Posts Tagged ‘minnesota vikings’

Payton and Williams Address the Media Before Heading West

New Orleans Saints head coach, Sean Payton and defensive coordinator, Gregg Williams both addressed the media following the team’s final practice before heading to San Francisco for the Monday night matchup against the 49ers. In a final update of Saints injuries, Coach Payton had this to say: “. . . Jonathan Vilma (groin) was full […]

Saints Prepare To Face the 49ers

The Saints defense played extremely well against the Minnesota Vikings to start the 2010 regular season, holding future Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre to 171 yards and the usually-unstoppable Adrian Peterson to just 88 yards rushing. While the offense didn’t enjoy its best day (posting only 14 points), it certainly missed its share of […]

Player Spotlight Week 1: #51 Jonathan Vilma

When talking about the Saints defensive player of week 1, nobody can deny that MLB Jonathan Vilma’s name should definitely be in the conversation. Not surprisingly, Vilma is already off to a great start for the 2010 regular season, having recorded four tackles and an interception of Brett Favre in the season opener against the […]

Questions About Running Game Answered Thursday Night

A lot of people have uttered concerns over the past few weeks about whether the Saints’ running game would be able to survive all of the devastating preseason injuries and the departure of Mike Bell. Well I’d say worriers can put those concerns to bed after Thursday night’s performance. In the first half of the showdown […]

Hargrove On Injured List

Via Saints Twitter just minutes ago, it was reported that Saints defensive lineman, Anthony Hargrove has unexpectedly landed on the mandatory injury report for Thursday night’s matchup against the Minnesota Vikings in the Superdome. Hargrove, who reportedly was not on Monday’s injury report, sat out practice on Tuesday with an undisclosed knee injury. No further details […]

Saints Release TE Tory Humphrey; Sign LB Danny Clark

Via Twitter this morning, NOLA sports reported that the Saints have released TE Tory Humphrey to make room for LB Danny Clark.  They’ve signed him to a 1-year contract. Clark, who played his college ball at Illinois, was drafted in the seventh round of the NFL draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars. He has since played […]

Saints New-Look D Prepares For Vikings

The Saints began practice for the upcoming regular season on Sunday with a new attitude. Eager to put their successes from 2009 behind them, the team has already switched gears and turned their focus to the tough opponents waiting in line to dethrone them, starting with the Minnesota Vikings. Even though they are the defending […]

Saints Fall To Titans 27-24: End Preseason 2-2

The Saints 2010 preseason ended the same way it began–with New Orleans falling by a score of 27-24. While this wasn’t the most exciting game, particularly for fans who wanted to get a glimpse of the starters in action, it was a game of great importance. Tonight’s game meant do or die time for players […]