Not just at the skill positions, but also on the offensive line. Blocking and being assignment sound are still the chief responsibilities for Drew Brees' group of protectors. That will never change, but New Orleans now appears to be placing a premium on linemen with athletic ability and has assembled one of the NFL's fastest offensive lines.
The NFC South just got a little bit tougher. Against all odds, Tampa Bay has become a destination for NFL players. After adding Tom Brady earlier this offseason, the Bucs have now landed tight end Rob Gronkowski. So, how will New Orleans defend all the weapons Tampa now has? Does this shift the balance of […]
The NFL’s new schedule has created a potential problem for New Orleans. The league’s plan to add a 17th regular-season game to each team’s schedule in the future means that the Super Bowl will be pushed deeper into February. For New Orleans, this means a potential conflict with Mardi Gras could exist in 2024 and […]