New Orleans Saints News:
The Saints have reportedly converted over $1 million of Tre’Quan Smith’s base salary into a signing bonus, freeing up over $950,000 in cap space.
On Tuesday afternoon, a fire broke out on the roof of the Caesars Superdome, sending one person to the hospital.
Statement from venue network ASM Global regarding the fire at the Caesars Superdome.
The fire at the Superdome is not expected to impact the Saints upcoming home game against the New York Giants.
During halftime of the New England Patriots upcoming game against the Saints, the Patriots will be honoring Julian Edelman after his 2020 season, which ended up being his final season.
Reports indicate that the Saints tried to trade with the Patriots for Stephon Gilmore before acquiring Bradley Roby from the Houston Texans.
A date has been set for the upcoming New Orleans Saints and NFL FLAG regional football tournament, with 100% of registration fees going to Saints and Pelicans Gulf Coast Renewal Fund.
THIS JUST IN: Saints first home game will reportedly still take place at the Caesar's Superdome following a roof fire pic.twitter.com/2FTJAvpmd1— wdsu (@wdsu) September 21, 2021
Early indications, per source, according to sources, are that officials do not believe there will be any impact from today's Superdome fire on future events, including next week's Saints game.— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) September 21, 2021