preseason

Bobby Hebert Seth Dunlap
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Seth Dunlap
August 22, 2019 - 6:30 pm
The final day of Saints training camp practice is in the books, but that doesn't mean the team's hard work in the preseason is over. They'll leave tomorrow for New York, where they'll play the Jets on Saturday. Well, technically, that game will actually be played in New Jersey at MetLife Stadium...
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Nov 18, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) celebrates with wide receiver Austin Carr (80) after a touchdown during the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Seth Dunlap
August 21, 2019 - 6:45 pm
Imagine working your way through college and into your professional career. The first couple of years on the job are a learning process, but you’re employed by a first-class organization. It’s an invaluable experience. Every year, however, your company makes another round of personnel cuts, and...
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Aug 18, 2019; Carson, CA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) looks to pass during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Chargers at Dignity Health Sports Park.
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Seth Dunlap
August 18, 2019 - 9:41 pm
It was a tale of two halves in the Saints comeback win in Los Angeles against the Chargers. Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater struggled with his accuracy in the first half, and the offense sputtered in his wake. The Saints managed just three points in the first two quarters, unable to capitalize on...
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Aug 18, 2019; Carson, CA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Taysom Hill (7) stiff arms Los Angeles Chargers linebacker Nick Dzubnar (48) during the fourth quarter at Dignity Health Sports Park.
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Seth Dunlap
August 18, 2019 - 8:46 pm
The Saints came from behind to beat the Chargers 19-17 after a fourth quarter rally engineered, in part, by quarterback Taysom Hill. That gave the Saints their first pre-season win and some momentum heading back home to New Orleans, but it may have been a pyrrhic victory. At least five Saints...
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Dec 23, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Houston Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney (90) celebrates after recovering fumble against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Seth Dunlap
August 15, 2019 - 7:21 pm
The Jadeveon Clowney Trade Hype Machine is at runaway speed currently. Nearly every NFL team has, in some way, been linked to rumors about how they can acquire the sixth-year defensive end from the Houston Texans. The Saints have been one of those teams; and, if social media is any indication, fans...
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Seth Dunlap
August 12, 2019 - 6:51 pm
At first blush, Taysom Hill's performance in the New Orleans Saints' first preseason game could seem like a bit of a disappointment. The box score shows Hill threw for just 80 yards and tossed an interception that was returned for a touchdown. Box scores and stats, however, miss the nuance in...
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Seth Dunlap
August 12, 2019 - 2:05 pm
The Saints were still reeling a bit over the weekend after a lackluster performance in the first preseason game against the Vikings, a 34-25 loss in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The defense, which had been so good in training camp, failed to show the flashes of excellence during a game situation...
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Aug 9, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Mike Boone (23) runs against the New Orleans Saints in the second half at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Seth Dunlap
August 10, 2019 - 12:03 am
The Saints defense was ranked in the top-10 by most statistical measurements in 2018. One area they struggled in; red zone defense. New Orleans was in the lower third of the NFL in both red zone and goal line scoring percentages. The Saints have emphasized working to fix that in training camp...
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Seth Dunlap
August 09, 2019 - 11:35 pm
NFL fans getting worked up over the final score of a preseason game is a bit like panicking because your weeding's dress rehearsal wasn't flawless. It's rehearsal. It's preseason . No marriage was ever doomed because that steak was overcooked the night before you said 'I do.' No Super Bowl was ever...
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Seth Dunlap
August 07, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Saints vs. Vikings. How many times have we heard that over the last few seasons? Well, Friday will mark the fourth time in under three calendar years the the teams meet on the field. That includes two regular season game, and one fateful postseason game in Minneapolis. Teddy Bridgewater knows about...
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