New Orleans Saints Owner Tom Benson Says Drew Brees Deal is Near: Fan Reaction – YAHOO!

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

I feel sorry for the Hornets. The NBA team that always gets second class treatment in New Orleans should have been the center of attention on Friday. But while New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson was discussing his purchase of the Hornets, he was asked …

With fewer picks, New Orleans Saints looking to make most out of the draft – nola.com

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

New Orleans Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis did not want to talk last week about either the bounty scandal overshadowing the team or the ongoing negotiations with quarterback Drew Brees, but he did offer some insight into the team’s upcoming draft.

Saints maintain Vitt pick about continuity for the team – Delaware Wave

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

Talk about a coaching cycle. Joe Vitt is in as New Orleans Saints interim coach, but come September the interim will need an interim when another bounty suspension kicks in. Crazy as it seems, this is how they’ll roll. Vitt, a person of …

Mickey Loomis not concerned by Saints’ dearth of draft picks – NFL

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

Despite having just five picks in the 2012 NFL Draft and no selections until the end of the third round, New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis said he was confident his team would be able to bring in a talented class of rookies.

Saints owner Tom Benson buys Hornets from NBA – YAHOO!

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

NEW YORK (AP) Tom Benson brought stability to the Saints nearly three decades ago and now plans to do the same for the Hornets in small-market New Orleans. The Saints’ owner agreed Friday to purchase the Hornets from the NBA. ”We expect this club to be …

New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson marches in and save the Hornets – New York Daily News

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

Tom Benson solves major problem for NBA by buying Hornets and avoiding controversy if New Orleans would happen to win draft lottery. Oh when the Saints go marching in … and save the Hornets, then everybody at the NBA is happy and who cares …

In the News: New Orleans Saints name Joe Vitt interim coach – Memphis Commercial Appeal

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

The New Orleans Saints have named Joe Vitt as interim coach, despite the top assistant’s six-game suspension for his role in the club’s bounty system. The Saints had to find a one-season replacement for head coach Sean Payton, whose seasonlong …

New Orleans Saints made wrong call with Joe Vitt (Sound Off) – Birmingham News

By , April 15, 2012 12:49 pm

So, they’re going to pull Joe Vitt into Sean Payton’s spot on the Saints’ coaching lineup. Do they really think he was squeaky clean throughout this whole bounty thing? He was on board with the Saints for the season of the bounty program.