Glad you could make it to your afternoon sampler of tweets and links.
You may read them after the jump...
alexbrown96 U can say that again.... RT @ChrisHarrisNFL: Workout freak does not equal great football player
alexbrown96 Getting HOT at the right time..RT @ChiTribSports: Photos: #Blackhawks beat the #MapleLeafsfor 8th straight win. http://bit.ly/bDjb1X
ChaseDaniel RT @MoSportsMag Proud of @ChaseDaniel as he continues to show his support of MU by announcing scholarship endowment...#Mizzou Thank you!
ChaseDaniel Overwhelming response to the "CD Lone-star Scholarship" I'm blown away by the support! Thank you guys so much..let's start a trend! #Mizzou
dmcallister26 A Mardi Gras Edition of #TeamInsomniacheckin n with ya world
LanceMoore16 Good night w my heims. Gotta catch these z's real quick.
alexbrown96 Sitting up watching "love and other drugs" and I must say Anne Hathaway played the hell out if her part...
TylerLorenzen So amped for Mardi Gras!
T_Porter22 I want crawfish....so we about to have a crawfish boil!
T_Porter22 We ready to go! I have a driver too!http://t.co/6oLW93k
T_Porter22 I wish I could invite all u guys. I will keep that in mind. May not be a bad idea in the future!
New Orleans Saints on the mark with recent offseason moves | NOLA.com
Jeff Duncan - Team off to fast start, but there's plenty more to be done.
New Orleans Saints reader comment: Low-key moves could pay off | NOLA.com
Staff report - Highlighting comments from our readers.
Former New Orleans Saints quarterback Bobby Hebert took risk in 1990 and won | NOLA.com
Peter Finney - Cajun Cannon once sat before Judge David Doty.
New Orleans Saints' Chase Daniel sets up endowed scholarship at Mizzou | NOLA.com
Staff report - Backup QB to help players at alma mater.
New Orleans Saints hot spots - NFC South Blog | ESPN.com
Pat Y. - We'll continue our series of team-by-team mailbags with the New Orleans Saints.
New Orleans Saints 2011 Mock Draft: 1 Writers Wish List | Bleacher Report
Mack Bonner - Last year I made a mock draft and only got one of the players I had hoped for (Jimmy Graham). This year, I think I'll call it my wish list as most of these players will probably not be playing for New Orleans this season...
NFL, union taking weekend break from mediation | NOLA.com
Associated Press - They will have until Friday to reach a new CBA.
American Needle’s silver lining could help NFL in antitrust case | ProFootballTalk
Mike Florio - If the NFL and the players' union can't get a deal done by Friday, an avalanche of litigation will be launched.
Loss of benefits in lockout is a lose-lose situation | ProFootballTalk
Mike Florio - We've heard plenty about the loss of player health insurance benefits during a lockout, since that's the most important employment benefit for any worker -- and since players will for the first time in their careers have to write a monthly check to ensure the continuation of the benefits.
NFL Transactions Report | nfl.com
List of individual team transactions (sorted by day) for the month of March.
Cam Newton, defense among dominant themes | ESPN.com
After the Cam Newton mania subsided, defense became the prevailing theme of the 2011 combine, John Clayton writes.
Report: Panthers not sold on taking defensive lineman with first pick | ProFootballTalk
Gregg Rosenthal - We are six weeks away from finding out who the Panthers will draft No. 1 overall, and we're bound to hear a lot of reports and rumors about their preference in the meantime.