Final Play

The Extra Point Week 3: Injury Fallout

There are a lot more fantasy players affected by injured quarterbacks than just the injured quarterbacks.

WR Lil’Jordan Humphrey added to Saints active roster

Saints Injury Report for Wednesday 9/18/19

Overtime Podcast #72: Triple Coverage, Week 3

Drew Brees out of surgery; posts a ‘thumbs up’ on social media

Drew Brees heads into thumb surgery with Brittany by his side

  Payton: Drew Brees won’t go on IR; team will go with 2 QBs

Continued Coverage

Saints place WR Keith Kirkwood on injured reserve

Saints release DT Taylor Stallworth

Saints signing QB J.T. Barrett to the practice squad

Brees will have surgery on Wednesday, timetable for return uncertain

Juan’s World: C’mon Refs. Not again!!!

Saints place LB Alex Anzalone on injured reserve

Sean Payton discusses Brees’ Thumb Injury

Drew Brees’ thumb injury suffered during Sunday’s loss to the Rams will reportedly mean surgery for the 40-year-old. Sean Payton said the team is still awaiting more information before announcing an update.

Ian Rapoport: Drew Brees has torn ligament; out at least 6 weeks

Drew Brees has a torn ligament and will likely be out several weeks

New Orleans doctor explains possible timelines for Brees’ unspecified injury

Drew Brees said Sunday night before visiting a hand specialist that he was “concerned” about the thumb injury he suffered against the Rams.

  Brees ‘is concerned,’ hopes his injury isn’t ‘significant’

Brees will see a specialist on Monday

After Further Review: Brees injury puts his run of durability in perspective

Cam Jordan disagrees with refs handling of fumble call

Overtime Podcast #70 - Saints lose to Rams, Brees Injury & Reffing Repeat

Payton defends Teddy Bridgewater’s performance

Rams win after Brees suffers thumb injury, refs take Saints defensive TD off the board

Brees questionable to return with a thumb injury

Saints Inactives vs Rams

Saints Active Report

Sean Payton reportedly agrees to 5-year extension

As the Saints prepare to take on the Los Angeles Rams looking for their first 2-0 start in six years, head coach Sean Payton has reportedly agreed to a 5-year extension.

Deuce McAllister sees Saints backfield as work in progress, confident in defensive end rotation

The Saints escaped their week one matchup against the Texans with a dramatic win and now hit the road to face their second straight reigning division winner in the Rams.

Drew Brees previews Saints’ matchup against Rams

Drew Brees heads into week two with a win already under his belt for the first time since 2013, a campaign which saw the Saints start 5-0. Standing in the way of a second win this season is a Rams team that ended the Saints’ home playoff win streak under Brees and coach Sean Payton.

Overtime Podcast #68 - Triple Coverage, Week 2

The Saints travel to Los Angeles for the highly-anticipated NFC Championship Game rematch while LSU gets back to work after a telling win over Texas. Back in New Orleans, Tulane looks to re-gain momentum against Missouri State and the high school ranks are already getting re-shuffled after week one.

Ginn misses practices, four other Saints limited Wednesday

Saints release for practice report for Rams

Sean Payton holds conference call with New Orleans Media before Rams game

New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton conference call with the New Orleans Media on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 before the Rams game.

Wil Lutz named NFC Special Teams Player of Week 1

On the heels of a walk-off field goal on Monday night that set a new career-best, Wil Lutz has been named the NFC’s top special teams player of the NFL’s first week.

Sean Payton calm and collected about approach to short week before Rams game

The excitement of Monday night’s dramatic win over the Texans has quickly turned into a focus on the Saints’ next opponent, the Los Angeles Rams. The shortened week of preparation is nothing new for Sean Payton and his coaching staff but nonetheless provides challenges.

The Extra Point: Time to panic after one week?

There are some fantasy football trends I'm already a little concerned about.

After Further Review: Lutz’s walk-off brings back memories of his arrival to New Orleans

Sean Fazende gives his takes on Wil Lutz's clutch game-winning field goal.

  Saints win first season opener in 6 years

Lutz's 58-yard field goal was the longest of his career.

  Juan’s World: What a start, what a finish!!!

Saints rally to beat Texans 30-28. Will Lutz's game-winning field goal as time expired gave the Saints their first 1-0 start since 2013.

WR Austin Carr among inactives for Saints-Texans game

Sheldon Rankins also inactive tonight

  Merry Christmas Who-Dats, the Black and Gold finally kickoff the regular season

Texans vs Saints, 6:10 p.m., Monday

Louisiana Supreme Court rejects ‘no-call’ lawsuit against NFL

Louisiana’s Supreme Court has dismissed a New Orleans Saints fan’s lawsuit against the NFL and game officials over the failure to call a crucial penalty against the Los Angeles Rams in a January playoff game.

Anzalone full participant at Saints practice

Saints Friday practice report

Mario Edwards is the only Saint to sit out practice Thursday

Tight end Jared Cook was a full-go Thursday after missing over a week of work

The Saints on New Orleans TV rate as America’s top hit show

New Orleans Saints score highest in NFL Preseason TV ratings

Drew Brees responds to criticism after message used by anti-LGBTQ group

Saints Quarterback Drew Brees released a video asking students to participate in a program called Bring Your Bible to School Day.

Overtime Podcast #65 - Triple Coverage, Week 1

In the first episode of a regular football season feature, we preview the weekend ahead for the Saints, South Louisiana’s college football teams and the greater New Orleans area’s high school scene.

The Extra Point: Grading the Saints fantasy football value

The Saints roster has some of the best fantasy football options available.

Deuce McAllister previews Saints’ season opener against Texans

Deuce Mcallister sees another winning season in the Saints' future as they prepare for a Houston Texans team facing a few key disadvantages

ESPN report predicts Saints win Super Bowl LIV

A recent report from ESPN.com predicts the New Orleans Saints will win Super Bowl LIV despite a slow start to the 2019 season.

Sean Payton explains Saints’ decision to trade for LB Kiko Alonso

The Saints’ weekend of roster re-shaping was capped off Sunday by a trade for linebacker Kiko Alonso from the Dolphins, in exchange for fellow linebacker Vince Biegel.

Overtime Podcast #63 - Saints solidify roster and trade for Alonso

The Saints capped off their weekend of roster moves by trading for veteran linebacker Kiko Alonso Sunday. In this episode of the podcast, Sean Fazende, Juan Kincaid and Garland Gillen analyze the big decisions made by the front office and peak ahead to what the first game against Houston will look l

Emmanuel Butler, Alize Mack, and Lil’Jordan Humphrey among players signed to Saints practice squad

Former Tulane Green Wave offensive lineman John Leglue also joined the squad

Saints trade for linebacker Kiko Alonso

The Saints cut their roster down to 53 players Saturday but the biggest move of the weekend came Sunday with a trade for linebacker Kiko Alonso.

After Further Review: Five takes on Saints initial roster

Sean Fazende gives his observations on the Saints roster moves

Rookie Emmanuel Butler and TE’s Dan Arnold and Alize Mack among Saturday cuts to Saints roster

Saints host the Texans on September 9th

WR’s Travin Dural, Cyril Grayson, and Simmie Cobbs among initial cuts for the Saints

Grayson and Dural are LSU alums

After Further Review: Final Saints roster projection

Sean Fazende gives his final roster projection

Overtime Podcast #61 - Saints’ Preseason Finale Provides Roster Clarity

The Saints’ preseason finale served as the last opportunity for the 90 players on the summer roster to prove their worthiness on the team when league-mandated cuts take that tally down to 53 on Saturday. The team ultimately lost to the Dolphins, 16-13, but in the process, individuals stood out, for

Saints lose final preseason game to Dolphins

The New Orleans Saints played the Miami Dolphins in the final preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Thursday night.

Jermon Bushrod to sign 1-day contract, retire as Saint

Super Bowl winning offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod will officially retire from the Saints Thursday night during the team’s final preseason game.

  The Process: 3 battles to watch in final Saints preseason game

Even though the preseason finale is not very glamorous, jobs can still be won.

Michael Mauti previews Saints’ preseason finale

The Saints are heading into their preseason finale Thursday night with a primary goal of sorting out their roster to be ready for the regular season just eleven days later. All teams must cut their rosters down to 53 players by 3 PM central time on Saturday, August 31st.

  Dolphins vs. Saints features fight for final roster spots

The Saints take on the Miami Dolphins Thursday night for the final pre-season game with a few remaining roster sports up for grabs. Fans get to watch up close as those fringe players take the field at the Superdome.

Overtime Podcast #59: James Carville on Louisiana Sports

The excitement of football season is building in Louisiana as the Saints and LSU enter football season with realistic postseason aspirations. Few fans are as excited as outspoken political analyst and LSU professor James Carville.

  Seven months after an Achilles injury, Sheldon Rankins is back on the practice field

There's no timetable when Rankins plays in a game

Overtime Podcast #57 - Saints dominate early in 3rd preseason game

The Saints’ first team dominated the Jets in the early going of the teams’ week three preseason meeting. The latest podcast delves into Drew Brees’ efficient debut, the defense’s continued improvement and which individuals stood out as roster cuts loom.

  Brees connects with Michael Thomas for a TD in his only series of the game, Saints beat the Jets

Brees went 4-of-6 passing for 68 yards, and one touchdown

Deuce McAllister evaluates Saints heading into third preseason game

The Saints are halfway through the preseason and while there is plenty left to unfold before the roster is whittled down to 53 players on August 31st, certain parts of the team have come into focus.

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #56 - Saints 53-Man Roster Projection

The August 31st deadline to cut rosters down to 53 players is looming large. Sean Fazende runs down who is in and who is out at each position and who still has time to change their status.

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #55: Fantasy Football Draft Guide

The 2019 fantasy football season is rapidly approaching and whether it is your maiden campaign or you are a seasoned veteran, there are always new strategies to apply to each year. FOX 8′s Chris Hagan joins fantasy football rival and companion, Seth Lewis of KATC in Lafayette, to provide strategy.

  Drew Brees, Sean Payton mourn for Nancy Parker

Even as the Saints prepare for the next preseason match-up, Drew Brees and Sean Payton took the time to share words of sympathy and encouragement.

After Further Review: Saints updated roster projection

Sean Fazende gives his latest Saints roster projection

Taysom Hill getting comparisons to Hall of Fame QB Steve Young

Hill and Young both attended Brigham Young University

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #52: Taysom Takes Charge in Preseason Week 2

The Saints’ second preseason game was the tale of two halves as an under the weather Teddy Bridgewater failed to get the offense moving while Taysom Hill kickstarted the team in the second half.

After Further Review: Five takes Saints vs. Chargers

Sean Fazende gives his other observations from Saints vs. Chargers

  Taysom Hill racks up 189 total yards in Saints’ victory

Hill finished the contest passing for a 136 yards and two touchdowns

  Brees sits, Taysom Hill throws 2 TD’s in a Saints win over the Chargers

Drew Brees hasn't played one snap in the preseason

  Breaking down all the big plays from Friday’s Saints-Chargers dual practice

Saints vs Chargers, 3 p.m., Sunday

  Saints ‘beat the heat’ and get same quality work in with the Chargers

Saints vs Chargers, 3 p.m., Sunday

  Tommy Clapp checks out his son’s exploits in Saints-Chargers dual practice

Clapp is in his 2nd year with the Saints

After Further Review: Five takes from Saints /Chargers joint practice #1

Sean Fazende gives his five takes from Saints/ Chargers joint practice #1

  Super Bowl contenders the Saints and Chargers meet up for dual practices

Saints and Chargers are holding dual practices together for the third straight year

  State bond commission approves funding for Superdome makeover ahead of Super Bowl 2024

The State Bond Commission agreed to $350 million in bonds to fund the Superdome renovation project