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Jon Oliver

  • joined May 11, 2013
  • last login Jul 09, 2014
  • posts 153
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CSC's resident photoshopper, Jon was born and raised in New Orleans and is a lifelong Saints fan (and fan of the Breakers, while they lasted). Though he currently lives about a thousand miles away, he always looks for excuses to make his way back to the Crescent City.

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Looking at the Saints Preseason Schedule

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Eight NFL Preseason games will be nationally televised in August, including the Week 3 contest between the Saints and the Colts.

2014 Saints Schedule is Imminent

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The NFL has confirmed that the 2014 schedule will not be delayed two weeks, despite the timing of this year's NFL Draft.

Saints lose LT Charles Brown to NY Giants

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With Terron Armstead solidifying his role as starting LT for the Saints, the Giants are hoping castoff Charles Brown can bolster their weak offensive line.

Saints sign OLB Haralson for One Year

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The Saints announced Tuesday that they have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the outside linebacker.

Tampa Bay offers Jimmy Graham "Top 5 WR" Money

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A five year, $57.5 million contract leaves the New Orleans Saints in a position of trying to replace their star tight end with two first-round draft picks.

Saints Sign McCown

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The Saints have agreed to a one year deal for Luke to back up Drew Brees and hold for field goals.

No More Draft Picks for the Saints

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New Orleans was left out of the mix when the NFL was doling out compensatory draft picks this week.

Benjamin Watson may be the next NFLPA President

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The NFL Players Association will elect a new president on Wednesday, and the Saints tight end is a likely candidate for the position.

Sproles to Philly

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After a week of shopping him around, the Saints send Sproles to the NFC East in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick.

Free Agency Q&A: Part IV (Salary Caps)

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With the free agency signing period beginning this afternoon at 4pm Eastern, we wrap up our four-part series educating readers on free agency.

Free Agency Q&A: Part III (Franchise & Transition)

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With the Saints needing to sign their franchise player Jimmy Graham to a long-term contract in order to make room for the free agency signing period, which starts tomorrow, we review franchise and transition player designations.

Free Agency Q&A: Part II (RFA & Unrestricted)

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With the Saints having recently tendered Rafael Bush as a restricted free agent, we continue looking at free agency by reviewing what it means to be a restricted or unrestricted free agent.

Free Agency Q&A: Introduction

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Today marks the beginning of the three-day negotiating period prior to the start of free agency. What does that mean, and what else do we need to know about free agency?

Sprolesy Down!

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The cap casualties continue as GM Mickey Loomis tries to make room for Jimmy Graham's big contract.

And then there were Eight

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Lance Moore is the latest cap casualty in New Orleans.

Saints tag Bush for $1.3 million

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With Malcolm Jenkins set to hit the market on Tuesday, the Saints have secured one of their only three defenders with any experience as an NFL safety.

Jimmy Graham lists himself as a TE

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While Jimmy Graham might try to argue that he is a wide receiver in hopes of getting a bigger paycheck (because being the highest-paid TE in history isn't enough)... he is not only enjoying awards and accolades for his role as a tight end, but is also listing himself as a tight end on his own twitter page.

Graham is Officially a Tight End

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The NFL's Management Council has made a ruling on the debate as to whether the star Saints tight end should be considered a wide receiver for the purposes of the franchise tag.

Should the Saints pursue Delmas?

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A number of teams are showing interest in Louis Delmas, who happens to be visiting with the Saints on Mardi Gras weekend. Will someone overpay for the injury-prone safety, or will he be a great pickup in 2014?

Saints are not Tainted by Sharper

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Attempts by media and NFL fans to link Sharper's alleged crimes to the Saints organization fall flat.

NOPD issues Arrest Warrants for Sharper and Nunez

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The former NFL safety is wanted in New Orleans for two counts of aggravated rape, as is his associate Erik Nunez.

Meach... around?

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He may not be a typical NFL star receiver, but No.17 gives plenty of bang for his buck in Sean Payton's system.

Saints bid Farewell to DE Kenyon Coleman

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One more member of the 2013 Saints has been turned away as the organization looks towards the future.

Kicking Competition is Building

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While trying to finagle cap room with key cuts, the New Orleans Saints have also been signing players to contracts. At least two kickers are already under contract, and will be competing for the place kicker position in 2014.

Saints Sign Graham, and More

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Mickey Loomis still has plenty of cap magic left to work, but he's already working the pen as well as the knife.

Saints Sign CB Trevin Wade

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With obvious needs at cornerback, that New Orleans Saints have locked in Trevin Wade, who will be entering his third year in the NFL.

Saints Sign CB Trevin Wade

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Saints CB Trevin Wade signed a 1-yr, $570k contract this week. Wade was an exclusive rights free agent.

Brian McIntyre (@brian_mcintyre) February 14, 2014

Cuts: Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma & Jabari Greer

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The New Orleans Saints have announced their first wave of salary cap cuts, adding Smith, Vilma and Greer to the leaked Harper release.

Saints cut Roman Harper

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After rumors surfaced that the Saints would begin cutting their roster on Wednesday, shedding some of their bigger salaries, it appears that Roman Harper is the first salary cap casualty of 2014 for New Orleans.

Gonzalez considers Brees, not Ryan, an Elite QB

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What does one of the best tight ends to ever play the game think of the man who has been lobbing balls his way for the last five seasons?

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