Saints News 7/22/13: Junior Galette, Martez Wilson Eager To 'Turn it Up' A Notch For Saints

Stacy Revere

Mike Triplett from has an interesting article on Galette and Wilson. Ya know what's the best thing about it? It doesn't say anything about a royal baby being born today. Geez! Why is that such huge world news!? Who cares!? In other news not involving a royal obstetrician and gilded leg stirrups, the Saints finally find a more modern look for their official team website and Mickey Loomis is the first interviewee for the new Black & Blue Report. In classic Loomis fashion, he provides answers to questions but doesn't really say much.



Saints Finally Upgrade Official Website/Debut Daily 'Black & Blue Report'

New Look to
There’s an old saying in football that if you’re not getting better it means you’re getting worse. We decided to take that adage to heart and re-designed the home page of to give our fans a better online experience.

Black and Blue Report: July 22, 2013
The debut of The Black and Blue Report, hosted by Sean Kelley, with Saints and Pelicans Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis, Saints DB Jabari Greer, Pelicans Summer League Coach Bryan Gates.


Other Saints News

Junior Galette, Martez Wilson eager to 'turn it up' a notch for New Orleans Saints this year |
"Man, I'm excited. I can't wait," Wilson said, a wide smile spreading across his face. "That's why I've been here every day just working my tail off."

Saints Questions: What happens at left tackle? | New Orleans
This might be the biggest positional question of the offseason. Without Jermon Bushrod, who left the Saints for Chicago in free agency, New Orleans is in a position it hasn’t been in years.

Saints All-Time Most Memorable Losses from 1967-2012 (Part 1 -- #60 to #46) provides news on all New Orleans sports including the Saints, Hornets, LSU Tigers, Tulane Green Wave, High School Sports and everything in between.

25 Reasons to Get Excited about 2013 Saints Training Camp Presented by Verizon: No. 4 Jimmy Graham will showcase one reason a day to get excited about the start of the 2013 New Orleans Saints Training Camp presented by Verizon. Reason No. 4 – Jimmy Graham

Shutdown Countdown: The return of Sean Payton is great news for the New Orleans Saints | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo! Sports
From the blog Shutdown Corner: The NFL season is approaching and Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams, counting down our power rankings with one team a day until No. 1 is unveiled on Aug. 4, when the preseason kicks off with the Hall of …

New Orleans Saints positional analysis: quarterbacks |
Drew Brees hunts for a bounce-back season, while the backup job is up for grabs

New Orleans Saints question of the day: What's the biggest storyline of training camp? |
Veterans will report to camp on Thursday

New Orleans Saint Jabari Greer will discuss life, music as guest host on WWOZ-FM |
Greer will guest host a three-hour, jazz radio broadcast on Monday (July 22).

Fantasy Football Preview for the Saints | July | 2013 Articles
If you are a weekly fantasy football fan as well as a Saints fan, here is what you need to know in order to draft Saints players to win your fantasy league. Good luck.

Is Falcons' Matt Ryan Better Than Saints' Drew Brees? - Who Dat Dish - A New Orleans Saints Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
December 26, 2011; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees talks with Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) prior to kickoff...

PFT Preseason Power Rankings No. 9: New Orleans Saints | ProFootballTalk
The Saints have some obvious issues. But they have their leader, and their edge back. After a year’s suspension, head coach Sean Payton is back, and the Saints feel like they have something to prove after last year’s 7-9 mess.



PFT Preseason Power Rankings No. 5: Atlanta Falcons | ProFootballTalk
Prior to last year, it was fair to wonder if the Falcons were simply fantasy football Hall of Famers, guys who put up great numbers, but weren't going to win in January.


NFL News

Report: Eric Wright fails 49ers physical, cut by Bucs | ProFootballTalk
The strange tale of cornerback Eric Wright has taken another turn. News that Wright was traded by the Buccaneers to the 49ers for a conditional draft pick broke on Friday just before we also learned that Wright had been arrested and charged with misdemeanor DUI earlier in July.

Von Miller says he "did nothing wrong" | ProFootballTalk
Via his verified Twitter account, Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller responded Monday to reports he's facing a four-game NFL suspension with a brief statement where he indicated he had done "nothing wrong." "Seeing reports abt 4 game susp," Miller wrote. "I know I did nothing wrong.

NFL considering adding a regular season "Hall of Fame Game" | ProFootballTalk
The Pro Football Hall of Fame will get its annual moment in the sun next week when the football world converges on Canton for the induction ceremonies and the Hall of Fame Game between the Dolphins and Cowboys.

NFLPA tells players to give blood for HGH testing | ProFootballTalk
While the stop-and-start nature of the league's negotiation with the NFLPA on the agreed-upon need for HGH testing has created skepticism about when it will ever be implemented, there seems to be genuine movement this time.

Report: Cowboys to finally sell stadium naming rights | ProFootballTalk
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who as legend has it once scolded Bengals owner Mike Brown for not selling the naming rights to the stadium in which his team plays, is close to selling the naming rights to Cowboys Stadium nearly four years after it opened. According to FOXSportsSouthwest.



New Orleans Saints Highlights: Jimmy Graham
Highlights of New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham from the 2012 season

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