Saints defense braces for Packers’ Rodgers (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro says he ”can’t wait” to play against Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers. For Vaccaro, the matchup represents a chance to validate the belief he’s maintained in himself and fellow Saints defenders, even as they’ve struggled to live up to the standard they set only one season ago. The Saints defense, which ..

New Orleans Saints calling for Superdome 'blackout' on Sunday night (Bayou Buzz)

The New Orleans Saints are encouraging fans to wear black to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome for Sunday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers. The Saints will be dressed out in black jerseys and black pants, and have asked fans to do the same. The Saints also wore all black in their other primetime game this ..

Tony Dungy: Drew Brees needs to relax – ESPN

Tony Dungy thinks New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees could “take a page out of Aaron Rodgers’ book” and needs to relax.  “Their defense is not holding leads, they’re giving up some big plays. So Drew is feeling like, ‘I gotta score every time I’ve got the ball,’” Dungy said on ESPN’s Mike & Mike ..

Is It Time to Worry About New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees? (Bayou Buzz)

New Orleans Saints starting quarterback Drew Brees has a long-established reputation that shields him from criticism at times. He has earned that reputation, so it’s only fair that he gets the benefit of the doubt when doubt arises. Yet if you take his performances of the past two weeks and place them in a vacuum, ..

Is It Time to Worry About New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees? (Bleacher Report)

New Orleans Saints starting quarterback Drew Brees has a long-established reputation that shields him from criticism at times. He has earned that reputation, so it’s only fair that he gets the benefit of the doubt when doubt arises. Yet if you take his performances of the past two weeks and place them in a vacuum, ..

Jim Cramer on Fantasy Football for Week 8: March With the Saints

NEW YORK (TheStreet) – Jim Cramer told TheStreet’s Brittany Umar that fantasy football players can win this week if they start players from the New Orleans Saints offense, including wide receiver Brandin Cooks; running back Travaris Cadet, who is subbing for the injured Pierre Thomas; and tight end Jimmy Graham. Cramer expects the Saints to ..

Eric Olsen glad to be back with Saints

METAIRIE, La. — Eric Olsen was admittedly frustrated when the New Orleans Saints released him last season after he suffered a Lisfranc foot injury in the summer that sidelined him for about two months. But the journeyman guard/center said he understood the "business side" of the decision. Olsen said Wednesday that he felt even better ..

Saints RBs Pierre Thomas, Khiry Robinson miss practice again – ESPN

METAIRIE, La. — New Orleans Saints running backs Pierre Thomas and Khiry Robinson both missed practice again Thursday, leaving their status in doubt for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers. Thomas (shoulder) is a long shot since he hasn’t attended either practice after being knocked out of last week’s game against the Detroit Lions. ..