C.J. Spiller will play a significant role as the New Orleans Saints attempt to replace Mark Ingram, who is undergoing shoulder surgery. Tim Hightower will also see snaps.
Rob Ryan, Rex Ryan’s twin brother, has been spending time at Bills practices as Buffalo prepares for Sunday’s game against Philadelphia. Rob Ryan was fired as defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints in mid-November and was spotted leaving the practice field with the team on Wednesday and Thursday dressed in full Bills attire.
As far as Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro can tell, the rematch of New Orleans’ beleaguered secondary against rookie Tampa Bay quarterback Jameis Winston could be more challenging than their first encounter. Winston has become more consistent, more decisive and more productive since posting his first career victory in the Superdome of Week 2 this season, […]
What might have been former Heisman Trophy winner Mark Ingram’s best season as a pro is over with four games remaining on the New Orleans Saints’ season. The Saints have placed Ingram, their most productive running back, on injured reserve Wednesday, ending his season after 12 games. A person familiar with the situation said a […]
Saints’ Ingram placed on IR, ending his season
Saints RBs C.J. Spiller, Tim Hightower next in line behind Mark Ingram
We had some history on Sunday in the Carolina Panthers-New Orleans Saints game. For the first time ever, a team blocked an extra point and returned it for a two-point score … what would you call that? A reverse conversion? The Saints were leading the undefeated Panthers 14-13 as the Panthers set up for a […]
Cam Newton has a tradition: After a Carolina Panthers offensive touchdown, he finds the nearest fan in black, blue and/or silver and gives them the ball. Everyone knows that, right? Everyone except the referee in the Panthers’ 41-38 victory on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. Watch as Newton asks nicely for the ball … and […]
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants could be in command of the NFC East and close to their first playoff berth since 2011 had they ''finished'' five games this season.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is thriving this season with the game on the line. Carolina’s fifth-year signal-caller has a passer rating of 115 – second-best in the NFL – in the fourth quarter, having completed 65.3 percent of his passes for 673 yards with six touchdowns and only one interception. On Sunday, Newton helped the […]
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints became the first team in NFL history to score 2 points defensively on a failed extra point kick when rookie linebacker Stephone Anthony returned the blocked kick 82 yards.
WATCH: Saints’ Stephone Anthony scores TD after play seems over