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22 hours ago, Mid Iowa said:

Fortunately Payton quickly understood it wasn't a good fit and sent AP packing (and actually got something for him).

Dez is not a leadership guy, that's what Michael Thomas has become, from his work ethic to his lifestyle. Now Ben Watson is in for another year, also a great leader.

Dez would be a good tool, but understand it's a 1-2 year max, because he'll go right back to being "Dez" once Brees retires.

I agree, Dez is a tool. And, I approve this message. Never liked him, never will. HUGE no thanks!

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I'll assume with the Coleman signing, and likely a Snead signing Friday, the Bryant this isn't going to happen. I'm sure most of us agree that's probably a good thing.

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IMO, if Coleman had Bryant's talent (4-5 year ago Bryant)...this offense would only need a TE. I mean a Shockey-type TE or Hoby Brenner-type TE. They seem to have figured out the defense, which is nice for a change. And, special teams is getting there. Look out! The Saints are growing into a well-rounded football team.

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On 4/19/2018 at 7:15 AM, Mid Iowa said:

I'll assume with the Coleman signing, and likely a Snead signing Friday, the Bryant this isn't going to happen. I'm sure most of us agree that's probably a good thing.

Ravens offer Snead at 2 years 10 mil... I think he gone.

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22 hours ago, whodatworm23 said:

Ravens offer Snead at 2 years 10 mil... I think he gone.

Yeah, as much as the kid liked NOLA, that's a huge gap to fill, and we know the Saints won't cover that, especially after last year's performance which was arguably a "prove it" year, and he came far from proving it.

I wish the kid luck. His story is pretty fun.

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16 hours ago, Mid Iowa said:

Yeah, as much as the kid liked NOLA, that's a huge gap to fill, and we know the Saints won't cover that, especially after last year's performance which was arguably a "prove it" year, and he came far from proving it.

I wish the kid luck. His story is pretty fun.

Saints appear to be siding with the bigger receivers these days... Thomas, Merideth, Coleman. Wouldn't shock me to see them target a big physical TE like Hurst or Goedert at 27.

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20 hours ago, whodatworm23 said:

Saints appear to be siding with the bigger receivers these days... Thomas, Merideth, Coleman. Wouldn't shock me to see them target a big physical TE like Hurst or Goedert at 27.

While I agree with this completely, I wouldn’t be surprised to see them target an undersized speedster again either lol. 

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On 4/22/2018 at 12:50 AM, whodatworm23 said:

Saints appear to be siding with the bigger receivers these days... Thomas, Merideth, Coleman. Wouldn't shock me to see them target a big physical TE like Hurst or Goedert at 27.

This is an interesting comment, and has me thinking.

Drew has been under throwing receivers for the past 2 years. These moves seem to me to be more "possession" receivers that can catch an 11' pass at 15 yards or redzone, rather than a burner that can stretch the field (exception Ginn, our only sub 4.48 starter (4.29)) for a 60-70 yard completion. 

I'm assuming guys who can block, run a crisp route, get up & "get it", and can widen the field for the running game.

A big TE makes total sense.......so I look for us to go running back at 27 ;)

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5 hours ago, Mid Iowa said:

This is an interesting comment, and has me thinking.

Drew has been under throwing receivers for the past 2 years. These moves seem to me to be more "possession" receivers that can catch an 11' pass at 15 yards or redzone, rather than a burner that can stretch the field (exception Ginn, our only sub 4.48 starter (4.29)) for a 60-70 yard completion. 

I'm assuming guys who can block, run a crisp route, get up & "get it", and can widen the field for the running game.

A big TE makes total sense.......so I look for us to go running back at 27 ;)

I love it when someone can make me rethink my stance on something. I was going to be pissed if we go TE, this may have made it more acceptable to me.

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