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Today: Mike Sherman's first draft class. Next: 2002 Draft - Sherman flies solo<P>
Since given the title Executive Vice President/General Manager to wear along with his Head Coach hat on Feb. 1, 2001, Mike Sherman has crafted two draft classes and is about to embark on a third.<P>
Saints quarterback Aaron Brooks said late last week that he expects to be throwing a football in two weeks and is on schedule to be at full speed for the start of training camp in late July.
There's been a lot of speculation in recent weeks about the Saints
trying to move into the top 10 in the first round of the April 26-27 draft, but
coach Jim Haslett said it's unlikely to happen.
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October 7, 2002