New Orleans Saints Spotlight | Get to know linebacker Ronald Powell

Ronald Powell was the No. 1 recruit in the nation back in 2010, but the road has been a bit bumpy ever since. Powell suffered two ACL injuries while playing at Florida, but was healthy enough to work out at the NFL Scouting Combine and get drafted by … Click to read the original Saints ..

Jimmy Graham Franchise Tag Grievance Hearing and FIFA World Cup Recap (CSC)

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Brees says Saints have chance to win title


Wed, 18 Jun 2014 05:43:01 GMT
by ramon antonio vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.com

Saints quarterback Drew Brees told USA Today on Tuesday the chance to win a second Super Bowl in New Orleans is the main reason he’s still playing 14 years after joining the NFL, and there’s no reason why he can’t get championship ring No. 2 at the end of..

Tanner continues quest to make Saints


Wed, 18 Jun 2014 05:22:05 GMT
BY BRIAN ALLEE-WALSH
Special to The Advocate

In franchise history, there may be no one better at taking “no’’ for an answer than New Orleans Saints wide receiver Andy Tanner, who’s been cut/released/waived more often than he cares to remember.
His biography in the team’s media guide reflects 34 tran..

Could Jimmy Graham’s Twitter bio cost him millions? (Yardbarker)

All-world tight end Jimmy Graham trying to make the case that he isn’t a tight end may seem like a silly semantical argument to the majority of football fans and people with rational minds.  However, it makes a big difference in terms of the paycheck he is able to collect from the NFL’s franchise tag. ..

Graham’s franchise-tag grievance to start

Tue, 17 Jun 2014 01:35:23 GMTby ramon antonio vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.comWhen his grievance hearing scheduled to start Tuesday gets going, star tight end Jimmy Graham will carry the burden of proof as he argues that he is actually a wide receiver w..

The Top 10 Most Valuable Saints In 2014 (Yardbarker)

Every season I go into training camp giving you my top 10 list of players on the team that stand out as most important. This is now the sixth time I’ve done this and every year the list seems to be drastically different from the previous with one same constant: Drew Brees is always at ..

No-nonsense Steelers coach Noll: A great teacher


Sun, 15 Jun 2014 04:35:05 GMT
By BARRY WILNER
AP pro football writer

Chuck Noll was a no-nonsense coach, and his Pittsburgh Steelers followed his lead to win four Super Bowls.
Noll, who died Friday of natural causes at 82, wasn’t an entertainer or a charmer when it came to football. He was a winner, the only man to coach f..

Minicamp shows Saints are clicking on ‘O’ and ‘D’

Sun, 15 Jun 2014 01:27:47 GMTby Ramon Antonio Vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.comIt had been more than five months since the Saints finished the 2013 regular season having permitted the fourth-fewest yards and points on defense while amassing the fourth-mo..