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Saints Release Kasay; Make Roster Moves to Get to 53

The Saints made roster moves on Friday, the biggest was the release of veteran kicker John Kasay, meaning the Saints will go with Garrett Hartley at the kicker spot. Hartley made 6 of 7 field goal attempts during the preseason, while Kasay made 2 of 4. The team also terminated the contracts of the following […]

Saints Ink Kicker John Kasay to a One-Year Deal

The Saints re-signed kicker John Kasay to a one-year contract Monday. Kasay spent last season with the Saints after playing the last 15 years with the Carolina Panthers. The 42-year-old set franchise records of 147 total points and 63 extra points for New Orleans while connecting on 28-of-34 field goals. A former fourth-round draft pick […]

A View on How the Saints Will Deal with the Salary Cap Issues in 2012

Football Outsiders is out and doing Division by Division looks at the salary cap and how it affects each team around the league. To see about the entire NFC South – click HERE Here’s the Saints breakdown, and some of the background on how they think things will play out for the team. Estimated Cap […]

Kicker Hartley Placed on IR; Kasay Now Saints Kicker

The Saints have put place kicker Garrett Hartley on injured reserve, ending his season and leaving 41-year-old veteran John Kasay as their primary place kicker for this season. The transactions were posted by the NFL on its website on Tuesday. Hartley, 25, has been sidelined since hurting his right hip in the third exhibition game […]

Hartley to Miss Possibly Two Months with Hip Injury

Kicker Garrett Hartley’s right hip injury could keep him out for over two months, James Varney of The Times-Picayune reports. Hartley, who was signed to a five-year, $6.277 million extension before the lockout, suffered a hip flexor during an extra point attempt in Sunday night’s preseason win over the Oakland Raiders. The injury will keep […]

The Saints Trounce All Over the Panthers 34-3

The New Orleans Saints came out like they had something to prove, particularly against a very tough division rival that has always been a thorn in their sides. After winning the toss and subsequently electing to receive to start the first half, the Saints came out smoking. Julius Jones busted out the gate and picked up […]