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Chicago Bears' Soldier Field hasn't been kind to New Orleans Saints: notebookSaints lost to Bears at Soldier Field in three consecutive yearsShare Tweet
Brees embraces 'championship feelings'METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints are 4-0 for the first time since 2009, when they started 13-0 and wound up winning the Super Bowl. So naturally, the comparisons have already started coming up a few times in interviews. Quarterback Drew Brees sai…Share TweetCameron Wake knows what the schedule says, but he wants to get back on the field. The Dolphins pass-rusher, who missed Monday’s game against the Saints with a sprained knee, understands the Dolphins have a bye coming next week. But he said Wednesday he’…Share Tweet
Saints' run game stuck in reverseMETAIRIE, La. -- As good as the New Orleans Saints’ offense looked on Monday night, the run game continued to struggle. It’s like the Saints’ rushing attack keeps taking two steps forward, then falling 3 yards back. The Saints had a total of five negati…Share Tweet
NFL Week 5 social media smack downIt's hump day, so why not trash your upcoming opponentShare TweetSean Payton, Drew Brees use Darren Sproles' unique talent and skillset to carve up MiamiShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints chat with Larry Holder at NoonSaints head up to Chicago to face the Bears on Sunday afternoonShare TweetLast week, the NFC offensive player of the week was Saints tight end Jimmy Graham. This week, the NFC offensive player of the week is the guy whose passes to Graham put the tight end in position for such honors. Quarterback Drew Brees has been selected …Share TweetNFLPA to investigate leaks to media in saga with Bucs' Josh FreemanShare Tweet
Drew Brees' passing game vs. the Miami Dolphins: InfographicA look at Drew Brees' passing accuracy during the New Orleans Saints' 38-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Monday night.Share TweetCardinals safety-turned-cult hero Rashad Johnson didn’t play last week after losing the tip of his left middle finger the week before against the Saints. And there were apparently fears he could have lost enough more of the digit had he given it a shot.…Share TweetThe Bills have a short work week, so WR Stevie Johnson may skip his massage. Dolphins defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle is taking some criticism — including from himself — over Monday night’s loss to the Saints. With CB Aqib Talib in a contract year, th…Share TweetNew Orleans Saints rookie nose tackle John Jenkins hasn’t received as much attention as his fellow draft classmates, safety Kenny Vaccaro and receiver Kenny Stills. But the third-round pick out of Georgia actually has the highest grade of the bunch acco…Share Tweet
'Sound FX': Sean PaytonOct 2New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton is wired for sound as the Saints defeat the Miami Dolphins on "Monday Night Football."
Double Coverage: Saints at BearsOct 2ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett and Bears reporter Michael C. Wright break down the week 5 matchup between New Orleans and Chicago.