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Saints expect to face determined, dangerous Jimmy GrahamESPN.com Updated 10 hours agoSaints expect to face determined, dangerous Jimmy GrahamShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 24 (yesterday)The Browns have claimed rookie quarterback Joe Callahan after he was waived by the Saints on Saturday, NFL Network reported. The Saints had claimed Callahan from the Packers eight days earlier. With the Browns, Callahan finds himself as close to actuall…Share Tweet
Drew Brees: We got what we deserved in Kansas Cityprofootballtalk.com Oct 24 (yesterday)The Saints had a chance to improve their record to 3-3 in Kansas City on Sunday, which would have left them right in the thick of an NFC South race that’s tightened up over the last two weeks thanks to a pair of Falcons losses. A series of errors, both …Share TweetAlex Smith threw two touchdown passes in another efficient outing, Daniel Sorensen returned an interception of Drew Brees for another touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs held off the mistake-prone Saints 27-21 on Sunday. Spencer Ware ran for 77 yards t…Share TweetESPN.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)Saints cough up chance at .500 with sloppiest game yetShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)The good news is the Saints can score in a hurry. The bad news is they can give points up just as quickly. They have multiple problems at the moment, beginning with the way the Chiefs came back to take a 14-7 lead. Spencer Ware took a screen pass 46 yar…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is active for Sunday’s game vs. the Saints. Charles had been listed as questionable due to swelling in his knee. He saw his first extended action of the season last week, and the Chiefs will understandably be cautious …Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley kneels on the sideline during a game against the Giants. (Getty Images) Just four days after his mother’s death, New Orleans defensive tackle Nick Fairley will be in uniform. Fairley, 28, missed two days of practice …Share Tweet
After refusing 'Victory Monday,' Saints defense wants complete gameESPN.com Oct 22 (3 days ago)After refusing 'Victory Monday,' Saints defense wants complete gameShare Tweet
Saints rule out six players, including Stephone AnthonyESPN.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Saints rule out six players, including Stephone AnthonyShare Tweet
Kawann Short fined $18,231 for hitting Drew Brees in faceprofootballtalk.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Saints quarterback Drew Brees thought Panthers defensive tackle Kawann Short “straight punched me in the mouth.” The league agreed. Via Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer, the NFL fined Short $18,231 for his roughing the passer penalty last week. Shor…Share Tweetdimemag.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Getty Image Welcome to Hoop Dreams, a season preview unlike any other you’ll read before the 2016-17 season tips off. The premise is simple. We’ll be providing 30 of these fictional forays because it simply stinks that only one team can win the title ea…Share Tweet
Nick Fairley misses Saints practice due to mother's deathESPN.com Oct 20 (5 days ago)Nick Fairley misses Saints practice due to mother's deathShare Tweet
Charlotte Hornets' Marvin Williams out with broken fingernba.com Oct 19 (6 days ago)CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Hornets forward Marvin Williams will miss the remainder of the preseason with a non-displaced fracture of his left middle finger.Share Tweet
Saints expect Sheldon Rankins to practice on Wednesdayprofootballtalk.com Oct 19 (6 days ago)When defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins broke his fibula in August, there was confidence around the team that the first-round pick would be able to return to action during the regular season. It looks like all is on track for that return. Now that six wee…Share TweetSaints kicker Wil Lutz delivered the biggest kick of his young career to beat the Panthers last Sunday, and on Wednesday Lutz was named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week. Lutz’s 52-yarder as time expired beat the Panthers in the weekend’s wildest gam…Share Tweet
Tight ends Josh Hill, Coby Fleener make huge impact in Saints' winTight ends Josh Hill, Coby Fleener make huge impact in Saints' winShare Tweet
Saints surprise 'hype man,' 14, with contract, tripSaints surprise 'hype man,' 14, with contract, tripShare Tweet
Brandin Cooks glad Saints found a better way to use him SundayBrandin Cooks glad Saints found a better way to use him SundayShare Tweet
Sean Payton lobbies for replay review of pass interferenceThere were several games on Sunday that featured pass interference calls or non-calls that were highly debatable at the very least and Saints coach Sean Payton would like to see the ability to ask for a second look on such plays in the future. Payton’s …Share TweetThe Panthers’ season continued to unravel on Sunday when their comeback effort against the Saints fell short in a 41-38 loss that left the defending NFC champs with a 1-5 record on the year. That makes four losses in a row for the Panthers, but they’ll …Share Tweet
Drew Brees: Kawann Short “straight punched me in the mouth”It’s been hard to tell at times whether defensive tackle Kawann Short was still with the Panthers or not this season. But he left an impression on Saints quarterback Drew Brees yesterday, hitting him in the face and giving Brees a bloody lip after Brees…Share Tweet
Kenny Vaccaro won't let Saints' defense accept 'Victory Monday'ESPN.com Oct 17Kenny Vaccaro won't let Saints' defense accept 'Victory Monday'Share TweetThe Panthers have a number of problems at the moment, but after his latest miss in a crucial situation, Panthers coach Ron Rivera wasn’t ready to endorse kicker Graham Gano. Gano missed a game-tying extra point in Sunday’s loss to the Saints. And though…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.