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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
September 16, 2019 - 1:31 pm
“It’s not what you ACHIEVE in life…it’s what you OVERCOME” Those words of wisdom were first spoken by Carlton “Pudge” Fisk, a catcher for the Boston Red Sox. I first became familiar with them when Paul Azinger, a professional golfer, used the phrase while he battled cancer. Both “Pudge” and “Zinger...
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Newell Normand
September 16, 2019 - 10:22 am
The game of football…a game of inches…a game of seconds - a dynamic game which changes for all sorts of reasons. The Saints yesterday in Los Angeles experienced all of the above, then some. One thing the Saints have not experienced is the possibility of not having Drew Brees, the quarterback, the...
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Zach Strief
September 16, 2019 - 8:04 am
The New Orleans Saints lost an ugly one to the Los Angeles Rams 27-9. Saints quarterback Drew Brees left the game with a thumb injury after only two possessions, and back-up Teddy Bridgewater played the rest of the way. Voice of the Saints Zach Strief interviewed Brees right after the game; and the...
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WWL Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 11:38 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints opened the season with a bang, hitting a field goal as time expired to beat the Houston Texans 30-28. None of the 58 combined points came in the first quarter, as both teams were still feeling each other out. The Saints were pass-heavy early, and WWL Saints...
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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...
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Kristian Garic
April 23, 2019 - 8:20 am
We like to say it’s always Saints season, and this week is evidence that our WWL mantra rings true. Football season is not far away, evidenced by this week’s NFL Draft, and Saints veterans reporting to off-season conditioning today. Phase one of the off-season program begins with weight room and...
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April 10, 2019 - 3:57 pm
The sting of the NOLA no-call has subsided a bit for the Saints and All-Pro defensive end Cameron Jordan, now the focus is rebounding this season. “I would love to tell you we’re going to be 19-0 and win the Super Bowl. I could care less how that pans out,” said an enthusiastic Jordan. The more...
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Kristian Garic
February 18, 2019 - 3:21 pm
We’re weeks removed from the end of the NFL season, and time has passed from New Orleans No Call game that frankly still agitates me. None the less the Saints face a few questions in the off-season with free agency kicking off next month and draft in April; not to mention their own free agents...
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Steve Geller
January 25, 2019 - 10:18 am
One great thing about the NFL’s Pro Bowl is seeing opposing players cutting loose and having a little fun with one another. During the regular season, Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan was out to crush Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott in week 13. But, at the Pro Bowl in Orlando, they...
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January 21, 2019 - 6:49 pm
By: Jordan Fiegel “Chin up, you have to hold your chin up,” Saints color analyst Deuce McAllister told Saints fans. “It was not pretty. It was not what you wanted, but at the end of the day, that’s what it is.” It was a tough, tough loss for the New Orleans Saints, who fell 26-23 in overtime...
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