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Saints Wrap Up a Deal for Dolphins DE Chris McCainsaintsgab.com Updated 11 minutes agoSaints coach Sean Payton said Friday the team needed to be better at rushing the passer, and the team did just that on Monday, as they acquired defensive end Chris McCain from the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins will get a conditional seventh-rounder, acco…Share Tweet
Brees says American flag is “sacred,” speaks out against Kapernick’s method of protestprofootballtalk.com 56 minutes agoSaints quarterback Drew Brees told ESPN he “wholeheartedly disagrees” with 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision to remain seated during the national anthem, in part because Brees believes the American flag is “sacred.” “He can speak out about a…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 1 hour agoNeeding a better pass rush, the Saints are adding depth on the defensive line. Chris McCain, a defensive end who has spent his first two NFL seasons with the Dolphins, has been traded to New Orleans. The teams announced that the trade is for an undisclo…Share TweetESPN.com 3 hours agoDrew Brees 'wholeheartedly' disagrees with Colin Kaepernick's method of protestShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 4 hours agoIt appears cornerback Brandon Browner’s second stint with the Seahawks will come to an early end. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the team will release Browner as they pare down their roster this week. He returned to the Seahawks in April after b…Share Tweet
Saints may move Andrus Peat to left guardprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoAndrus Peat made a few starts at left guard during his rookie season and he could be moving back there in his second NFL season as well. Peat, who was drafted in the first round after playing left tackle at Stanford, has been starting at right guard thi…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 13 hours agoThe Steelers starting offense made its first appearance of the preseason against the Saints last Friday and things went well on the scoreboard with two touchdowns in two drives before Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and others headed back to the bench…Share TweetESPN.com 14 hours agoSaints' 53-man roster projection includes four undrafted rookiesShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 16 hours agoSteelers defensive end Cam Heyward said the cut block that left him with a high ankle sprain was fine. But he saw plenty of other blocks Friday night against the Saints which he thought were supposed to be illegal now. The league banned all chop blocks …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 27 (2 days ago)Veteran Ravens tight end Ben Watson suffered a torn Achilles tendon on the first play of the Ravens-Lions preseason game Saturday night and will miss the 2016 season. The Ravens signed Watson in March. He played the last three seasons with the Saints an…Share Tweet
Saints WR Willie Snead one-ups Michael Thomas with spectacular TD catchESPN.com Aug 27 (2 days ago)Saints WR Willie Snead one-ups Michael Thomas with spectacular TD catchShare TweetESPN.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)Sean Payton: Saints' pass protection 'concerning and troubling right now'Share TweetESPN.com Aug 26 (3 days ago)Saints' starters flop against Steelers in final dress rehearsalShare Tweet
Roethlisberger Sharp, Steelers Top Saints 27-14nytimes.com Aug 26 (3 days ago)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.Share TweetESPN.com Aug 26 (3 days ago)Steelers' offense sizzles against Saints in Ben Roethlisberger's debutShare Tweet
Terron Armstead, Cam Heyward, Marcus Gilbert all leave early with injuriesprofootballtalk.com Aug 26 (3 days ago)The Steelers and Saints have both seen some key members of their lineups depart with injuries in the first half of their game at the Superdome. Saints left tackle Terron Armstead left the game shortly after picking up a holding penalty and went back to …Share TweetESPN.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)Saints' D has looked great so far, but Steelers will challenge thatShare TweetOn the surface, a Keenan Lewis reunion in Pittsburgh makes sense. The former Steelers cornerback visited with the team this week after being cut by the Saints, but a deal doesn’t seem imminent. According to Gery Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the…Share Tweet
Two weeks after losing husband, fan surprised by special moment at Saints practiceESPN.com Aug 24 (5 days ago)Two weeks after losing husband, fan surprised by special moment at Saints practiceShare TweetTE Coby Fleener remains a 'work in progress' with SaintsShare Tweet
Tyrann Mathieu responds after Saints' Vonn Bell says he can out-blitz himESPN.com Aug 23 (7 days ago)Tyrann Mathieu responds after Saints' Vonn Bell says he can out-blitz himShare Tweet
Saints CB P.J. Williams now a starter, but mindset won't changeESPN.com Aug 22 (7 days ago)Saints CB P.J. Williams now a starter, but mindset won't changeShare Tweet
Saints – Two Major Areas of Concernsaintsgab.com Aug 22Two weeks into the pre-season games and the two largest areas of concern are Offensive Line Offensive Line Honestly, my initial thought while watching the game Saturday night was that for the first time in a long time the weakest unit on the field for t…Share Tweet
Saints will honor Will Smith with helmet decalprofootballtalk.com Aug 21The New Orleans Saints lost a key member of the family earlier this year, when former defensive end Will Smith was shot and killed. The team will remember him in a significant way this season. The Saints have announced that a decal bearing Smith’s numbe…Share TweetThe Saints released cornerback Keenan Lewis Friday night, but Lewis told ESPN’s Josina Anderson he “seen it coming,” Julie Boudwin of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. In a lengthy, exclusive phone conversation with Anderson, Lewis opened up about…Share TweetESPN.com Aug 21Sean Payton: Keenan Lewis' release by Saints came down to 'availability'Share 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.
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.
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.
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.