Joe Namath: Nick Foles could be one of the best quarterbacks to play in the NFL (Shutdown Corner) (Yahoo Sports)

A Hall of Fame quarterback thinks Nick Foles might be destined someday to be among the best quarterbacks ever to play the game. In an exclusive interview with Yahoo Sports and the Shutdown Corner blog, former New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath counts himself a fan of the Philadelphia Eagles second-year quarterback. Foles plays in ..

Saints | Pierre Thomas ruled out (KFFL)

New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (chest) did not practice again Friday, Jan. 3, and … Click to read the original Saints article by TOP 50 NEW ORLEANS SAINTS NEWS

Saints morning report: Another NFL first

Future signings: The New Orleans Saints have inked two players to reserve/futures contracts as teams around the league start to put together their expanded offseason rosters: cornerback Derrius Brooks and kicker Derek Dimke. The Saints plucked Brooks … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans saints.

All-Pro team is announced, and here’s where they got it right … and a few they got wrong (Shutdown Corner) (Yahoo Sports)

The Pro Bowl might be a popularity contest in part, but the All Pro team is considered the more prestigious honor. The NFL announced the Associated Press’ All Pro first- and second-team roster today, and here’s our take on the selections — which were mostly good picks: QUARTERBACKS First team: Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos Second ..

Feelin’ the Brees: New Orleans Saints’ offensive stats through Game 16 (NOLA.COM)

Feelin’ the Brees: New Orleans Saints’ offensive stats through Game 16 (NOLA.COM)

An illustrated look at how Drew Brees and the 11-5 New Orleans Saints’ top five offensive playmakers performed this season and during their 42-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints Central Saints Fans who viewed this Saints News post, also viewed:It’s now or ..

A Look Inside The Numbers: Trends Point to Eagles (Bayou Buzz)

While perfect at home in the Dome in 2013, the Saints were a losing team overall during the regular season on the road (Photo: Jonathan Mailhes). Philadelphia is a three-point favorite over the Saints, meaning the two teams would be rated even on a neutral field. Of course, the Saints are 3-5 on the road, ..

Kristian: Do Saints have enough gas in the tank?

  The Saints locker room had a touch of an auto supply shop to it this week. Sure, there were helmets, shoulder pads, cleats and laundry bags… but the players also had 2-gallon gas canisters at their lockers. Is there enough gas left in the tank? Does the Black and Gold have fuel for the ..

New Orleans Saints vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Breaking Down Philly’s Game Plan

When we talk about the challenges that the New Orleans Saints pose to the Philadelphia Eagles , the person who instantly comes to mind is Drew Brees , then Jimmy Graham and a slew of other offensive weapons. Finally, there’s Sean Payton, the architect behind it all. But there is at least one more name ..

Jimmy Graham near unanimous All-Pro selection: Evans makes 2nd team (WWL TV)

Jimmy Graham near unanimous All-Pro selection: Evans makes 2nd team (WWL TV)

Tight end Jimmy Graham received 49 of 50 votes at his position. Only Peyton Manning received all 50 votes. Click to read the original Saints article by WWL – Sports Saints Fans who viewed this Saints News post, also viewed:Saints Defense Underestimated by National Media (Defensive…NFL by the numbers – Eagles offense is soaring into ..