Feelin’ the Brees: New Orleans Saints’ offensive stats through Game 7 (NOLA.COM)

An illustrated look at how Drew Brees and the 3-4 New Orleans Saints’ top five offensive playmakers have performed so far this season and during their 44-23 win over the Green Bay Packers last Sunday night in the Superdome. View full size Note: This weekly… Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints Central Drew Brees New ..

Saints face former teammate Roman Harper on Thursday (Sun Herald)

METAIRIE, La. — It’s ironic that the Saints’ defense 28th-ranked defense enters Thursday night’s game at Carolina with five interceptions — one less than the combined totals of Malcolm Jenkins… Click to Continue » Click to read the original Saints article by The Sun Herald — New Orleans Saints Drew Brees New Orleans Saints Majestic ..

Sean Payton’s Carolina Panthers week press conference

Quotes from Coach Payton’s post-practice press conference on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints : News Drew Brees New Orleans Saints Majestic Women’s Draft Him IV T-Shirt – Black .95 Category: Product #: Regular price:$ (Sale ends !) Available from: Condition: Good ! Order now! Reviewed ..

Rush NIGHT


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:16:34 GMT
BY NICK UNDERHILL
nunderhill@theadvocate.com

There’s no longer anything to lose.
Maybe things were too tight or too complicated before. Something was holding the New Orleans Saints’ defense back during the first few weeks of the season, and at times it was frustrating. They knew they were better tha..

Harper happy to conquer new horizons with Panthers


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:15:11 GMT
by ramon antonio vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.com

Roman Harper wanted to feel young again.
That’s why it didn’t hurt him when the Saints released him in February after he spent his first eight years in the NFL with them. The overarching on- and off-field philosophies, the practice schedule, the locker ro..

Saints Mark Ingram, Brandin Cooks Nominated For NFL Weekly Awards (Who Dat Dish)

After a big 44-23 home win against the Green Bay Packers you knew this was coming. Saints dominated in all phases of the game but two offensive player really stood out on Sunday Night. Both running back Mark Ingram and rookie wide receiver Brandin Cooks had carrer days against a confused Packers’ defense. Ingram ran ..

Cornerback Bailey retires after sterling 15-year career


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:11:24 GMT
By ARNIE STAPLETON
AP pro football writer

DENVER — Former teammate Brian Dawkins called Champ Bailey “a great conserver of energy,” a rare superstar who was never in a rush to get anywhere “unless it was on a football field.”
In that dawdling, you can count retirement.
That finally came Tuesday, ..

Brees has another record … for now


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:10:00 GMT
by ted lewis
tlewis@theadvocate.com

Records are made to be broken — or even lost.
At least that’s the way Drew Brees responded to the news that he is now the NFL’s career completion leader following his 27-32 performance in Sunday’s victory against Green Bay. That upped Brees to 4,686-7,09..

Ingram not surprised by huge Sunday night


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 03:09:34 GMT
by gary estwick
Special to The Advocate

Mark Ingram said he wasn’t surprised by his career-best, 172-yard rushing output against Green Bay.
After all, it’s what Ingram has always known he’s capable of.
“Numbers and stats, it’s really for everybody else,” said Ingram, who increased his season to..

Roman Harper talks about facing his former team on Thursday

Quotes from Carolina Panthers safety Roman Harper’s conference call with New Orleans media on Tuesday, Oct, 28, 2014 Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints : News Drew Brees New Orleans Saints Majestic Women’s Draft Him IV T-Shirt – Black .95 Category: Product #: Regular price:$ (Sale ends !) Available from: ..

After breakout win at home, Saints feel like road breakthrough is next

METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints remained confident — almost defiantly so — after their 2-4 start, knowing they were close to a breakthrough. And that resilience paid off with a commanding 44-23 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night. Now the Saints will take the same approach to their road woes ..