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  • Former Saints QB Luke McCown retires

    Former Saints QB Luke McCown retires

    Luke McCown played 14 years in the NFL. Source: Nola.comLuke McCown played 14 years in the NFL. Source: Nola.com

    After 14 years in the league, former Saints backup quarterback Luke McCown retired today. Congrats @LukeMcCown! Proud to have been through this journey with you! pic.twitter.com/A01C1mQsvC — Mike McCartney (@MikeMcCartney7) April 20, 2018 McCown spent four seasons as Drew Brees' backup from 2013-16. He got one start in 2015 against Carolina. McCown went 31-of-38 passing for 310 yards in a loss to the Panthers. Brees sat out the contest with an injury. The Louisiana Tech a...

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    After 14 years in the league, former Saints backup quarterback Luke McCown retired today. Congrats @LukeMcCown! Proud to have been through this journey with you! pic.twitter.com/A01C1mQsvC — Mike McCartney (@MikeMcCartney7) April 20, 2018 McCown spent four seasons as Drew Brees' backup from 2013-16. He got one start in 2015 against Carolina. McCown went 31-of-38 passing for 310 yards in a loss to the Panthers. Brees sat out the contest with an injury. The Louisiana Tech a...

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  • Report: Ravens sign Willie Snead to offer sheet that the Saints can match

    Report: Ravens sign Willie Snead to offer sheet that the Saints can match

    Willie Snead signed an offer sheet with the Ravens according to a report. (Photo by Mark Lagrange)Willie Snead signed an offer sheet with the Ravens according to a report. (Photo by Mark Lagrange)

    The Ravens have signed Willie Snead to a two-year offer sheet worth $10.4 million, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.  The #Ravens are signing #Saints WR Willie Snead to a 2-year offer sheet worth $10.4M, source said. Saints have 5 days to match… and would take Baltimore out of the running for Dez Bryant. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 20, 2018 Snead is a restricted free agent. The Black and Gold have five days to match the offer for Snead. Snead misse...

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    The Ravens have signed Willie Snead to a two-year offer sheet worth $10.4 million, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.  The #Ravens are signing #Saints WR Willie Snead to a 2-year offer sheet worth $10.4M, source said. Saints have 5 days to match… and would take Baltimore out of the running for Dez Bryant. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 20, 2018 Snead is a restricted free agent. The Black and Gold have five days to match the offer for Snead. Snead misse...

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  • Saints to play Falcons and Cowboys on back-to-back Thursdays in November

    Saints to play Falcons and Cowboys on back-to-back Thursdays in November

    The Saints will play the Falcons on Thanksgiving night. Source: Mark LaGrangeThe Saints will play the Falcons on Thanksgiving night. Source: Mark LaGrange

    The Saints will play five primetime games in 2018. Last season, the Saints only played two games in primetime.

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    The Saints will play five primetime games in 2018. Last season, the Saints only played two games in primetime.

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  • Brandon Coleman re-signing with the Saints

    Brandon Coleman re-signing with the Saints

    Brandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrangeBrandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange
    Brandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrangeBrandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange
    Wide receiver Brandon Coleman will be back in the Black and Gold, that's according to a report by Nola.com/Times-Picayune. Coleman came out of Rutgers an undrafted free agent in 2014, and has only played for the Saints.  Coleman hauled in 23 catches for 364 yards and three touchdowns in 2017. Coleman was a restricted free agent this year. No word on contract details according to the report. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
    Wide receiver Brandon Coleman will be back in the Black and Gold, that's according to a report by Nola.com/Times-Picayune. Coleman came out of Rutgers an undrafted free agent in 2014, and has only played for the Saints.  Coleman hauled in 23 catches for 364 yards and three touchdowns in 2017. Coleman was a restricted free agent this year. No word on contract details according to the report. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Gayle Benson tells NFL she will own the Saints 'until her death'

    Gayle Benson tells NFL she will own the Saints 'until her death'

    Gayle Benson sent a letter to the NFL and the other 31 teams detailing her plans to keep the Saints. (FOX 8)Gayle Benson sent a letter to the NFL and the other 31 teams detailing her plans to keep the Saints. (FOX 8)

    New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson released this letter to the NFL and the other 31 team owners on Thursday. In the letter, Benson says she will own the team until she dies.

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    New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson released this letter to the NFL and the other 31 team owners on Thursday. In the letter, Benson says she will own the team until she dies.

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  • Saints announce 2018 preseason schedule

    Saints announce 2018 preseason schedule

    (Source: Mark LaGrange)(Source: Mark LaGrange)

    The Saints preseason schedule for the 2018 has officially been released. They'll open at Jacksonville in week one. In week two, the Saints will return home to host Arizona. They're back on the road in week three to face the Los Angeles Chargers on, August 25th. They'll close out the preseason at home against the LA Rams, Exact dates and times have not been released for the Saints' matchups in weeks one, two and four of the preseason. Week 1: Saints at Jacksonville Week 2: Saints vs...

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    The Saints preseason schedule for the 2018 has officially been released. They'll open at Jacksonville in week one. In week two, the Saints will return home to host Arizona. They're back on the road in week three to face the Los Angeles Chargers on, August 25th. They'll close out the preseason at home against the LA Rams, Exact dates and times have not been released for the Saints' matchups in weeks one, two and four of the preseason. Week 1: Saints at Jacksonville Week 2: Saints vs...

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  • Report: Saints land WR Cameron Meredith after Bears decline to match offer

    Report: Saints land WR Cameron Meredith (FOX 8 graphic)Report: Saints land WR Cameron Meredith (FOX 8 graphic)
    (Source: Mark LaGrange)(Source: Mark LaGrange)

    Wide receiver Cameron Meredith will join the Saints in 2018, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The Saints signed Meredith to a two-year $10 million contract last week; the Bears had five days to match and declined to do so. Sean Payton called wide receiver a 'must' for his team this offseason. With Meredith, the Saints are getting a big wide receiver (6'3) coming off a torn  ACL last season. In 2016, Meredith enjoyed his best season with 66 catches, 888 yards and four touchdown...

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    Wide receiver Cameron Meredith will join the Saints in 2018, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The Saints signed Meredith to a two-year $10 million contract last week; the Bears had five days to match and declined to do so. Sean Payton called wide receiver a 'must' for his team this offseason. With Meredith, the Saints are getting a big wide receiver (6'3) coming off a torn  ACL last season. In 2016, Meredith enjoyed his best season with 66 catches, 888 yards and four touchdown...

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  • Source: Saints host Boise St. linebacker Leighton Vander Esch on top 30 pre-draft visit

    Source: Saints host Boise St. linebacker Leighton Vander Esch on top 30 pre-draft visit

    Source: Saints hosted Leighton Vander Esch on top 30 visit last month (photo: nfl.com)Source: Saints hosted Leighton Vander Esch on top 30 visit last month (photo: nfl.com)

    The Saints hosted Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander Esch on a top-30 visit back in March, a league source told FOX 8 sports. The Saints also had a formal interview with Vander Esch at the Combine. Each team is allotted thirty pre-draft visits to their facility with prospects. Vander Esch could be available when the Saints pick at 27 in the first round. During his junior season at Boise State, Vander Esch had 141 tackles and four sacks. His ability in pass coverage has allowed h...

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    The Saints hosted Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander Esch on a top-30 visit back in March, a league source told FOX 8 sports. The Saints also had a formal interview with Vander Esch at the Combine. Each team is allotted thirty pre-draft visits to their facility with prospects. Vander Esch could be available when the Saints pick at 27 in the first round. During his junior season at Boise State, Vander Esch had 141 tackles and four sacks. His ability in pass coverage has allowed h...

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  • All Who-Dats invited to Zach Strief retirement party

    All Who-Dats invited to Zach Strief retirement party

    Zach Strief retired from the Saints after 12 seasons. Source: Nola.comZach Strief retired from the Saints after 12 seasons. Source: Nola.com

    After 12 seasons in the Black and Gold, Zach Strief retired March 12th. Now Who-Dats have the opportunity to wish him well in his next career, brewmaster. Port Orleans Brewing Company On Saturday, April 21st, Port Orleans Brewing Company is throwing the offensive lineman a retirement party. Strief is a co-owner of the brewery. Current and former Saints players will also be at the brewery on Tchoupitoulas. The event is kid friendly, and will also have music and beer. Strie...

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    After 12 seasons in the Black and Gold, Zach Strief retired March 12th. Now Who-Dats have the opportunity to wish him well in his next career, brewmaster. Port Orleans Brewing Company On Saturday, April 21st, Port Orleans Brewing Company is throwing the offensive lineman a retirement party. Strief is a co-owner of the brewery. Current and former Saints players will also be at the brewery on Tchoupitoulas. The event is kid friendly, and will also have music and beer. Strie...

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  • VIDEO: Saints running back Mark Ingram slammed by four legged defender

    VIDEO: Saints running back Mark Ingram slammed by four legged defender

    Mark Ingram Recaps slamMark Ingram Recaps slam
    Mark Ingram Recaps slamMark Ingram Recaps slam

    While on an NFL-USO Tour, New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram met his match.

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    While on an NFL-USO Tour, New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram met his match.

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  • Drew Brees suing over jewelry deals gone bad, TMZ reports

    Drew Brees suing over jewelry deals gone bad, TMZ reports

    Saints quarterback Drew Brees/FILE (Source: Mark LaGrange)Saints quarterback Drew Brees/FILE (Source: Mark LaGrange)

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees claims he bought millions of dollars worth of jewelry from a San Diego businessman who was not entirely clear about the value, according to a report from TMZ.

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    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees claims he bought millions of dollars worth of jewelry from a San Diego businessman who was not entirely clear about the value, according to a report from TMZ.

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  • Tight End Benjamin Watson returning to the Saints

    Tight End Benjamin Watson returning to the Saints

    Watson played in New Orleans for three seasons. Source: Mark LaGrangeWatson played in New Orleans for three seasons. Source: Mark LaGrange

    Tight End Benjamin Watson is returning to the Saints according to a tweet by ESPN's Adam Schefter. Watson played for the Saints for the three seasons, 2013-2015. Ian Rapaport of NFL Network says it's a one-year deal. Saints tried to bring TE Jimmy Graham back to New Orleans; instead bring back Benjamin Watson, one of the league’s most respected players. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 28, 2018 Watson is 37 years old, and has played in the NFL for 13 seasons. Wa...

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    Tight End Benjamin Watson is returning to the Saints according to a tweet by ESPN's Adam Schefter. Watson played for the Saints for the three seasons, 2013-2015. Ian Rapaport of NFL Network says it's a one-year deal. Saints tried to bring TE Jimmy Graham back to New Orleans; instead bring back Benjamin Watson, one of the league’s most respected players. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 28, 2018 Watson is 37 years old, and has played in the NFL for 13 seasons. Wa...

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  • Former Saintsation files complaint, accuses Saints of discrimination

    Former Saintsation files complaint, accuses Saints of discrimination

    Source: Bailey Davis TwitterSource: Bailey Davis Twitter

    The New York Times has reported that a former Saintsation has filed a complaint, accusing The Saints of discrimination. 

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    The New York Times has reported that a former Saintsation has filed a complaint, accusing The Saints of discrimination. 

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  • Delvin Breaux continues to visit NFL teams in free agency

    Delvin Breaux continues to visit NFL teams in free agency

    Delvin Breaux at Saints training camp.Delvin Breaux at Saints training camp.
    Delvin Breaux at Saints training camp.Delvin Breaux at Saints training camp.

    Delvin Breaux is set to visit San Francisco and Green Bay next.

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    Delvin Breaux is set to visit San Francisco and Green Bay next.

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  • Tom Benson laid to rest in Metairie Cemetery

    Tom Benson laid to rest in Metairie Cemetery

    Roses were placed near Tom Benson's coffin in St. Louis Cathedral. (FOX 8)Roses were placed near Tom Benson's coffin in St. Louis Cathedral. (FOX 8)

    A three day period of public and private morning for Tom Benson culminated Friday with his funeral at St. Louis Cathedral. Hundreds of people turned out for the send off inside and outside of the church.

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    A three day period of public and private morning for Tom Benson culminated Friday with his funeral at St. Louis Cathedral. Hundreds of people turned out for the send off inside and outside of the church.

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  • Mourners pay final respects to Tom Benson on last day of public visitation

    Mourners pay final respects to Tom Benson on last day of public visitation

    Mourners have one more chance to say goodbye to Saints Owner Tom Benson at a public visitation. Source: Fox 8Mourners have one more chance to say goodbye to Saints Owner Tom Benson at a public visitation. Source: Fox 8

    Mourners will have one more opportunity to say goodbye to Saints owner Tom Benson.

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    Mourners will have one more opportunity to say goodbye to Saints owner Tom Benson.

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  • Mourners remember Tom Benson on 1st day of public visitation

    Mourners remember Tom Benson on 1st day of public visitation

    Source: Fox 8Source: Fox 8

    Family, friends, and strangers made their way to Notre Dame Seminary Wednesday to pay their last respects to Tom Benson.  This was the first of a two day visitation for the Saints and Pelicans owner. 

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    Family, friends, and strangers made their way to Notre Dame Seminary Wednesday to pay their last respects to Tom Benson.  This was the first of a two day visitation for the Saints and Pelicans owner. 

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  • Tom Benson's visitation underway

    Tom Benson's visitation underway

    Tom Benson's body arrives to Notre Dame Seminary. Source: Fox 8Tom Benson's body arrives to Notre Dame Seminary. Source: Fox 8

    Family, friends, and fans of Saints owner Tom Benson will gather Wednesday to pay their last respects.

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    Family, friends, and fans of Saints owner Tom Benson will gather Wednesday to pay their last respects.

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  • Gayle Benson issues statement thanking fans, city

    Gayle Benson issues statement thanking fans, city

    Tom Benson's widow, Gayle Benson, thanked the fans and city for their "unwavering devotion" to the Saints and Pelicans franchises Friday, one day after her husband died from complications related to the flu.  

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    Tom Benson's widow, Gayle Benson, thanked the fans and city for their "unwavering devotion" to the Saints and Pelicans franchises Friday, one day after her husband died from complications related to the flu.  

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  • Funeral arrangements and visitation are set for Tom Benson

    Funeral arrangements and visitation are set for Tom Benson

    Mr. Benson's funeral arrangements have benn set. (FOX 8 Photo)Mr. Benson's funeral arrangements have benn set. (FOX 8 Photo)

    Funeral arrangements for Saints and Pelicans Owner Tom Benson were set today. Arrangements for Tom Benson Visitation and Funeral Mass pic.twitter.com/PDaXoUHCDE — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) March 16, 2018 A public visitation will take place Wednesday March 21st, and Thursday March 22nd at Notre Dame Seminary. A private funeral will take place Friday at St. Louis Cathedral. Mr. Benson passed away on Thursday at the age of 90. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights ...

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    Funeral arrangements for Saints and Pelicans Owner Tom Benson were set today. Arrangements for Tom Benson Visitation and Funeral Mass pic.twitter.com/PDaXoUHCDE — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) March 16, 2018 A public visitation will take place Wednesday March 21st, and Thursday March 22nd at Notre Dame Seminary. A private funeral will take place Friday at St. Louis Cathedral. Mr. Benson passed away on Thursday at the age of 90. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights ...

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  • Morstead signs 5-year extension with the Saints

    Morstead signs 5-year extension with the Saints

    Thomas Morstead signs 5-year extension with the SaintsSource: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Thomas Morstead signs 5-year extension with the SaintsSource: Edwin Goode, FOX 8

    Saints punter Thomas Morstead signed a 5-year extension according to his Twitter account. 5 more years!#WhoDat#Saints pic.twitter.com/xoYBeWpkLP — Thomas Morstead (@thomasmorstead) March 16, 2018 Morstead has been in the Black and Gold for nine seasons. He's made one Pro Bowl back in 2010. The Saints drafted the SMU Mustang in the fifth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He's only had one punt blocked in his nine years with the Saints. Morstead's career average in punt yardage ...

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    Saints punter Thomas Morstead signed a 5-year extension according to his Twitter account. 5 more years!#WhoDat#Saints pic.twitter.com/xoYBeWpkLP — Thomas Morstead (@thomasmorstead) March 16, 2018 Morstead has been in the Black and Gold for nine seasons. He's made one Pro Bowl back in 2010. The Saints drafted the SMU Mustang in the fifth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He's only had one punt blocked in his nine years with the Saints. Morstead's career average in punt yardage ...

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  • Pass-rusher Alex Okafor is re-signing with the Saints

    Pass-rusher Alex Okafor is re-signing with the Saints

    Alex Okafor will re-sign with the Saints. (Source: Mark LaGrange)Alex Okafor will re-sign with the Saints. (Source: Mark LaGrange)

    The Saints are re-signing Alex Okafor to a 2-year deal worth up $10 million according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapaport. The pass-rusher visited the Bucs, but working in Dennis Allen's defense appears to be a great fit for Okafor. Okafor joined the Saints on a one-year deal last year. Okafor is still recovering from a torn Achilles tendon suffered in November.   Okafor racked up 43 tackles, and 4.5 sacks in only 11 games of work.  Copyright 2018 WVUE. All r...

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    The Saints are re-signing Alex Okafor to a 2-year deal worth up $10 million according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapaport. The pass-rusher visited the Bucs, but working in Dennis Allen's defense appears to be a great fit for Okafor. Okafor joined the Saints on a one-year deal last year. Okafor is still recovering from a torn Achilles tendon suffered in November.   Okafor racked up 43 tackles, and 4.5 sacks in only 11 games of work.  Copyright 2018 WVUE. All r...

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  • New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson dies at the age of 90

    New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson dies at the age of 90

    Tom Benson was born on July 12, 1927, the same year as the great flood of Louisiana before the Great Depression. His parents, Tom Benson Sr. and Carmen Benson, had four sons. They raised the boys in the St. Roch neighborhood, their lives rooted in the Catholic Church as parishioners at Our Lady Star of the Sea. 

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    Tom Benson was born on July 12, 1927, the same year as the great flood of Louisiana before the Great Depression. His parents, Tom Benson Sr. and Carmen Benson, had four sons. They raised the boys in the St. Roch neighborhood, their lives rooted in the Catholic Church as parishioners at Our Lady Star of the Sea. 

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  • Report: Offensive lineman Jermon Bushrod returning to the Saints

    Report: Offensive lineman Jermon Bushrod returning to the Saints

    Jermon Bushrod was drafted by the Saints in 2007. Source: Nola.comJermon Bushrod was drafted by the Saints in 2007. Source: Nola.com
    Jermon Bushrod was drafted by the Saints in 2007. Source: Nola.comJermon Bushrod was drafted by the Saints in 2007. Source: Nola.com
    Jermon Bushrod is back in the Black and Gold according to Herbie Teope of Nola.com/Times-Picayune. The offensive lineman will get a one-year deal. Bushrod was drafted by the Saints in the fourth-round of the 2007 draft. Bushrod spent six seasons in New Orleans. The lineman also played three years for the Bears, and two for the Dolphins. The Saints lost Senio Kelemete to the Texans, so it made sense to ink the 33-year old lineman. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
    Jermon Bushrod is back in the Black and Gold according to Herbie Teope of Nola.com/Times-Picayune. The offensive lineman will get a one-year deal. Bushrod was drafted by the Saints in the fourth-round of the 2007 draft. Bushrod spent six seasons in New Orleans. The lineman also played three years for the Bears, and two for the Dolphins. The Saints lost Senio Kelemete to the Texans, so it made sense to ink the 33-year old lineman. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Former first-round pick Patrick Robinson is coming back to the Black and Gold

    Former first-round pick Patrick Robinson is coming back to the Black and Gold

    Patrick Robinson is a former first-round pick of the Saints. Source: Nola.comPatrick Robinson is a former first-round pick of the Saints. Source: Nola.com

    Fomer Saint cornerback Patrick Robinson is coming home according the NFL Network's Ian Rapaport. The Eagle is expected to sign a 4-year deal with the Saints. This is a surprise: #Eagles CB Patrick Robinson, due to be a free agent in 2 hours, is expected to sign a 4-year deal with the #Saints. Back where it all began. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 14, 2018 Robinson is a former first-round pick of the Saints. He was drafted in 2010, 32nd overall. Robinson intercepted Tom...

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    Fomer Saint cornerback Patrick Robinson is coming home according the NFL Network's Ian Rapaport. The Eagle is expected to sign a 4-year deal with the Saints. This is a surprise: #Eagles CB Patrick Robinson, due to be a free agent in 2 hours, is expected to sign a 4-year deal with the #Saints. Back where it all began. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 14, 2018 Robinson is a former first-round pick of the Saints. He was drafted in 2010, 32nd overall. Robinson intercepted Tom...

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  • Report: Former Packers WR Jordy Nelson visiting the Saints

    Report: Former Packers WR Jordy Nelson visiting the Saints

    Jordy Nelson is visiting the Saints according to Adam Schefter. Source: Nola.comJordy Nelson is visiting the Saints according to Adam Schefter. Source: Nola.com
    Jordy Nelson is visiting the Saints according to Adam Schefter. Source: Nola.comJordy Nelson is visiting the Saints according to Adam Schefter. Source: Nola.com
    On Tuesday the Packers agreed to terms with Saints target Jimmy Graham. Green Bay also released wide receiver Jordy Nelson. Today, Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting Nelson is planning to visit the Saints. Former Packers' WR Jordy Nelson in demand: Visiting Raiders today, then scheduled to visit the Seattle Seahawks, then the New Orleans Saints, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 14, 2018 Nelson will also visit the Raiders and Seahwaks according to Schefter...More >>
    On Tuesday the Packers agreed to terms with Saints target Jimmy Graham. Green Bay also released wide receiver Jordy Nelson. Today, Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting Nelson is planning to visit the Saints. Former Packers' WR Jordy Nelson in demand: Visiting Raiders today, then scheduled to visit the Seattle Seahawks, then the New Orleans Saints, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 14, 2018 Nelson will also visit the Raiders and Seahwaks according to Schefter...More >>
  • Report: Saints backup QB Chase Daniel going to the Bears

    Report: Saints backup QB Chase Daniel going to the Bears

    Chase Daniel is headed to Chicago. Source: Garland GillenChase Daniel is headed to Chicago. Source: Garland Gillen
    Chase Daniel is headed to Chicago. Source: Garland GillenChase Daniel is headed to Chicago. Source: Garland Gillen
    The Saints backup quarterback in 2017, Chase Daniel, is headed to the Windy City according to the NFL Network's Peter Schrager. Daniel is getting 2-year deal, worth $10 million, according to Ian Rapaport of the NFL Network.. He gets $7 million guaranteed, and it’s voidable after one year. On a conference call Drew Brees gave his thoughts on losing Daniel to the Bears. "He’s a great QB to have in the room. I think he’s going to be a very productive QB,&quo...More >>
    The Saints backup quarterback in 2017, Chase Daniel, is headed to the Windy City according to the NFL Network's Peter Schrager. Daniel is getting 2-year deal, worth $10 million, according to Ian Rapaport of the NFL Network.. He gets $7 million guaranteed, and it’s voidable after one year. On a conference call Drew Brees gave his thoughts on losing Daniel to the Bears. "He’s a great QB to have in the room. I think he’s going to be a very productive QB,&quo...More >>
  • Report: Brees and Saints agree to two-year deal

    Report: Brees and Saints agree to two-year deal

    Drew Brees needs to sign a new contract by March 14th, or he becomes a free agent. Source: Nola.comDrew Brees needs to sign a new contract by March 14th, or he becomes a free agent. Source: Nola.com

    The Saints and Drew Brees have reached a two-year deal, according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

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    The Saints and Drew Brees have reached a two-year deal, according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

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  • Saints tackle Zach Strief announces retirement from NFL

    Saints tackle Zach Strief announces retirement from NFL

    (Photo: Times Picayune, nola.com)(Photo: Times Picayune, nola.com)

    New Orleans Saints offensive tackle Zach Strief has announced that he is retiring from the NFL.

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    New Orleans Saints offensive tackle Zach Strief has announced that he is retiring from the NFL.

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  • Saints have $32.45 million in salary cap space, according to NFLPA

    Saints have $32.45 million in salary cap space, according to NFLPA

    NFLPA: Saints have $32.45 million in salary cap space (Source: FOX 8)NFLPA: Saints have $32.45 million in salary cap space (Source: FOX 8)

    With free agency beginning March 14th, the Saints will have some funds to spend on the open market. According to NFLPA records, the Saints have $32.45 million in cap space with 69 players currently under contract.

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    With free agency beginning March 14th, the Saints will have some funds to spend on the open market. According to NFLPA records, the Saints have $32.45 million in cap space with 69 players currently under contract.

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  • Report: Saints planning private workout with QB Baker Mayfield

    Report: Saints planning private workout with QB Baker Mayfield

    Saints are among a host of NFL teams scheduling a private workout with Heisman Trophy winner. Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSaints are among a host of NFL teams scheduling a private workout with Heisman Trophy winner. Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune
    Source: Saints have not scheduled private workout with Mayfield. (Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Saints have not scheduled private workout with Mayfield. (Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

    The Saints are among a host of NFL teams scheduling a private workout with Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield. That's according to a story by Sports Illustrated.  The workout with Mayfield would take place in Norman, Oklahoma, after the Sooners pro day next Wednesday. FOX 8 Sports reported last week the Saints conducted a formal interview with the former Oklahoma quarterback at the NFL combine. Drew Brees is currently out of contract with the Black and Gold. Brees needs...

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    The Saints are among a host of NFL teams scheduling a private workout with Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield. That's according to a story by Sports Illustrated.  The workout with Mayfield would take place in Norman, Oklahoma, after the Sooners pro day next Wednesday. FOX 8 Sports reported last week the Saints conducted a formal interview with the former Oklahoma quarterback at the NFL combine. Drew Brees is currently out of contract with the Black and Gold. Brees needs...

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  • Alvin Kamara drags Jeep in grueling workout video

    Alvin Kamara drags Jeep in grueling workout video

    Source: Alvin Kamara InstagramSource: Alvin Kamara Instagram

    Football season may be over, but that isn't stopping the Offensive Rookie of the Year from putting in the work.  

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    Football season may be over, but that isn't stopping the Offensive Rookie of the Year from putting in the work.  

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  • WATCH: Drew Brees' daughter hams it up during Daddy-daughter workout

    WATCH: Drew Brees' daughter hams it up during Daddy-daughter workout

    Source: Drew Brees InstagramSource: Drew Brees Instagram
    Source: Drew Brees InstagramSource: Drew Brees Instagram

    The quarterback for the New Orleans Saints is in tip-top physical condition, and it may be all thanks to his 3-year-old personal trainer. 

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    The quarterback for the New Orleans Saints is in tip-top physical condition, and it may be all thanks to his 3-year-old personal trainer. 

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  • Kamara trades Airheads for Girl Scout cookies

    Kamara trades Airheads for Girl Scout cookies

    Alvin Kamara buys some girl scout cookies from an area troop. Source: Girl ScoutsAlvin Kamara buys some girl scout cookies from an area troop. Source: Girl Scouts

    The Offensive Rookie of the Year decided to take a break from Airheads and decided to switch to a different treat.  

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    The Offensive Rookie of the Year decided to take a break from Airheads and decided to switch to a different treat.  

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  • Sean Payton reiterates Saints' comfort with Drew Brees contract negotiations

    Sean Payton reiterates Saints' comfort with Drew Brees contract negotiations

    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8
    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8

    With less than two weeks left until Drew Brees is set to become a free agent, Sean Payton reiterated the Saints' offseason stance that there is no reason to worry about the team's franchise quarterback finding another suitor. 

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    With less than two weeks left until Drew Brees is set to become a free agent, Sean Payton reiterated the Saints' offseason stance that there is no reason to worry about the team's franchise quarterback finding another suitor. 

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  • After Further Review: Free Agent Targets #9 Bennie Logan

    After Further Review: Free Agent Targets #9 Bennie Logan

    Free agent target #9: Bennie Logan (nfl.com)Free agent target #9: Bennie Logan (nfl.com)
    Free agent target #9: Bennie Logan (nfl.com)Free agent target #9: Bennie Logan (nfl.com)
    Coming in at number nine on our countdown is another familiar face. Defensive tackle Bennie Logan, who starred at LSU in college, could add depth to the interior of the Saints defensive line. Logan isn't much of a pass rushing threat but has done well as a run-stuffer, which is one area of the Saints defense that slipped a bit down the stretch last season. Currently,the Saints have Sheldon Rankins, Tyeler Davison and David Onyemata at defensive tackle. Another quality player could he...More >>
    Coming in at number nine on our countdown is another familiar face. Defensive tackle Bennie Logan, who starred at LSU in college, could add depth to the interior of the Saints defensive line. Logan isn't much of a pass rushing threat but has done well as a run-stuffer, which is one area of the Saints defense that slipped a bit down the stretch last season. Currently,the Saints have Sheldon Rankins, Tyeler Davison and David Onyemata at defensive tackle. Another quality player could he...More >>
  • Report: Zach Strief expected to retire from NFL

    Report: Zach Strief expected to retire from NFL

    (Photo: Times Picayune, nola.com)(Photo: Times Picayune, nola.com)
    (Photo: Times Picayune, nola.com)(Photo: Times Picayune, nola.com)

    A New Orleans Saints Offensive tackle may be retiring after an injury-ridden season, according to a report from NFL Network.  

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    A New Orleans Saints Offensive tackle may be retiring after an injury-ridden season, according to a report from NFL Network.  

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  • Saints claim tackle John Theus off waivers

    Saints claim tackle John Theus off waivers

    Saints claimed offensive tackle John Theus off waivers (Source: FOX 8)Saints claimed offensive tackle John Theus off waivers (Source: FOX 8)
    NFLPA: Saints have $32.45 million in salary cap space (Source: FOX 8)NFLPA: Saints have $32.45 million in salary cap space (Source: FOX 8)

    The Saints have claimed offensive tackle John Theus off waivers from Carolina. 

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    The Saints have claimed offensive tackle John Theus off waivers from Carolina. 

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  • Saints, Pelicans owner Tom Benson remains in ICU

    Saints, Pelicans owner Tom Benson remains in ICU

    FOX 8 file photoFOX 8 file photo
    FOX 8 file photoFOX 8 file photo

    New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans owner Tom Benson remains hospitalized in the ICU at Ochsner Medical Center battling the flu.

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    New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans owner Tom Benson remains hospitalized in the ICU at Ochsner Medical Center battling the flu.

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  • Saints owner Tom Benson hospitalized

    Saints owner Tom Benson hospitalized

    Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson. (FOX 8 File)Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson. (FOX 8 File)

    Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson was admitted to an area hospital this week, according to a statement issued by his wife.  

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    Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson was admitted to an area hospital this week, according to a statement issued by his wife.  

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  • Saints running back Alvin Kamara gets sweet billboard from Airheads

    Saints running back Alvin Kamara gets sweet billboard from Airheads

    Airheads honored Saints running back and rookie of the year, Alvin Karma, with this billboard. (Michael DeMocker, Nola.com | The Times-Picayune)Airheads honored Saints running back and rookie of the year, Alvin Karma, with this billboard. (Michael DeMocker, Nola.com | The Times-Picayune)

    If you’re downtown near the Superdome, look in the air. You’ll see a tribute to the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, running back Alvin Kamara: a billboard provided by Airheads – Kamara’s candy of choice.

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    If you’re downtown near the Superdome, look in the air. You’ll see a tribute to the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, running back Alvin Kamara: a billboard provided by Airheads – Kamara’s candy of choice.

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  • Saints release defensive tackle Tony McDaniel

    Saints release defensive tackle Tony McDaniel

    Saints cut defensive tackle Tony McDaniel (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Saints cut defensive tackle Tony McDaniel (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    The Saints have released veteran defensive tackle Tony McDaniel. McDaniel only played in the regular season finale against Tampa Bay and the wild card playoff game against the Panthers. He recorded three tackles in those two games. He finished the year on injured reserve.  Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.  More >>
    The Saints have released veteran defensive tackle Tony McDaniel. McDaniel only played in the regular season finale against Tampa Bay and the wild card playoff game against the Panthers. He recorded three tackles in those two games. He finished the year on injured reserve.  Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.  More >>
  • Alvin Kamara fan-voted Rookie of the Year

    Alvin Kamara fan-voted Rookie of the Year

    Source: NFL.comSource: NFL.com
    Alvin Kamara has earned the fan-vote for Rookie of the Year.  The award was voted on by fans at NFL.com. Kamara accepted the award this morning in Minneapolis.  Kamara, a 2018 Pro Bowl selection, led all rookies with 14 total touchdowns and ranked second with 1,554 scrimmage yards. He joined Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers (1965) as the only rookies in NFL history to have at least five rushing touchdowns, five receiving touchdowns and a kickoff-return touchdown...More >>
    Alvin Kamara has earned the fan-vote for Rookie of the Year.  The award was voted on by fans at NFL.com. Kamara accepted the award this morning in Minneapolis.  Kamara, a 2018 Pro Bowl selection, led all rookies with 14 total touchdowns and ranked second with 1,554 scrimmage yards. He joined Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers (1965) as the only rookies in NFL history to have at least five rushing touchdowns, five receiving touchdowns and a kickoff-return touchdown...More >>
  • Legendary 'Voice of the Saints' Jim Henderson announces retirement from broadcasting

    Legendary 'Voice of the Saints' Jim Henderson announces retirement from broadcasting

    Jim Henderson has been The Voice of the Saints since 1986. He joined FOX 8 in 2012. (FOX 8)Jim Henderson has been The Voice of the Saints since 1986. He joined FOX 8 in 2012. (FOX 8)

    If you stop and think about it. It's kind of funny how 'traditions' come about. Take, for example, the Sunday routine for Saints fans during football season. It’s not complicated.

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    If you stop and think about it. It's kind of funny how 'traditions' come about. Take, for example, the Sunday routine for Saints fans during football season. It’s not complicated.

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  • Brees boys steal spotlight at Pro Bowl with sideline fight

    Brees boys steal spotlight at Pro Bowl with sideline fight

    Drew Brees poses with sons Baylen, Bowen, and Callen pregame.  Michael Thomas photobombed the shot. Source: New Orleans SaintsDrew Brees poses with sons Baylen, Bowen, and Callen pregame. Michael Thomas photobombed the shot. Source: New Orleans Saints

    The Pro Bowl is usually lacks flash and sizzle with tackling at a premium. So Drew Brees' sons decided to drop the hardest hits on the sideline during an ESPN interview.

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    The Pro Bowl is usually lacks flash and sizzle with tackling at a premium. So Drew Brees' sons decided to drop the hardest hits on the sideline during an ESPN interview.

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  • GM Mickey Loomis on Saints future: 'Nothing's promised'

    GM Mickey Loomis on Saints future: 'Nothing's promised'

    Drew Brees exits the field at U.S. Bank Stadium.Drew Brees exits the field at U.S. Bank Stadium.

    The entire landscape of the NFL can change in no time at all. Just look at 2017, where only one NFC team that made the playoffs in 2016 made it back.

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    The entire landscape of the NFL can change in no time at all. Just look at 2017, where only one NFC team that made the playoffs in 2016 made it back.

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  • Saints GM Mickey Loomis addresses Brees contract and their pursuit of his heir

    Saints GM Mickey Loomis addresses Brees contract and their pursuit of his heir

    Saints quarterback Drew Brees.Saints quarterback Drew Brees.

    As the week of practice continues in Mobile, Ala. at the Senior Bowl, the status of Drew Brees and new contract with the Saints remain just as big of a topic as the college players being evaluated. 

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    As the week of practice continues in Mobile, Ala. at the Senior Bowl, the status of Drew Brees and new contract with the Saints remain just as big of a topic as the college players being evaluated. 

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  • Baton Rouge sports medicine doctor to take part in NFL Pro Bowl

    Baton Rouge sports medicine doctor to take part in NFL Pro Bowl

    Larry S. “Chip” Bankston, MD of the Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic will provide sports medicine coverage during the all-star football game.

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    Larry S. “Chip” Bankston, MD of the Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic will provide sports medicine coverage during the all-star football game.

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  • Musician Jon Batiste named Grand Marshal of Endymion; Saints' Alvin Kamara, Marshon Lattimore named special guests

    Musician Jon Batiste named Grand Marshal of Endymion; Saints' Alvin Kamara, Marshon Lattimore named special guests

    Photo sources: Krewe of Endymion, Mark LaGrangePhoto sources: Krewe of Endymion, Mark LaGrange

    The Captain of Endymion has announced that musician Jon Batiste has been named Grand Marshal of the 2018 Krewe of Endymion Parade. Batiste will be joined by special guests, Marshon Lattimore and Alvin Kamara of the New Orleans Saints.  

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    The Captain of Endymion has announced that musician Jon Batiste has been named Grand Marshal of the 2018 Krewe of Endymion Parade. Batiste will be joined by special guests, Marshon Lattimore and Alvin Kamara of the New Orleans Saints.  

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  • LOOK: The NFL is already advertising a Patriots vs. Vikings Super Bowl

    LOOK: The NFL is already advertising a Patriots vs. Vikings Super Bowl

    Friday, January 19 2018 5:20 PM EST2018-01-19 22:20:00 GMT
    NFL facebook post of a Patriots vs. Vikings Super Bowl matchup (Source: CBSsports)NFL facebook post of a Patriots vs. Vikings Super Bowl matchup (Source: CBSsports)
    If you're a Jacksonville Jaguars or Philadelphia Eagles fan and just so happen to buy into NFL conspiracies, now is the time to get scared. Two days before the conference championship games kick off, the NFL's official Facebook page has already started advertising for Super Bowl LII -- between the New England Patriots and Minnesota Vikings. Maybe no one would bat an eye if a Patriots-Vikings poster popped up even on NFL.com as a...More >>
    If you're a Jacksonville Jaguars or Philadelphia Eagles fan and just so happen to buy into NFL conspiracies, now is the time to get scared. Two days before the conference championship games kick off, the NFL's official Facebook page has already started advertising for Super Bowl LII -- between the New England Patriots and Minnesota Vikings. Maybe no one would bat an eye if a Patriots-Vikings poster popped up even on NFL.com as a...More >>
  • Donations keep coming from Vikings fans to Thomas Morstead's foundation

    Donations keep coming from Vikings fans to Thomas Morstead's foundation

    Morstead's effort inspired Vikings fans to donate to his foundation. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Morstead's effort inspired Vikings fans to donate to his foundation. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    It's an ending that's still hard to comprehend. But lost in the aftermath of the Saints chaotic loss to the vikings Sunday was the fact that the Vikings still had to kick the extra point. 

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    It's an ending that's still hard to comprehend. But lost in the aftermath of the Saints chaotic loss to the vikings Sunday was the fact that the Vikings still had to kick the extra point. 

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  • Brees: 'I feel we have a great window of opportunity'

    Brees: 'I feel we have a great window of opportunity'

    Drew Brees is no longer under contract with the Saints.  (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com |The Times-Picayune)Drew Brees is no longer under contract with the Saints. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com |The Times-Picayune)
    In the Saints last media opportunity of the season, quarterback Drew Brees reiterated he wants to be a part of the Black and Gold moving forward.  "I feel like we have a great window of opportunity. Listen, I've been a part of talented teams in the past, throughout my career, though that have not lived up to expectations," said Drew Brees. "I've also been a part of teams that have been gutsy and gritty and surpassed expectations. So, bottom line is success is depe...More >>
    In the Saints last media opportunity of the season, quarterback Drew Brees reiterated he wants to be a part of the Black and Gold moving forward.  "I feel like we have a great window of opportunity. Listen, I've been a part of talented teams in the past, throughout my career, though that have not lived up to expectations," said Drew Brees. "I've also been a part of teams that have been gutsy and gritty and surpassed expectations. So, bottom line is success is depe...More >>
  • Saints fans want Brees back in Black and Gold

    Saints fans want Brees back in Black and Gold

    Drew Brees is no longer under contract with the Saints.  (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com |The Times-Picayune)Drew Brees is no longer under contract with the Saints. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com |The Times-Picayune)

    After a wild season, Saints fans say there’s no way the team can give up on Drew Brees and they hope No. 9 is back in black and gold no matter the cost.

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    After a wild season, Saints fans say there’s no way the team can give up on Drew Brees and they hope No. 9 is back in black and gold no matter the cost.

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  • Saints fall to Vikings on touchdown pass as time expires

    Saints fall to Vikings on touchdown pass as time expires

    Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    The Saints defied the odds by making the playoffs after an 0-2 start, but their march to a Super Bowl ended prematurely with a heart-breaking 29-24 loss to the Vikings in Minneapolis.

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    The Saints defied the odds by making the playoffs after an 0-2 start, but their march to a Super Bowl ended prematurely with a heart-breaking 29-24 loss to the Vikings in Minneapolis.

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  • Metairie kindergartners do the Sean Payton

    Metairie kindergartners do the Sean Payton

    Source: Green Park Elementary Facebook pageSource: Green Park Elementary Facebook page

    A group of kindergartners at a Metairie school have taken to the internet to show their excitement for the Saints big win over the Panthers Sunday.  

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    A group of kindergartners at a Metairie school have taken to the internet to show their excitement for the Saints big win over the Panthers Sunday.  

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  • Hagan's House: Saints from near and far embrace New Orleans culture on Wild Card Sunday

    Hagan's House: Saints from near and far embrace New Orleans culture on Wild Card Sunday

    Cam Jordan and Marshon Lattimore celebrate Saints win over Carolina.Cam Jordan and Marshon Lattimore celebrate Saints win over Carolina.

    The city of New Orleans is truly one of a kind, and Saints players from near and far are embracing everything that comes with it.

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    The city of New Orleans is truly one of a kind, and Saints players from near and far are embracing everything that comes with it.

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