The Kansas City Chiefs traded this year's fifth-round pick to the New Orleans Saints for guard Ben Grubbs , reports ESPN's Adam Schefter. A two-time Pro Bowler, Grubbs has started 118 games since entering the league in 2007.
With the trade, the Saints saved $3.6 million against the cap, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune.SEE FULL ARTICLE
The New Orleans Saints will be without the following players for Friday's preseason game against the Titans: Drew Brees , Marques Colston , Champ Bailey , Rod Sweeting , Erik Lorig , David Hawthorne , Kyle Knox , Ben Grubbs , Jahri Evans , Ty Nsekhe , Victor Butler , John Jenkins , Kenny Stills , Je'Ron Hamm , Patrick Robinson and Jairus Byrd .SEE FULL ARTICLE
The New Orleans Saints listed their inactives for Thursday's preseason opener against the Rams in St. Louis. Drew Brees , Pierre Thomas , Andy Tanner, Champ Bailey , Jarius Byrd, Terrence Frederick, Erik Lorig , Ben Grubbs , Jahri Evans , Ty Nsekhe, Kenny Stills , Je'Ron Hamm and Victor Butler all did not dress for the game.SEE FULL ARTICLE
The NFL announced Friday the rosters for the 2014 Pro Bowl, which will be held on Jan. 26 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. The league will hold a draft on Jan. 22 where Hall of Famers Jerry Rice and Deion Sanders will select their respective squads for the annual all-star game.SEE FULL ARTICLE
Quarterback: Tom Brady , New England Patriots ; Drew Brees , New Orleans Saints ; Peyton Manning , Denver Broncos ; Cam Newton , Carolina Panthers ; Philip Rivers , San Diego Chargers ; Russell Wilson , Seattle Seahawks .
Running back: Jamaal Charles , Kansas City Chiefs ; Matt Forte , Chicago Bears ; Frank Gore , San Francisco 49ers ; Marshawn Lynch , Seahawks; LeSean McCoy , Philadelphia Eagles ; Adrian Peterson , Minnesota Vikings .
Fullback: Marcel Reece , Oakland Raiders ; Mike Tolbert , Panthers.
Wide receiver: Antonio Brown , Pittsburgh Steelers ; Dez Bryant , Dallas Cowboys ; Josh Gordon , Cleveland Browns ; A.J. Green , Cincinnati Bengals ; Andre Johnson , Houston Texans ; Calvin Johnson , Detroit Lions ; Brandon Marshall , Bears; Demaryius Thomas Broncos.
Tight end: Jordan Cameron , Browns; Vernon Davis , 49ers; Jimmy Graham , Saints; Julius Thomas , Broncos.
Guard: Jahri Evans , Saints; Ben Grubbs , Saints; Mike Iupati , 49ers; Logan Mankins , Patriots; Louis Vasquez , Broncos; Marshal Yanda , Baltimore Ravens .
Center: Ryan Kalil , Panthers; Alex Mack , Browns; Mike Pouncey , Miami Dolphins ; Max Unger , Seahawks.
New Orleans Saints guard Ben Grubbs (neck), defensive end Tyrunn Walker (knee), guard Jahri Evans (ankle), cornerback Chris Carr (hip, back, hamstring), cornerback Rod Sweeting (hip), safety Kenny Vaccaro (concussion), tight end Benjamin Watson (concussion) and defensive tackle Akiem Hicks (back) were all listed as questionable for Thursday's game at Atlanta.SEE FULL ARTICLE