Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints agreed to a five-year, $100 million contract on Friday, per ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. Brees becomes the NFL’s highest-paid player, surpassing Peyton Manning in Denver and Calvin Johnson in Detroit. The 6-0, 209-pound star signal-caller will receive $40 million in the 2012 season and [...]Read more ›
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The New Orleans Saints will unquestionably face an uphill battle trying to overcome the daunting distractions and controversy from the bounty scandal in 2012, but that hasn’t prevented premier players on the open market from deciding to take their talents down to the Big Easy. David Hawthorne is the latest free [...]Read more ›
The New Orleans Saints have been placed in a precarious state of affairs with looming penalties on the horizon regarding the investigation for the “Bounty Rule” established by former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams (now with the St. Louis Rams sustaining the same position) from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. “We acknowledge [...]Read more ›
After talks with the Washington Redskins and Kansas City Chiefs, Cleveland Browns DT Shaun Rogers found a new home after a short time on the market—singing a one-year deal worth $4 million with the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday. Washington and Kansas City are just two of several teams that come [...]Read more ›