Brees Gets Personal in His New Book

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is coming off a Super Bowl win and spent part of his offseason writing a book. The book is called Coming Back Stronger and it takes readers through Brees’ career from high school to the NFL. In the book, Brees talks about his career-threatening shoulder injury from 2005 and bring us to the present day where he led the Saints to a Super Bowl victory. All in all, it gives the reader a personal insight into the life of not only D..

It’s Not All Hate: New Orleans Saints – Bleacher Report It’s Not All Hate: New Orleans Saints Bleacher Report Right now, Drew Brees is the New Orleans Saints , and everyone knows it. Sure, the team is stacked with several talented over-achievers, but this guy is the … New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was in New York on Tuesday filming a … ESPN New Orleans Saints dispute IRS claim that they owe taxes on $8.5 million … USA Today Drew Brees ‘On the Record’ | On the Record FOXNews (blog) Journal and Courier

Analyzing the NFC South-New Orleans Saints Edition

This is the third in a series of four articles in which I will analyze the the top 5 game changing moves that each NFC South team has made to date and how it will affect their chances at a Super Bowl run repeat.
While this article is a little unn..

Saints Nation: Running the Football is Key to Saints’ Success

We all know the Saints can throw the ball. That’s never been a secret. Since Sean Payton has joined the team and they landed Drew Brees as a free agent signing, the passing game for the last four years under this current regime was a given in terms of performance. Offensively, the variable has been in overall balance and specific effectiveness running the football. Let’s look at the Payton era stats: 2006 stats: 10 wins, 472 carries, 1,761 yards, 3.7 yards per carry. 2007 stats: 7 win..

RB Thomas Remains in Waiting for a New Deal

PFW’s Dan Parr reports on running back Pierre Thomas, and how he remains steadfast in waiting for a new deal for the club:
After putting off signing his tender offer until June 14, the day before the Saints could reduce their original offer by more than $1.1 million, RB Pierre Thomas(notes) reiterated that he still wanted a longer and more lucrative contract from New Orleans before training camp. Thomas, who was a restricted free agent, is under contract for one year and he is due to ma..

Fitzgerald Hopes Favre Doesn’t Return, Leaves Saints Out of NFC Discussion

A lot of the time when a player gives an interview they aren’t thinking clearly and say — or neglect to say — some things they might regret.  Larry Fitzgerald is generally one of the more quiet and well-liked players in the NFL (he even put the kibosh on his brother’s comments about Kurt Warner last year), so I doubt he meant to offend anyone when he made his most recent comments to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. 
I know he didn’t mean any disr..