Jed Collins (#45) established himself as the lone fullback preference in New Orleans from 2011-13 (Photo: Jonathan Mailhes). After the New Orleans Saints signed his replacement, Jed Collins did not have to wait long for a new NFL job. The veteran fullback has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the Detroit Lions, the ..
New Orleans Saints free agents Brian de la Puente, Charles Brown visiting other teams, reports say (Bayou Buzz)
Markets for New Orleans Saints free agent center Brian de la Puente and tackle Charles Brown seem to be heating up one week into the open signing period. De la Puente is already visiting with the Redskins on Wednesday with other visits in place if he doesn’t sign with Washington, according to several reports. Meanwhile, ..
As expected, Jed Collins is leaving the Black and Gold and has signed a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions. After the Saints signed Erik Lorig yesterday, this move was already kind of spelled out. READ MORE: Kristian: A new fullback in the mix for the Saints Collins will return to the Motor City where ..
Allen Park Familiarity and opportunity made the Lions an easy choice for fullback Jed Collins. During his four years with the New Orleans Saints, Collins worked with Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi, special teams coordinator John Bonamego and assistant secondary coach Tony Oden. He also spent a few weeks with running backs coach Curtis Modkins ..
Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) – The Carolina Panthers announced Tuesday that quarterback Cam Newton will undergo an ankle procedure Wednesday for soreness that has existed since the end of last season. The surgery will be done by Panthers team physician Robert Anderson and will require a recovery of approximately four months, which coincides with the start ..
Yesterday ended up being another busy day for the black and gold. The New Orleans Saints had two major transactions from yesterday, and we’ll get you caught up on those moves! Mike Triplett | ESPN.com | Saints re-sign WR Joe Morgan Although the Saints didn’t make a qualifying offer to Morgan last week when he was ..
The wear and tear of playoff football is hard enough without winners having to prepare for the next postseason game on short rest. There’s football decisions and there’s business decisions. The National Football League is poised to make yet another that falls in the category of the latter. Already expanding its Thursday night games to ..
Photo: NFL Rush Deuce Windham New Orleans Saints Writer You keep hearing it being said. The past month of off-season football has been one of the most exciting in recent memory. The biggest splash for the Saints has been Jairus Byrd, but, it might not be the most important. The New Orleans Saints finished 4th ..
Now that Joe Morgan has reached a deal with the New Orleans Saints , some serious speed will be on the field next year. Morgan, who missed the entire 2013 regular season with a knee injury, will have the opportunity to catch passes with the other speedster, Kenny Stills for the first time. Oh, the possibilities. The ..
The Black and Gold remains active in free agency, with new additions and familiar faces. The Saints and WR Joe Morgan agreed to terms on a one-year deal today. Morgan missed all of 2013 after suffering a torn ACL in training camp and so the team didn't have a deep threat down the field. Today's ..