Saints’ Byrd needs back surgery

New Orleans Saints safety Jairus Byrd underwent back surgery that the team hopes will have him back at full speed in time for training camp, coach Sean Payton said Thursday. Payton said the surgery for the Saints’ prized free agency acquisition didn’t have to be done but that all parties decided it would be best ..

New Orleans Saints WRs Kenny Stills, Charles Hawkins field punts during

With Darren Sproles and Lance Moore on to new teams, the New Orleans Saints have a glaring hole at punt returner. Running back Travaris Cadet was the only other player to return a punt last year and he only had one return for zero yards, and another … Click to read the original Saints article ..

New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead doesn’t plan on arm wrestling for

New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead was fond of the No. 9 before he joined the team. "Some guy on the team already had that number," Morstead joked. "So I didn’t think I’d be able to pry it out of him." That "some guy" is New Orleans Saints … Click to read the original Saints article ..

Tim Lelito fully embracing New Orleans Saints starting center position in OTAs

Tim Lelito (68) works out during his transition to center as the New Orleans Saints open with their first of ten practice sessions as part of the team’s 2014 Organized Team Activities (OTA), Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (Ted Jackson, NOLA.com | The … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.

Ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer gets Clippers for $2B (WWL TV)

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has reached a deal to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $ 2 billion and a signed contract has been sent to the NBA for approval, a person familiar with the situation told USA TODAY Sports on Thursday. Click to read the original Saints article by WWL – Sports

New Orleans Saints’ Kenny Vaccaro, Victor Butler, Patrick Robinson practice at

View/Post Comments. There’s a rightful focus on the absence of New Orleans Saints prized free-agent signee safety Jairus Byrd from all of the offseason programs leading up to training camp with surgery to repair a disc in his back. The Saints can at … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans ..

New Orleans Saints Undrafted Rookies: Nic Jacobs (Who Dat Dish)

Coach Sean Payton and GM Mickey Loomis are superb at finding those hidden gems that go untouched during the selection process.  Following the 2014 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints gathered up a boatload of new faces from the undrafted free agent market.  One new name that fans should know for the time being is Nic Jacobs ..