Saints

USA TODAY Sports
WWL Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 9:28 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The first Monday Night Football game of the 2019 season turned out to be a nail-biter. WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier, appearing on WWL First News with Tommy Tucker, thought it lived up to the billing "It was as advertised. I had a feeling this would be a razor-close game, come...
Read More
USA TODAY
Jim Hanzo
September 10, 2019 - 8:42 am
It was a thriller in the Superdome last night with the Saints and the Houston Texans battling it out until the very end, with a 58-yard game winning kick from Will Lutz, to give the Black and Gold a 30-28 victory. Saints fans were ecstatic and a little bit spent when it was finally over. "We were...
Read More
USA TODAY Sports
Zach Strief
September 10, 2019 - 8:18 am
The New Orleans Saints pulled out a thrilling, walk-off win over the Houston Texans in Monday Night Football with Wil Lutz's "thundering kick." The team had gotten off to a slow start in the past five seasons, last winning a season-opener in 2013. Quarterback Drew Brees was certainly glad to start...
Read More
New Orleans Saints fans dress as referees against the Houston Texans for a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Amos Morale III
September 10, 2019 - 1:09 am
There where a lot of Saints fans in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome dressed as referees Monday night. Many of them were still reeling from the now infamous “NOLA no-call,” where NFC championship officials missed a pass interference call late in that game and helped contribute to the Saints loss. If New...
Read More
Sep 9, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints defensive end Trey Hendrickson (91) sacks Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) in the second half at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Chuck Cook - USA TODAY Sports
Seth Dunlap
September 10, 2019 - 12:23 am
The New Orleans Saints secured their first opening week victory since 2013, with a 58-yard Will Lutz field goal sailing through the uprights as time expired to beat the Houston Texans 30-28. Watching Week 1 of any NFL season causes a cascade of overreactions, as every play is turned into a litmus...
Read More
New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz (3) screams as he runs from the field after kicking a game wining field goal against the Houston Texans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports
Amos Morale III
September 10, 2019 - 12:22 am
Wil Lutz had never been to the podium for his post-game press conference. But after drilling a 58-yard field goal to give the Saints a 30-28 victory against the Houston Texans on Monday Night Football, the kicker needed to meet the media in a spot usually utilized by Drew Brees and Sean Payton...
Read More
USA Today
Steve Geller
September 10, 2019 - 12:17 am
How many times have you heard the saying, “it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish”? Saints kicker Wil Lutz missed a 56 yard field goal attempt right before halftime, but ended up drilling a 58 yarder as time expired to lift the Black & Gold to a 30-28 victory on Monday Night Football...
Read More
USA Today
Steve Geller
September 09, 2019 - 11:27 pm
If game one of the Saints 2019 season was any indication of what we are in store for this year, we all may need paper bags to breathe into to prevent from hyperventilating. “Obviously an exciting game,” said head Coach Sean Payton following a 30-28 last second victory over the Houston Texans. “One...
Read More
New Orleans Saints running back Latavius Murray (28) runs for a touchdown past Houston Texans cornerback Bradley Roby (21) during the third quarter at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
Amos Morale III
September 09, 2019 - 9:27 pm
Wil Lutz drilled a 58-yard field goal as time expired to send the Saints to victory in their season opener. Lutz' kick came after a big second half led the Saints to a 30- 28 win against the Houston Texans in the regular season opener. The score gave the Saints their first lead of the game, 24-21,...
Read More

Pages