Distracted Vikings set to face Saints

NEW ORLEANS — After enduring the fallout from child abuse allegations against star running back Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings first-year coach Mike Zimmer might benefit from visiting an old friend in the football business. He’ll do so this today when he sees Saints coach Sean Payton in New Orleans, though the timing is far from ..

Floyd, Greenway, Rudolph active for Vikings (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Minnesota defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd, linebacker Chad Greenway and tight end Kyle Rudolph are all active for Sunday’s game against New Orleans after the three starters had been listed as questionable on Friday’s injury report. Click to read the original Saints article by Yahoo Sports – NFL – New Orleans Saints ..

Lofton on Goodell’s ‘double standard’ – ESPN

METAIRIE, La. — Add New Orleans Saints linebacker Curtis Lofton to the chorus of players and analysts who don’t feel NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is holding himself to the same standard to which he has held players and teams in the past. Lofton told ESPN’s Josina Anderson that “there’s no accountability in that” and “it’s ..

Saints home opener is kickoff to fall tourism season

The New Orleans Saints are back in the dome on Sunday afternoon for the first home game of the season. Mark Romig with New Orleans Tourism and Marketing Corporation says the last month or so has been a time for the city to catch its breath after an action-packed summer.  He says this matchup against ..

Former NFL kicker killed in auto accident (NOLA.COM)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas died Saturday night after a car accident near his home, according to police. Metro Nashville Police said Bironas, 36, lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC Yukon Denali… Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints Central

New Orleans Saints Youth Gameday Performance Hoodie – Black (Saints Fanatics)

New Orleans Saints Youth Gameday Performance Hoodie – BlackPrice: $ 39.95Sale: $ 31.99 Keep your young New Orleans Saints fans team spirit up when the temperature drops with this Gameday Performance hoodie. It features New Orleans Saints embroidered on the back as well as the team logo … Click to read the original Saints article ..

Those 0-2 teams better get started now

Those sputtering machines in New Orleans and Indianapolis had better fire up soon. Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.