New Orleans Saints have proven adept at drafting well in late rounds – nola.com

By , April 27, 2012 12:03 pm

The New Orleans Saints will be sidelined until the 89th pick of this year’s draft, having traded away their first-round pick for Mark Ingram last year and having lost their second-rounder as part of the NFL’s bounty penalties. If any team can overcome that …

NFL: New Orleans Saints general manager denies eavesdropping allegations – San Jose Mercury News

By , April 27, 2012 12:03 pm

Embattled Saints general manager Mickey Loomis had plenty to discuss before Thursday night’s NFL draft, even if his club had no first-round pick. Topics on the table included wiretapping, Drew Brees’ contract talks and New Orleans’ bounty system.

Mickey Loomis open to investigation – ESPN

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

METAIRIE, La. — Embattled New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis had plenty to discuss before Thursday night’s NFL draft, even if his club had no first-round pick. Topics on the table included wiretapping, Drew Brees’ contract talks …

Saints’ Mickey Loomis upbeat about Drew Brees deal – NFL

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

Mickey Loomis remains optimistic Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints will get a deal done that will keep the quarterback in town for the rest of his career. “No one understands the value that Drew has brought to Saints better than I,” Loomis …

New Orleans Saints GM Loomis ‘angry’ about wiretapping allegations – Sporting News

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

METAIRIE, La.— Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says he’s “angry” about allegations that his Superdome booth was wired so he could eavesdrop on opposing coaches radio conversations. Loomis says he has a clear conscience and welcomes a …

NFL: New Orleans Saints general manager denies eavesdropping allegations – Inside Bay Area

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

Embattled Saints general manager Mickey Loomis had plenty to discuss before Thursday night’s NFL draft, even if his club had no first-round pick. Topics on the table included wiretapping, Drew Brees’ contract talks and New Orleans’ bounty system.

Saints GM Mickey Loomis welcomes wiretapping investigation – NFL

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

New Orleans Saints general manger Mickey Loomis said Thursday that he would welcome an investigation into the allegations that a rigged device in his Superdome stadium suite allowed him the ability to listen to opposing coaches’ conversations.

Column: Saints bounty scandal looms on draft eve – Washington Times

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

While the college elite wait to be picked, another waiting game goes on. Some two dozen current and former members of the New Orleans Saints are wondering if they will play at all when the new season kicks off a few months from now. Unlike those …

Texas Rangers are Fast Becoming MLB’s version of the New Orleans Saints – Bleacherreport.com

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

Controversy aside, the New Orleans Saints football team fields one of the most dynamic, electrifying and unpredictable franchises in the NFL. Offensively, this team boasts a quarterback in Drew Brees that has mastered the art of exploiting holes in …

Are Black Jerseys to Blame for the Saints’ Bad Behavior? – Forbes

By , April 27, 2012 4:57 am

If professional football were professional wrestling, the New Orleans Saints would be the heel, forever slamming the other guy over the head with folding chairs when the referee’s back was turned. But maybe it’s not entirely their fault.