Latest Jameis Winston News

Saints' Winston, Thomas show up at workout; Kamara absent

May. 26, 2022 18:17 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints expect their offense to be more productive next season. The optimism is largely based on the expectation that they will have quarterback Jameis Winston and former All-Pro wide receiver Michael Thomas back from serious injuries. ...

Free agent wide receiver Jarvis Landry joining Saints

May. 13, 2022 18:23 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Free agent wide receiver Jarvis Landry, a five-time Pro Bowler, is joining the New Orleans Saints. The eight-year veteran confirmed the move on Twitter on Friday. Landry spent his first four pro seasons with Miami before joining the Browns. He led...

Saints use first-round draft picks to fill offensive needs

Apr. 29, 2022 00:22 AM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints used their first-round picks in the NFL draft to address offensive needs, trading to move up Thursday night and select Ohio State wide receiver Chris Olave before taking offensive tackle Trevor Penning of Northern Iowa. The Saints drafted...

Mock Draft: Look to the trenches at beginning of selections

Apr. 25, 2022 13:26 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Our head is still spinning from all the draft movement over the past five weeks. There might very well be more trades involving first-round picks before everyone settles in near Caesars Palace and the Bellagio fountains for what promises to be a wild event. Maybe...

After major trade, Saints to be key players in NFL draft

Apr. 22, 2022 17:49 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have been relatively small players in free agency this offseason. They figure to be more active in next week’s draft. “As an overall philosophy,” first-year head coach Dennis Allen said, “I’d rather augment our team through free...

After trade, Saints look to draft offensive playmakers

Apr. 22, 2022 13:11 PM EDT

16, 19. NEW ORLEANS SAINTS (9-8) LAST SEASON: New Orleans opened 5-2 in the first season that Jameis Winston took over for franchise all-time leading passer Drew Brees. But Winston’s season ended with a knee injury in his seventh game. New Orleans lost four straight with Trevor...

With expansion on hold, College Football Playoff settles in

Apr. 19, 2022 21:24 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — As college football tries to navigate unprecedented upheaval, the status quo holds with the College Football Playoff that crowns its national champion. The playoff is likely to stick with the current four-team format through the end of its contract. It has...

Hackett, Wilson energize long-downtrodden Denver Broncos

Apr. 13, 2022 02:47 AM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Nathaniel Hackett and Russell Wilson have brought renewed hope to a Denver Broncos franchise mired in a six-year playoff drought since Peyton Manning’s retirement. Not long after Hackett replaced Vic Fangio, Wilson arrived in the blockbuster trade with...

Eagles, Saints swap several draft picks, including 2023 1st

Apr. 04, 2022 17:04 PM EDT

The New Orleans Saints added an extra first-round pick in case they want to target a quarterback in this month’s draft. The Saints acquired two first-round picks from the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday in a major swap of assets. The Eagles sent picks Nos. 16 and 19...

Saints sign veteran QB Dalton as possible Winston backup

Mar. 29, 2022 19:02 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The Saints have signed veteran quarterback Andy Dalton, giving New Orleans a second experienced signal-caller behind returning starter Jameis Winston. Dalton, whose signing was announced Tuesday by Saints general manager Mickey Loomis, is a former starter in...