Training camp

Seth Dunlap
July 27, 2018 - 8:00 pm
NFL training camp is here and, as I wrote yesterday , that means it’s that time of year when over-analysis runs rampant. So, let me add some fuel to that fire with my Pre-Preseason Power Rankings – a ridiculously fitting name for a ridiculous exercise. We aren't even sure how the final rosters will...
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Saints secondary coach Aaron Glenn
Steve Geller,
Steve Geller
July 27, 2018 - 1:07 pm
Day 2 absences​ Saints head coach Sean Payton and some others on staff were not present for today's session as they attended Tony Sparano's funeral. Payton and Sparano were hired at the same time as assistants in Dallas and wound up becoming good friends. The only player not on the field was...
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Saints QB Taysom Hill
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Seth Dunlap
July 26, 2018 - 7:14 pm
There's nothing in American sports more over analyzed than NFL training camp. Media and fans parse every footstep players take on the practice field in some altruistic pursuit of knowledge they believe will give them insight that nobody else has. Drew Brees is seen shaking his hand after a pass?...
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The Saints took the field for the first training camp practice of the summer on Thursday, and WWL’s Bobby Hebert and Deuce McAllister were on hand to take it all in. Hebert said after practice that his play of the day involved, no surprise, Saints quarterback Drew Brees as he connected with one of...
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Kristian Garic
July 26, 2018 - 2:01 pm
In 2011 Cam Jordan was a wide eyed rookie drafted by the Saints in the first round, and playing opposite of veteran Will Smith. Now, he's the eight year veteran with a much better understanding of how to rush the passer. In his rookie season Cam Jordan had just one sack. Since 2012 Jordan has...
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Dec 18, 2016; Glendale, AZ, USA; New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Saints defeated the Cardinals 48-41.
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Seth Dunlap
July 25, 2018 - 7:32 pm
If you're among the Saints fans who are are anxious for the season to get underway, take solace that General Manager Mickey Loomis shares your impatience. Loomis spoke with the media today in his annual pre-camp press conference, and conveyed his excitement about the youth on this year's team. "I...
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Saints coach Sean Payton speaks at his pre-training camp press conference
Seth Dunlap
July 25, 2018 - 5:57 pm
Youth on the football field is a double edged sword. Fresh faces littered across an NFL roster can fill a team with a youthful motivation and sense of urgency that can propel it to a championship. Other times, untested and unproven players can find the learning curve of professional football too...
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New Orleans Saints training camp practice
Chris Miller
July 25, 2018 - 7:30 am
Saints players report to training camp today, and the Who Dat Nation feels good about the team's chances in 2018. Saints fans on the start of training camp 2018.mp3 The Saints finally shook off the funk of three consecutive losing seasons and exploded to an NFC South title in 2017. That has fans...
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Saints Mini Camp
As the New Orleans Saints report for training camp today, the team opens the 2018 season. Fans still have a few chances to see the Saints practice for free. While all weekend sessions are already completely booked, officials say there are still some free tickets left three weekday practices. Here...
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July 09, 2018 - 2:51 pm
The New Orleans Saints announced the schedule for this year's training camp. The team announced a total of ten practices open to the public at the facility in Metairie, including six on weekend mornings. On-field workouts in a non-padded session will begin on Thursday, July 26 and Friday, July 27...
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