Veteran cornerback Keenan Lewis, who has been plagued by a hip injury over the past two years and never meshed with new defensive coordinator Dennis Allen, was released by the Saints on Friday.
Former Saints star Marques Colston plans to resume his football career once he's fully recovered from offseason shoulder surgery. Where might Colston end up next?
The New Orleans Saints and veteran cornerback Cortland Finnegan have agreed to a contract, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reported Friday. The team has not disclosed the terms of the deal...
It's just one preseason game, but New Orleans Saints rookie Michael Thomas showed why he could play a major role in 2016. The receiver made several dazzling catches in his first NFL contest.
Jimmy Garoppolo made his preseason debut, spreading the ball around for 168 yards, and Jamie Collins added a 43-yard interception return for a touchdown as the New England Patriots beat the New Orleans Saints 34-22 on Thursday night. Garoppolo played the entire first half as he preps to start the first
The hits keep coming early in the preseason for the New England Patriots , who announced wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell would not return against the New Orleans Saints on Thursday after suffering an elbow injury...
Will it be Tom Brady or Jimmy Garoppolo under center when the New England Patriots take on the New Orleans Saints in Thursday's preseason opener? Early signs point to Garoppolo, per Mike Garafolo.
Three quarterbacks will be in the spotlight on Thursday night when the Saints and Patriots open their preseason schedules. It will be just another tuneup for two of the league's most productive veteran signal callers, Tom Brady and Drew Brees. New England's Jimmy Garoppolo has known since the
Drew Brees and Tom Brady took a stroll down memory lane Wednesday during a rain-soaked practice session between the Saints and Patriots.
Nate Ebner is on hiatus from the New England Patriots to play rugby in the Olympics . Bill Belichick wore a No. 12 jersey to Tuesday's joint practice between the New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints, but no, it was not a silent protest for his quarterback Tom Brady and his impending four-game
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) -- Saints coach Sean Payton says New Orleans has released veteran receiver Hakeem Nicks and starting left tackle Terron Armstead is coming off the team's physically-unable-to-perform list.
This is the season for reclamation projects, but it is also sadly the season where those projects come to an abrupt end. The New Orleans Saints have parted ways with Hakeem Nicks.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees didn't have the best Saturday. He was intercepted so many times that it might have been the worst training camp session of his career.
When Saints offensive lineman Andrus Peat talks about his NFL ambitions, he's humbled by how his first season went after New Orleans made him the 13th overall draft pick in 2015. Peat started four games at guard, three at tackle and one as an extra blocking tight end last season.
New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas is technically an unproven rookie with hardly a week of training camp under his belt. Could have fooled his teammates, and even coach Sean Payton. ''You wouldn't know he was a first-year player if you just came to practice,'' Payton said
In addition to being one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history, Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints has done great charity work as well. Brees learned about K9s for Warriors through Saints coach Sean Payton's charity event and he and his wife Brittany decided to join, according to ESPN.com.
For the first time in what he figures to be 24 years, Peyton Manning dropped by New Orleans Saints training camp in West Virginia, where he was in town for a speaking engagement.
The Saints' 2017 salary cap is already filling up -- and that's before working out a new deal for free-agent-to-be Drew Brees. Bill Barnwell runs through the NFL's most troubling cap situations.
Saints coach Sean Payton is ending evening meetings with players an hour earlier at training camp this summer and starting practice an hour later in the mornings. Doing so gives players more time to enjoy the amenities at the luxury Greenbrier Resort in the mountains of West Virginia, should they choose
WR Hakeem Nicks believes the New Orleans Saints are a perfect fit for his skills, so he badgered coach Sean Payton until Payton gave him a job.
Veteran NFL receiver Hakeem Nicks decided this offseason that persistently lobbying New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton for a job gave him the best chance at salvaging his career. The 28-year-old Nicks, who participated in his first practice of Saints training camp on Friday, is coming off several
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is 37 years old and entering the final year of his contract, but he believes he will play into his 40s. According to Mike Triplett of ESPN...
Drew Brees was patient and non-confrontational while fielding repeated questions about why he and the New Orleans Saints weren't able to negotiate a contract extension before Thursday's opening training camp practice. Standing nearby, one of Brees' oldest teammates, right tackle Zach Strief
While Mickey Loomis expressed disappointment over the fact New Orleans has yet to work out a long-term contract extension with QB Drew Brees, the Saints GM "[doesn't] see it being a distraction."
Veteran wide receiver Hakeem Nicks has signed a one-year deal with the New Orleans Saints , ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Wednesday...
Drew Brees will likely be without a new contract when the Saints report to training camp next week. Will the two sides strike a deal before the quarterback plays out his final year?
A judge refused Friday to remove the New Orleans district attorney and his staff from the prosecution of a man charged with second-degree murder in the April shooting death of retired Saints defensive end Will Smith. John Fuller, an attorney for Cardell Hayes, wanted District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro
A judge has refused to remove the New Orleans district attorney's office from the prosecution of a man who is charged with second-degree murder in the death of former Saints defensive end Will Smith. State Judge Camille Buras on Friday rejected arguments that District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro'
Roman Harper hopes he can improve the air quality in the New Orleans Saints' locker room this season - metaphorically speaking, that is. ''The younger guys, they need to feel success, they need to know what it smells like,'' Harper said, alluding to the mantra, ''Smell greatness
A judge in New Orleans postponed until Friday a hearing on whether the New Orleans district attorney's office should be barred from prosecuting the man charged in the shooting death of retired Saints defensive end Will Smith. Cardell Hayes is charged with second-degree murder. Defense attorney
As Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints enter what could be their last year together, it's hardly surprising the Super Bowl-winning quarterback is the center of attention in the Big Easy...
Drew Brees might be getting a new target. Anquan Boldin has been unsigned this entire offseason, but NFL Network's Ian Rapoport said the New Orleans Saints are pushing hard to sign him. Rapoport said Boldin has a strong relationship with Saints receivers coach John Morton, who used to be Boldin's position
Could Anquan Boldin become the Saints' newest possession receiver? Ian Rapoport reports that New Orleans is the favorite to sign the free agent receiver.
NFL coaches might use the month of July to "relax" before the start of the season, but the quotes most certainly are needed for that word. Head coach Sean Payton of the New Orleans Saints didn't love that his quarterback, Drew Brees, went zip-lining at home. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
The Saints are aiming for improvement after finishing 7-9 in 2015, and turning to a division rival is a good start. Reigning MVP Cam Newton is at the forefront of New Orleans' focus.
A co-defendant in a major drug and sexual assault case involving former NFL star Darren Sharper has entered a plea agreement in Louisiana court. Sharper, once a Pro Bowl safety who reached two Super Bowls with the Packers and Saints, has pleaded either guilty or no contest to charges that he drugged and raped women in Arizona, California, Nevada, and Louisiana. Also charged in connection with S...
Former New York Giants and New Orleans Saints defensive back Kenny Phillips has reportedly decided to retire from the NFL because of injury concerns. Christopher Stock of 247Sports passed along the news Wednesday...
METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says New Orleans has signed defensive end Darryl Tapp and waived tight end Jack Tabb.
Roman Harper returned to the New Orleans Saints after a two-year stint with the Carolina Panthers. Entering his 11th year in the NFC South, Harper says he can't wait to trash talk his former teammates.
METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- The New Orleans Saints are planning to keep their training camp in West Virginia after recent flooding in the state killed at least 23 people.
Dan Campbell's star rose last season during his time as the Dolphins' fiery interim head coach following the ouster of Joe Philbin. How his fiery reputation is continuing with the Saints.
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