Saints’ Jimmy Graham 1st TE To Win Monthly Honor

Saints_Jimmy_Graham_2012METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints’ Jimmy Graham continues to raise the bar for the tight end position.

Graham was named the NFC’s Offensive Player of the Month on Thursday — the first time a tight end has been named Player of the Month in either conference since the NFL started the award in 1986.

Graham caught 27 passes for 458 yards and six touchdowns in four September victories.

Source: Mike Triplett, ESPN