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Falcons hire defensive coordinator Ryan Nielsen from Saints

Jan. 27, 2023 19:18 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons found their new defensive coordinator from an NFC South rival’s coaching staff on Friday by hiring Ryan Nielsen, the former New Orleans Saints co-defensive coordinator. Nielsen replaces Dean Pees, 73, who retired on Jan. 9 following...

Saints' Jordan wins appeal, critical of NFL's process

Jan. 19, 2023 19:36 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan says he's won his appeal of the NFL's decision to fine him $50,000 for allegedly faking an injury during a game. Meanwhile, a person familiar with the situation said the NFL also has rescinded separate fines against the team,...

Allen: Saints 'not as far off as maybe some might think.'

Jan. 09, 2023 20:00 PM EST

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — During a time of transition, the New Orleans Saints looked like a franchise trying to figure out some things. They were competitive throughout Dennis Allen's first season as head coach. But a series of failures at crucial moments cost them victories in a...

Pineiro's kick lifts Panthers to 10-7 win over Saints

Jan. 08, 2023 17:24 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — If Steve Wilks has coached his last game for the Panthers, he can walk away knowing his players didn't quit on him. Eddy Pineiro kicked a 42-yard field goal as time expired, and Carolina closed out its season with an opportunistic 10-7 victory over the New...

For Saints, Panthers results matter in season finale

Jan. 05, 2023 16:24 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — First-year Saints coach Dennis Allen appears to have earned himself a second season, thanks in part to his club's current three-game winning streak. Not that Allen sounds ready to exhale as New Orleans (7-9) prepares to host Carolina (6-10) in the season finale...

Late-season winning streak is meaningful for Saints' Allen

Jan. 02, 2023 19:48 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The sights of defensive end Cameron Jordan celebrating multiple sacks and Marshon Lattimore trotting triumphantly into the end zone with the ball in his hands were reminiscent of playoff seasons in the New Orleans Saints' recent past. The Saints seem to have...

Saints beat Eagles, but late push not enough for playoffs

Jan. 01, 2023 19:55 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cameron Jordan waved his arms in ferocious pursuit and went on another QB hunt. One, two, three times New Orleans’ defensive end chased down and sacked Gardner Minshew. The total was a big one: Jordan is now the Saints’ career sack leader with 115 1/2, a...

Analysis: NFL fight against fakery leads to feud with Jordan

Dec. 13, 2022 06:05 AM EST

After reminding teams to leave the fakery on the soccer pitch and the bluffing to the poker table, the NFL finds itself in a feverish feud with New Orleans Saints star Cameron Jordan. The seven-time Pro Bowl defensive end vehemently denies the league's accusation that he pretended to...

Jordan assails NFL for accusation he faked foot injury

Dec. 12, 2022 17:55 PM EST

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan continued to assail the NFL on Monday for fining him after concluding that he faked an injury in the fourth quarter of New Orleans' 17-16 loss at Tampa Bay on Dec. 5. “If this was a civil lawsuit, I’d countersue for...

AP source: Saints fined for violating rule on faking injury

Dec. 10, 2022 17:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has fined the New Orleans Saints $350,000 and gave additional fines to two coaches and a player for faking an injury during a game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, a person familiar with the penalty told The Associated Press on Saturday. Coach Dennis Allen...