Who’s More Foolish: The Fool, Or The Fool Who Follows Him?

Those are the immortal words of Obi-Wan Kenobi from Star Wars. I don’t think he was talking about Twitter, since that movie was set a long time ago and in a galaxy far, far away. Regardless, here we are, one day removed from the foolishness that is April Fools Day. In honor of us all having ..

Fleur-De-Links: Saturday, April 2

Today’s Fleur-de-Links shows you what happens when Lance has too much tweeting time on his hands. Hey Lance, sometimes Moore is less. Making the jump also brings you to a couple of videos, some draft and lockout stories, and a bit more. Twitter LanceMoore16 Lance Moore Yep up this early on a saturday. Feels weird but feels ..

The Battle of New Orleans

““[The Fleur-de-lis] a big part of what New Orleans is all about…It’s just like when you look at the American flag and you sing the national anthem. When we see the fleur-de-lis, it makes us well up with pride.”  – Drew Brees, February 2010 I’m sure all of us remember the now infamous fight for ownership over the ..

New Orleans Saints vs. Washington Redskins: Sunday, December 6, 2009

During the first season of Seinfeld, George acts on an impulse and quits his job. Almost immediately, he regrets the decision, and he and Jerry sit down discussing possible job options. George decides he wants to be a sports-caster becuase he always makes interesting comments during the game. Jerry gently shoots down this new career path saying ..

Fleur-de-Links: April Fool’s Day 2011

TWEETS: JonVilma51 Jonathan Vilma So a guy buys a house in cali for $100million dollars n it makes me wonder….wth is he doing that I’m not?!? lolol reggie_bush Reggie Bush There’s nothing worse than a person who doesn’t know that their breath smells really bad! How do you tell them? Do you just offer them ..

Heath Evans Defends Auburn University

You may have heard about the HBO report saying Auburn football players were getting paid in violation of NCAA rules. Saints FB and former Auburn Tiger Heath Evans calls the report bogus: “Everybody wants their 15 minutes of fame,” Evans said this morning on the Dan Patrick Show, referring to the former players who talked ..

2011 NFL Mock Draft: The Minnesota Vikings Select…

With the twelfth pick of the 2011 CSC Community Mock Draft, the Minnesota Vikings (represented by HansDat) select… Tyron Smith, OT, USC The general consensus from my areas of research – lurking on the Daily Norseman and Walterfootball.com – brought me to the following areas of need for the Vikes (in no particular order): QB, ..

Fleur-de-Links: March 31, 2011

TWEETS: drewbrees Drew Brees I will be in downtown San Diego today as Co-Chair of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition to talk to kids and teachers AdamSchefter Adam Schefter Now that Texas A & M LB Von Miller has agreed to go to the NFL draft, there’s no reason for any invited ..

A Look At Where the Saints Pick in the 2011 Draft

As a result of earlier trades, the Saints only have six draft picks this year and one of those is a compensatory pick. You’ll remember that they had six picks in 2010 and only four picks in 2009, also as a result of trades. Given the success that Payton and Loomis have had by trading ..

2011 NFL Mock Draft: The Houston Texans Select…

With the eleventh pick of the 2011 CSC Community Mock Draft, the Houston Texans (represented by the wise Jon Banks) select… Robert Quinn, DE/OLB, North Carolina Let me start out by saying, this dude is a beast. This is a top five talent who should have already been drafted, yet will fall on draft day ..