CAUGHT IN THE ACT

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 02:54:49 GMTBy Gary Estwick
Special to The AdvocateTony Williams, the longtime Saints season ticket holder who on Sunday caught what has become a controversial touchdown relic, said Monday morning that he kept it for his 8-year-old gr..

Saints offense fizzles after first possession

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 04:59:08 GMTBy Guerry Smith
Special to The AdvocateWhen New Orleans converted three consecutive third downs to move to the Cincinnati 19 on its opening possession Sunday, no one in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome knew what was coming.
As..

DARK DAY IN THE DOME


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:36:27 GMT
By Ted Lewis
tlewis@theadvocate.com

Ladies and gentlemen, your first-place New Orleans Saints.
That’s about the only good thing left that can be said about this team after Sunday’s 27-10 loss to Cincinnati on Hall of Fame Day in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, a performance that ranks among ..

Hill climbing

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:18:01 GMTBY BRIAN ALLEE-Walsh
Special to The AdvocateOn Sunday, NFL rookie running back Jeremy Hill ran like a Bengal Tiger.
The former LSU running back from Baton Rouge accounted for 165 yards from scrimmage to help the Cincinnati..

The hits keep coming


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:02:24 GMT
by ramon antonio vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.com

Saints safety Rafael Bush realized the chances of a comeback couldn’t have been slimmer.
His team trailed by the score it ultimately lost by: 27-10. And there were fewer than five minutes left in the game against the Bengals on Sunday at the Mercedes-Ben..

Ingram’s surge ends vs. suddenly stout Bengals


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 01:57:40 GMT
By Gary Estwick
Special to The Advocate

Mark Ingram’s streak of rushing heroics is over after three games.
A week after becoming the first New Orleans Saints running back since 2003 with three consecutive 100-yard outings, Ingram on Sunday afternoon took a step backwards — literally — against ..

Frustration reaches a new high as scuffling Saints hit a new low


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 01:57:40 GMT
By Nick Underhill
nunderhill@theadvocate.com

Kenny Vaccaro sat down Saturday night and started watching all of the defensive plays from his rookie season. Then he watched all of the plays from this season. And then he watched the Cincinnati Bengals offense.
The safety was up late — maybe even too la..

Photos: Saints take on Bengals

Sun, 16 Nov 2014 20:49:07 GMTSaints face the Bengals in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Sunday, November 16, 2014..

Saints schedule

Sun, 16 Nov 2014 17:44:16 GMTLeftAlign.29LeftAlign.82RightAlign.125Sept. 7 at Atlanta L, 37-34 (OT)
Sept. 14 at Cleveland L, 26-24
Sept. 21 Minnesota W, 20-9
Sept. 28 at Dallas L, 38-17
Oct. 5 Tampa Bay W, 37-31 (OT)
Oct. 19 at Detroit L, 24-23
Oct. 26..

Now accepting nominations for the Saints’ next Hall


Sun, 16 Nov 2014 07:09:17 GMT
By Ted lewis
tlewis@theadvocate.com

Aaron Brooks is being inducted into the Saints Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Who’s next? Billy Joe Hobert?
Seriously, couldn’t the selection committee — consisting primarily of my esteemed press box colleagues — have done any better?
Well, yes and no.
Yes, in ..