Saints GM thinks they will ink Graham long term

The Saints placed a franchise tag on the All-Pro in February, as the team and player have not been able to agree on a multi-year contract that will keep him in New Orleans after 2014. However, the two sides are now at odds over whether Graham should be considered a TE, which would give him ..

What If: Sean Payton’s Draft Picks Revisited (Who Dat Dish)

  Hindsight is 20/20. That’s the saying when it comes to NFL Draft time as thousands of scouts, media personnel, and crazy fans obsess over a few hundred college athletes from now til May. Even after all that obsessing, some teams get it wrong when it comes to show time and only figure it out ..

NFL Sets Graham’s Franchise Tag Value At $7.05M

The NFL has formally designated New Orleans’ Jimmy Graham as a tight end for the purposes of his franchise tag value, which is now set at $ 7.05 million next season unless Graham and the Saints subsequently agree on a long-term deal. Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.. Category: ..

Saints gave Jimmy Graham franchise tag as a tight end, now the fight can begin

The New Orleans Saints applied the franchise tag to Jimmy Graham last week, but it was unclear if it was a tight end or receiver designation. According to a press release by the NFL, Graham received the non-exclusive franchise tag … Continue reading → Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans ..

Free-agent spotlight: LB Jonathan Vilma

A former first-round draft pick and NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2004, Vilma arrived in New Orleans via trade in 2008. He immediately took over as the "quarterback" of the Saints’ defense as a captain and signal caller at middle linebacker … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans ..

Saints tagged Jimmy Graham as a tight end (Yardbarker)

var ACE_AR = {Site: ‘898551’, Size: ‘468060’, CallType: ‘IFRAME’}; You can expect to see Jimmy Graham argue that he should be tagged as a receiver, which would pay him more money. Jimmy Graham was officially franchise tagged as a tight end. Not a surprise. But sets the stage for a battle. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) ..

New Orleans Saints’ Jimmy Graham receives franchise tag as a tight end

Designation sets up debate as to whether Jimmy Graham should be considered as a tight end or wide receiver Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.. Category: Product #: Regular price:$ (Sale ends !) Available from: Condition: Good ! Order now! Reviewed by on. Rating

Do the Saints Need an Upgrade at Running Back? (Who Dat Dish)

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