Shutdown Corner Offseason Blueprints: New Orleans Saints (Bayou Buzz)

After the Seattle Seahawks won Super Bowl XLVIII, all 32 teams officially entered the offseason and started plotting how they could position themselves for a shot at Super Bowl XLIX. Shutdown Corner will look at the offseason blueprint for each of the 32 NFL teams, presenting one team a day (using the 2014 draft order, ..

Free-agent spotlight: Defensive backups

The New Orleans Saints have 13 players scheduled to become unrestricted free agents on March 11, plus the three players they released last month. Here’s a breakdown of their defensive reserves: LB Will Herring: Age 30. Height/weight: 6-3, 241. Scouting … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.. Category: Product #: ..

Where should the New Orleans Saints look for a backup quarterback?

And despite a bump in the salary cap number, the New Orleans Saints aren’t expected to be big bidders this year. As Larry Holder mentions in the initial offering of our look at free agents at each position group, the Saints have some work to do in … Click to read the original Saints article ..

NFL1000 Center Rankings: De La Puente barely in the Top-20 (Who Dat Dish)

Every year after the season is over Bleacher Report ranks the top 1000 players of the season. That’s a lot of work and it’s pretty awesome. You can find the complete list of centers here. This time we’re talking centers and Brian De La Puente ranks 19th out of 34 total players scouted by Matt Miller & ..

Offseason Blueprint: Saints

at what the New Orleans Saints are facing this offseason, from personnel decisions to scouting reports to salary-cap breakdowns, among several other topics. I found the insight from analysts KC Joyner and Mel Kiper Jr. particularly interesting as they … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.. Category: Product #: ..

Malcolm Jenkins: 2013 season in review

… four starts and has posted 24 tackles (16 solo), one sack, two passes defensed and one special teams stop. Best Game: Had four tackles, a sack for a three yard loss and a forced fumble in the New Orleans Saints’ 26-18 win at the Chicago Bears in … Click to read the original Saints ..

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 ..