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Lutz’s 58-Yard FG Bomb Lifts the Saints to a 30-28 Opener Win Over Houston

It took all night to get there, but the Saints finally had a chance to celebrate as kicker Wil Lutz lifted the team to a wild 30-28 last play win over the Houston Texans. The Saints had to fight all night to get the win, and found themselves down by 11 points twice, down 14-3 […]

Video: Saints Stay Hot, Slam Eagles 48-7 as Brees Throws for Four TD’s

It was a big day for the Saints and their offense, as they cruised by the defending Super Bowl Champion Eagles at home 48-7.

Saints Go Marching Past Rams in 45-35 Shootout Win to Move to 7-1

The Saints made a statement on Sunday, handing the Los Angeles Rams their first loss of 2018, topping them 45-35 in front of a wild crowd in New Orleans. Drew Brees was magnificent, throwing for for 346 yards and four touchdowns in the Saints seventh straight win, and his favorite target was Michael Thomas, who […]

Mistake Filled Saints Fall at Home 28-13 to the Lions

Matthew Stafford passed for 341 yards and two touchdowns, and the Lions beat the mistake-prone Saints, 28-13 on Sunday. Golden Tate exploited a coverage breakdown on third-and-long for a 66-yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter when Detroit (8-4) was clinging to a six-point lead. The Lions, who’ve won seven of eight, dominated statistically, but […]

Saints Dominate Rams 49-21 As Brees Throws For Four TDs and 310 Yards

Drew Brees passed for 310 yards and four touchdowns, Mark Ingram scored twice, and the New Orleans Saints defeated the Los Angeles Rams, 49-21 on Sunday. Playing 10 days after being knocked unconscious in a Thursday night loss at Carolina, Ingram rushed for 146 yards on 14 carries, including a 61-yard scamper and a 10-yard […]

Saints Special Teams Gaffe Costs Them in 25-23 Loss at Home to Denver

Denver’s Justin Simmons used a perfectly timed leap over the offensive line to block an extra-point kick that would have given New Orleans a late lead, Will Parks ran it back 84 yards for a defensive 2-point conversion, and the Broncos pulled out a wild 25-23 victory over the Saints on Sunday. The decisive play […]

Mistake Filled Saints Fall to Chiefs in Kansas City 27-21

Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes in another efficient outing, Daniel Sorensen returned an interception of Drew Brees for another touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs held off the mistake-prone Saints 27-21 on Sunday. Spencer Ware ran for 77 yards to go with his 46-yard touchdown reception, and Tyreek Hill made an acrobat 38-yard TD […]

Drew Brees Throws for 465 Yards; Saints Top Panthers 41-38

Drew Brees passed for 465 yards and four touchdowns, Will Lutz kicked a 52-yard field goal with 11 seconds left, and the Saints pulled out a 41-38 victory over the Panthers on Sunday. With his 15th 400-yard game, Brees broke a tie with Peyton Manning for the most all time in the regular season. Brees […]