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Sean Payton’s Offseason Plan Coming Into View

It looks as if the New Orleans Saints will focus on bringing in offensive and defensive line help in free agency, and may let some of their CB and RB needs fall to the draft. New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton recently spoke with Saints writer John DeShazier about the team’s offseason, their 2016 […] Sean Payton’s Offseason Plan Coming Into View - Who Dat Dish - Who...
Via Who Dat Dish
15 hours ago

Q&A with the attorney of former Saint Robert Meachem’s wife: Mitchell Hoffman

701 Poydras St, ste 3600, New Orleans, LA 70139 is one address where you won’t find Robert Meachem, hanging around. In fact, it is probably the last place on earth outside of the Gretna jail that Robert Meachem, the former Saint, would want to be at. That’s because that happens to be the address of […] Q&A with the attorney of former Saint Robert Meachem’s wife: Mitchell...
Via Who Dat Dish
23 hours ago

Top prospects the New Orleans Saints could draft to replace Drew Brees

Drew Brees shows no signs of aging at 38 years old, and the gunslinger has been remarkably consistent over his career. Brees turned in an NFL record fifth season of over 5,000 passing yards, and with young weapons Brandin Cooks and Michael Thomas on the outside, the Saints quarterback could cement himself as one of the all-time greats this next year. However, his one year deal...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

How to rank the New Orleans Saints needs going into 2017

There’s plenty of discussion to be had on what the most important positions the Saints should address during the offseason. So, we take the most common and put them under a microscope. It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that the New Orleans Saints have some serious holes to fill over the offseason if they want the streak of consecutive 7-9 seasons to end at three. The question...
Via Canal Street Chronicles
1 day ago

New Orleans Saints: Payton’s 7 Year Itch

Most people know what the saying “The Seven Year Itch” means literally. Accordingly, there was even a movie made about how a person is tempted to go elsewhere in a relationship after seven years of marriage. While the Saints and Payton may not be officially married, there are some similarities. For this article, the seven […] New Orleans Saints: Payton’s 7 Year Itch - Who...
Via Who Dat Dish
1 day ago

Former NFL CB Shawn Springs is now a CEO at a startup aiming to make football safer

Former NFL cornerback Shawn Springs went from being a first-round draft pick of the Seattle Seahawks in 1997 to the CEO of a startup company that is creating new helmet technology.Springs, who spent three years analyzing the helmet industry, has utilized parts of baby car seats as a means for a protective foam. The Crash Cloud system consists of airbags that are lightweight and...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints fan trolls Falcons with float, pokes fun at Super Bowl loss

It didn’t take long for New Orleans Saints fans to have some fun at the Falcons’ expense for their epic choke in Super Bowl LI. The Falcons blew a 28-3 lead in the game, and went on to lose in overtime, 34-28. Saints fans were probably pretty elated when they saw their division rival blow a 25-point lead, especially since they had a 99.6-percent win percentage to emerge as Super...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mardi Gras parade float trolls Matt Ryan, Falcons

Mardi Gras in New Orleans is one of the biggest parties in the United States. It takes place this month and will include a lot of drinking. It will also include a history of the New Orleans area, including the Saints themselves.It’s a special year for the community, as the Saints are celebrating their 50th season in existence. It’s also somewhat special considering it comes just...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints staying home in Metairie for 2017 training camp

METAIRIE, La. (AP) The Saints have decided to hold 2017 training camp at their New Orleans-area headquarters. The club last held training camp in Metairie, Louisiana, in 2013, which is also the last time the Saints made the playoffs. For the past three seasons, the Saints spent the first few weeks of training camp at the luxury Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, West...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: When the Falcons lose the Super Bowl: Saints Fans' Reaction

The New Orleans Saints fans know what we mean...
Via NOLA.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton has plan to keep players off social media before games

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton knows it can be a challenge to keep players focused and away from social media before games, so he devised a plan to give them no choice but to put their phones away. Payton told CBS Radio’s Tiki and Tierney that he’s having a device installed in the Saints locker room that will block players from getting on social media before games. “It’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton wants to add a scrambler to Saints locker room to block phone usage

Sean Payton doesn’t want his New Orleans Saints on their cell phones or social media before and after games.In fact, Payton feels so strong on this matter he aims to install some sort of scrambler to interrupt cellular signals in the locker room.He spoke with Nick Underhill of the New Orleans Advocate on the topic:“It’s just a simpler scrambler that just avoids the social media...
Via The Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees indicates he has a few more years in the NFL

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees just turned 38, but his age doesn’t appear to be creeping up on him just yet.The 10-time Pro Bowler had this to say about how much longer he plans on playing.“I got a few more (years) at least,” Brees said on NFL Network’s Good Morning Football on Thursday. “When you first get into the league you think you’re invincible, right...
Via Sportsnaut
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees opens up about potential retirement, Super Bowl aspirations (VIDEO)

At 38 years of age, Saints quarterback Drew Brees knows his window of opportunity is beginning to close. The Saints provided some exciting moments last season, but missed the playoffs and are still a work in progress, especially on defense. New Orleans fields a team, that, on paper, looks to still be in “win-now” mode, due to the young playmakers they have on offense that are...
Via The Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Super Bowl LI: What's a New Orleans Saints fan to do?

Worst matchup ever for Saints fans? A bit of fun for the WhoDat Nation... Share if you agree
Via NOLA.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mickey Loomis explains why Saints have seldom drafted LSU players

Via NOLA.com
24 days ago  |  Discuss

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
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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