Sources: Drew Brees, Saints still apart – ESPN

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

The New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees still remain a ways apart in their efforts to produce a long-term contract, according to league sources. If the two sides cannot make considerable progress from where they are today, the Saints …

New Orleans Saints Could Place Franchise Tag on Drew Brees by Monday – Bleacherreport.com

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

We’ve always considered Drew Brees one of the ultimate “good guys” in the NFL, but that doesn’t mean he’s not out to get his in a new contract. The New Orleans Saints have until Monday to designate a franchise player and it looks more and more like Brees …

Saints prepared to franchise Drew Brees – ESPN

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

Like just about everyone else, Edwards and Greenberg are stunned that Brees and the New Orleans Saints don’t have a deal already. They reportedly remain far apart and the Saints are prepared to use the franchise tag on Brees if a deal isn’t …

2002 New Orleans Saints Draft: Fan’s Reflection (Yahoo! Contributor Network) – Bayou Buzz

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

As the New Orleans Saints prepare for the 2012 NFL draft, fans are hoping the team can find some impact players to contribute next season. When draft day approaches each year, fans often reflect on past drafts and teams’ successes and failures. Ten years …

New Orleans Saint’s Brooklyn Revival – New York Times

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

A NEW record by Mac Rebennack, a k a Dr. John, the blues-and-roots potentate, is no big thing per se; it happens every few years. Neither is Dr. John returning to his late-’60s coordinates of super-informed funk, representing the rhythmic trip …

New Orleans Saints With No 1st Draft Round Picks Need Big Defensive Help – Bayou Buzz

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

The Saints don’t have a first-round pick in this year’s draft, but GM Mickey Loomis, Coach Sean Payton, coaches and scouts are paying attention to all the top prospects. You never know who might fall out of the first round and be available in the second.

Miami Dolphins swap 6th round picks for Reggie Bush – Sun-Sentinel (blog)

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

It was recently learned that last year’s trade with the New Orleans Saints, which brought Miami tailback Reggie Bush, involved backup safety Jonathan Amaya and a SWAP of sixth-round draft picks in 2012. This won’t be confirmed until the NFL releases …

Mike Dunleavy involved in group close to buying New Orleans Hornets – Sporting News

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

Benson, the brother of New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson. Dunleavy has taken a lead negotiating role for the group, sources told ESPN. NBA commissioner David Stern said during his state of the league press conference on Saturday that there are …

Report: Drew Brees and Saints still far apart on contract – FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

New Orleans, La. – The New Orleans Saints and Drew Brees are still far apart on a long-term contract, according to ESPN sources. The news comes just days after Drew Brees said there is no doubt in his mind a deal would get done. Now, the question is when …

New Orleans Saint David Thomas to speak at Boys and Girls Clubs dinner – Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

By , February 29, 2012 4:47 pm

The 16th annual Outback Steak Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. March 1 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane. Tickets are $35 for individuals and $50 per couple. Corporate tables are available at $500 for six tickets.