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Sean Payton Says Thanks to the Five Coaches the Saints Fired

The Saints made coaching changes on Friday as the team announced they have fired five coaches. reports that coach (for now) Sean Payton said ‘thank you’ to those five coaches for what they brought to the team. Here’s the Story: The Saints on Friday formally announced the firing of five assistant coaches. The firings […]

Saints Wrap Up a Deal for Dolphins DE Chris McCain

Saints coach Sean Payton said Friday the team needed to be better at rushing the passer, and the team did just that on Monday, as they acquired defensive end Chris McCain from the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins will get a conditional seventh-rounder, according to a league source. McCain joined the Dolphins as an undrafted college […]

Sean Payton Not Happy About QB Drew Brees Zip Lining

Drew Brees‘ safety turned out to be no joking matter for Saints coach Sean Payton, Christopher Dabe of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. During an appearance Monday on The Rich Eisen Show, Payton said he was at the beach July 2 when he saw a Twitter message that included a photo of the Saints quarterback […]

Saints Crumble in Overtime to the Titans 34-28

The Saints defense was back to being awful on Sunday, allowing nearly 500 yards to a one-win a team, and because of it the Saints lost to Tennessee 34-28 in overtime. Marcus Mariota and the Titans were too much, as the rookie QB threw for for a personal-best 371 yards and four touchdowns, including a […]

Sean Payton Says He Won’t Put Up With Any Fighting at Saints Practice

It sounds like all the recent fighting around NFL training camps has finally hit home for the Saints, as today head coach Sean Payton spoke out against it – stating that if anyone on the Saints is caught fighting, they will pay a heavy price and it won’t be tolerated on any level. The following […]

Mere Preseason Game or Foreshadow of Things to Come

With the Saints’ first preseason game of 2015 in the books, there seems to be more questions than answers about the future of the black and gold. While we know that too much should never be read into a preseason game, we should also realize that a lot can be learned from them as well.  […]

Saints Coach Payton Says More Was Expected of Released LB Galette Off the Field

More is coming out of the situation of the Saints letting Junior Galette walk, as’s Marc Sessler writes today that Saints coach Sean Payton felt more should have come from Galette off the field. “When all is said and done, there was more expected from him off the field,” Saints coach Sean Payton told […]

Report: Galette Had Big Problems in Saints Locker Room

When Saints coach Sean Payton told Junior Galette on Friday the embattled linebacker would be released less than a week before training camp, the move shocked many around the NFL, Katherine Terrell of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. It was an abrupt ending for the 27-year-old defensive captain, who signed a four-year, $41.5 million extension […]