The Saints restructured the contracts of linebacker Demario Davis and defensive end Cameron Jordan over the weekend, saving the team $13.44 million against the cap this season. They also have restructured the contracts of Drew Brees, Wil Lutz and David Onyemata this offseason. And the Saints have more work to do to get below the [more]
Salary-cap restraints around the NFL could lead to several big names being moved in trades or released this offseason. According to Albert Breer of The MMQB, New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore, Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz, Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins and New Orleans Saints receiver Emmanuel Sanders could all be traded in the coming weeks.
In a league driven by quarterback play, a 27-year-old former number one overall draft pick could draw more attention in free agency than many expect. After a five-year run as the starter in Tampa Bay, Jameis Winston saw limited playing time as the part-time backup and third-string quarterback on a one-year deal in New Orleans in 2020. The Florida State product was not given many on-field opportunities, attempting just 11 passes with the Saints.