Former Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints coach Bum Phillips

Former Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints coach Bum Phillips

As a tough talking, Stetson hat and cowboy boot wearing Texan, Oail Andrew “Bum” Phillips became a coaching legend long before he led the Houston “Luv Ya Blue” Oilers. But above his larger than life personality and his NFL coaching career that spanned both the Houston Oilers and the New Orleans Saints, Phillips was best ..

New Orleans Saints WR Nick Toon’s football roots start with his dad Al and the

Nick Toon expects that during pregame warmups Sunday at MetLife Stadium, he’ll sneak a peek up at the mezzanine. “I know exactly where,” he said. It’s the spot where his father Al’s name is displayed in the Jets’ Ring of Honor, commemorating an eight … BILL HABER/AP Nick Toon (l.) may catch passes for Saints ..

Saints Rookies Hitting Their Stride in Weeks 5-8: Rookie Run-Down

Hello Saints faithful, welcome to the Rookie Run-Down: Week 5-8 reviews. With the New Orleans Saints sitting pretty atop the NFC South, the team is in the driver’s seat for post season aspirations. The boys in Black & Gold sandwiched 2 wins and 1 loss around the bye week to earn a 6-1 record. Let’s ..

Week 9 Flames: Recharged Mathews must-start in D.C. (Roto Arcade)

Each week the Noise highlights 12-13 somewhat obscure, un-obvious names who he believes are destined to torch the competition. To qualify, each player must be started in fewer than 60 percent of Yahoo! leagues . Speaking as an accountability advocate..