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Fleur-de-Links: October 12, 2011


Drew Brees
Another game week has begun. The day started early and will go late. Who Dat!

Lance Moore
Back on the grind this morning. Gotta get better. Hope everyone has a great day!

Greg Romeus
Crunch time

WWL-TV Sports
Brees says he has seen the effect of Graham & Sproles in coverage. Says Graham gives him a target to throw the ball.
Jeff Duncan
Payton said he considers both Patrick Robinson and Tracy Porter as starters. Starting spot determined by opponent, matchups, etc.

WWL-TV Sports
Payton on CB rotation: "It’s the discussion w/ receiver, w/ runner. We’ve got all these guys that we feel confident in."

Jeff Duncan
No surprise, but looks like Kreutz will inherit his starting center spot now that he's healthy. Brian de la Puente returns to reserve role.

WWL-TV Sports
Re: RB rotation, coach Payton says he has to make sure sometimes that he's not putting a different RB in on every play.

WWL-TV Sports
Payton said one of the big things about the past 2 weeks is it has given de la Puente game snaps & is now experienced as backup.

Kevin Spain
Sounds like kreutz will start at center if he comes back this week ahead of de la puente who has been good 4

WWL-TV Sports
Payton says the C job is Kreutz's still, but they'll pay attention to how the veteran feels coming off the knee injury.

Kevin Spain
Andy tanner re-signed by . Swanson miller cut

Jeff Duncan
Payton on injury report: D.Henderson (calf), Z.Strief (knee), D.Thomas (concussion), DNP. Wilson, Kreutz returned to practice, full.

WWL-TV Sports
. has beennamed the U.S. Nat'l Ambassador Against Hunger for the UN World Food Programme, the team said Wednesday.

WWL-TV Sports
Morris: "What Jimmy Graham has been able 2 do this year is unbelievable. He has been physical. He has been fast. He has been violent."

WWL-TV Sports
Morris: "It’s a really good opponent for us to go & try to compare ourselves to in order to compete and be the best in the NFC South."

WWL-TV Sports
coach Raheem Morris on offense: "There’s not a person on that offense that you don’t know first name and last name. "

Jeff Duncan
The are trying to accomplish a rare feat this week: Win three consecutive road games. Last time it happened: 1987, Weeks 7-9.

Jeff Duncan
Drew Brees said he expects opponents to start game-planning more & more to try to stop TE Jimmy Graham w/scheme, personnel.


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