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Saints weathered adversity in 2021, competitive to the end

Jan. 10, 2022 21:56 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — No one can accuse the New Orleans Saints of giving up. Displaced by a hurricane early in the season and undermined by injuries to key players throughout, New Orleans nearly became the first NFL team to start four quarterbacks and still make the playoffs. ...

Saints miss wild-card spot despite 30-20 win over Falcons

Jan. 09, 2022 21:10 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trevor Siemian and his New Orleans teammates saw their playoff hopes end not on the field, but in their locker room. For that cold reality to hit the team only minutes after their 30-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, it left the Saints with what Siemian...

Saints aim to boost playoff prospects vs. reeling Panthers

Dec. 30, 2021 20:20 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For the New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers, this has been a season of upheaval and disappointment. Yet their late-season meeting on Sunday holds NFC playoff implications for New Orleans and could influence the longer-term trajectories of both teams. ...

Saints' Hill, Davis, 9 others are back, Williams to reserve

Dec. 29, 2021 20:25 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints quarterback Taysom Hill and linebacker Demario Davis were among 11 New Orleans players who rejoined the active roster Wednesday from the COVID-19 reserve list, while starting free safety Marcus Williams was placed on reserve because of a positive COVID-19 test. ...

Saints' Payton: Book's NFL debut was 'hard to evaluate'

Dec. 28, 2021 01:34 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints coach Sean Payton said quarterback Ian Book's NFL debut was "hard to evaluate." The very reason the rookie out of Notre Dame was pressed into service in the first place was a COVID-19 outbreak on the club that also robbed New Orleans' active roster of 16...

Saints scratch OT Armstead, Miami deactivates CB Williams

Dec. 27, 2021 19:20 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints have scratched left tackle Terron Armstead from Monday night's game against the Miami Dolphins. Armstead's absence leave the Saints without either starting offensive tackle for a second straight game, with right tackle Ryan Ramczyk ruled out because of...

Dolphins, Saints weathered skids on way to high-stakes clash

Dec. 24, 2021 19:45 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Perseverance has paid dividends for the Miami Dolphins and New Orleans Saints, placing them on a collision course for a high-stakes game in late December. The outlook for the Dolphins (7-7) and Saints (7-7) looked bleak while each were mired in extended losing...

Saints' Book hails 'unbelievable opportunity' to make debut

Dec. 24, 2021 19:30 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints quarterback Ian Book says that because of the unpredictability of COVID-19, he and fellow reserve QB Trevor Siemian adopted the motto: “Stay ready.” Now, because of a COVID-19 outbreak infecting at least 15 Saints players and several...

Browns' C Tretter, Saints QBs test positive for COVID-19

Dec. 23, 2021 20:32 PM EST

Both Saints veteran quarterbacks, Taysom Hill and Trevor Siemian, Minnesota star running back Dalvin Cook and Cleveland center JC Tretter, the NFL Players Association president, tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday. But Washington is getting back quarterback Taylor Heinicke. ...

Dolphins, Saints meet after rallying back to relevance

Dec. 23, 2021 17:20 PM EST

MIAMI (7-7) at NEW ORLEANS (7-7) Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN BETTING LINE: Dolphins by 1½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Dolphins 7-7; Saints 7-7. SERIES RECORD: Tied 6-6. LAST MEETING: Saints beat...