NFL

Drew Brees Super Bowl XLIV
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Chris Miller
January 02, 2020 - 12:47 pm
Out of seven football writers at Sports Illustrated 's MMQB, four of them think the Saints will win three games in the NFC playoffs and two think the Saints will win out and take home their second Lombardi Trophy. Albert Breer predicts the Saints will beat Minnesota, Green Bay, and then San...
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USA Today
Steve Geller
January 01, 2020 - 11:13 pm
Before joining the Saints in free agency, Latavius Murray had spent the last two years in Minneapolis on the other side of the Black & Gold’s “rivalry” against the Vikings. He had 67 total yards with a TD for Minnesota in the 2018 NFC Divisional Playoff which ended with Stefon Diggs...
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USA Today
Steve Geller
January 01, 2020 - 4:17 pm
The NFL’s 2nd season is upon us and there is no room for error now since a loss means it’s all over. A 13-3 record wasn’t good enough to earn the Saints a first round bye and now they get to host the Minnesota Vikings Sunday in the Wild Card round. The Black & Gold’s first injury report of the...
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FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2019, file photo, Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera watches during the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Houston. The Washington Redskins have hired Rivera as their new coach on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke, File)
Associated Press
January 01, 2020 - 8:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Redskins hired Ron Rivera as their coach on Wednesday in owner Dan Snyder's latest step to try to turn around the wayward franchise. Washington announced the move two days after Snyder fired president Bruce Allen following a decade of futility. The former Carolina Panthers...
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Antonio Brown
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Chris Miller
December 31, 2019 - 11:48 am
Talented but troubled free-agent wide receiver Antonio Brown may have delivered a blow to whatever chances he had of signing with the New Orleans Saints by posting a video to his Instagram in which he said the Saints were seeking publicity by having him come in for a work out. "I appreciate Sean...
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NFL Wild Card
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Chris Miller
December 30, 2019 - 12:43 pm
The Saints may not like it, but playing in the Wild Card round is better than sitting at home in January. And their first-round match up looks good for them, according to WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier. The Saints will host the Minnesota Vikings, who finished the season 10-6, including losing their...
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Saints
USA Today
Steve Geller
December 30, 2019 - 11:44 am
Poof, just like that the 2019 NFL regular season is over. For a 2nd straight year the Saints went 13-3, but ended up the #3 seed in the NFC. They are behind the 49ers and Packers, who have identical records, but hold different tie breakers over New Orleans. How does Coach Sean Payton feel about now...
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USA Today
Steve Geller
December 29, 2019 - 10:28 pm
The Saints handled their business Sunday beating the Panthers, but the Lions and Seahawks provided no assistance by losing their games so the Black & Gold finished the regular season as the three seed in the NFC. That means no postseason bye week for New Orleans. Instead they will be hosting...
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Drew Brees
USA Today
Steve Geller
December 28, 2019 - 8:34 am
The man who has thrown more touchdowns, more yards and has the highest completion percentage in NFL history was not named to the NFL 100 All-Time Team that was announced Friday night on the NFL Network. The roster was selected by a committee made up 26 coaches, executives, former players and...
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Aug 9, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas (13) on the bench in the second half against the Minnesota Vikings at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Steve Geller
December 27, 2019 - 3:14 pm
After being limited with a hand injury, Saints stud WR Michael Thomas was back to being a full participant at practice and is expected to play Sunday in Carolina. There was added concern from Who Dats after Drew Brees’ named showed up on the initial injury report Wednesday, but he has not been...
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