henry from the Bears were three names destined for the Saints practice squad. Today the Saints shared the other five names with us to round out their eight man practice squad. They are DE Braylon Broughton (undrafted rookie out of TCU that was a final cut for Saints), LB Ezra Butler (1 year...
Via The Saints Nation
September 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Saints Finally Add Depth at Tight End in Time for Camp

The Saints had two roster moves yesterday thanks to the spots opened up by the placement of Jonathan Vilma on the reserve/suspended list and the waiving of receiver Kevin Hardy who will no longer accompany the team to training camp. The two pick ups made yesterday to fill those spots were TE Derek Schouman and WR Marques Clark. Those two players will join the team immediately for...
Via The Saints Nation
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Full list of Lions-Saints inactives

For your reading plesaure: Lions RB Aaron Brown G Leonard Davis DE Lawrence Jackson CB Chris Houston S Louis Delmas CB Brandon McDonald Saints RB Chris Ivory CB Johnny Patrick T William Robinson TE Michael Higgins WR Adrian Arrington DE Turk McBride LB
Via Lions Blog
December 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: What the Loss of David Thomas Means to Saints

David Thomas was announced as being placed on IR last night, with tight end Michael Higgins being called up to replace him on the roster at tight end. Thomas missed many games already this season with a severe concussion, and while it has yet to be publicly stated, all signs suggest he had a setback with yet another head injury. The concern has to be with this latest development...
Via The Saints Nation
November 23, 2011  |  Discuss
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