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Saints’ Cam Jordan: Tom Brady Playing in NFC South Will Be ‘Super, Super Weird’

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan is still getting used to the idea of playing against Tom Brady twice every season. Appearing on SiriusXM NFL Radio, Jordan said it will be "super, super weird" having Brady in the NFC North as a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Most of the NFL is still getting used to the idea of seeing Brady not wearing a New England Patriots jersey.

Drew Brees snubbed from Pro Football Hall of Fame’s All-Decade Team

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

The Pro Football Hall of Fame released its All-Decade Team on Monday. In both a surprising, yet totally expected move, the body snubbed New Orleans Saints starting quarterback Drew Brees from the list. Instead, former-New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made the cut.

Saints connect with Texas A&M wide receiver Quartney Davis

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

NFL teams have busy in adjusting to league-mandated travel restrictions in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, conducting meetings with 2020 NFL Draft prospects over teleconference that would normally be held in person. The New Orleans Saints are no exception; last week, they interviewed Texas A&M Aggies defensive lineman Justin Madubuike, and recently followed up by video conferencing with his teammate, wide receiver Quartney Davis.

Steve Gleason’s blocked punt and what it means to New Orleans

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

The New Orleans Saints returned to the Superdome on Monday Night Football in Week 3 of the 2006 NFL season. After an entire season away from New Orleans in which the Saints accrued a 3-13 record, fans were anxiously awaiting the home debut of new quarterback Drew Brees and head coach Sean Payton. However, the game would come to mean so much more than just a simple victory of 23-3 over their bitter rivals, the Atlanta Falcons.

Pelicans News Around the Web (4-7-2020)

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

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Drew Brees snubbed from NFL’s All-Decade Team, ex-teammate suggests

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was not among the quarterbacks named to the NFL’s All-Decade Team from the 2010s and it rubbed a former teammate the wrong way. The NFL released its All-Decade Team on Monday. Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers were the two quarterbacks listed on the team.

Former Saints record-holding kicker Dempsey dies

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are extended to Carlene and the entire Dempsey family on the passing of their dear Tom,” Saints owner Gayle Benson said in a statement released Sunday morning. The New Orleans Saints family is deeply saddened and heartbroken at this most difficult time. Tom’s life spoke directly to the power of the human spirit and exemplified his resolute determination to not allow setbacks to impede following his dreams and aspirations.

‘Prison workouts,’ ‘human weights’ and ‘Rocky IV’: NFL players getting creative with workouts

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

With stay-at-home orders in some states and sports teams following gathering guidelines set out by health officials, no one knows when players will be allowed to return to team facilities, causing many players like Slater to turn their training sessions into a family affair. New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins did a step workout, with a personal twist. He put his two daughters on his shoulders while moving up and down his brick walkway.

Tom Brady joining NFC South is ‘super weird,’ Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan says

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

The strangeness of seeing Tom Brady play football in something other than a New England Patriots uniform is something fans and players alike will have to deal with during the 2020 season. New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan told SiriusXM NFL Radio on Monday that it’s going to be “super weird” for him to see Brady in the same division as him and playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Jordan, 30, said he was about 9 or 10 when the Patriots initially drafted Brady.

Cameron Jordan conflicted over Tom Brady coming to NFC South: “This is going to be super, super weird”

Monday, April 6th, 2020

Fans aren't the only ones expecting to be somewhat puzzled by the look of Tom Brady in a uniform other than that of the New England Patriots this fall. New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan will have to see it at least twice if the schedule proceeds as normal. It's a reality Jordan is [more]