NFL

Saints returner Deonte Harris
Amos Morale III
December 20, 2019 - 2:39 pm
The NFL announced its Pro Bowl rosters Tuesday and Saints kick returner Deonte Harris’ phone erupted as texts and calls poured in after his name was listed as the NFC’s return specialist. One of those calls came from his head coach congratulating him but also humbling the undrafted rookie at the...
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Steve Geller
December 20, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Linebacker Kiko Alonso, safety Vonn Bell and guard Larry Warford have all been ruled out for week 16 against the Titans. There was some hope that Alonso would be back in the mix since he was limited on Wednesday and Thursday, but did not practice on Friday due to and injured quadriceps he has been...
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Janoris Jenkins
Amos Morale III
December 20, 2019 - 12:04 pm
The New Orleans Saints claimed Janoris Jenkins after he was waived by the New York Giants. Jenkins said the situation couldn't have worked out better as he went from the three-win Giants to the 11-win Saints. Saints coach Sean Payton said Jenkins is a player that can add value. "It’s always a...
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C.J. Gardner-Johnson
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Steve Geller
December 19, 2019 - 4:15 pm
The Saints Thursday injury report remained the same, except for the status of rookie safety CJ Gardner-Johnson. He suffered a concussion in the win on Monday night football and did not practice Wednesday, but was limited today. Being upgraded is a positive sign Gardner-Johnson is progression in a...
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Kansas City Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson (34) runs against Oakland Raiders free safety D.J. Swearinger (21) during the second half at Arrowhead Stadium.
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Amos Morale III
December 19, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Last Sunday, DJ Swearinger played against the Tennessee Titans. This Sunday, Swearinger will again face the Titans, only this time he’ll wear a New Orleans Saints uniform. The veteran defensive back was cut by the Oakland Raiders Monday in a move Swearinger said he understood. In a day he was on...
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New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) makes a touchdown throw in the third quarter against the Indianapolis Coltsat the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The touchdown pass broke the career touchdown record.
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Amos Morale III
December 19, 2019 - 1:02 pm
Drew Brees passed Peyton Manning on the NFL’s career touchdown list Monday night and in the process had one of the best games of his career. Brees set the NFL’s record for single game completion percentage as he connected on 29 of 30 pass attempts. The Pro Bowl quarterback had to think far back to...
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Steve Geller
December 18, 2019 - 4:57 pm
7 Saints were picked for the 2020 Pro Bowl: QB Drew Brees - 13th selection DE Cam Jordan - 5th selection WR Michael Thomas - 3rd selection CB Marshon Lattimore - 2nd selection LT Terron Armstead - 2nd selection K Wil Lutz - 1st selection RS/WR Deonte Harris - 1st selection But, who didn’t get...
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Steve Geller
December 18, 2019 - 3:23 pm
The 11-3 Saints were back on the practice field on Wednesday getting ready for week 16 at 8-6 Tennessee. Safety Vonn Bell (knee) remained out with a knee injury and was joined by Guard Larry Warford (knee) and safety CJ Gardner-Johnson who both went to locker room during Monday’s victory and did...
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Drew Brees
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Chris Miller
December 18, 2019 - 12:06 pm
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is the NFC Offensive Player of the Week. Brees not only set a new league record for career touchdowns at 541, his 29 completions out of 30 attempts set a new single-game completion percentage record of 96.7 percent. Brees passed up Peyton Manning on the all...
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New Orleans Saints
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Steve Geller
December 18, 2019 - 10:58 am
There will be a new cornerback at Saints practice this week. The team claimed Janoris Jenkins after the NY Giants waived him giving the Black & Gold another player for their secondary. “It's always a difficult position to find,” said Saints head coach Sean Payton. “He's a guy that I can recall...
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