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Thomas’ High Ankle Sprain Likely to Force Him to Sit a Few Games

The Saints paid for their trying to go in for one last score on Sunday against the Buccaneers, as the team lost their best (and the NFL’s best) wide out in Michael Thomas with a high ankle injury. The wide out was injured in the Saints final drive when he was clipped from behind. He […]

Saints Announce No Fans for the 2020 Season Opener at the Superdome Vs Tampa

There’s no doubt that the Saints home opener in 2020 would have had a special feel as the team takes on Tom Brady and the Buccaneers. Problem is – it will be done without fans. The team announced on Wednesday the season opener at the Superdome will be minus fans, a blow to the team […]

How “Complete” Are the Saints as They Enter the 2020 Season?

The Saints once again in 2019 fell short of their goal of a Super Bowl, as they lost in the Wild Card round of the postseason to the Minnesota Vikings at home. Many fans still think that the Saints are going to take home the NFC South in 2020, but with Tom Brady joining the […]

Saints QB Drew Brees Issues Apology for ‘Insensitive’ Comments About Players Kneeling

Saints QB Drew Brees is back on social media today, this time issuing as apology for his comments on Yahoo Finance which he himself now stated were “insensitive.” I would like to apologize to my friends, teammates, the City of New Orleans, the black community, NFL community and anyone I hurt with my comments yesterday. […]

Veteran Guard Patrick Omameh Resigns with the Saints

The Saints re-signed veteran offensive guard Patrick Omameh on Thursday, Amie Just of the New Orleans Times Picayune/Advocate reports. The terms of his contract are not yet known. Omameh played in 14 games last season, playing in several spots on the offensive line. He flexed out to tackle to start one game to fill in […]

Jameis Winston Joins the Saints; Excited to Learn Under Drew Brees

Drew Brees has a new backup quarterback, as the team has officially inked former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and first overall pick in the draft Jameis Winston to a one-year deal. Jameis Winston’s one-year contract with the Saints carries a base value of $1.1M, per source. He got a $148,000 signing bonus, a base salary of […]

Saints Set to Sign QB Taysom Hill to a Two-Year Deal

While the Saints are closing in on a deal with quarterback Jameis Winston, they doubled down on their investment in current backup Taysom Hill, Mike Triplett of ESPN reports. The Saints are signing Hill to a two-year deal, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter, which will take the place of the one-year, $4.641 million tender […]

GM Loomis Appreciates the Team-Friendly Deal QB Brees Gave the Saints

Drew Brees expressed his generosity and exercised philanthropy this week when he and his family announced they were donating $5 million to COVID-19 pandemic relief efforts in Louisiana. But the Saints quarterback’s selflessness isn’t merely an off-field hobby. Saints general manager Mickey Loomis recently preached about Brees’ desire to re-sign with New Orleans this offseason […]