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Saints sunk by stagnant offense, defensive penalties

Nov. 10, 2019 7:58 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints' promising opening drive ended when Atlanta Falcons linebacker De'Vondre Campbell sacked Drew Brees on third-and-goal. What initially looked like a momentary slipup wound up setting the tone for an uncharacteristically miserable day for New Orleans. Brees was sacked five more...

The Latest: Break up the Dolphins! They've won 2 in a row!

Nov. 10, 2019 7:21 PM EST

The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times Eastern): 7:15 p.m. Break up the Dolphins. Miami was tanking, they said. Didn't want to win a game, they said. Trying to go 0-16, they said. Ha! Miami won its second game in a row Sunday, edging the Indianapolis Colts 16-12 thanks to an 11-yard TD run by Ryan...

Falcons-Saints Preview Capsule

Nov. 7, 2019 2:12 PM EST

ATLANTA (1-7) at NEW ORLEANS (7-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, FOX OPENING LINE — Saints by 13 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Falcons 2-6, Saints 6-2 SERIES RECORD — Falcons lead 52-48 LAST MEETING — Saints beat Falcons 31-17, Nov. 22, 2018 LAST WEEK — Falcons had bye, lost to Seahawks 27-20...

Brees-led Saints offense at its healthiest since Week 2

Nov. 6, 2019 8:08 PM EST

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — While Saints quarterback Drew Brees plans to again wear a plastic splint on his surgically repaired thumb against the Atlanta Falcons this Sunday, chances are he'll be on the field with an offense that is as healthy as it's been since the quarterback was injured early in a Week 2 loss...

Streaking Saints intent on keeping momentum off bye week

Nov. 4, 2019 8:07 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints are playing so well, they were not thrilled with having a week off, even though it occurred at what normally is the perfect time. Coming off a bye halfway through the season, New Orleans will take a six-game winning streak into its home matchup with Atlanta on Sunday. The most...

With Brees back, Saints poised for big things

Oct. 28, 2019 8:40 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees answered any questions about how effective he would be coming back from thumb surgery, and the New Orleans Saints posted another convincing victory despite the absences of star running back Alvin Kamara and top receiving tight end Jared Cook. Now they have a bye to rest up...

Saints QB Brees says playing against Cardinals is 'the plan'

Oct. 23, 2019 6:41 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Drew Brees pulled a football out of his locker inside the New Orleans Saints' training headquarters and wrapped his right hand around it, splaying his surgically repaired thumb away from his forefinger. The demonstration of how far he's progressed in his rehabilitation since his Week 2...

Saints rule out Alvin Kamara, Jared Cook vs. Bears

Oct. 18, 2019 4:47 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have ruled out top running back Alvin Kamara and top receiving tight end Jared Cook for Sunday's game in Chicago. The Saints also have listed receiver Tre'Quan Smith as out for the fourth time in five weeks. Defensive end Trey Hendrickson, who has three sacks,...

Saints' Lattimore keeping string of success in perspective

Oct. 17, 2019 8:28 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Accountability seems to come naturally to Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore. He'll castigate himself with the cameras on when he doesn't play well. He'll even volunteer when luck played a part in a big play he made, such as his first interception of the season last weekend. "I needed...

Saints defense looking more dominant by the week

Oct. 14, 2019 7:27 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With Drew Brees sidelined, the defense has become the must-see unit for the New Orleans Saints. That's lowered pressure on a Saints offense operating without their record-setting quarterback, and offensive tackle Terron Armstead is loving every minute of it. "I just see those guys locked...