News and notes on the Saints
Head Coach Sean Payton talked with WWL Radio’s Bobby Hebert and Deke Bellevia for the season’s first “Saints Coaches Show.” Below are some highlights from the interview
Official NFL Release CHICAGO BEARS (1-0) AT NEW ORLEANS SAINTS (0-1) SERIES BEARS SAINTS SERIES LEADER 13-11 STREAKS Past 3 COACHES VS. OPP. Smith: 4-0 Payton: 0-3 LAST WEEK W 30-12 vs. Falcons L 42-34 at Packers LAST GAME 12/11/08: Saints 24 at Bears 27 (OT). Chicago K Robbie Gould converts 28-yard FG as ..
The agent for New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees, Tom Condon, is in town to …
His agent Tom Condon is in New Orleans to meet with the team
His absence is bad news for the Colts
The Touchdown Club of New Orleans inc. held its 44th annual Meet the Saints Luncheon on a recent Friday in Kenner’s Pontchartrain Center, amassing a pack for the pigskin; and, on a Saturday evening and at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, Young Leadership Council’s 25th anniversary Role Model Awards Gala honored a slew of worthy ..
After he watched other elite quarterbacks cash in â€” the most recent being Michael Vick â€” Drew Brees is next in line to receive the mega-deal heâ€™s earned over the last few seasons. While it hasnâ€™t happened yet, things are beginning to heat up and it may not be long before the former Super Bowl ..
Forgive Rex Grossman if you catch a glimpse of him drooling this week, salivating at the thought of Arizona coming to town Sunday. And excuse other quarterbacks you might see exhibiting a tic, evidenced by excessive lip-licking and hand-rubbing. Because judging by results from Week 1 of the NFL, teams aren’t simply pass-happy
Two games into his NFL career in 1983, Jimbo Covert already was proving Mike Ditka right for handing him the starting left tackle job the day he arrived at Bears minicamp. After surviving the season opener at home without incident, Covert held the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Lee Roy Selmon – a Pro Bowl defensive end ..
Special teams typically start out stronger than other elements of a pro football team, so perhaps their outsized role in the 49ers’ and Raiders’ season-opening wins shouldn’t be terribly surprising
In the sports world there are going to be a multitude of opinions on different topics, even a team’s performance in a given week. Generally people tend to follow their general personality as to how they view performances subjectively.For instance, a person like myself who tends to be a more positive person by nature, is ..