Latest Tyrann Mathieu News

Mathieu thanks Saints for support during absence from camp

Aug. 04, 2022 19:37 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — New Orleans Saints safety Tyrann Mathieu wasn't ready to discuss why he missed the first week of training camp. The important thing, he said Thursday, was that he's back with the team and feeling good about it. “I’m sure at some point I’ll...

Saints safety Mathieu rejoins team after 1-week absence

Aug. 03, 2022 15:22 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — New Orleans Saints safety Tyrann Mathieu reported for training camp and participated in practice drills in his No. 32 jersey on Wednesday after initially being excused for what the team described as a personal matter. Mathieu returned after missing the first...

Saints' 1st-rounder Penning building pugilistic reputation

Aug. 02, 2022 18:45 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints first-round draft choice Trevor Penning tends to finish off blocks with a feisty flourish. “When you think he’s done, he’s not done,” guard Cesar Ruiz said after a training camp practice Tuesday, when he compared Penning to a pit bull. “He...

Saints coach Allen 'more comfortable' in head role this time

Jul. 26, 2022 20:51 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints coach Dennis Allen cites his own evolution as one of the biggest differences between the last training camp he oversaw in 2014 with the Raiders and his first in charge with New Orleans this summer. “I’m much further along. I’m much more comfortable...

Chiefs report to camp without longtime club cornerstones

Jul. 25, 2022 18:40 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Two cornerstones of the Chiefs' four straight AFC title game appearances walked into training camp elsewhere this week, and Kansas City coach Andy Reid will be spending much of the next month figuring out how to replace them. That task alone could determine...

Saints first camp under Allen features fortified roster

Jul. 15, 2022 11:46 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS (9-8) CAMP SITE: Metairie, Louisiana LAST YEAR: New Orleans won five of seven games Jameis Winston started before his first season as Drew Brees' successor ended with a knee injury. The Saints lost their next four games before rallying back into...

Chiefs aim for return to Super Bowl after playoff heartbreak

Jul. 15, 2022 10:31 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (14-6) CAMP SITE: St. Joseph, Missouri LAST YEAR: Once again led by Patrick Mahomes and Co., the Chiefs became the first team in NFL history to host four consecutive AFC championship games. But after building a 21-10 halftime lead on the Bengals,...

Chiefs' Thornhill seeks to fill Honey Badger's void

Jun. 15, 2022 15:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The prevailing narrative was that the Kansas City Chiefs signed Justin Reid away from the Houston Texans in free agency when they decided to move on from three-time All-Pro safety Tyrann Mathieu. It was a one-for-one substitution, nice and tidy. ...