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Saints dodge 'Hard Knocks', Rams get the nod

The New Orleans Saints have never been featured on "Hard Knocks". (Fox 8 Photo) The New Orleans Saints have never been featured on "Hard Knocks". (Fox 8 Photo)
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The Rams will be on "Hard Knocks" in 2016 according to a report in the Los Angeles Times.The HBO series could've chosen the Saints in a pool of seven teams.

The other teams up for consideration by "Knocks" were the Bears, Bills, Chargers, Jaguars, and Raiders. Teams eligible for the show have gone without a playoff berth in the last two seasons and haven't been featured on the show in the last ten seasons.

Saints Head Coach Sean Payton was very vocal about not wanting to be on the show. In his end of the year press conference he voiced his disdain for cutting players with cameras in the room.

Read the full report here.

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