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  1. Another year without compensatory draft picks in sight for the SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... in Indianapolis Colts tight end Coby Fleener ($7.1-million per year), then-St. Louis Rams defensive tackle Nick Fairley ($3-million), and Cleveland Browns linebacker Craig Robertson ($1.3-million). Losing two free agents but signing three ...

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  2. ESPN Insider Field Yates: Saints should not re-sign free agent Nick FairleyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Sports Media 101

    ... and drop a comment. If it's about the saints, it's on Saints 101. New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley (90) celebrates tackling Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) in the first quarter at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. We're less ...

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  3. Detroit Lions 2017 NFL Mock Draft roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... 272-pound frame. Walter Football: Caleb Brantley, DT, Florida : The Lions have never replaced Ndamukong Suh or Nick Fairley, but here's their chance. Their defense has improved as the season has progressed, but it's still very weak on the defensive ...

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  4. Detroit Lions: Free agents to signRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Isportsweb.com

    ... . Defensive tackle has been a weak position for the Detroit Lions since the departure of Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley . Fairley signed a one-year deal with the St. Louis Rams and had a disappointing year. The 6'4" 308 lbs lineman had half of a ...

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  5. NFL Free Agency: Nick Fairley a possible replacement for Johnathan Hankins?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Big Blue View

    If Johnathan Hankins leaves the New York Giants in free agency how will the Giants plug the hole left behind by the talented defensive tackle? Could holdovers Robert Thomas or Jay Bromley do it? Will they have to turn to the 2017 NFL Draft for someone like LaLeel Johnson ? Could they turn to free agency for a veteran player to replace Hankins? Playing for the New Orleans Saints last season, Fairley ended up ranked 34th out of 127 interior defenders graded by Pro Football Focus. For comparison, Hankins was 73rd.

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  6. How will the Detroit Lions use their first two draft picks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    ... showed that they can live up to their potential, while the team cut ties with others, i.e Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley . Since Calvin Johnson was drafted in the first round of the 2007 draft, the team has drafted nine offensive players and three ...

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  7. Nick Underhill's Saints review: How did New Orleans' plan to improve its interior rush work out?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... the team set its sights on significantly upgrading the interior rush. To do so, New Orleans took a chance on Nick Fairley, signing him to a one-year deal rich with incentives, and drafted defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins in the first round. You ...

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  8. Saints review: How did plan of improving the interior rush work out for the Saints?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... the team set its sights on significantly upgrading the interior rush. To do so, New Orleans took a chance on Nick Fairley, signing him to a one-year deal rich with incentives, and drafted defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins in the first round. One ...

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  9. Saints think Sheldon Rankins was ahead of the curve as a rookieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... at Louisville. In his first game, he played the second-most snaps out of any Saints defensive tackle, behind Nick Fairley, and he remained the No. 2 interior option for the rest of the season. "He definitely didn't play like a rookie; he played like ...

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  10. Haloti Ngata, set to hit free agency, wants to play again in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... first-team All-Pro twice. The Lions acquired him in a trade in 2015, as they tried to replace Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley. He hasn't played to Suh's level -- not even close -- but has been solid, especially against the run. He has 46 tackles, ...

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  11. Nick Fairley 'of course' wants to re-sign with SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley gets a hand on Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer setting up a sack by defensive end Cameron Jordan during the game between the New Orleans Saints and Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona on Sunday, December 18, 2016. , sacks and quarterback hits , but his proudest accomplishment was playing all 16 games for the first time in his six-year career.

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  12. Saints News, 1/2/17: Sean Payton Debunks Rumors on Meetings With LoomisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... proud of the lil brother @MarkIngram22 . Keep climbing the ladder and welcome to the 1k club Saints DT Nick Fairley, who is set to become a free agent: "Of course I want to be back here." This may go slower than people expect. #Saints could show ...

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  13. This offseason, he says, Drew Brees won't focus on a multi-year playing dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | The Advocate

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees works against the Atlanta Falcons during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, in Atlanta. ORG XMIT: GAMS1 New Orleans Saints tackle Nick Fairley in action against the San Francisco 49ers during an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in Santa Clara, CA.

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  14. Sean Payton hoping Nick Fairley isn't playing his last game for New Orleans Saints on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Alabama Live

    New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley stacks up Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Jacquizz Rodgers during an NFL game in New Orleans on Dec. 24, 2016. When the NFL announced the rosters for the Pro Bowl on Dec. 20, the New Orleans Saints were shut out.

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  15. Packers-Lions Q&A: Matthew Stafford struggling with busted fingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Acme Packing Company

    ... reputation was built upon the defense that was in place when Detroit had big pieces like Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley, and it's safe to say that there hasn't really been players of that caliber in the past couple of seasons, and as a result the ...

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  16. Rod Walker: Santa, Saints fans need a Christmas miracle to reach the playoffs ... can you help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... making your list and checking it twice, like they say you do every year, I'm going to ask that you look past Nick Fairley's costly unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against Kansas City and Mark Ingram not being able to control his emotions when he got ...

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  17. Saints News, 12/21/16: Saints' Snubs Serve as Annual Reminder NFL Pro Bowl Doesn't MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... worthy Ed Block candidate than Tim Hightower Drew Brees and Cam Jordan are obviously Saints' biggest snubs, but Nick Fairley's stats compare well to Gerald McCoy and Fletcher Cox.

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  18. Corey Fuller believes he can add speed to a fast Saints receiving corpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... his offensive coordinator in Detroit for the better part of two seasons, and former teammates Darryl Tapp and Nick Fairley are on the roster. "I was hoping somebody would possibly get me," Fuller said. "I'm glad it was New Orleans. They've got a ...

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  19. Mailbag: What does the future hold for the New Orleans Saints?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... see the Saints go for more of the value signings like they did last season. In-house priority would side with Nick Fairley , who is going to make some big money in the offseason, and the team will need help at a lot of positions. If anyone, I'd look ...

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  20. Matthew Stafford & Eli Manning: NFL's Toughest Quarterbacks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | SidelionReport

    Dec 22, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is sacked by Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley in the end zone for a safety during the third quarter at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports Today, the 9-4 New York Giants host the 9-4 Detroit Lions in a game with huge Playoff ramifications.

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