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Source: Saints never spoke to Colts about Sean Payton

The Colts have denied it on the record, and the Saints eventually may do the same. For now, a source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that no one from the Saints at any time has ever spoken to the Colts, directly or indirectly, about a deal for coach Sean Payton. Colts COO Pete Ward…
Via Pro Football Talk
9 hours ago

Report: Colts tried to trade for Sean Payton

The Indianapolis Colts announced this weekend that they are bringing Chuck Pagano back as their head coach next season, but he clearly wasn’t their top choice.Not only did Indianapolis make a run at Jon Gruden, but they also had talks with the New Orleans Saints about Sean Payton for the second straight season.CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that the two teams talked about...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Draft: Social Media Repercussions

The players that will be preparing for the upcoming draft will need to be careful. In 2017, the awareness of social media has to be known. Hopefully, the agent has done his job of warning potential draftees. While most of the rhetoric will never be read. One insensitive tweet or post could harm your draft status. The […] New Orleans Saints Draft: Social Media Repercussions -...
Via Who Dat Dish
16 hours ago

New Orleans Saints Free Agency Profile: Tight Ends

The New Orleans Saints are one of 32 NFL teams that are looking hard over their position groups this weekend. Generally speaking, this is an attempt to improve their teams to get to the position that the Steelers, Patriots, Packers and Falcons are today; an opportunity to play in the Super Bowl. There was a time, […] New Orleans Saints Free Agency Profile: Tight Ends - Who Dat...
Via Who Dat Dish
18 hours ago

New Orleans Saints: Senior Bowl Profile Tre’Davious White, CB, LSU

In a recently released mock draft, NFL.com’s Daniel Jeremiah has the Saints drafting LSU cornerback Tre’Davious White at pick 11. WhoDatDish.com takes a look at the pick who will be playing in the Senior Bowl on January 28 in Mobile, Alabama. Daniel Jeremiah’s complete mock draft can be found here. In his own mock draft, NFL.com’s Mel […] New Orleans Saints: Senior Bowl...
Via Who Dat Dish
19 hours ago

Saints News, 1/20/17: All London Game Dates Announced

New Orleans will play the Dolphins on 10/1 next season, and Anthony Davis is starting for the Western All-Star team. Slow news day. 2017 Wembley Stadium @NFL game dates confirmed:@Ravens vs. @Jaguars Sept 24@Saints vs. @MiamiDolphins Oct 1— Michael Signora (@NFLfootballinfo) January 20, 2017 CONFIRMED: the Saints game in London vs the Dolphins will be Oct. 1...
Via Canal Street Chronicles
2 days ago

Saints 2016 Year in Review: Max Unger

Two years later, center Max Unger still gives the Saints the edge in the Jimmy Graham trade There was a lot of hand-wringing in New Orleans when the Saints traded tight end Jimmy Graham to the Seahawks two years ago, and that’s normal, we all know what the word “fan” stands for, and “Jimmy” was a fan favorite in NOLA. And we just…shipped him away? To the Seahawks for...
Via Canal Street Chronicles
3 days ago

Saints DB Kenny Vaccaro didn’t realize Adderall was banned

Every NFL player is given an updated list of banned substances prior to the start of offseason. This makes sure each player knows just what is banned from consumption. The list is extensive, detailed, and can be tedious to read. That being said, it is every player’s responsibility to know what’s on the list and what he can or can not take. At the very least, a player can use...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The New Orleans Saints have a long offseason ahead

The New Orleans Saints had a very disappointing regular season. They finished the season as third in the NFC south division with a 7-9 overall record. Seven of their nine losses were by less than seven points. Statistically, their season was up and down. They finished as the number one overall offense, but 27th overall in defense. They recently fired five coaches, all either defensive...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints clean house could indicate Payton will remain as head coach

After weeks of reports suggesting Sean Payton could leave the New Orleans Saints, the word has now changed and the speculation is the 53-year-old coach will remain with New Orleans. Sporting News NFL reporter Alex Marvez reported Thursday that the Saints fired multiple members of the coaching staff and nearly cleaned house. Source tells @sn_nfl that @Saints have fired assts Joe...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints' Brees taking short-term view as career hits twilight

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Drew Brees, who turns 38 in less than two weeks, doesn't want to contemplate the future of his prolific NFL career beyond next season with the New Orleans Saints. ''That's not a lack of commitment or anything like that,'' said Brees, who has played in New Orleans since 2006, and passed for 5,000-plus yards an NFL-record five times since 2008. ''I just want to focus...
Via Associated Press
19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Drew Brees: Fans not as frustrated as I am

Drew Brees says fans are not as frustrated about last three 7-9 seasons as he is, Monday, Jan. 2, 2017.
Via NOLA.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Drew Brees says he will play out final year of contract

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees talks after the end of a 7-9 season, Monday, Jan. 2, 2017.
Via NOLA.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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