New Orleans Saints tight end Ben Watson has branched out from being just a reliable target for Drew Brees on the field to being one of the more thoughtful commentators on race and social issues facing our country. 798 more words
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Saints tight end Ben Watson has already more than tripled his receiving yards from last season. And, the 4-4 Saints are reaping the benefits.
Watson has 472 receiving yards this season, 333 of those in the last three games. 121 more words
This week’s reading: Ben Watson on Derek Bailey, and then Glenn Greenwald on Edward Snowden.
Derek Bailey – uniquely cantankerous and single-minded improvising guitarist, from Sheffield, died ten years ago – worked for years in dance bands and doing pop sessions, but eventually pursued his own vision, uncompromising, and yet always open to people who were similarly open – not background music at all, always in the moment, spiky, provocative. 244 more words
Week 6 – vs Atlanta – W 31-21
QB: Brees a good game but only one TD. Abused the D going to TEs and looked great on his accuracy to them. 154 more words