Signed by the Saints to a two-year contract, 5/16/13…Waived by the New York Jets, 9/4/12…Claimed off of waivers by Jets from Miami Dolphins, 9/1/12…Waived by Miami, 8/31/12…Re-signed by the Dolphins as a free agent, 1/30/12…Originally signed by the Dolphins to the practice squad, 10/5/11…Attended UNLV, where he was a preseason third-team All-MWC selection as a senior in 2010...Played in 13 games with 12 starts at defensive tackle…Ranked second on squad with five tackles for loss…Played in 12 games with nine starts as a sophomore in 2008 and recorded 32 tackles (14 solo), led the team with seven tackles for loss and shared the team lead with a pair of sacks…Posted four tackles, including three for losses, in win at Arizona State…Played seven games as a redshirt freshman in 2007…Finished with 10 total tackles, including two for loss…Redshirted as a true freshman in 2006…Majored in university studies…Pronunciation: e-saw-AH-co ah-ah-two-e…Graduated from Faga’itua (Pago Pago) HS…Played one season as team won the island championship in 2005…Also competed in rugby, volleyball and soccer…Born on Jan. 25, 1987, in Pago Pago.
Brandin Cooks speaks with reporters after the Saints-Lions game. Video by Alex Restrepo (New Orleans Saints video)
Drew Brees speaks to the media following today's game against the Detroit Lions.
Head Coach Sean Payton speaks to the media following Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions.
Defensive end Darryl Tapp leads the Who Dat chant prior to today's game against the Detroit Lions.