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Saints Release Longtime RT Jon Stinchcomb

Right tackle Jon Stinchcomb has been released by the Saints according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune. The Saints made the move on Monday, making way for backups Zach Strief and Charles Brown to battle for the starting tight tackle job, Both Coach Sean Payton and General Manager Mickey Loomis described the move as very difficult […]

Postgame Quotes: Payton, Brees, Vilma & Others Speak

After soundly defeating the Buccaneers in Tampa Bay on Sunday, the Saints had to feel pretty good about their performance. Not only did they get back to their winning ways against a very tough division rival, but they proved to everyone that they’ve still got it.  After the game, they spoke briefly with the media.  […]

Payton and Williams Address the Media Before Heading West

New Orleans Saints head coach, Sean Payton and defensive coordinator, Gregg Williams both addressed the media following the team’s final practice before heading to San Francisco for the Monday night matchup against the 49ers. In a final update of Saints injuries, Coach Payton had this to say: “. . . Jonathan Vilma (groin) was full […]

Fortified Front: Great Expectations for the Saints Offensive Line

It has often been said that the best offense is a good defense. In no case is that more apparent than in reference to a team’s offensive line. In every sense, the O line is the first line of defense in any effective passing or running attack. After all, it is responsible for keeping defenders […]

Saints to Talk to Free Agent OT Khalif Barnes

New Orleans isn’t waiting to lose right tackle Jon Stinchcomb in free agency before courting a potential replacement. A source said Jacksonville’s Khalif Barnes will visit Sunday with the Saints. Barnes started 57 of a possible 64 games during four seasons in Jacksonville, including all 16 at left tackle in 2008. Barnes, 26, is versatile […]