Posts Tagged ‘John Carney’

Carney Talking to the Saints About Becoming a Coach

John Carney is talking to the Saints about becoming a full-time coach or consultant. Longtime New Orleans Saints kicker John Carney is in talks with the Saints about becoming a full-time coach or consultant – similar to the role he played down the stretch of their Super Bowl championship season in 2009-2010. Carney, who turns […]

Saints to stick with John Carney as their kicker Sunday

The Saints will stick with John Carney as their kicker when they take on the Cardinals Sunday in Arizona. Coach Sean Payton said Friday that he plans to stick with John Carney as his kicker heading into Sunday’s game at the Arizona Cardinals. Payton said it’s possible – but unlikely – that kicker Garrett Hartley […]

Saints bring back 46-year old kicker John Carney with a one-year deal

After missing what at the NFL level is considered a chip shot field goal Sunday in OT vs the Falcons, the Saints moved quickly to ink a kicker today, as reports are coming in that the team has signed 46-year old John Carney, who has been with the team on and off in the past. […]

Saints trying out two veteran kickers

A couple kickers are trying out for the Saints today, as both vets John Carney and Kris Brown are working out. As of now though, no decision has been made about Garrett Hartley, who has had a tough 2010. The New Orleans Saints apparently remain undecided about what to do with kicker Garrett Hartley, the […]

Could Hartley Be On His Way Out?

After yesterday’s heart-wrenching loss in overtime to division rival, the Atlanta Falcons, the Saints and their fans are left scratching their heads wondering what has happened to the hero of the NFC Championship Game and later Superbowl XLIV. Having missed two chip-shots against Minnesota in the season opener and the all-critical one which cost the […]

Kicker Hartley Expects a Four-Game Suspension

Saints kicker Garrett Hartley says he expects to serve a four-game suspension when the regular season begins because he tested positive for a stimulant. Hartley says he obtained the Adderall prescription pills from a former college friend and used it to help him stay awake while driving from Dallas to New Orleans for an offseason […]