profootballtalk.com Updated 8 hours agoTrials arising from “stand your ground” incidents will be resolved in large part based upon the credibility of the key witnesses. On Saturday, the man who shot and killed former Saints defensive end Will Smith in April made some incredible claims. Via t…Share Tweet
Bucs will rely significantly on backups, new additions vs. SaintsESPN.com 14 hours agoBucs will rely significantly on backups, new additions vs. SaintsShare Tweet
Kenny Vaccaro dropping appeal of four-game suspensionSaints safety Kenny Vaccaro has dropped the appeal of his four-game suspension, the New Orleans Advocate reported Friday. Vaccaro’s suspension will begin immediately, and he will miss the rest of the regular season. The suspension, for a violation of th…Share Tweet
Saints signing linebacker Travis Feeney off Steelers practice squadThe Saints can use all the help they can find on defense, and they’re apparently looking for Pittsburgh for their latest import. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Saints are planning to sign linebacker Travis Feeney off the Steelers prac…Share Tweet
Witness: Will Smith was the aggressorThe man who shot and killed former Saints defensive end Will Smith is relying on the “stand your ground” defense. That defense got a boost on Thursday, via the trial testimony of Kevin O’Neal. O’Neal, a friend of defender Cardell Hayes, testified that S…Share Tweet
Jets bring back Khiry Robinsonprofootballtalk.com Dec 7 (4 days ago)The Jets waived veteran running back C.J. Spiller on Tuesday and they made a move to bring in another former Saints back on Wednesday. The team announced that they have signed Khiry Robinson to their 53-man roster while also promoting Brandon Wilds from…Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 7 (4 days ago)Marshawn Lynch’s playoff touchdown against the Saints is still legendary. (AP) By now you’ve seen that “Planet Earth II” clip of the iguana dodging about a hundred snakes to survive. Everyone seemed to share it a few weeks ago. And you remember Seattle …Share Tweet
Lions’ Matt Prater wins another player of the week awardprofootballtalk.com Dec 7 (4 days ago)Ho, hum, another NFL award for Lions kicker Matt Prater. Prater was named NFC special teams player of the week for his 5-for-5 effort on field goals in Sunday’s win over the Saints. Prater has now been special teams player of the week after three of the…Share Tweet
Report: Gholston dealing with ankle sprainprofootballtalk.com Dec 6 (4 days ago)Buccaneers defensive end William Gholston is dealing with an ankle sprain, and his status for Sunday’s game vs. the Saints is uncertain, ESPN.com reported Tuesday. The report said Gholston left last Sunday’s game at San Diego on crutches and with a prot…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 6 (5 days ago)Running back C.J. Spiller, after he was cut by the Saints in September, could have collected the balance of his $1.7 million guaranteed salary and not played. To his credit, he has tried to continue his career — essentially for free. Unfortunately, it h…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 6 (5 days ago)The injury-plagued Lions are bringing back a familiar face. Joique Bell, a running back who played for the Lions for the last five years, has re-signed with the team today. Bell will provide some depth at running back after Dwayne Washington got hurt ag…Share Tweet
Saints' defense improving but still has long way to go on third-and-longESPN.com Dec 6 (5 days ago)Saints' defense improving but still has long way to go on third-and-longShare Tweet
Opinions differ on Saints' energy, but all agree they lacked executionESPN.com Dec 5 (6 days ago)Opinions differ on Saints' energy, but all agree they lacked executionShare TweetThe Lions have made a habit out of playing nailbiters this season, but they went the other way against the Saints in New Orleans on Sunday. Their defense held the Saints to 13 points and Matthew Stafford threw a pair of touchdown passes, including a 66-…Share Tweet
'Yo-yo' Saints squandering playoff potential for third straight yearESPN.com Dec 5 (6 days ago)'Yo-yo' Saints squandering playoff potential for third straight yearShare TweetMatthew Stafford passed for 341 yards and two touchdowns, and the Lions beat the mistake-prone Saints, 28-13 on Sunday. Golden Tate exploited a coverage breakdown on third-and-long for a 66-yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter when Detroit (8-4) w…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 4 (7 days ago)Before Sunday’s game against the Lions, Saints coach Sean Payton expressed his displeasure with the report regarding a possible offseason trade of receiver Brandin Cooks indirectly. After the game, Payton made his views known. “That’s garbage,” Payton t…Share TweetESPN.com Dec 4 (7 days ago)Saints' offensive flop should make everyone unhappy this weekShare Tweet
Sean Payton quietly resumes play-calling dutiesprofootballtalk.com Dec 4 (7 days ago)Last week, Saints coach Sean Payton seemed to relish hanging 49 points on former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams. As it turns out, Payton had a more direct role in the output than usual. Via Ed Werder of ESPN, Payton called the offensive pla…Share TweetESPN.com Dec 3Saints' Nick Fairley says Lions declining his option was turning pointShare TweetESPN.com Dec 3Charmin rewards Saints LB Michael Mauti for toilet paper humorShare Tweet
Kellerman: Drew Brees will never play in his 40'sJul 29Max Kellerman reacts to Drew Brees' beliefs that he will remain an elite quarterback well into his 40's, a feat Kellerman believes is impossible for Brees.
Gleason hopes to show truths about ALSJul 28Steve Gleason and his wife Michel Varisco share why they decided to make a documentary chronicling Gleason's battle with ALS.
Drew Brees not concerned over contractJul 28Saints QB Drew Brees cracked that his contract will only be a big deal if media makes it a big deal, and that the team's only focus is training camp.
Saints dig in to help West Virginia flood recoveryJul 27The New Orleans Saints' full contingent of players, coaches and staff members spent their first full day of training camp in West Virginia helping to replenish a local park that was devastated by the recent flooding.