Mark Menard Blogs

Detillier: Small-school guys could make big splash at NFL Draft

The NFL Draft has always proven to be a great equalizer in terms of talent. Whether players come from a big school or a small one, if players can play, the NFL has proven it will find them. And WWL's Mike Detillier believes this could be one of those years where the smaller-school finds leave a big... Read More

What's In A Number? Analyzing 10 years of the 27th pick

Before we take a deep dive into NFL draft history, a quick preface: I was originally tasked with writing about what fans could hope to expect from the #27 pick in the draft, the selection the Saints currently hold in the first round, through the lens of past players taken at that position in the... Read More

What's In A Number? Analyzing 10 years of the 27th pick

Before we take a deep dive into NFL draft history, a quick preface: I was originally tasked with writing about what fans could hope to expect from the #27 pick in the draft, the selection the Saints currently hold in the first round, through the lens of past players taken at that position in the... Read More
Aug 12, 2016; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Miami Dolphins tackle Jermon Bushrod (74) during the second half of the preseason game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. The Dolphins won, 27-10.

Bushrod wants Saints to land Suh

A major topic of conversation among the Who Dat Nation since last week has been whether the Saints can land defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh… and whether they should. Offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod, who recently inked a contract to return to New Orleans after five seasons away, played with Suh as a... Read More
Aug 12, 2016; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Miami Dolphins tackle Jermon Bushrod (74) during the second half of the preseason game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. The Dolphins won, 27-10.

Bushrod wants Saints to land Suh

A major topic of conversation among the Who Dat Nation since last week has been whether the Saints can land defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh… and whether they should. Offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod, who recently inked a contract to return to New Orleans after five seasons away, played with Suh as a... Read More

New Saints LB Davis happy to join "winning culture" in NOLA

"The deal signed itself." That's how linebacker Demario Davis described his decision to leave the New York Jets and make his way south to sign with the New Orleans Saints. Davis joined Bobby Hebert and Kristian Garic on WWL Radio Monday afternoon and talked about the chance to contend for a... Read More

New Saints LB Davis happy to join "winning culture" in NOLA

"The deal signed itself." That's how linebacker Demario Davis described his decision to leave the New York Jets and make his way south to sign with the New Orleans Saints. Davis joined Bobby Hebert and Kristian Garic on WWL Radio Monday afternoon and talked about the chance to contend for a... Read More
Mar 3, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Michigan State Spartans guard Cassius Winston (5) controls the ball against Michigan Wolverines guard Jaaron Simmons (5) during the second half of a semifinal game of the 2018 Big Ten Tournament at Madison Square Garden.

Mark's NCAA Tournament Predictions

So just my luck, I've been asked to write a column filled with March Madness predictions in what could be the most unpredictable year in recent memory. I'm going to preface this article by warning you. I'm no expert. I'm not some analytical wizard with eidetic memory, reveling in the minutia of... Read More