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  1. Saints Camp Report Day 18

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of New Orleans Saints training camp: The Saints got some good news on the injury front Tuesday when safety Jairus Byrd was cleared to do full-contact work. But there were still a handfu...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  2. Saints prepared if Erik Lorig injury lingers

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints have never specified the nature of fullback Erik Lorig's leg injury. But clearly it's not a minor issue, since Lorig hasn't even watched a practice in street clothes since first suffering the injury during a sc...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  3. Jairus Byrd expected to make debut for New Orleans Saints on Satu...

    Mike Triplett

    Safety Jairus Byrd went through full-contact team drills for the first time as a member of the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday, and he's expected to make his preseason debut Saturday night against the Indianapolis Colts.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2014
  4. Blocking gives Morgan, Meachem edge

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- Joe Morgan has obviously helped his case to make the New Orleans Saints' roster by once again displaying his dynamic deep-threat ability (three catches for 108 yards last Friday night). But it's Morgan's more underrated strong sui...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  5. Ingram's role evolving with first TD catch

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- Yes, Mark Ingram can catch the ball. And yes, the New Orleans Saints tailback can make guys miss when he gets into the open field. These aren't exactly revelations to Alabama Crimson Tide fans. Don't forget, it was a 69-yard scree...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  6. Saints Camp Report: Day 17

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of New Orleans Saints training camp: The defense got the better of the offense during a simulated two-minute drill at the end of Monday's practice -- always among the most spirited comp...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  7. Saints' play-calling duties could switch

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton has been mulling the idea of handing the play-calling duties back over to longtime offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael Jr. Carmichael has handled the play calls so far during the preseason. I...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  8. Saints' Lewis, Byrd, Cooks absent Monday

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- New Orleans Saints cornerback Keenan Lewis, safety Jairus Byrd and receiver Brandin Cooks were absent from Monday's practice - though the prognosis was mostly optimistic. Payton said Lewis is "just working through rehab," though h...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  9. Brees: Players need to police penalties

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- As expected, penalties were a huge area of emphasis for the New Orleans Saints following Friday night's flag-fest against the Tennessee Titans. Safety Kenny Vaccaro said players had to perform up-downs in Sunday's practice for eve...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  10. New Orleans Saints' projected roster

    Mike Triplett

    Examining the New Orleans Saints' roster: QUARTERBACKS (2) Drew Brees Ryan Griffin I'm sticking with my pick of Griffin for the backup job, since I think he's been doing enough to prove he's poised and mature enough to handle the role. An...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  11. Saints Camp Report: Day 16

    Mike Triplett

    METAIRIE, La. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of New Orleans Saints training camp: The Saints returned to some hot and steamy weather when they held their first practice back home in Metairie. But it felt like Christmas morning wit...

    Blog | August 17, 2014
  12. Jimmy Graham of New Orleans Saints -- I wouldn't jeopardize team

    Mike Triplett

    Jimmy Graham stopped short Sunday of saying he regrets his penalty-drawing goalpost dunks from Friday night's preseason game, insisting he "would never do anything to hurt the team" in the regular season.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2014
  13. Drew Brees of New Orleans Saints expected to return Saturday vs. ...

    Mike Triplett

    Drew Brees is expected to make his preseason debut for the New Orleans Saints on Saturday night at Indianapolis after returning to full activity in Sunday's practice.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2014
  14. No injury updates; Saints snap counts

    Mike Triplett

    NEW ORLEANS -- Coach Sean Payton didn't offer any injury updates following the New Orleans Saints' 31-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Friday night. He declined to answer specific questions on cornerback Keenan Lewis, who left with the trainer...

    Blog | August 17, 2014
  15. Joe Morgan catching up in receiver battle

    Mike Triplett

    NEW ORLEANS -- If Joe Morgan was falling behind in the battle for a roster spot at wide receiver, he made up for it in a hurry on Friday night. The New Orleans Saints' dynamic speedster caught three passes for 108 yards -- including gains of 52 an...

    Blog | August 16, 2014
  16. McCown, Griffin still too close to call

    Mike Triplett

    NEW ORLEANS -- Who's winning the battle for the New Orleans Saints' backup quarterback job? Depends on when you're watching. Both players have taken full advantage of their increased opportunities to shine while starter Drew Brees has been sidelin...

    Blog | August 16, 2014