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Morgan’s memorable plays bolstering comeback hopes

Tennessee Titans cornerback Coty Sensabaugh (24) and free safety George Wilson (21) pursue as New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Morgan (13) pulls in a long pass reception in the second half of a NFL preseason football game in New Orleans, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Rogelio Solis)

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — New Orleans Saints receiver Joe Morgan hasn’t lost his knack for the spectacular.

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Graham stands out in Saints’ 31-24 win over Titans

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham (80) slam dunks over the goal post after scoring on a touchdown reception in the first half of a NFL preseason football game against the Tennessee Titans in New Orleans, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jimmy Graham didn’t hesitate to punctuate a pair of touchdown catches with the goal post-rattling, basketball-style dunks that led the NFL to ban such celebrations coming into this season.

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Titans’ Oher motivated for matchup with Saints

In this Aug. 1, 2014, file photo, Tennessee Titans tackle Michael Oher (72) warms up during NFL football training camp in Nashville, Tenn. The last time Oher played in New Orleans, he was a starting tackle for the Super Bowl champion Ravens. He returns less than two years later on Friday night, Aug. 15, 2014, for a preseason game with the Titans, trying to prove he's remains worthy of a starting job in the NFL. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The previous time Michael Oher played in New Orleans, he was a first-string tackle for the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens.

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Ryan helped by value Saints place on smart players

In this Aug. 5, 2014, file photo, New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan gestures during the teams NFL football training camp in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. One season after orchestrating a turnaround as the Saints' defensive coordinator, Ryan has an upgraded roster. (AP Photo/Chris Tilley, File)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan shows as much interest in simplifying his notoriously complex schemes as he shows in cutting his long silver hair.

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