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Saints Open Preseason w/ 17-7 Win Over Bengals

Quarterbacks Drew Brees and Mark Brunell each tossed touchdown passes to lead the Saints to a 17-7 win over the Bengals in Friday night’s preseason opener for both teams. Brees threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jeremy Shockey in the second quarter, and Brunnell hooked up with Robert Meachem for a 64-yard strike in the […]

Harrington and Brunell to Battle it Out for the #2 QB Spot

The New Orleans Saints have one of, if not the best QB in the league in Drew Brees. While that much is fact, who is going to be Brees’ backup for the 2009 season is very much still up in the air. The News Star reports that the battle for the backup job appears to […]

Brunell Leading the Battle for the Backup QB Spot

When it comes to the backup QB spot for the Saints, Pro Football Weekly reports that Mark Brunell is the leader right now for the position over Joey Harrington. Here’s the report: Sources say Mark Brunell is still ahead of Joey Harrington on the Saints’ depth chart at quarterback. New Orleans re-signed Harrington in late […]

Saints Beat Cardinals 24-10

After months of speculation about how good they really are, the New Orleans Saints did little to distinguish themselves in their 2008 pre-season opener, with the exception of Robert Meachem. Perhaps the most impressive was that there was not a noticeable drop-off in talent once the starters rested and the team had only one turnover. […]

Brunell Seems to Have Clear Upper Hand at the #3 QB Spot

From: Pro Football Weekly We hear veteran Mark Brunell looks firmly entrenched as the Saints’ backup quarterback and the apparent No. 3, Tyler Palko — who spent last season on the practice squad — is still getting accustomed to the pro level and the team’s offense. Brunell has been a quick study, and his experience […]