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Seth Dunlap
August 09, 2019 - 11:35 pm
NFL fans getting worked up over the final score of a preseason game is a bit like panicking because your weeding's dress rehearsal wasn't flawless. It's rehearsal. It's preseason . No marriage was ever doomed because that steak was overcooked the night before you said 'I do.' No Super Bowl was ever...
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Steve Geller
August 09, 2019 - 1:56 pm
A good problem that Saints head coach Sean Payton and staff have this year is depth throughout the roster. We aren’t asking who is going to make the 2019 team; instead the question is, who isn’t? Fans may not like the preseason, but coaches do since they can better evaluate a player in a game...
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David Blake
August 09, 2019 - 12:51 pm
Among those excited about the game is the Voice of the Saints, Zach Strief. Even though many fans will watch players they have never seen, Strief says you never know when there's a breakout moment that might allow a rookie to fulfill a dream. "That's like, 'man, he just did it,' you know he worked...
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Chris Miller
August 09, 2019 - 12:09 pm
The NFL wants the judge presiding over the "No-Call" lawsuit in Orleans Civil District Court to move any depositions in the case to somewhere other in than New Orleans, citing safety concerns and travel expenses. The NFL's lawyers point to some choice tweets it says were directed at NFL...
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Steve Geller
August 08, 2019 - 4:47 pm
On the eve of the Saints first preseason game, a league source has confirmed that running back Kerwynn Williams has been signed. He spent time in the Chiefs training camp last season, but did not play at all in 2018. Remember Kerwynn Williams' 49 yard touchdown run Week 15? He didn't even need a...
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Seth Dunlap
August 07, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Saints vs. Vikings. How many times have we heard that over the last few seasons? Well, Friday will mark the fourth time in under three calendar years the the teams meet on the field. That includes two regular season game, and one fateful postseason game in Minneapolis. Teddy Bridgewater knows about...
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Steve Geller
August 07, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Saints add a new TE, Bell’s up & down day & Sherels in lead for punt return gig Saints players had a rude welcome back to practice following a day off since there wasn’t much cloud cover from the grueling sun today. 8 players were not seen at Wednesday’s scorching session: WR Keith Kirkwood...
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Steve Geller
August 05, 2019 - 7:41 pm
Head coach Sean Payton said that he thought Sunday night’s practice at Tulane was the best Saints session of camp and that the team put together another solid day of work Monday. Going through the roster, 10 players were not seen at today’s workout: WR Keith Kirkwood TE Alize Mack G/T Andrus Peat P...
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Seth Dunlap
Steve Geller
August 04, 2019 - 11:22 pm
12,000 Who Dats filed into Tulane’s Yulman Stadium to watch their beloved Black & Gold suit up for a training camp practice. Players were not in full pads and there were a few names missing from the uptown practice: T Terron Armstead WR Emmanuel Butler WR Keith Kirkwood TE Alize Mack WR/RS...
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Mar 4, 2019; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Rutgers defensive back Saquan Hampton (DB49) goes through workout drills during the 2019 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium.
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Kristian Garic
August 04, 2019 - 6:02 pm
One hundred and sixty-seven players were drafted ahead of Rutgers safety Saquan Hampton, before the Saints selected him in the sixth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. Hampton was considered a special teams depth pick at the time. That narrative may be changing. The bright eyed rookie is flashing some...
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