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Saints Release Wide Out Cameron Meredith

The Saints made somewhat of a shocking move on Monday, cutting ties with wide out Cameron Meredith four days into camp. The ex-Bears receiver was making a comeback from a major 2017 knee injury, but the Saints apparently didn’t see enough to believe that a comeback would be possible. Coach Sean Payton confirmed in a […]

Saints Inking Former Jets Linebacker Josh Martin

The Saints are trying out a new linebacker for camp, as reports say that the team is bringing in former New York Jets linebacker Josh Martin. Martin made a name for himself in 2017, but he dealt with a concussion last season and only appeared in one game, it remains to be seen if he […]

Saints release OT Willis

The Saints cut veteran offensive tackle Ray Willis according to Aaron Wilson of ProFootball.Scout.com. He has started 26 career games, appearing in 44 since being drafted in the fourth round by the Seahawks out of Florida State in 2005. Willis, 29, is a 6-foot-6, 315-pounder from Texas who has played both guard and tackle.

Saints OT Charles Brown placed on IR; Ray Willis signed

The Saints have placed right tackle Charles Brown on injured reserve, Mike Triplett of The Times-Picayune reports. A 2010 second-round pick out of USC, Brown was limited by a back injury last season, appearing in just three games. Healthy in 2011, Brown emerged as the starting right tackle this season, but suffered a hip flexor […]

Saints coach Sean Payton: Chris Ivory will play Sunday at Rams if Ingram is inactive

Saints rookie running back Mark Ingram is recovering from a deep heel bruise heel, however, if he’s unable to go Sunday in St. Louis, coach Sean Payton said Chris Ivory would almost certainly be in the lineup. “Yes, I think so,” Payton said. “Just think about that, though, if Mark couldn’t go, we’d go into […]

Saints sign RB Jones, release Carney

Out with the old, back in with the new The New Orleans Saints signed former Cowboys and Seahawks running back Julius Jones, along with former Colts safety Matt Girodano. To make space for the freshly acquired tandem, the Saints released kicker John Carney and running back DeShawn Wynn. The former Notre Dame standout will help […]

Saints Release TE Tory Humphrey; Sign LB Danny Clark

Via Twitter this morning, NOLA sports reported that the Saints have released TE Tory Humphrey to make room for LB Danny Clark.  They’ve signed him to a 1-year contract. Clark, who played his college ball at Illinois, was drafted in the seventh round of the NFL draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars. He has since played […]

Six “Bubble” Players Confirmed for Saints 53-man Roster So Far

Friday was a brutal day in the NFL and Saints camp was no less so. As player after player fell by way of the chopping block, tension mounted surrounding the fate of so-called “bubble” players who were vying for spots on the 53-man roster. This is what I have learned so far. According to NOLA.com, […]