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Chris Miller
May 24, 2019 - 2:18 pm
Otis Washington, who led St. Augustine to state championships in 1975, 1978 and 1979, has died. He was 80. Washington later coached the offensive line at LSU, breaking the color barrier among LSU assistant coaches. He went on to become head coach at Southern University. "That is a household name,...
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Seth Dunlap
May 23, 2019 - 6:19 pm
The 2019 NFL season is in its infant stages, with just a few days of OTAs in the books, but player evaluations are already underway. For the Saints, and head coach Sean Payton, that means getting a first real look at newly signed players like tight end Jared Cook. Cook, who himself expressed...
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Chris Bennett, WWL Radio
By: Kristian Garic Team WWL got a first look at the Saints this off-season, as the Black & Gold wrapped up the first week of Organized Team Activities. With no pads, it’s hard to truly get a read on some players, but Bobby Hebert spent some time watching the “skill” players and walked away with...
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Seth Dunlap
May 23, 2019 - 3:20 pm
The New Orleans Saints believe they may have found a pass-catching weapon at the tight end position that they've lacked since Jimmy Graham was traded to Seattle. The Saints signed Jared Cook in free agency this offseason, with the 32-year old coming off arguably the best season of his career while...
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FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft leaves his seat during an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat in New York. A Florida judge has blocked prosecutors from using video that allegedly shows Kraft engaging in paid sex at a massage parlor. Judge Leonard Hanser ruled Monday, May, 13, 2019, that Jupiter police did not follow proper procedures after installing the hidden cameras that secretly recorded Kraft visiting the Orchids of Asia Day Spa twice in January. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
May 21, 2019 - 4:48 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor. Judge Leonard Hanser agreed Tuesday to postpone the trial indefinitely while prosecutors appeal his decision blocking their...
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Atlanta Falcons President and CEO, Rich McKay, speaks to the media during the NFL owners meeting, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
May 21, 2019 - 4:48 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — NFL owners meeting Wednesday will consider a proposal to refine the new rule that allows challenges involving pass interference, and may also announce locations to host upcoming drafts. Owners voted in March to allow interference calls or non-calls to be challenged by...
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USA Today
Steve Geller
May 21, 2019 - 4:20 pm
The Saints have announced that they have signed defensive end Wes Horton and waived linebacker Darrell Williams. Horton is 29 years old and was signed by the Panthers as an undrafted free agent out of USC in 2013. He appeared in all 16 games for Carolina last year and recorded 24 tackles with 1.5...
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Steve Geller
May 20, 2019 - 11:41 am
The sun was out in full force this morning and even though it is just May 20th, it's beginning to feel like summertime in New Orleans. The good news is that means NFL training camps aren’t too far off, and Saints voluntary organized team activities actually kickoff this week. Before that happens...
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Chris Miller
May 15, 2019 - 9:54 am
LSU will play the Texas Longhorns this September, and the game will be featured as ABC's Saturday primetime game, the network announced today. It will be Saturday Night Football in Austin! LSU and Texas will meet at 6:30 p.m. on ABC in week two. https://t.co/3nhTAKqWhS pic.twitter.com/SZ4QK4iOMW —...
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Steve Geller
May 13, 2019 - 4:39 pm
After a 3 day rookie minicamp wrapped up on Sunday, the Saints have announced that they have signed the following players: Fullback Michael Burton Defensive lineman Geneo Grissom Wide receiver Cyril Grayson Jr. Center Marcus Henry Tackle Ulrick John Linebacker Colton Jumper Running back A.J...
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