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Kristian Garic
March 26, 2018 - 3:05 pm
New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson always thought she could eventually become the owner of the two teams, and less than two weeks into her ownership, we are starting to learn more about her. 03-26-18 Gayle Benson.MP3 Benson says she doesn't have any hobbies -- work is her hobby. "I...
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Chris Miller
March 22, 2018 - 1:34 pm
One of the greatest players to wear a fleur-de-lis, Hall of Fame kicker Morten Andersen, paid his last respects to Tom Benson today. Andersen got a little emotional as he reminisced about his time with the Saints and his memories of Benson. "Mr. Benson and I had a really good, trusting relationship...
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Kristian Garic
March 15, 2018 - 3:36 pm
The Saints are set to visit with free agent defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh tomorrow. This is very interesting, Suh has been a polarizing player at times in his career. As the Detroit Lions second overall draft pick in 2010, Suh didn't disappoint. "When he wants it, nobody can block him," explained...
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Jim Hanzo
March 14, 2018 - 8:36 am
With the Drew Brees contract behind them what position would Saints fans like to see their team go after in free agency. With the NFL Free Agency period beginning today, do the Saints look for weapons for number 9, Drew Brees or look for defensive help? We asked some Who Dats downtown. "If you look...
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Chris Miller
March 13, 2018 - 3:26 pm
For a brief moment, some citizens of the Who Dat Nation were hoping news of Drew Brees signing an extension with the Saints would be followed up by an announcement that the Black & Gold had reached terms with tight end Jimmy Graham. Alas, it was not to be: Packers intend to sign TE Jimmy Graham...
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Steve Geller
March 13, 2018 - 1:56 pm
The new NFL year begins tomorrow, and the Saints have their man locked up before the deadline. Drew Brees got a 2 year deal worth $50 million with $27 million guaranteed. To the Cajun Cannon Bobby Hebert, its a win-win for the team and the player. ​ "I think its about right, "explained Hebert. "To...
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Jim Hanzo
March 12, 2018 - 8:36 am
Drew Brees could become a free agent this week if a new contract isn't done. The deadline to get that deal finished is Wednesday when free agency begins. But it's certainly making a lot of Saints fans anxious as we wait to hear that the Saints and Drew Brees have reached a contract deal. WWL's NFL...
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Chris Miller
February 28, 2018 - 12:46 pm
Zach Strief, a member of Saints coach Sean Payton's first draft class in 2006, is expected to retire after 12 NFL seasons, The New Orleans Advocate reports. A seventh-round pick out of Northwestern, Strief spent the first few years of his Saints career as a situational player, usually coming in for...
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Jim Hanzo
February 27, 2018 - 8:41 am
The NFL Combine begins today and so does contract talks between the Saints and Drew Brees. WWL's NFL draft analyst Mike Detillier says this won't get done in just one session but he had this to say. "Just by the body language and the talk from both sides, you would think already they have had some...
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