Drew Brees hasn’t put up the prolific passing stats for the Saints this season, but he has arguably been as efficient as ever in leading the charge.
The commonly accepted myth about the difficulty of beating a team three times in one season will be put to its latest test when the NFC South champion New Orleans Saints (11-5) host their division rivals, the Carolina Panthers (11-5), in a wild-card playoff game Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Since the NFL-AFL merger in […]
Saints quarterback Drew Brees said he feels “energized” since returning from a trip home to Texas for his grandfather’s funeral.
James Bettcher’s first game as a defensive coordinator, in 2015, came against the New Orleans Saints, which is not unlike first learning to drive a stick in the Daytona 500. Saints head coach Sean Payton is famous for barraging opponents with a litany of different personnel packages and formations on the opening series. Bettcher, perhaps […]
Reuters sports schedule at 0001 GMT on Monday: NFL Saints and Panthers chase NFC South title The NFC South title will be up for grabs when the favored New Orleans Saints visit the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the challenging Carolina Panthers take on the
The New Orleans Saints have placed edge pass rusher Hau'oli Kikaha on injured reserve, ending his season. New Orleans filled his spot on the roster by bringing back Kasim Edebali, who spent the previous three seasons with the club. The Saints claimed Edebali after he was waved by the Los Angeles Rams.
Alvin Kamara showed off his letter from "the Grinch" on Thursday — a fine from the NFL for wearing his red, Christmas-themed cleats during last Sunday's 23-13 victory over the Atlanta Falcons.? Kamara said the fine was for $6,079. "Yeah, they were worth it," the New Orleans Saints rookie running back said before digging around […]
Running back Alvin Kamara should have plenty of incentive to have a big Week 17 as the New Orleans Saints aim to win the NFC South title. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) Having players with something on the line in Week 17 will prove invaluable in fantasy title
When the New Orleans Saints' star quarterback takes the field in Tampa Bay on Sunday, he'll do so with a completion rate of 71.9 percent, slightly better than the single-season record of 71.7 percent set by Minnesota's Sam Bradford last season. Unless Brees has one of his worst games this season against the Buccaneers' last-ranked […]
The New Orleans Saints are going to the playoffs. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to an offseason of speculation and uncertainty. The Saints (11-4) and Bucs (4-11), already polar opposites in record, will be heading in different directions when they meet in Sunday's regular-season finale at Raymond James Stadium.
The NFL playoff picture will be finalized on Sunday as teams look to clinch the final few playoff spots. The New England Patriots have clinch the AFC East and a first-round bye. The Pittsburgh Steelers have clinched the AFC North and a first-round
Marshon Lattimore’s amazing interception off his backside helped the Saints clinch playoff spot and highlights top rookie performances in Week 16.