Posts Tagged ‘New Orleans Saints’

How to Watch Panthers vs. Redskins: Live Stream, TV Channel, Game Time

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

The Washington Redskins host Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers for Week 6 of the NFL season. The Redskins (2-2) are coming off of a 43-19 loss to Drew Brees - the NFL's newly crowned passing yard leader - and the New Orleans Saints. The Saints

Josh Norman reportedly benched for listening to music during Jay Gruden’s halftime speech

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Redskins cornerback Josh Norman was benched to start the second half against the Saints on Monday because he was reportedly listening to music during Jay Gruden’s halftime speech. Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman was benched to start the second half of their brutal 43-19 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Monday night — though it was unclear why. Initially it was thought that it may have been because of a blown coverage in the first half, when Saints quarterback Drew Brees hit Tre’Quan Smith for 62 yards for a touchdown — which also set the NFL all-time passing record. Or it simply could have been an effort to shake up the defense, which struggled to contain Brees all night.

Brees, Saints rest after a promising, memorable start

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Drew Brees, perhaps only half joking, explains that fatherhood and having a son who is highly critical of his living room passing accuracy, is what has kept the Saints' record-setting quarterback sharp as he's approached his 40th birthday. ''My kids are what make me be better,'' Brees began, describing how his son, Callen, likes to make diving catches on the couch. When Brees became the NFL's all-time leader in yards passing (now 72,103 and counting) during Monday night's 43-19 victory over the Washington Redskins , he also posted the best single-game completion percentage of his career.

Humbled Redskins look to get back on track vs. Panthers

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

The Washington Redskins are on top of the NFC East, and they have plenty of motivation entering Sunday's game against the visiting Carolina Panthers. Never mind the fact that the Panthers (3-1) have won two straight and own a better record than the Redskins (2-2). Washington is seeking to erase the stench of a nationally televised mauling on Monday night -- a 43-19 drubbing by Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints.

State of the Redskins: Three storylines for the Redskins ahead of their Week 6 matchup

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

The Washington Redskins enter Week 6 with even more questions than they did the week prior. The Redskins have a short week to shake off their bad loss to the Saints and move on to the Panthers. This loss came with some extra baggage like Josh Norman getting benched, ripped on Twitter by an opposing player, and getting called out by a former teammate.

Need to Know: Five Redskins to watch vs. Panthers

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Here is what you need to know on this Thursday, October 10, three days before the Washington Redskins host the Carolina Panthers. After a bad loss in New Orleans, a number of Redskins will be in the spotlight on Sunday. Here are five players to watch during Redskins vs. Panthers.

Redskins ‘wallowed around’ and now have ‘a cloud looming’

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Alex Smith is not exactly playing like the perfect solution at quarterback for the Washington Redskins. Things are not looking great for the Redskins (2-2) as they prepare to host Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers (3-1) on Sunday. ''We have a cloud looming over our head,'' Washington coach Jay Gruden said, ''with a lot of issues we need to clean up.

Behind the NFL’s Highest-Ever Scoring Season

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Drew Brees made history on Monday night with a 62-yard touchdown pass that gave the New Orleans Saints quarterback the NFL record for most career passing yards. Brees’s record-setting completion to Tre’Quan Smith came on first down.

Saints’ punter brought a special guest to game, and Saints didn’t punt

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Saints punter Thomas Morstead was a good sport about not having much to do on Monday night. The Saints’ offense played so well that they never punted in their win over Washington, and after the game Morstead posted a picture of himself and quarterback Drew Brees, with Morstead making a “zero” sign with his hand. “Morstead had his old kicking coach [Jamie Kohl] come to his first game tonight to see him play, and he got to see [Morstead] hold,” said Saints coach Sean Payton.

Reports: Adrian Peterson won’t miss time with shoulder injury

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Despite sustaining what he called a dislocated shoulder on Monday night against the New Orleans Saints, running back Adrian Peterson isn’t expected to miss any time, according to multiple reports. Peterson said the injury happened in the second quarter of the loss to the Saints. Peterson appeared to grab his right shoulder after being tackled at the end of a 24-yard reception up the left sideline.