The Saints have worked hard to get the right players in their locker room.
They've eaten massive amounts of dead money and suffered through some lean years to get back on track and in a position to compete for the Super Bowl each year. But what does it mean to have the right guys? How do you know when you're bringing the wrong ones into the fold?
Teams use a meticulous process to answer this question. To get a better idea of what it takes to scout character and makeup, NewOrleans.Football spent some time talking to various decision-makers and scouts around the league to better grasp on how this gets done.
One of Sean Payton’s other favorite plays should have been instantly recognizable. The Saints use the route combination on the right side of the drawing quite often, and it shows up as often as anything else the Saints run. So, when Payton posted the image after jumping into a Twitter conversation asking coaches to share […]
Sean Payton didn’t get on the phone to chitchat. He dialed in to set a tone. This NFL season is going to be difficult and challenging and distracting in ways no one has ever experienced before. Talent matters because it always matters, and the Saints have more of it than perhaps any other team, but […]