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Saints' rookie Cooks steals show again

The star of the New Orleans Saints' scrimmage on Saturday? The same guy who has been the star of their entire camp -- rookie receiver Brandin Cooks. Somehow, the dynamic playmaker keeps managing to top himself with each passing day. Among his other highlights on Saturday, Cooks torched cornerback Rod Sweeting with a sharp cut for a touchdown of about 25-30 yards, leaped up...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints rookie receiver Brandin Cooks impressing at training camp

This is exactly what the other 31 NFL teams need: another lethal target for Drew Brees to throw at. Rookie wide receiver Brandin Cooks is turning heads at the Saints training camp, according to a report by Mike Triplett of ESPN: “Somehow, the dynamic playmaker keeps managing to top himself with each passing day. Among his other highlights on Saturday, Cooks torched cornerbackÂ...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints undrafted free agent standouts

It’s a great time of the year for those of us that follow the NFL offseason.  Teams are finally having padded, full-contact practices that can make some players stand out and others fall by the wayside.  Every team has to carry a roster of 53 active players and at most 8 practice squad players before opening day in September.  Competition is fierce to earn one of those roster...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mailbag: New Orleans Saints’ draft needs and weaknesses

In this week’s mailbag, we look at the Saints weaknesses and let you know who you should be picking in the NCAA Tournament 1.) After a week of free agency, how have the Saints’ draft needs changed? Through the first week of free agency, the Saints should be able to knock a few of their “first round needs” off of the board. Bringing in Jairus Byrd strengthens up the back...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Week 12 Thursday Night Football Actives and Inactives

FFLockerRoom will be giving you a smorgasbord of NFL actives, inactives and weather each and every week leading up to game time during the NFL season. Used correctly, this tool will give you a major advantage over your competition in your fantasy football league(s). Now let’s get into the Week 12 Thursday Night Football Actives and Inactives  brought to you by FFLockerRoom so...
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November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Saints rookies welcomed the NFL

As soon as the Saints wrapped up their final practicebefore Friday nights pre-season showdown with Kansas City Chiefs, the Black and Golds veterans decided to welcome the rookies to the NFL. Will Smith, Roman Harper, Akiem Hicks and Malcolm Jenkins got down to the business of taping rookies Kenny Vaccaro and Rod Sweeting to the indoor practice facilitys goal post within moments...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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