The #Saints return to practice tomorrow. Next game is Sunday at Houston (3 pm CT). It will be nationally televised on FOX!— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) August 18, 2013
I see my guy @spenceware11 doing his thing...— John Jenkins (@jenkinsjohn6) August 18, 2013
Good morning and God bless— Chris Ivory (@ivory_29) August 18, 2013
FYI - Tusk!!'s debut with Jets last night...6 carries, 13 yards and a long of 8. No idea how long he was on stationary bike on sideline. Or even if he was on the bike at all. I'm a rampant rumor speculator.
Success- getting what you want Happiness- liking what you get #BeHappy— Jedidiah Collins (@JedCollins45) August 18, 2013
Programming note: #Saints don't hit the practice field again until Monday afternoon.— Larry Holder (@LarryHolder) August 18, 2013
Is it weird I want Prince Devitt's LED jacket? (Don't answer that.)— Held Over (@hakimdropsball) August 18, 2013
If this concussion suit goes through, there's no way the NFL comes out of it without looking like Phillip Morris— ryan van bibber (@justRVB) August 18, 2013
Also "Phillip Morris" sounds like the name of some UDFA that Mike Shanahan got a 1,000-yard season out of— ryan van bibber (@justRVB) August 18, 2013
Going back to what Fred Dryer told me about how the NFL views its vets: "predisposed notion of 'we want that, we're going to take it'"— ryan van bibber (@justRVB) August 18, 2013
Morning world— Lance Moore (@LanceMoore16) August 18, 2013
Morning glory http://t.co/lxjCQvbUwA— Joseph Morgan (@jmthegreat) August 18, 2013
@ProFootballTalk grading every play? Yes. Grading how a player is playing overall? No. I can teach u the game if u want.— Pete Prisco (@PriscoCBS) August 18, 2013
HansDat note: Pellman is one of the NFL's concussion "experts."
I expect people to do me dirty but still give em a Chance to show me they might b different Spread Love #BLESSED— NuLa C.E.O. (@JuniorG93) August 18, 2013
Enjoying my day off, back to work tomorrow— Pierre Thomas (@Pierre_Thomas) August 18, 2013
Saints first teams’ play ‘encouraging’ | The Advocate
Sheldon Mickles - Much like the first week, the New Orleans Saints’ performance in Friday night’s exhibition game with the Oakland Raiders was a mixed bag.
New Orleans Saints notes: 11 sacks in 2 games are but one encouraging sign for defense | The Advocate
Ramon Vargas - After averaging fewer than two sacks a game last year, the New Orleans Saints have sacked opposing quarterbacks 11 times through the first two games of the preseason.
Texans tilt will tell more about improved Saints defense | sportsnola.com
Brian Allee-Walsh - Of the four exhibition games, the third is the most important because teams typically play their projected starters into the second half.
The Saints Were Great, The Raiders Sucked | WWL.com
Kristian Garic - Well, either the Raiders are that bad, or the Saints have improved that much. But I think it's really combination of both.
"Who’s Your Daddy?" | whodatsocialclub.com
There’s been a lot of nonsense written about the Saints this preseason: all about their prospects, their problems, their crises du jour.
Uniform Police Focus on Face Masks | NYTimes.com
Zach Schonbrun - Justin Tuck’s custom face mask has inspired at least three false Twitter accounts, one Facebook fan page and a likeness in the Madden 13 football video game.
Bill Barnwell looks inside the numbers to see if Chris Johnson can return to his record-setting ways - Grantland
Let's stop and think for a minute before we demand the return of the 2009 version of Chris Johnson. (HansDat Query: Who's more gassed? Him, SJax, or AFoster? - discuss.)
Fantasy Football - Walking Through a 12-Team Draft | NYTimes.com
Jason Sablich - The following 12 team, 15 round draft primer is not an all-inclusive draft guide. Rather, it offers a couple of different approaches depending on where you are drafting from.