Good afternoon, Saints fans. There turned about to be enough content released after this morning's Who Dat Say!?! for me to fire up an afternoon Fleur-de-Links.
The players are off today after arriving at Oxnard in the wee hours of the morning. Go here to see how the city is publicizing the Saints visit (Tay and cajuninCA...the page even has driving directions to help you get there!!).
Hotel information from above link for any other CA Saints fans:
The Residence Inn by Marriott at River Ridge is proud to be the host hotel for the New Orleans Saints Training Camp. See our Special Offers page for camp rates! Ask for the New Orleans Saints Training Camp rate!
I'll be keeping my eyes peeled for late breaking news, so this post may be updated through the evening if there's an injury report or press conference from The Visor later on today...
moosedenied Ah yes, the old "IT'S PRESEASON!" admonition. Last refuge of a fan who can't bear to accept what he's seeing with his own eyes.
moosedenied Thankful for last nights Twitter stream. Almost forgot that getting your ass kicked is just fine when IT'S PRESEASON! NOTHING (BAD) MATTERS!
robyslyfe This west coast time change is brutal..my body wants to get up by my eyes are still heavy, so im stuck on pause..smh
Mark_Ingram28 Everyone have a blessed and wonderful Sunday! Don't forget to say your prayers and give thanks to the man above
NateBUSSEY What a beautiful Sunday Morning in Oxnard CA..... God bless everyone on this day
JohnnyPatrick32 Good morning, man GOD is good and does everything for a reason. I feel great this morning including my knee.. Thank you GOD for another day.
JohnnyPatrick32 And it's morning in Cali lol....
LHolderCBS About to find out what this In-N-Out Burger is all about.
LanceMoore16 West coastin it. What's good in LA today???
LHolderCBS This In-N-Out burger may be the only eatery in Ventura, Calif. This place is stupid busy.
GregRomeus91 Damn this Cali weather is the
Mark_Ingram28 Wow this cali weather is the truth!! It's only 69, it feel so good outside coming from new Orleans lol
From the Saints Sideline
Saints-Texans Observations: No way to 'defend' first half performance | sportsnola.com
Brian Allee-Walsh - A potentially dreamy week on the climate-friendly Pacific Coast may have just turned into a California nightmare for the New Orleans Saints.
New Orleans Saints' preseason whipping is no reason to panic | NOLA.com
Jeff Duncan - Trip to California will be no week at the beach.
New Orleans Saints WR Joe Morgan state (sic) his case with another TD | NOLA.com
James Varney - Backup QB Chase Daniel starts well, but finishes poorly.
Bobby Hebert On Saints/Houston: ''Embarrassing'' - WWL | AM870 | FM105.3
Well, Who Dats, Coach Payton said in his comments that you can’t sugar-coat the performance of the Saints against the Texans. I have to agree.
Texans Postgame Quotes | neworleanssaints.com
Quotes from McNair, Kubiak, Foster, Johnson, Reed, Schaub, Smith, Tate, Watt and Williams.
NFC South mailbag - NFC South Blog | ESPN.com
Pat Y. - Time for a Sunday plunge into the NFC South mailbag. (HansDat note - now that summer's almost over, maybe he'll quit with all these plunges and dips - rumble grumble...making me want Nestea and some Ruffles)
V-Roll Roll Call