Can the Oakland Raiders beat the Pittsburgh Steelers?

This Sunday, the Oakland Raiders (2-4) take on the Pittsburgh Steelers (2-4) at Coliseum. With both teams having the same record, the loser of this weekend’s game is likely to lose their hopes for the playoffs. But after a week off for their bye, will the Oakland Raiders be ready to attack the Steelers’ strong offense? Martez Wilson (Photo credit: Dave Cariello) Oakland’s biggest...
October 24, 2013  |  1 Comment

New Orleans Saints: 3 key players on defense

Martez Wilson Kenny Vaccaro- For the New Orleans Saints defense to see major improvement, Vaccaro will have to have a Darren Sharper like impact. In the Saints super bowl run, the defense was less than perfect, but it was okay because Sharper on the back end erased so many mistakes with his playmaking abilities. The Saints have not been able to properly replace Sharper since his...
July 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Saints Nation's Top 10 Plays of the 2012 Season: #9 - Martez Wilson Punt Block & Courtney ...

While this game against the Redskins got the Saints' mediocre season off to a miserable start, this was an incredible play to end the first half. Special teams was one of the bright spots for the team this year, as they were consistently playing well all season long.   Previous Entries: #10 Devery Henderson's one handed grab 
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January 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: With Romeus Out, Martez Wilson Will Get Every Shot to Showcase his Stuff

The move that sent Martez Wilson to the defensive end depth chart this offseason was an interesting one that made some sense, given how explosive he is off the edge in pass rushing situations. The big question with that move is whether or not Wilson can handle the edge blocking of a mammoth tackle with elite strength. That said, Wilson wasn't moved to DE with the idea in mind that...
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June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Martez Wilson May Switch to Defensive End

3rd Round draft choice Martez Wilson was a promising rookie a year ago, but he mostly made his mark on pass rushing downs while blitzing from the linebacker position. The Saints liked his ability to get to the quarterback so much, in fact, they're apparently thinking about making the move to switch Wilson from linebacker to defensive end. Wilson apparently worked exclusively at right...
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May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Martez Wilson practicing at defensive end for Saints

The Saints used a 3rd round pick on Martez Wilson in 2011 and he played sparingly as a rookie, which is not a surprise. However, the Saints brought in 3 free agent linebackers this offseason, Curtis Lofton, David Hawthorne, and Chris Chamberlain so there isn’t a lot of room for Wilson to play at linebacker. Given that, the Saints are working him out at defensive end in OTAs. At 6...
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May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Player News Update: Martez Wilson Signs His Contract

Not long after it was announced that Mark Ingram signed with the New Orleans Saints came this announcement about the rookie LB Martez Wilson from Illinois signing his name on the dotted line for the one-time Super Bowl champion team. Martez (Tez) Wilson, Saints Here is the complete story as reported first by Dave Cariello on The New Orleans Saints have...
July 30, 2011  |  9 Comments

New Orleans Saints; Martez Wilson Tweets He Is The New # 95 For The Saints?.

source  A league source insists the Saints have not yet come to terms with Illinois linebacker Martez Wilson.Wilson, a third round draft pick by New Orleans last April, will compete for playing  time on the defense...
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July 27, 2011  |  4 Comments

Fast As Fast Can Be: What Does Martez Wilson Bring To The Saints Defense?

Saints LB Martez Wilson (Source: Try to think of the New Orleans Saints defense in the last twenty years, specifically the linebacker position. Naturally the Dome Patrol comes to mind, consisting of Rickey Jackson...
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May 13, 2011  |  Discuss

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