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Crucial red-zone fumble mars Mariota's debut as Falcons QB

Sep. 11, 2022 18:21 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A crucial red-zone fumble by Marcus Mariota spoiled his debut as Atlanta's starter on Sunday and set up another blown big lead for the Falcons. The loss provided a painful reminder of Atlanta's past as it tries to launch a new era with Mariota at quarterback. ...

Saints unveil attack run by Payton understudy Carmichael

Sep. 09, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In the 16 years that New Orleans Saints offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael Jr. worked under Sean Payton, they often looked as if they were watching a different game from the same sideline. The combustible Payton paced around with an intense glare, his emotions...

Saints begin Dennis Allen era vs rebuilding Falcons

Sep. 08, 2022 15:45 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (9-8) at ATLANTA (7-10) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Saints by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. SERIES RECORD: Falcons lead 54-52-0. LAST MEETING: Saints beat the Falcons 30-20 on Jan. 9, 2022, in Atlanta. ...

Dennis Allen-led Saints begin new era vs. rebuilding Falcons

Sep. 08, 2022 14:35 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — It's going to be a bit strange to see someone other than Sean Payton on the New Orleans sideline. The Saints are beginning not just a new season Sunday — it's a whole new era as they face their NFC South rival, the Atlanta Falcons. With Payton's...

Saints safety Maye arrested in 'road rage' incident

Sep. 01, 2022 15:40 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La (AP) — New Orleans Saints safety Marcus Maye was arrested Thursday in what authorities termed a “road rage incident,” and he was booked with one count of aggravated assault with a firearm. Jefferson Parish Sherriff's Capt. Jason Rivarde said in a statement that...

Eagles acquire defensive back Gardner-Johnson from Saints

Aug. 30, 2022 18:32 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints players used to laugh about the way defensive back C.J. Gardner-Johnson irritated opposing players to the point that some wanted to fight him. The Saints could very well get a taste — perhaps a bitter one — of how Gardner-Johnson's antics irk...

Saints' Winston exhibiting athleticism in return from injury

Aug. 25, 2022 11:36 AM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The velocity with which Jameis Winston threw this week, and his form on a baseball-style slide during a scramble, generated talk of the New Orleans Saints quarterback’s background as a two-sport athlete in college. Such displays of all-around athleticism are...

Saints seek 6th straight winning season at dawn of Allen era

Aug. 24, 2022 16:53 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s the dawn of the Dennis Allen era for the New Orleans Saints. A regime change, yes. But hardly a house cleaning. The new head coach was hired from within and is surrounded by familiar faces on the coaching staff and the roster. ...

Saints enter new coaching era with confidence in roster

Aug. 24, 2022 14:40 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (9-8) New faces: WR Chris Olave, LT Trevor Penning, WR Jarvis Landry, DBs Marcus Maye and Tyrann Mathieu, CB Alontae Taylor. Key losses: S Marcus Williams, LT Terron Armstead. Strengths: The defensive and offensive lines. While the Saints...

Chiefs face brutal schedule amid changes on offense, defense

Aug. 23, 2022 15:54 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nobody could blame Patrick Mahomes for not knowing what to expect when the Pro Bowl quarterback walked onto the field for the season opener a year ago behind an entirely rebuilt Kansas City Chiefs' offensive line. It wound up being one of the best in the...