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Jimmy Graham

New Orleans Saints
Tight End

Ht: 6.6 | Wt: 265

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YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush TDFum Lost
2010NOS153135611.48501300
2011NOS1699131013.231100001
2012NOS158598211.55900000
2013NOS1686121514.131600000
Average:75966131000100
Total:3013863134101301

Buccaneers | Mark Barron drafted to stop Jimmy Graham

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 09:14:32 -0700

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers special assistant to the head coach Butch Davis said the team drafted SS Mark Barron to stop New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham. "We took [safety] Mark Barron in the first round simply because of Jimmy Graham," Davis said of the team's decision with the eighth overall pick that year.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ProFootballTalk.com - Mike Florio

Saints | Drew Brees hopes for quick resolution to Jimmy Graham's situation

Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:18:44 -0700

New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees said he wants the team to have a quick resolution to TE Jimmy Graham's contract situation so that the two have valuable time together on the field before the season starts. "Jimmy's my guy," Brees said in a sit-down interview late last month. "I want what's best for him. I want what's best for the team. Certainly there's a way that everybody can be happy coming out of this deal. But it is part of the process, and I went through something similar to this two years ago, so I get it." The Saints have eight days to work out a long-term deal with Graham, and sources expect negotiations to extend up until the deadline on July 15.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Ed Werder

Saints | Have not reduced offer to Jimmy Graham

Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:13:00 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have not reduced their offer to TE Jimmy Graham after an arbitrator ruled he is a tight end. The team will not use that ruling to change the offer to make Graham the highest paid tight end in the NFL.

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Redskins | Logan Paulsen thinks Jimmy Graham is a tight end

Fri, 04 Jul 2014 10:38:23 -0700

Washington Redskins TE Logan Paulsen thinks New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham should be considered a tight end over a wide reciever. "It's difficult because you look at it and you say, 'Oh, he's lined up at receiver," added Paulsen. "But I guarantee you he goes to tight end meetings. He goes with the tight ends during practice. And they might have him do some different stuff during practice, but there's no doubt in my mind that they refer to him as a tight end."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CSNWashington.com - Tarik El-Bashir

Browns | Jordan Cameron changes position on twitter account

Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:43:58 -0700

Cleveland Browns TE Jordan Cameron changed his position on his twitter account to "pro bowl pass catcher" after the ruling that New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham was ruled a tight end in his arbitration hearing in part because of how he listed his position on social media.

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Saints | Jimmy Graham negotiations to start from scratch

Thu, 03 Jul 2014 07:14:01 -0700

New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham's contract discussions with the team will start at "ground zero." Both sides were waiting for the arbitrator's ruling on his franchise tag. There's a possibility that Graham will not sign his tender if there is no contract agreement by the deadline.

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Saints | Optimistic about deal with Jimmy Graham

Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:35:31 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have been prepared for the ruling that was handed down in franchise free-agent TE Jimmy Graham's grievance case and are optimistic they will be able to get a deal done before the July 15th deadline.

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Saints | Will start negotiations with Jimmy Graham

Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:31:57 -0700

The New Orleans Saints will now begin contract negotiations with the agent franchise free-agent TE Jimmy Graham, because the two sides were waiting on the ruling on Graham's grievance before starting contract talks. There appears to be a chance that Graham will not be interested in his franchise tender if the two sides are not able to reach an agreement before the July 15 deadline and could hold out during training camp and possibly the regular season.

Fantasy Tip: Owners should watch this situation, because there is a chance Graham holds out if he does not get a contract he likes. Graham is one of the top fantasy tight ends at this point, but his value could go down if he holds out during the regular season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Saints | Coach says Jimmy Graham covered like TE

Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:52:33 -0700

New Orleans head coach Saints Sean Payton said during TE Jimmy Graham's grievance hearing that Graham is covered like a tight end no matter what he lines up on offense. Payton indicated that linebackers cover Graham at times and that linebackers do not cover wide receivers.

Fantasy Tip: Graham should be considered one of the top fantasy tight end this offseason if he and the team are able to figure out his contract situation.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Saints | Jimmy Graham ruled a TE

Wed, 02 Jul 2014 09:09:47 -0700

New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham's grievance hearing has been decided, and he has been officially ruled a tight end.

Fantasy Tip: How this might affect how the Saints use Graham on the field moving forward has yet to be seen, but it at least gives more clarity to Graham's contract situation moving forward. It'll surely affect the bargaining stances of tight ends similar to Graham, too.

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