New Orleans Saints Goal of the Week: No Turnovers (Yardbarker)

We’re not asking for much from the Saints this week, are we? Going into this season, the New Orleans Saints know they will have to create a positive turnover ratio to be in playoff contention. The talk and buzz has been about the defense and how they have to create turnovers and take the ball ..

NFL-National Football League roundup (Reuters) (Yahoo Sports)

The New England Patriots acquired linebacker Barkevious Mingo from the Cleveland Browns in exchange for a late-round pick in the 2017 draft. Mingo was the sixth overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft but only had seven sacks over his first three seasons. Cleveland, which traded the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 draft ..

Saints News, 8/25/16: Nick Fairley Has “Chills” for Superdome Debut (CSC)

<img alt=”” src=”https://cdn3.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/j7gdOXf-QH3vadl3v1J3vJ1lYwk=/0x0:3000×2000/1310×873/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/50529025/usa-today-9492718.0.jpg” /> <p>Saints’ DL Nick Fairley is being leaned on a significant amount going into this season, and he is excited to perform. He has said that he has “chills” to make his Superdome debut against Pittsburgh.</p> <p><span></span></p> <blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”> <p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>Here’s what <a target=”_blank” href=”http://www.sbnation.com/nfl/players/1998/drew-brees” class=”sbn-auto-link”>Drew Brees</a> said on <a target=”_blank” ..

Saints News, 8/25/16: Nick Fairley Has “Chills” for Superdome Debut (Yardbarker)

Saints’ DL Nick Fairley is being leaned on a significant amount going into this season, and he is excited to perform. He has said that he has “chills” to make his Superdome debut against Pittsburgh. Here’s what Drew Brees said on @PFT_Live about the current popularity of ping-pong with the Saints https://t.co/q5nYkgLzhI — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) ..

Drew Brees reps Saints as one of Pro Football Focus’ best players from past decade (CSC)

<img alt=”” src=”https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/qkCwzuM-kyC_4V0YSXeI9_t4RJw=/0x39:2349×1605/1310×873/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/50529431/usa-today-9020310.0.jpg” /> <p>Pro Football Focus shows Drew Brees some love, as they’ve named him their best Saints player from the past decade.</p> <p id=”WEdjjW”>It’s hardly a no-brainer, but <a target=”_blank” href=”http://www.sbnation.com/nfl/players/1998/drew-brees”>Drew Brees</a> has made a tremendous impact for the <a target=”_blank” href=”http://www.sbnation.com/nfl/teams/new-orleans-saints”>New Orleans Saints</a> organization since he was brought in through free agency ..