Coming Up
  • Thu., Feb. 11, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Live Academy JTC New Orleans Saints junior training camp presented by Academy will be held  at 3205 S. MacArthur Drive in Alexandria, LA.
  • Fri., Feb. 12, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Mon., Feb. 15, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Tue., Feb. 16, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Wed., Feb. 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Thu., Feb. 18, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Fri., Feb. 19, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Mon., Feb. 22, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Tue., Feb. 23, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
Charles Byrd
Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach

After serving as an assistant his first two seasons, Charles Byrd was promoted to assistant strength and conditioning coach in 2010. His responsibilities consist of assisting Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Dan Dalrymple in implementing the team’s year-round program.

After serving as an assistant his first two seasons, Charles Byrd was promoted to assistant strength and conditioning coach in 2010. His responsibilities consist of assisting Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Dan Dalrymple in implementing the team’s year-round program.

Byrd is in his 10th season as a coach and eighth in the NFL after stints on the offseason and training camp rosters of the Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers, Washington Redskins and New York Giants from 2005-06 as a defensive back, while also playing for the Arena Football League’s Las Vegas Gladiators in 2006. He started as a strength and conditioning intern at Miami University (Ohio) in 2006, becoming a graduate assistant in his final year with the Redhawks before coming to New Orleans.

Byrd graduated from Morehead State University with a bachelor's degree in university studies, where he played in the secondary and as a kickoff returner from 2001-04. The Oxford, Ohio native earned Division I-AA Mid-Major All-America honors for two straight seasons. A team captain and three-year starter, he helped the Eagles to three consecutive Pioneer Football League Southern Division championships.

PLAYING CAREER: Morehead State, 2001-04; Las Vegas Gladiators (Arena Football League), 2006.

COACHING CAREER: Miami (Ohio), 2006-07;

New Orleans Saints, 2008-.