Kristian: Eagles & Titans have Ammo for Cooks

New Orleans believes they can get even more for Cooks, as the Philadelphia Eagles and Tennessee Titans have also shown an interest in the three-year veteran. ESPN reported in December the Saints might be open to trading Cooks because of the Oregon State product’s frustration with his role in New Orleans’ offense. The proposed package included the Saints sending back a draft pick. They’ve been shopping Brandin Cooks, a former first-round pick and back-to-back 1,000-yard receiver.However, the emphasis in recent days according to multiple reports is the Eagles’ pursuit of Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks. The Eagles and Titans also were reportedly interested in Cooks.In fact, Payton had no problem praising Cooks, saying “he’s everything we were wanting when we drafted him”.The New Orleans Saints have a bevy of offensive weapons littered across the depth chart, but they’re willing to part ways with one of their best. Mexican politician sits on border fence to send message to Donald Trump
Customs and Border Protection officials did not immediately return a request for comment from the Daily News. A Mexican politician tweeted photos and a video sitting on a border wall Thursday. “Brandin is someone who we value tremendously in our system”, Payton said.The highly productive receiver complained about getting the ball and how he was being used in the Saints’ offense.Meanwhile, the Eagles are seeking for a receiver to help quarterback Carson Wentz.From a Jets perspective, yes, he’d be an ideal fit because of his background with new offensive coordinator John Morton, who spent the past two seasons as the Saints’ receivers coach.If the Eagles were to trade for Cooks, he would count for $1,563,198 on their salary cap in 2017. He has caught 17 touchdown passes in the past two seasons and posted over 1,100 receiving yards in both years. He’s a career backup, and he’s never thrown for more than 248 yards in a season. Why meeting Hugh Jackman is ‘sweeter the second time around’
Stewart told the Independent his experience realizing this would be the last time him and Jackman would portray X-Men on screen. X-23 is in this movie too and she’s so awesome, Logan is ruthless and I love him but watching X-23 in action is something else. The New England Patriots passing attack finished third in the National Football League in yards per pass attempt and fourth in total yardage for the 2016 season.”I know (General Manager) Mickey (Loomis) has probably spoken to a handful of GMs or presidents with other teams, but right now I’m comfortable, we’re comfortable with (Cooks) in a Saints uniform”.Among receivers with at least 100 targets in 2016, Cooks tied for the second-most Reception Net Expected Points per target with 0.84.The Patriots have been keeping busy since winning the Super Bowl. A new team would have him under contract this year and have a fifth-year option for Cooks in 2018. Free agency begins Thursday, the draft isn’t until the end of April, and both events could alter Cooks’ value to other teams. They have 2 first-round picks (5 and 18) and 3 third-round picks. Cooks finished the season as the Saints leading receiver, but there were stretches where he was underutilized. Federal agents searching Caterpillar HQ
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