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Kristian Garic
April 27, 2018 - 9:01 am
We pan the Saints sometimes for blowing smokescreens and engaging in subterfuge this time of year, but we actually probably need to listen more carefully. General Manager Mickey Loomis and Coach Sean Payton have been dropping hints for days about the possibility of moving up in the first round of...
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Jan 14, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Mark Menard
April 27, 2018 - 6:00 am
“Every year we discuss who are the players we would move forward for, and he clearly for us was a guy we felt strongly enough about.” That’s what Saints Coach Sean Payton had to say when addressing the conviction that led the Saints to trade up from the 27th pick of the first round all the way to #...
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Apr 26, 2018; Arlington, TX, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell with Marcus Davenport as selected as the number fourteen overall pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium
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Mark Menard
April 27, 2018 - 6:00 am
When the Saints made defensive end Marcus Davenport the newest member of the roster Thursday night as their first-round draft choice, they were bringing in a player who had already been indoctrinated into the Who Dat Nation at a young age. Davenport’s father and grandfather hail from New Orleans,...
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Seth Dunlap
April 26, 2018 - 11:35 pm
Anybody who thought the New Orleans Saints weren't all in to win a championship this coming season surely had their mind changed tonight when the Saints traded two first round picks, plus a fifth rounder, to move up and select a raw, but talented, pass rusher in Marcus Davenport. Saints color...
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Seth Dunlap
April 26, 2018 - 10:41 pm
Saints head coach Sean Payton is known for his aggressive offense on the field. Payton is also starting to be known for his aggressive style in the NFL Draft. Once again the Saints, under the guidance of Payton and General Manager Mickey Loomis, were aggressive in trading up in the first round of...
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Apr 26, 2018; Arlington, TX, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell with Marcus Davenport as selected as the number fourteen overall pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium
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April 26, 2018 - 9:07 pm
By Seth Dunlap, WWL.com The New Orleans Saints were aggressive once again in the first round of the NFL Draft. The Saints traded up from pick #27 to pick #14, sending this years first and fifth round picks, plus next years 1st round selection, to the Packers in the swap. They then selected DE...
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Apr 26, 2018; Arlington, TX, USA; Denzel Ward (Ohio State) is selected as the number four overall pick to the Cleveland Browns in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium.
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Seth Dunlap
April 26, 2018 - 8:20 pm
"What in the world are the Cleveland Browns doing?" Those words from Bobby Hebert were echoed by nearly every NFL football fan who watched the first four picks of the NFL Draft tonight. Their two selections were confusing at best. First, the Browns selected QB Baker Mayfield with the #1 overall...
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Deuce McAllister
April 26, 2018 - 6:58 pm
WWL Saints color analyst Deuce McAllister and former Saints offensive lineman Zach Strief spoke with Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis and Coach Sean Payton before the NFL Draft to try and get a sense of what the team might do once the draft was underway. After a successful 2017 season, New...
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Bobby Hebert at WWL Radio Draft Fest
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Bobby Hebert
April 26, 2018 - 6:44 pm
To me - the NFL Draft really kicks off the upcoming season. The Draft has become an event in itself - now traveling to different NFL cities - it’s a must-see - must-listen to - primetime event for this football crazy nation! When you look at the upcoming 2018 event (NFLDraftScout.com) considers (25...
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Jan 14, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Seth Dunlap
April 26, 2018 - 6:32 pm
What will the Saints do during this year's NFL Draft. If you're expecting answers out of head coach Sean Payton, you'll be disappointed. Payton is always coy with the media, and he didn't give many hints when talking to Deuce McAllister and Zach Strief during our "Saints Draft Preview" show. Once...
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