seven can carry you to many great places. Inspiring play last year from first-rounder Sheldon Rankins and veteran Nick Fairley give us reason to believe this could be a formidable defense sooner rather than later. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7 picks
a bit thanks to a loaded draft class, but the talented defensive tackle finds a home in Minnesota. Original pick: Nick Fairley , DT, Auburn. Harris was drafted: Harris went undrafted. Detroit was in desperate need of a cornerback, and Harris
Two of the draft's top defensive backs, and two stars from Alabama, make Chad Reuter's list of the riskiest potential picks on defense in the 2017 NFL Draft.
Terrelle Pryor is out to find a new mate. As talks continue to stall with Cleveland, the former Browns wideout is visiting with the Washington Redskins, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
season of his career, the 29-year-old Fairley was a wire-to-wire contributor for ..... and performed well as a pass-rusher. Fairley wasn't nearly as strong against the ..... the league beyond the 49ers , keeping Fairley makes sense. The question for New Orleans
career. The anticipated trade of wide receiver Brandin Cooks and probable departure of disruptive defensive tackle Nick Fairley are only two changes that should hit this roster. With a fine skill-position group in place, expect the Saints to
edge tandem during New England's Super Bowl run. 37) Nick Fairley , New Orleans Saints defensive tackle: A prime example of Bill Parcells' planet theory, Fairley is one of the few humans alive capable of exploding through
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CITY Lost: Jeff Allen; Tyvon Branch; Chase Daniel; Sean Smith; Donald Stephenson Gained: Mitchell Schwartz Lost: Nick Fairley ; Janoris Jenkins; Rodney McLeod MIAMI Lost: Rishard Matthews; Lamar Miller; Derrick Shelby; Kelvin Sheppard
more fruitful than, say, a short-term commitment to some of the other, cheaper veterans on the market, like Nick Fairley . Fairley can do less and is more effective on a bigger front, but could be significantly less costly. For the record
Kalil and Andre Smith , are headed for free agency. New Orleans Saints: Consider it a good sign that defensive tackle Nick Fairley could be the Saints ' best free agent. New York Jets: General manager Mike Maccagnan already re-signed the team
New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley records a sack on Matt Ryan, reaching a career-best 6.5 sacks this season.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Jacquizz Rodgers (32) is stopped by New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley (90) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
defensive front this weekend. Week 15 sleeper Nick Fairley , DL, New Orleans Saints: Fairley has been a boom or bust fantasy option this ..... this season -- fourth-most in the league. Fairley should have ample chance to get after the quarterback
New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Stephone Anthony (50) and defensive tackle Nick Fairley (90) team hop to stop Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin (22) on a run during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
This is certainly the best the Saints ' defense has looked in years, keyed by Cameron Jordan , Dannell Ellerbe and Nick Fairley . But the Saints continue to make too many unforced errors. Brees has dug big holes in consecutive weeks with turnovers
New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley stuffs Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart for a loss of 3 yards on the run.
Columns > Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley will play Sunday against the Kansas ..... ll do so with a heavy heart. Fairley unexpectedly lost his mother, Paula Rodgers, this past week. Fairley raced back to the Mobile, Alabama
Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton brought down again for a tandem sack by New Orleans Saints defensive end Darryl Tapp and defensive tackle Nick Fairley
Sam Bradford's Vikings and Derek Carr's Raiders have shot up the ladder of most exciting teams to see at the quarter mark. See where Gregg Rosenthal lists all 32 teams in his watchability rankings.
the Patriots over his former team, the Washington Redskins . The Patriots also tried out former first-round pick Nick Fairley before watching him sign with the Saints . Knighton logged 1.5 sacks over his only season in Washington last year
since late July despite losing key players. Second-year cornerback P.J. Williams and veteran defensive tackle Nick Fairley , both now starters, are two players who impressed against Houston . Losers: The flip side: Saints fans are concerned
More Columns > Nick Fairley 's talent has never been a question ..... wanting. After four seasons in Detroit, Fairley is with his second new team in two ..... Saints as a rotational pass rusher, Fairley is staring down a large role this season
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Stephone Anthony , linebacker Hau'oli Kikaha) keep going down to injury. The Saints had the right idea to maximize Nick Fairley 's snaps by bringing him off the bench behind Rankins. They might not have that luxury anymore .