Drew Brees says deal is done in email to teammates

In what can be conceived as a good sign for those wanting the lockout to end (i.e. everyone), one of the major players involved in the labor process has given us his confirmation that football is on the horizon. Per Yahoo Sports, Saints quarterback Drew Brees has sent out an email to his teammates, telling ..

Report: Brees emails teammates it’s a done deal

On the eve of an expected vote by NFL players to approve the pending collective bargaining agreement, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees reportedly has emailed his teammates and told them it’s a done deal. The National Football Post, citing a league source, reported that Brees’ email also outlined details of when to show up ..

New Orleans Saints A-to-Z Roster Breakdown: RB Ladell Betts

Saints RB Ladell Betts Quick-take:A Ladell Betts was signed by the Saints after his release from the Washington Redskins in August of 2010, after theA teamA lost running back Lynell Hamilton A for the year during joint practices with the New England Patriots

Fleur-De-Links: Sunday, July 24

Twitter AlbertBreer Will say this: Goodell and Smith deserve a lot of credit for steering their groups the last 9 days through a minefield. .. AlbertBreer  … Parameters of how NFL will work til 2021 — what will be a CBA — were done 7/15. Getting from there to here = tougher than anticipated. AlbertBreer NFLPA’s Richard Berthelsen, ..

New salary cap could force tough choices on New Orleans Saints

As a result of the new collective bargaining agreement that will likely be agreed to within the next week, the salary cap for NFL teams for the 2011 season will be $120 million. Due to contracts that have been given to veterans on the team, this number could make the New Orleans Saints release some ..