State fines solar panel contractor for operating without a license (Bayou Buzz)

The action is the first taken against one of the two largest solar panel installers in the state, and it comes as Sader struggles to stay afloat in a rapidly changing industry. The state Legislature voted last summer to phase out lucrative tax credits that leasing companies like Sader rely upon to finance their businesses. ..

Saints re-sign WR Morgan, add FB Lorig (Bayou Buzz)

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have re-signed receiver Joseph Morgan for one year and have agreed to a four-year deal with free agent fullback Erik Lorig. Morgan returns after a knee injury in training camp cost him all of last season. Lorig joins New Orleans after spending his first four NFL seasons ..

Lewis restructures; other contract updates (Bayou Buzz)

The New Orleans Saints restructured cornerback Keenan Lewis‘ contract to save some salary-cap space. And they are $ 3.09 million under the salary cap after all of their latest moves, according to the NFL Players Association. Lewis did not take a pay cut. He simply converted some of his base salary in 2014 and 2015 ..

Thomas Morstead going bald at Finn McCool’s Irish Pub (Bayou Buzz)

Saints superstar Thomas Morstead is once again shaving his head to help tackle the toughest opponent of his career – childhood cancer. This year the footballer is going a step further and is also whipping off the beard he has been growing for months. Thomas is taking part in the huge St Baldrick’s Day block ..

Saints' Drew Brees to Jimmy Graham: 'Be patient' (Bayou Buzz)

Drew Brees knows how Jimmy Graham is feeling, perhaps more than any player in the NFL. Two seasons ago, Brees and the New Orleans Saints had a protracted contract standoff after the Saints placed the franchise tag on him. Brees didn’t sign the tag, and wound up missing offseason work before the sides came to ..

VIDEO: Saints march in, along with tourism dollars (Bayou Buzz)

CHARLESTON — New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton doesn’t just see Greenbrier County as a place to practice. The Super Bowl-winning coach sees southern West Virginia as the Saints’ new second home.   Payton, who was at the Capitol building in Charleston Thursday to witness Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s signing of a new tourism ..

Steelers Sign Former Saints WR Lance Moore (Yardbarker)

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed another free agent and it’s former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Lance Moore. Moore, who visited the Steelers this past week, will now assume the role that veteran wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery played the last three seasons. Moore, who played with Steelers back up quarterback Bruce Gradkowski at the University ..

Lance Moore agrees to deal with Steelers (Bayou Buzz)

Lance Moore enjoyed a solid stretch with the New Orleans Saints before the team released him this offseason (Photo: Jonathan Mailhes). The Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to terms with wide receiver Lance Moore on a two-year contract, the team announced today. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. Moore (5-9, 190) was originally signed ..

Kristian: Lance Moore is a Steeler

Former Saints wide receiver Lance Moore is head to the Steel City agreeing to terms on 2-year deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers today according to his Twitter feed. Excited to be a part of #steelernation Couldn't ask for a better organization to continue my career with! — Lance Moore (@LanceMoore16) March 21, 2014 The former ..