The Saints fail to handle the Cowboys on offense, defense, special teams, and coaching.Upvote Share Tweet
The 10 worst New Orleans Saints losses in the Sean Payton-Drew Brees eranola.com 1 hour agoThere have been plenty more good times than bad in the past nine seasons for the New Orleans Saints. But, of course, there have been potholes along the way. Close losses are one thing, but it's hard to even keep watching when the Saints are being thorou…Upvote Share Tweet
Who will win the NFC South -- and how many wins will it take? Weaknesses plaguing every teamnola.com 5 hours agoThe latest NOLA.com season simulation shows the New Orleans Saints with an average of 8.21 wins, and the Atlanta Falcons with an average of 8.2Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com 6 hours agoRead the Rest of Peter King’s Week 4 Mailbag Why we devoted a page of the Monday Morning Quarterback to Derek Jeter. Plus, the Saints’ road troubles, Cam Newton’s body language, and the future of the Titans Read Peter King’s On Further Review Column Who…Upvote Share TweetMETAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints seemed to have the proper mix of anger/frustration/confidence/realism/focus on Monday after a 38-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys that sent them reeling back to 1-3 on the season. But they were the first to admit the…Upvote Share Tweetnola.com 21 hours agoDallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray gashed the Saints defense which opened up the play action pass.Upvote Share Tweet
Steve Gleason delivers keynote speech at AdWeek: 'Essence of humanity is to explore'nola.com 24 hours agoGleason's advice: Set sail, and explore your own vulnerabilityUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 24 hours agoQuarterback Mike Glennon led the Buccaneers to their first win of the season on Sunday, but coach Lovie Smith wasn’t willing to name him the starter for Tampa’s trip to New Orleans in Week Five. Smith was asked whether Glennon would start against the Sa…Upvote Share TweetPunter Thomas Morstead was dropped for a two-yard loss on a fake punt call that changed the momentum.Upvote Share TweetMETAIRIE, La. – There were no updates available Monday on New Orleans Saints left tackle Terron Armstead’s status for this week's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after he left this past Sunday night’s game early with a concussion. Coach Sean Payto…Upvote Share TweetJenkins has three interceptions through four games in his first season with Philadelphia Eagles; frustrated Saints have noneUpvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints' passing game vs. the Dallas Cowboys: GraphicA look at Drew Brees' passing accuracy during the New Orleans Saints' 38-17 loss to the Cowboys yesterday in Dallas. The Saints are now 1-3. They will face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday at noon in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. This weekly illustration …Upvote Share TweetMorris Claiborne's season has come to an end because of a torn patellar tendon in his left knee suffered in the Dallas Cowboys' win Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.Upvote Share Tweet
What does the future hold for the Saints? Chat with beat writer Evan Woodbery today at 1 p.m.What can turn this season around? The schedule, which includes a home game against Tampa Bay and then a bye week, certainly helps in the short-term. But in the long-term, the road ahead looks treacherous for the Saints.Upvote Share Tweet
Saints' offense struggling to keep paceARLINGTON, Texas -- In one sense, the New Orleans Saints' offensive performance in Sunday night’s 38-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys wasn’t really all that different from their first three this season. It still wound up being a pretty equal mix of some im…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 29 (yesterday)The Cowboys improved to 3-1 with a convincing Sunday night victory over the Saints, which is worth more than the glimpse that owner Jerry Jones recommended people take at his team when discussing playoff contenders. The much-maligned defense has held up…Upvote Share Tweet
Rob Ryan is right: “Nobody’s doing worse than the Ryan brothers”profootballtalk.com Sep 29 (yesterday)On Sunday, the Saints defense led by coordinator Rob Ryan and the Jets defense led by head coach Rex Ryan gave up a total of 62 points and 805 yards while forcing zero turnovers in losses to the Cowboys and Lions. The Ryan brothers know they need to do …Upvote Share Tweet
Saints don't hide from harsh realityARLINGTON, Texas -- New Orleans Saints linebacker Curtis Lofton said it best: You can't jump in a hole and hide from 1-3. The Saints’ two last-second losses were frustrating. And they took their problems seriously. But they still had that sense of, &quo…Upvote Share TweetThis time, it’s the Saints who had to make one of the longest shortest flights in the NFL, the distance extended by the sheer weight of the defeat. After pummeling the Cowboys in recent years, they were the ones taking the beating Sunday night, losing 3…Upvote Share Tweet
Saints' defense remains biggest concernARLINGTON, Texas -- So which was the anomaly? The New Orleans Saints' stunning defensive turnaround in 2013? Or their stunning regression this season? Sunday night's debacle in Dallas shouldn't be pinned on the Saints' defense alone. The number of guilt…Upvote Share Tweet
Saints' reality check: Right now we're a bad teamARLINGTON, Texas -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the New Orleans Saints' 38-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys: No sugar-coating: There were no real fiery speeches in the Saints' locker room. But there was a whole lot of harsh reality. The Sai…Upvote Share Tweet
Week 4: New Orleans Saints vs. Dallas Cowboys highlightsSep 28The Dallas Cowboys defense shut down New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, while quarterback Tony Romo threw for 262 yards and 3 touchdowns in the Cowboys 38-17 victory over the Saints.
Game Balls: New Orleans at DallasSep 28Cowboys reporter Todd Archer's game ball goes to defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli, who guided the Dallas defense through a little bit of a scare in the second half to hold off the Saints. Drew Brees gets the honor from Saints reporter Mike Triplet
Cowboys Dominate SaintsSep 28SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Tony Romo threw for 262 yards and three touchdowns and DeMarco Murray rushed for 149 yards and two scores in the Cowboys' 38-17 win over the Saints.
Cowboys Impressive In WinSep 28Darren Haynes and Eric Allen break down the Cowboys' 38-17 win over the Saints.
The Post-E.J. Period Begins—AlreadySep 30The Post-E.J. Period Begins—Already
Week 4 Twitter MailbagSep 30Read the Rest of Peter King’s Week 4 Mailbag Why we devoted a page of the Monday Morning Quarterback to Derek Jeter. Plus, the Saints’ road troubles, Cam Newton’s body language, and the future of the Titans Read Peter King’s On Further Review Column Who…
One Giant DiscoverySep 30One of the things that’s fun about the NFL is the invention of new stars. Well, sometimes they’re not stars, but just players who pop up and all of a sudden, within a week or two, they’re irreplaceable. This year, Justin Forsett of the Ravens is one of …
The Week 4 MailbagSep 30Many of you responded—negatively, almost exclusively—to the section of my column on Monday devoted to NFL people talking about Derek Jeter. So, because I like to try to explain much of what I do and why I do it to you in this forum, give me a few senten…