Saints

December 24, 2016 - 12:57 pm
Mark Ingram rushed for two-touchdowns and a game-sealing first down in the final minutes, and the New Orleans Saints put a considerable damper on Tampa Bay's playoff aspirations with a 31-24 victory Saturday. The Buccaneers (8-7) needed a win to keep pace with Green Bay (9-6) for the final NFC wild...
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December 24, 2016 - 9:33 am
The New Orleans Saints did not get the help they needed Sunday to make the post-season. New Orleans has been mathematically eliminated from the playoffs. Washington blew out Chicago to end any hope of a playoff berth for the third straight season. When the second-to-last week of the season began,...
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December 22, 2016 - 12:02 pm
The Saints are fairly healthy heading into the Christmas Eve match up with Tampa Bay. CB Delvin Breaux (shoulder) is the only player who missed practice on the final day of work prior to the game Saturday. FB John Kuhn (hip) returned to practice in a limited role after missing practice on Wednesday...
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December 22, 2016 - 7:46 am
TAMPA BAY (8-6) at NEW ORLEANS (6-8) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Saints by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tampa Bay 9-5, New Orleans 9-5 SERIES RECORD - Saints lead 30-19 LAST MEETING - Buccaneers beat Saints 16-11, Dec. 11 LAST WEEK - Buccaneers lost to Cowboys 26-20; Saints beat Cardinals 48-...
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December 22, 2016 - 4:19 am
Saints receiver Michael Thomas might own all of New Orleans' significant rookie receiving records after the final two games of the regular season. How much that matters to him is difficult to discern, because he's clearly not comfortable making a big deal out of it. "All that stuff will take care...
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December 21, 2016 - 2:23 pm
The Saints & Buccaneers kick off round two on Christmas Eve in the Superdome, and trying to predict which Saints team will show up is basically like trying to predict the Powerball. Tampa beat New Orleans in week 14 16-11, following three Drew Brees interceptions. Tampa is 8-6 with a possible...
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December 20, 2016 - 9:20 am
What did you guys like about Corey Fuller? “He is someone that can run. He blocks well. He is a guy that can stretch the field. There’s a handful of things we like about him and we think he is young.” How do you think your trio of receivers stack up compared to other trios of receivers? “Is there a...
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December 19, 2016 - 6:14 am
WWL Saints Sideline reporter Kristian Garic caught up with Drew Brees after a masterful offensive performance in Arizona that saw the Black and Gold rack up 48 points against the Cardinals' 41. "Everyone contributed tonight," Brees said. "Every person on offense was coming up big in this game in...
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December 19, 2016 - 6:06 am
Follow @ChrisMillerWWL CBS Sports' Jason La Confora reported over the weekend the possibility that the Saints could trade head coach Sean Payton, if another team made the right offer. His reports cited "league sources" who said it might not even take a lot to get the Saints to consider giving him...
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December 18, 2016 - 7:08 am
Tis the season right? I'm not talking about Christmas, I'm talking about the report from CBS saying the Saints might not ask for much in in return to trade head coach Sean Payton this off-season if there are suitors seeking his services. The report from Jason La Canfora provides some interesting...
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