Saints Draft Pick Series: The Fourth Round
Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- New Orleans Saints guard Jahri Evans blocks Tampa Bay Buccaneers middle linebacker Mason Foster during the first quarter Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Grading New Orleans Saints' 2014 Offeseason on Offense Up to This Point
The New Orleans Saints have made some monstrous moves so far this offseason. Whether it was acquiring key players or releasing team veterans, the Saints have been pretty active up to this point.
Monday Apr 14
LSU guard Trai Turner a good mid-round pick, says Larry Holder
LSU's Trai Turner ran the third best 40-yard dash time among offensive linemen in the NFL Scouting Combine.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Report: USC center Martin visited Saints
Southern California's Marcus Martin recently visited New Orleans, and he did the same with the Philadelphia Eagles and Carolina Panthers, wrote Aaron Wilson of The Baltimore Sun and National Football Post.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
New Orleans Saints' 5 Biggest Offseason Mistakes So Far
It's been a pretty dizzy offseason in the Big Easy; a handful of players are coming and going.
Speedy running back Dri Archer a good option in Round 4, says Jeff Duncan
The New Orleans Saints should pick Kent State speedster Dri Archer in the 2014 NFL draft as a replacement for Darren Sproles.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
WWL-AM New Orleans
Kristian: Saints Play Money Game, Again
The entire Saints coaching staff descended upon Baton Rouge for LSU Pro Day, including Sean Payton and General Manager Mickey Loomis Loomis and company cleared more cap space this week by restructuring DT Broderick Bunkley's contract and saved $2.5 million dollars.
Saints say theya re not concerned about center, Jimmy Graham situations
When they met with reporters at LSU's Pro Day on Wednesday, top Saints officials admitted their team wasn't without holes, but they felt they've accomplished most of what they wanted to this offseason.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
WWL-AM New Orleans
T-Bob: Saints grooming one tough player in Tim Lelito
With Saints Center Brian de la Puente signing with the Bears a couple days ago, it would appear that for the fourth time in the Sean Payton era the Saints are preparing to break in a new snapper.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
With multiyear deal market scarce, de la Puente opted for new beginning
By Sunday, free-agent center Brian de la Puente accepted that the remaining market for contracts that were for more than one year among players at his position in the NFL were scarce.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Saints options to replace Brian de la Puente
The New Orleans Saints officially need a new starting center now that Brian de la Puente has agreed to a deal with the Chicago Bears .
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Morning report: Offseason schedule
The NFL released offseason calendars for all 32 teams on Thursday. New Orleans Saints players will begin their conditioning program on April 21, and they will hold four weeks of offseason training activities and minicamp practices from May 27 through June 19. Portions of the three-day minicamp from June 10-12 may be open to the public.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Is the NFL center market drying up for de la Puente?
He had previously visited Washington, which de la Puente had also done. It remains to be seen whether the news is any indicator that Washington might no longer be a landing spot for de la Puente, as at least one writer there - ESPN's John Keim - believes McGlynn constitutes more of a depth signing than the acquisition of a starter.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Payton's plan: Give Lelito a shot to start at center
As things stood when Saints coach Sean Payton met with the media at the annual NFL owners meeting on Wednesday, New Orleans' plan at the center position was in no way finalized.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Ranking the New Orleans Saints' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options
The New Orleans Saints have been highly active since the start of the NFL 's 2014 free-agency period, but they have yet to address some remaining holes on the roster.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
5 Free Agents the New Orleans Saints Should Still Sign
The New Orleans Saints have had quite the offseaon. Despite losing Darren Sproles, the team was able to land star safety Jairus Byrd, and it appears as though star tight end Jimmy Graham will stay with the team.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Lewis restructures; other contract updates
The New Orleans Saints restructured cornerback Keenan Lewis ' contract to save some salary-cap space.