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Look at this gif of Khiry Robinson destroying a Seahawk.

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HERE COMES JOHN JENKINS
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Brandin Cooks Is Absurd

New Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks does impossible things on the football field. Here’s one:

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Rob Ryan carrying a stuffed animal and three pizzas in an airport.
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When the Saints Broke the Legion of Boom

Crazy plays like this one were part of a 17 minute period in which the Saints eviscerated Seattle’s legendary defense.

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This is the face Seattle Seahawks defenders started to make in the fourth quarter of their playoff game vs the Saints.
When the Saints Broke the Legion of Boom

This is the face Seattle Seahawks defenders started to make in the fourth quarter of their playoff game vs the Saints.

When the Saints Broke the Legion of Boom

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According to America, the most memorable play in Saints history is “Ambush,” the onsides kick Sean Payton called to open the second half of Super Bowl XLIV. A February 8, 2010 headline from NJ.com, the New Jersey Star-Ledger website, sums up how “Ambush” is popularly viewed: “Saints’ successful onsides kick shocks Colts, changes momentum of Super Bowl.” This popular view explains why America voted the way it did.
It’s also wrong.
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If Akiem Hicks is as good as we think he might be, the Saints will be something like unstoppable in 2014.
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The main reason the NFL ruled Jimmy Graham a tight end is fodder for “that’s what she said!” jokes.
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"Whatever Jimmy Graham’s ultimate long-term contract is, it’ll be, like every other deal Loomis signs, cap-friendly early on, giving the Saints more room to maneuver over the next year or two, not less. It’ll be a deal delivering Graham to training camp in time to prepare for a 2014 season that, to Saints fans, feels like a citywide block party just waiting to start."

Jimmy Graham, the Blurriness of Position, and Fixing the Franchise Tag

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No surprise: as the July 15 deadline for a long-term deal between Jimmy Graham and the Saints approaches, the arguments about Graham’s position status are getting more creative. Those arguments, however, only dance around the periphery of the real issue: No one has a strict definition for what quantifies a “position” in the NFL, and the lack of such a definition makes the NFL’s franchise tag system terrible.
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No surprise: as the July 15 deadline for a long-term deal between Jimmy Graham and the Saints approaches, the arguments about Graham’s position status are getting more creative. Those arguments, however, only dance around the periphery of the real issue: No one has a strict definition for what quantifies a “position” in the NFL, and the lack of such a definition makes the NFL’s franchise tag system terrible.

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7 Things to Watch For on the Falcons’ HBO Hard Knocks

You won’t be watching Hard Knocks. You never watch Hard Knocks. So why would you start now that the Atlanta Falcons are on Hard Knocks? If you happen to accidentally click it on HBO Go while trying to repeat a Game of Thrones episode, though, here are seven things you should watch for, based on the seven things NFL.com writer Gregg Rosenthal thinks you should be watching for, which we edited for him so that they are correct.

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"My father worked for a millionaire as the captain of a private yacht at the time, and so when the decision finally did come for us to evacuate, we decided, calmly and logically, to evacuate on a boat."

Intermediate Hurricane Evacuation
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