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  1. How Saints can quickly trim more than $20 million in salary-cap s...

    Mike Triplett

    The NFL notified teams Wednesday that it expects this year's salary cap to be between $140 and $143 million, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter -- up nearly $10 million from last year, and slightly higher than the league previously projected...

    Blog | February 19, 2015
  2. Devin McCourty as a top free agent and analyzing Patriots' salary...

    Mike Reiss NFL national writer Kevin Seifert compiled a list of the top 20 free agents in the NFL, and he has New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty in the No. 5 spot. "The 2014 free-agent contracts secured by Jairus Byrd (New Orleans Saints) an...

    Blog | February 13, 2015
  3. Ranking Saints needs: No. 8 safety

    Mike Triplett

    A position-by-position look at where the New Orleans Saints stand heading into the 2015 offseason -- ranked from 1-12 in order of the team's need for upgrades or replacements. Current depth chart: Jairus Byrd. Age 28, signed through 2019. 2015 ...

    Blog | January 13, 2015
  4. Sean Payton: Saints 'all-in' every year

    Mike Triplett

    New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton disagreed -- at least partially -- with the popular narrative of the Saints going "all-in" to win this past season. That became a popular description since the Saints spent big on free-agent safety Jairus Byrd,...

    Blog | December 31, 2014
  5. New Orleans Saints' Rob Ryan - defense forgot how to have success...

    Mike Triplett

    Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan says his players lost some of their edge this season and started too slowly.

    Story | Conversation | December 26, 2014
  6. Saints at Buccaneers preview

    Pat Yasinskas and Mike Triplett

    When: Sunday, 1 p.m. Where: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa TV: Fox While the Carolina Panthers and Atlanta Falcons play for the NFC South championship Sunday, there's another division game that means absolutely nothing. The New Orleans Saints pla...

    Blog | December 26, 2014
  7. Breaking down Saints' 2015 roster decisions

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- The salary cap is not the New Orleans Saints' biggest problem. Yes, it's daunting. The Saints have more cap dollars on the books for 2015 than any team in the NFL (a whopping $161.3 million, according to ESPN Stats & Informati...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  8. Hindsight 20-20, but it's difficult to slam Saints' offseason mov...

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- It's painfully obvious that the New Orleans Saints' offseason moves haven't panned out. And when a season implodes like this, it's natural to go back and question every decision. But breaking them down individually, it's still har...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  9. Saints in 'salary-cap hell' going forward?

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. - Grantland's Bill Barnwell took a detailed look at the New Orleans Saints' salary-cap constraints that will make it even harder for them to fight their way out of this current mess in 2015 and beyond. I agree with a lot of what he s...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  10. Blown Up on the Bayou: How the Saints Ended Up in Salary-Cap Hell...

    Bill Barnwell

    Things haven't gone as planned for the New Orleans Saints this season. They might very well still end up in the place they were planning to land - atop the NFC South - but nobody could have imagined they would ta...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  11. New Orleans Saints' Sean Payton calls reports of Kenny Vaccaro's ...

    Mike Triplett

    New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton dismissed the reports of safety Kenny Vaccaro being benched as "very inaccurate."

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2014
  12. Junior Galette: Saints' defensive players better than before

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- Junior Galette clearly doesn't feel like any of the New Orleans Saints' defensive problems this season stem from the longtime veterans they let go this offseason. "The guys that replaced them are better than the guys we had. It's ...

    Blog | December 04, 2014
  13. Michael Johnson, Eric Decker among 10 worst offseason pickups -- ...

    Mike Sando

    Michael Johnson, Erick Decker among big-name veteran additions that fell through in the '14.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2014
  14. Rafael Bush of New Orleans Saints suffers fractured tibia

    Mike Triplett

    The New Orleans Saints' battered secondary absorbed another big blow on Sunday with veteran safety Rafael Bush suffering a fractured tibia late in their 27-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2014
  15. Saints mailbag Part 2: Was Jairus Byrd deal a mistake?

    Mike Triplett

    Thanks for submitting your New Orleans Saints questions to me on Twitter. There was enough good material this week for two installments. Click here for Part 1 (the Mark Ingram edition). And send your questions anytime @MikeTriplett. @MikeTrip...

    Blog | November 04, 2014
  16. Saints position spotlight: Secondary

    Mike Triplett

    A position-by-position look at the New Orleans Saints' roster through the Week 6 bye: Snaps played: CB Keenan Lewis 319, CB Corey White 313, CB Patrick Robinson 147, CB Brian Dixon 27, CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste 0. S Kenny Vaccaro 332, S Jairus B...

    Blog | October 14, 2014