Fact: The New Orleans Saints lost to the Atlanta Falcons on Monday night, bringing their record to 0-3 for the second consecutive season. The last time the Saints started 0-3 in consecutive years was in the 1996 and 1997 seasons...
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was fined $36,000 for a blindside block on New Orleans Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro last week...
New Orleans Saints tackle Terron Armstead has been ruled out of Monday night's game against Atlanta with an unspecified knee injury after missing practice all week.
Drew Brees hopes the world watches what happens in and around the Superdome on Monday night. As the Saints host the Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans will mark the 10-year anniversary of the reopening of the hulking, 73,000-seat stadium on Sept. 25, 2006, following its unprecedented 10-month restoration
''Having been through the actual opening - that was emotional,'' Payton said of the Saints' 23-3 victory over the Falcons on Monday night, Sept. 25, 2006. The reopening of Superdome, and the rebirth of a community it symbolized, ''is not as significant to this game,'&
Drew Brees' drive to the Superdome for the Saints' first home game since Hurricane Katrina in 2006 is a harrowing -- and hilarious -- tale.
In an 0-2 hole and facing division rival Atlanta are motivation enough for New Orleans, though 10-year reminders of post-Katrina return are prevalent.
Roman Harper's recent experience tells him it would be short-sighted for the Saints to succumb to pessimism this early in the season. New Orleans went 7-9 and missed the playoffs each time. The Panthers won their final four regular season games of 2014 to win the NFC South, then opened last season
When the New Orleans Saints are limited to 13 points, it's easy to point a finger at No. 9 and say it's Drew Brees' fault. Brees didn't throw any interceptions and the Saints didn't turn the ball over. The offense just could not get it going against a revamped Giants defense.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Eli Manning hit Victor Cruz on a third-down 34-yard pass to set up Josh Brown's winning 23-yard field goal as time expired and the New York Giants got off to their first 2-0 start since 2009 with a 16-13 win over New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
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Yahoo Sports takes a look at sports' top stories including a new deal for the New Orleans quarterback, an upset at the U.S. Open and another development in the Ryan Lochte scandal.
Drew Brees imposed a negotiating deadline on the Saints to work out a new contract. That day, Sunday's season opener, is approaching. Will the franchise quarterback get a new deal?
Cortland Finnegan's tenure with the Saints didn't make it to Week 1. The veteran cornerback was cut by New Orleans just days before they kick off against the Raiders.
The New Orleans Saints have released cornerback Cortland Finnegan just days before the start of the 2016 NFL season, per ProFootballTalk . Adam Schefter of ESPN confirmed the news...
Drew Brees imposed a negotiating deadline on the New Orleans Saints to work out a new contract. That day, Sunday's season opener, is approaching. Will the franchise quarterback get a new deal?
The New Orleans Saints should not be in any rush to explore that great quarterback abyss that has swallowed up so many other NFL teams.
First-round draft pick Sheldon Rankins will miss at least seven games after the New Orleans Saints placed the defensive tackle on injured reserve with his broken fibula Monday.
Unabashed optimist that he is, Drew Brees might be the last person to downgrade expectations for a New Orleans Saints squad coming off a winless preseason. ''I've been part of plenty of preseasons where, man, we looked like rock stars ... and then we had a slow start'' to the regular
METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- The New Orleans Saints placed tight end Michael Hoomanawanui on injured reserve and cut 21 players - including recently acquired offensive lineman Khalif Barnes and defensive end Chris McCain - to trim their roster to the regular season maximum of 53.
Saints coach Sean Payton foresees a comeback for the kickoff return in the NFL this season - and he's not alone. The change stems from the NFL's decision to move starting field position on touchbacks from the 20-yard line to the 25 to reduce incentive for returners to bring the ball out of the
The NFL and the New Orleans Saints say they'll replace flood-damaged football equipment at Denham Springs High School and also provide the program with apparel and other resources the school needs to help rebuild its football program. Former Saints Pro Bowl players Deuce McAllister and Michael Lewis
Center Max Unger has agreed to a three-year contract extension that will keep him with the New Orleans Saints for the foreseeable future...
Last offseason, Max Unger was one of the pieces the Saints received in the Jimmy Graham trade. Now, the veteran center may get to finish his career in New Orleans.
Drew Brees could easily be fantasy's top-scoring QB this year, and he's not even the first (or second) Saint selected on draft day. The Juggernaut Index is our annual ranking and review of NFL teams for fantasy purposes — repeat: FANTASY PURPOSES. To date, the decade-long collaboration between Sean
A person familiar with the deal says the New Orleans Saints and pass-rushing lineman Paul Kruger have agreed to contract terms, two days after the veteran was surprisingly released by the Cleveland Browns. Kruger has started 46 games for Cleveland in the past three seasons, during which he's had
The New Orleans Saints and veteran pass-rusher Paul Kruger agreed to a contract on Wednesday, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network and Mike Triplett of ESPN. Kruger, 30, was released Aug...
The New Orleans Saints and veteran pass-rusher Paul Kruger agreed to a contract Wednesday, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network and Mike Triplett of ESPN.com. Kruger, 30, was released Aug...
The Saints continue to add veterans to their defense, even as the regular season approaches. Former Browns linebacker Paul Kruger is the latest to join up, Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday.
While most teams sit starters for the final preseason games, the New Orleans Saints will roll with their top players for a spell Thursday night versus the Baltimore Ravens.
Free-agent outside linebacker Paul Kruger is on the hunt for a new team, and his search will begin Tuesday with a visit to the New Orleans Saints. Continue for updates. Kruger to Visit Saints Tuesday, Aug...
The New Orleans Saints acquired defensive end Chris McCain in a trade with the Miami Dolphins on Monday. The Dolphins will get a conditional seventh rounder, according to a league source.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees says it's an oxymoron to disrespect that flag that has given you the freedom to speak out.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees did not hold back Monday when asked about Colin Kaepernick 's decision to sit during the national anthem before his San Francisco 49ers faced the Green Bay Packers in a preseason contest Friday...
Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward was carted off against the New Orleans Saints on Friday due to a high ankle sprain, but he does not expect to miss time during the regular season...
Ben Roethlisberger torched New Orleans' defense for 148 yards and two touchdown passes on his first two series of this preseason, then got the rest of the game off while the Steelers rolled to a 27-14 victory over the Saints on Friday night. Roethlisberger, who sat out of the first two preseason
Baltimore Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson helped provide food to rescue workers assisting flood victims in Baton Rouge. Watson played for the New Orleans Saints and has family ties to the area.
Nick Fairley hopes a combination of experience, good health and happiness in his personal life helps him realize his yet-to-be-fulfilled potential as an NFL defensive lineman. If so, it could provide a considerable boost to a New Orleans Saints defensive front trying to bounce back from a dismal showing
Nick Fairley is set for a bigger role after injuries to the New Orleans Saints' defensive line. The former first-round pick believes he'll be up to that challenge.
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton says he expects rookie receiver Michael Thomas to "contribute early" after a stellar preseason.
In a secondary that is in need of improvements, the Steelers are looking at all options. That includes former Pittsburgh corner Keenan Lewis, who was recently released by the Saints.
The New Orleans Saints released Keenan Lewis earlier in August after an injury-filled season, but the 30-year-old cornerback has gained interest on the free-agent market. Continue for updates...
Now entering his second NFL season, Delvin Breaux has played more regular-season snaps with the Saints defense than any other cornerback on New Orleans' roster. The question now facing the Saints is the extent to which their relative youth and inexperience at a critical defensive skill position
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