By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer
Next up in our look at the local sports media outlets covering the NFL is the contingent that follows theÂ New Orleans Saints. Newspaper-Â The Times-PicayuneÂ is the cityâ€™s dominant newspaper. Itâ€™s online presence, including itsÂ sports section, is housed on NOLA.com. The site does have aÂ Saints-dedicated page. Jeff DuncanÂ (Twitter), Mike TriplettÂ (Twitter), James VarneyÂ (Twitter),Â Peter FinneyÂ andÂ John DeShazierÂ are the paperâ€™s primary
Hopefully, this isnâ€™t a sign of things to come. The New Orleans Saints have placed running back Chris…
New Orleans Saints Like most sports fans, I love the NFL but hate the preseason. However, I still get excited when the preseason starts because the real thing is right around the corner. But when bad losses occur and starters get hurt, I start wishing the NFL would just nix the…
The up and down performance by the Saints doesn’t give a clear picture
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Born January 15, 1979 in Dallas, TX, Drew Brees or legally, Andrew Christopher Brees, attended Westlake HS in Austin, where he lettered in Football, Basketball and Baseball. In 1996, as a senior, Drew led his High School team to a perfect 16-0 season. Under his leadership, they also won the 5A State Championship and Drew ..
The New Orleans Saintsâ€™ backfield just got a little less crowded. Per NFL insider Adam Caplan, the Saints placed running back Chris Ivory on injured reserve Friday. Heâ€™s done for the season. Ivory is still recovering from a Lisfranc fracture in his foot, which he suffered in the teamâ€™s final regular-season game last year. If ..
UPDATE: Caplan has corrected himself, and now reports â€“ citing two sources â€“ that Ivory has been placed on the PUP list, not injured reserve. He will miss the first six weeks, and is eligible to return in Week 7. The following still applies, however. The New Orleans Saintsâ€™ backfield just got a little less ..
The Saints have put oft-injured running back Chris Ivory on injured reserve meaning he is done for the year, a league source has confirmed. The somewhat unexpected roster move – many had predicted Ivory would begin the year on the…