NFL

Drew Brees: dual threat quarterback

There’s not a lot Drew Brees hasn’t done during his illustrious 18 year NFL career, at least with his arm. It’s not very often he gets the chance to show off the legs despite being a tri-sport varsity letterman in…

Saints-Falcons preview

There are many things to take into consideration going into the Saints week three matchup against the Falcons. For starters: will Julio Jones play? Number two: with both teams .500 on the season who will stand tall to be the…

Saints’ Michael Thomas sets NFL record

Now lost in the stat line from Sunday’s game is the start to the season Michael Thomas is having. Against the Browns, the third-year wideout set a new NFL record with 28 catches through the first two games of a…

Saints reflect on ugly win over Browns

In week one, it took the Saints and Buccaneers less than 19 minutes to combine for more than 400 yards of total offense. In week two, the Saints and Browns didn’t reach that mark until less than 11 minutes remained…

Saints vs. Browns

In a battle of two NFL teams looking to record their first win of the season, the New Orleans Saints played host to the Cleveland Browns at the Mercedes Benz Superdome Sunday. But this one turned into a real nail-biter…

New Orleans Saints lose fifth straight season opener

Sunday’s defeat to Tampa Bay marks the fifth consecutive year the Saints have started off the regular season with a loss, but perhaps it’s that familiar territory that’s gonna help the Black and Gold bounce back to NFC South championship…

Sports books gearing up for NFL kickoff

The NFL regular season started last night and Sunday teams will hit the field for week one. With sports betting on the rise, casinos on the Coast are expecting the NFL to have a huge role in the bets that…

Alvin Kamara impressing Saints legends

With Saints running back Mark Ingram suspended the first four games of the 2018 regular season, reigning Offensive Rookie of the Year Alvin Kamara is going to have some big shoes to fill. If last year was any indication, then…

Pierre Thomas recalls Super Bowl run

Headlining the New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame weekend in Biloxi was former running back Pierre Thomas. Prior to Friday’s Shuckers games versus the M-Braves, he received a special introduction as a future Hall of Famer. A defining achievement for…

Super Bowl returns to New Orleans in 2024

The Super Bowl is headed back to New Orleans in 2024. The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona and New Orleans. The 2023 title game will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona while the…

Mark Ingram suspended four games

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram had the best year of his career in 2017 as a part of the first NFL backfield in more than four decades to generate two pro bowlers. As it stands now, Ingram will…

New Orleans Saints right tackle retires

In the Big Easy today, it’s been a heck of a run for New Orleans Saints right tackle Zach Strief. He’s hanging it up after 12 seasons in the NFL. He spent all 12 of those with the Black and…

Gulfport residents enjoy Super Bowl

Gulfport residents Greg and Traycee Williams won free Super Bowl tickets through the NFL and the New Orleans Saints. They were repping their black and gold on Super Bowl Sunday as they got the experience of a lifetime in Minnesota…

Saints stunned by Minneapolis Miracle

Before Sean Payton and Drew Brees arrived in the Big Easy, the New Orleans Saints had been a historically painful franchise to root for. Yet somehow, the Black and Gold found a way to top the hardest of those hardships…

Super Bowl IXIV champions reunite

In today’s NFL climate of free agency and what have you done for me lately, players often find a second home by the time it’s all said and done, if not more. But when they win a Super Bowl together,…

Reggie Bush retiring from NFL

When the Saints were in rebuild mode during the post-Katrina days, they held the number 2 overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft. The Houston Texans selected Mario Williams at number 1 and Reggie Bush practically fell into their lap.…