Posts Tagged ‘New Orleans Saints’

Best of ‘The Match’: Sean Payton jabs ‘Florida Tom,’ Drew Brees calls next and Peyton’s wardrobe

Sunday, May 24th, 2020

Tom Brady may be one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time, but the six-time Super Bowl champion doesn't golf like he plays on the grid iron. Twitter erupted Sunday at Brady's expense when his golf outing with legend Phil Mickelson was less than ideal during the Sunday broadcast of 'The Match' — a live golf competition for charity aired on TNT that pit Brady and Mickelson against NFL legend Peyton Manning and Tiger Woods.

Saints sign LB Anthony Chickillo

Sunday, May 24th, 2020

The New Orleans Saints confirmed they have agreed to terms with linebacker Anthony Chickillo, the team announced Saturday morning. Chickillo's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, told reporters Thursday that the Saints had agreed to a 1-year deal with Chickillo. The Saints, who already are at the 90-man offseason roster limit, will need to make a corresponding move to sign Chickillo.

Saints’ Sean Payton Trolls Tom Brady’s Golf Skills During ‘The Match’

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton and New England Patriots fans likely were in a similar position Sunday — laughing at Tom Brady’s expense. Brady got off to a rough start while playing with partner Phil Mickelson, and against Peyton Manning and Tiger Woods, during “The Match” on Sunday. And Payton admitted` he couldn’t pass up on throwing a jab at the new Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback, whom the Saints coach will see twice a year in NFC South competition.

Saints adding ex-Steelers linebacker Anthony Chickillo

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- Linebacker Anthony Chickillo has agreed to a contract with the New Orleans Saints after playing the last five seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Saints adding ex-Steelers linebacker Anthony Chickillo

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

METAIRIE, La. (AP) -- Linebacker Anthony Chickillo has agreed to a contract with the New Orleans Saints after playing the last five seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

New Orleans Saints Sign Former Steelers Linebacker Anthony Chickillo

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

METAIRIE, La. AP/KDKA) — Linebacker Anthony Chickillo has agreed to a contract with the New Orleans Saints after playing the last five seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The deal was announced Saturday by Saints general manager Mickey Loomis.

Q&A with Saints great Willie Roaf

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

In at least one respect, Pro Football Hall of Famer and New Orleans Saints legend Willie Roaf is just like everyone else right now. As the world around him creeps back toward something that feels normal, Roaf has turned to outdoors exercise as a way to escape the house. And, when his grandson Elijah recently turned 1, he got in the car and made the nearly 20-hour round trip drive to and from Gulfport, Mississippi, to see him.

Saints’ coach Sean Payton just got a brand new toy named Ty Montgomery

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

He was the offensive rookie of the year in 2017 after rushing for 728 yards and eight touchdowns while catching 81 passes for 826 yards and five touchdowns. Kamara has rushed for 883 and 797 yards, respectively, the last two seasons while catching 81 passes in 2018 and '19 for 709 and 533 yards. And he has returned 31 kicks for 585 yards in three seasons.

New Orleans Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis staying the course amid uncertainty

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

"I think that's pretty fluid," Loomis said. "Until we get a little more direction from the league, we're all in a wait-and-see mode. Fortunately, we have some time to do that.

Bucs GM had two-year plan to land Brady

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Landing Tom Brady was a monumental success borne of an even more substantial mission executed by general manager Jason Licht and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Licht said Thursday night in an ESPN interview that landing Brady was possible because the Buccaneers hired Bruce Arians as head coach in 2019. "Getting Tom here, quite frankly, started with hiring Bruce last year," Licht said.