1. NFL Trade Deadline 2014: Date, End Time and Teams in Need of a Shake-Up

    Don't look now, but the NFL trade deadline is nearly here. For those who weren't aware that the league's end date is set for Oct. 28 this year, you likely aren't alone...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 4,021 reads 1 comments

  2. Jairus Byrd's Season-Ending Injury Isn't Death Blow for Saints Defense

    The New Orleans Saints ' addition of All-Pro safety Jairus Byrd during free agency was a luxury. Defensive coordinator Rob Ryan already proved he could put together a solid defense without Byrd roaming the back line of the defense...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 3 months ago 17,951 reads 55 comments

  3. Jairus Byrd Injury: Updates on Saints Star's Knee and Recovery

    Updates from Tuesday, Oct. 7 ESPN's Adam Caplan provides an update on Jairus Byrd 's injury: Original Text: New Orleans Saints All-Pro safety Jairus Byrd isn't going to be on the field again anytime soon...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 29,195 reads 149 comments

  4. NFL Rumors: Josh Gordon, Mike Pouncey and Latest Training Camp Chatter

    The 2014 NFL season is approaching fast, and rumors are swirling around some of the biggest names in the sport as each team begins its training camp...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 5 months ago 869 reads 0 comments

  5. NFL Rumors: Latest Camp Buzz on Andre Johnson, NaVorro Bowman and More

    If there's a slow rumble building up in your head, it's probably the sound of cleats walking off the cement and onto the grass to signal the start of NFL training camps...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 2,492 reads 0 comments

  6. Jairus Byrd Injury: Updates on Saints DB's Recovery from Back Surgery

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 19 Nick Underhill of The New Orleans Advocate reported on Jairus Byrd 's potential return to the Saints lineup: Katherine Terrell of NOLA...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 20,155 reads 36 comments

  7. Saints' Jairus Byrd Will Win Defensive Player of the Year, and Here's Why

    In the eyes of NFL players, New Orleans Saints safety and former Buffalo Bill Jairus Byrd wasn’t good enough to be one of the top 100 players of 2014. This is a snub by all accounts, and pundits such as NFL...

    Max Garland Written by Max Garland about 6 months ago 3,590 reads 2 comments

  8. Saints Expect Byrd Back for Training Camp, Back Surgery Still Long-Term Concern

    According to NOLA.com's Katherine Terrell, New Orleans Saints safety Jairus Byrd underwent back surgery on Thursday...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 months ago 1,719 reads 4 comments

  9. 2014 NFL Offseason: Why Jairus Byrd Is the Key Acquisition so Far

    Jairus Byrd is the key acquisition of the NFL offseason thus far, and the extent of his impact on the back end of the New Orleans Saints ' defense will shuffle the power balance of the NFC...

    Danny Schwartz Written by Danny Schwartz about 7 months ago 998 reads 3 comments

  10. Why Jairus Byrd to the Saints Is the Key NFL Offseason Acquisition so Far

    On March 11, free-agent safety Jairus Byrd agreed to a six-year, $54 million dollar contract with the New Orleans Saints ...

    Nathaniel Reeves Written by Nathaniel Reeves about 9 months ago 1,192 reads 0 comments

  11. Jairus Byrd Is Ideal Free-Agent Addition for New Orleans Saints

    The salary-cap-restricted New Orleans Saints somehow found a way to make a splash on Day 1 of free agency on Tuesday, signing former Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd to ...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 10 months ago 1,859 reads 2 comments

  12. Jairus Byrd and Jimmy Graham Worth All of the Cuts Saints Had to Make

    According to NFL .com's Ian Rapoport , the New Orleans Saints have signed safety Jairus Byrd to a six-year, $56 million deal that includes $28 million guaranteed...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 12,889 reads 16 comments

  13. Jairus Byrd and Saints Agree on 6-Year Contract: Latest Details and Analysis

    Landing one of the most coveted free agents this offseason, the Saints have signed safety Jairus Byrd to a six-year deal...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 66,307 reads 370 comments

  14. Miami Dolphins: Branden Albert Signing Imminent, Is Jairus Byrd Next?

    The Miami Dolphins are being aggressive in free agency for the second year in a row, and, while new general manager, Dennis Hickey, is digging deep to improve his team, Miami fans are being pleased...

    Richard Santamaria Written by Richard Santamaria about 10 months ago 14,241 reads 29 comments

  15. Cleveland Browns: Buy or Sell the Latest Buzz on the Free Agency Rumor Mill

    This is easily the most awkward time of the NFL offseason. Teams can negotiate with players but cannot have them officially sign contracts until Tuesday afternoon...

    Will Burge Written by Will Burge about 10 months ago 25,377 reads 76 comments

  16. NFL Free Agency 2014: A Look at Safety Jairus Byrd

    Jairus Byrd is considered to be the best free agent the NFL has to offer in 2014. Chris Wesseling and Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com consider Byrd to be a difference-maker and argue, "guys this good usually don't make it to free-agency...

    Richard Santamaria Written by Richard Santamaria about 10 months ago 6,053 reads 9 comments

  17. Why the Washington Redskins Should Sign Jairus Byrd in Free Agency

    In light of the Washington Redskins franchising their top free agent, pass-rusher Brian Orakpo, the Skins can now turn their attention to perhaps the NFL 's top free agent , safety Jairus Byrd ...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 10 months ago 4,675 reads 33 comments

  18. Dan Pompei's Read Option: How Valuable Is Free-Agent Safety Jairus Byrd?

    Now that some players with expiring contracts have re-upped with their home teams and others have been tagged, there is one potential free agent who stands above the rest: Bills safety Jairus Byrd...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 10 months ago 126,274 reads 78 comments

  19. Breaking Down the Cleveland Browns Salary Cap Situation Heading into Free Agency

    NFL free agency officially kicks off on March 11, which makes breaking down the Cleveland Browns salary cap situation of utmost importance...

    Andy McNamara Written by Andy McNamara about 10 months ago 7,353 reads 40 comments

  20. Indianapolis Colts Should Aggressively Pursue Jairus Byrd in Free Agency

    The Indianapolis Colts have a ton of cap space and a lot of need at certain positions heading into free agency. But if the Colts want to head into the season with a strong defense, finding a way to sign safety Jairus Byrd should be priority No...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 7,708 reads 20 comments

  21. Aaron Williams Extension Ends Any Hope of Jairus Byrd Returning to Bills

    The Buffalo Bills locked up a starting safety to a long-term contract. Unfortunately for Bills fans, it's not the safety everyone's been talking about for over a year...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 10 months ago 23,556 reads 71 comments

  22. Weighing the Pros and Cons of Miami Dolphins' Top Free-Agent Targets

    As the Miami Dolphins prepare for the start of the NFL free-agency period, they are making an expansive list of which players they want to target when talks can begin on March 8...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 10 months ago 10,740 reads 120 comments

  23. Bills Trapped in No-Win Scenario With Disgruntled Jairus Byrd

    Monday's deadline to apply the franchise tag in the NFL has come and gone, and in western New York the Buffalo Bills let it pass without tagging free safety Jairus Byrd for the second straight year...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 10 months ago 8,821 reads 51 comments

  24. Jairus Byrd Not Given Franchise Tag by Buffalo Bills

    The 2014 NFL free-agent market was solidified Monday with the passing of the 4 p.m. ET franchise tag deadline, and one of the league's top safeties will be available after not being tagged by his team...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 10 months ago 17,837 reads 187 comments

  25. NFL Free Agent Rumors: Latest on Jairus Byrd, Brian Orakpo and More

    The beginning of NFL free agency is just days away—starting at 4 p.m. EDT March 11, to be exact—and the rumors are already starting to heat up around the league...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 10 months ago 4,685 reads 0 comments