Posts Tagged ‘jahri evans’

QB Brees and G Evans Two Key Players to Solving the Saints Salary Cap Issues

Brian McIntyre of Yahoo! Sports writes that the Saints could look to restructuring the contracts of QB Drew Brees and G Jahri Evans in order to free up some much needed cap space. Earlier in the week it was reported that the Saints could be forced to part ways with LB Jonathan Vilma and DE […]

Saints and OG Jahri Evans agree to a whopping seven-year deal

A day after bringing back safety Darren Sharper, the Saints were spending even more money on Wednesday, as the team inked offensive guard Jahri Evans to a huge seven-year deal. The deal makes the former fourth-round draft choice the highest-paid interior lineman in the NFL. Evans, who was both an All-Pro and Pro Bowler last […]

Have the Saints Found Another WR Gem in Arrington?

After the Saints found two nearly pro-bowl caliber starters in the 2006 draft with WR Marques Colston and OG Jahri Evans, the Saints found another rising star in UDFA Pierre Thomas in the 2007 TC. This year’s surprise gem maybe another 7th round wide receiver, like Colston. The Saints traded with Green bay to get […]

New Orleans Saints 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, Predicted: 2nd 2007 Record: 7-9 (3rd NFC South) Head Coach: Sean Payton (3rd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Drew Brees As accurate as any passer in the game. Set an NFL record with 440 completions last season. Also led all non-Brady quarterbacks with 4,423 yards. RB: Deuce […]