Posts Tagged ‘New Orleans Saints’

Brandon Brooks reportedly becomes highest-paid guard with new Eagles deal

Monday, November 11th, 2019

Brandon Brooks has been handed a new contract by the Philadelphia Eagles, reportedly making him the highest-paid guard in the NFL. Brooks' deal with the Eagles was set to expire in 2020, but on Monday the team confirmed the 30-year-old had signed a new deal through to 2024. The guard, who is a Super Bowl champion and two-time Pro Bowler - has been one of the most consistent performers in his position across the league in 2019, having overcome an Achilles tendon injury sustained in a playoff defeat to the New Orleans Saints in January.

Eagles sign guard Brandon Brooks to four-year, $54.2 million extension

Monday, November 11th, 2019

The Philadelphia Eagles have locked up the best guard in the NFL. Brandon Brooks has signed a four-year deal that will keep him in Philadelphia through 2024. The deal is reportedly worth $54.2 million, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

Inside look at Julio Jones-Marshon Lattimore Week 10 matchup

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

NFL-N-Motion takes an inside look at the head-to-head matchup between Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones and New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore in Week 10 of the 2019 NFL season.

Saints sunk by stagnant offense, defensive penalties

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

The Saints' promising opening drive ended when Atlanta Falcons linebacker De'Vondre Campbell sacked Drew Brees on third-and-goal. What initially looked like a momentary slipup wound up setting the tone for an uncharacteristically miserable day for New Orleans. Brees was sacked five more times and the Saints lost 26-9, failing to score a touchdown at home with Brees under center for the first time in his 14 years with New Orleans.

Sean Payton: Saints didn’t play well enough to beat anybody

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Sean Payton wasn't going to complain about the officiating Sunday. After his previously 7-1 Saints were rolled by the Falcons, Payton was in no mood for extraneous reasons why. “We didn't play well enough to win today — really against anybody,” Payton said, via Mike Triplett of ESPN.com.

Every catch from Michael Thomas’ 152-yard day | Week 10

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Watch every catch from New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas' 152-yard day during Week 10. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on FOX

Follow live: Keep track of Week 10 NFL action

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Welcome to Week 10 of the 2019 NFL season, where every team has officially completed the first half of the season, and the march towards a postseason berth becomes more real. As for the playoff-minded Kansas City Chiefs, they welcome back start QB Patrick Mahomes, who missed two games after dislocating his kneecap. Keep track of Mahomes' return and all of the early action around the league.

Falcons, Saints set for 100th all-time meeting

Friday, November 8th, 2019

The New Orleans Saints and the Atlanta Falcons are at opposite ends of the NFC South. They also are heading in opposite directions as the Saints prepare to host the 100th regular-season meeting between the longtime division rivals on Sunday afternoon. New Orleans is 7-1 after winning its past six games, and Atlanta -- which leads the series 52-48 (including 1-0 in the postseason) -- is 1-7 after losing its past six games.

New pass interference reviews lead to lots of confusion

Friday, November 8th, 2019

When the yellow flag flew for defensive pass interference on Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes in a recent game, coach Mike Zimmer immediately contested the call. The email Zimmer received earlier in the day from the NFL, containing current statistics on the experimental penalty reviews, had already dashed that hope. ''They haven't overturned any, so I said, 'Screw it,''' Zimmer said after Minnesota beat Washington on Oct. 24.

Saints’ Kamara: Ready to return, share snaps with Murray

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Alvin Kamara sounds ready to not only rejoin the New Orleans Saints on the field this week, but happy to share more snaps with resurgent running back Latavius Murray. Coach Sean Payton agreed that Kamara ''looked really good'' this week. The versatile Kamara has been among New Orleans' most productive offensive players in both the running and passing games since 2017, when he was the NFL's offensive rookie of the year.