| Aug 13, 2014
| 11:19 PM
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NFL Team Report - New Orleans Saints - INSIDE SLANT
Second-year pro Ryan Griffin is making a strong push to be the New Orleans Saints' backup quarterback this season.
Taking advantage of Drew Brees' strained left oblique muscle,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I can’t imagine that Ravens officials were too thrilled when they learned Thursday morning that inside linebacker D’Qwell Jackson, who was cut last week by the Cleveland Browns, was given a four-year, $22 million deal by the Indianapolis Colts...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 4:21 PM
— Let the record show that the New Orleans Saints gashed the Eagles for 185 rushing yards in Saturday night's 26-24 playoff victory.
Let the record also show that none of those yards, except some on the final series, did anything to hurt the...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 2:34 PM
David Otunga had little time to order food Friday during lunchtime at Howells & Hood in the Tribune Tower — not with his hectic press tour running late and a live TV appearance up next — so the Elgin native and WWE Superstar settled for just a...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Death Star in Star Wars was the ultimate power in the Universe, but had one glaring design flaw, as discussed here: The New Orleans Saints are in many ways almost like a "Reverse Death Star," in that they're a......
| Oct 23, 2012
Saints running back Pierre Thomas arrives at the Wal-Mart on Airline Hwy in LaPlace with nearly 100 people anxious to meet or just get close to the NFL star.
Turned out, they had plenty of time to meet and speak with Thomas. But the event was a real...
| Sep 12, 2012
What did you take away from the Redskins game after watching film?
“A lot of little mistakes. A lot of things that killed drives for us offensively, whether it was a penalty or a mental error or you just missed an opportunity. We just had a lot...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 1:10 PM
What would you say were the main reasons why your team has struggled so far this season?
“I think our team is similar to your team defensively. Teams have been able to move the ball and score points and we haven’t been able to stop them...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Opening statement: “Today, at practice, we had Turk McBride, ankle, didn’t practice. Jonathan Casillas, knee, didn’t practice. Drew Brees, ankle, was full. Roman Harper, wrist, was full. Marques Colston, foot, was limited. Johnny Patrick...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:22 PM
What’s your frame of mind this week based on what’s happened the last two weeks?
“Optimistic that we’re going to get this thing back on track very quickly. Obviously (we’re) disappointed by the 0-2 start, but there’s...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 11:51 AM
The answers are many.
Sure, they miss Sean Payton. He's the leader of the organization; a guy who would hold people accountable.
Yes, all of the off season stuff has taken its toll, but here's the biggest problem: the Saints have declined dramatically...