Archive for the ‘New Orleans Saints’ Category

Sean Payton admits Michael Thomas’ surgery should have happened sooner

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

Michael Thomas was reported to need surgery in January. He received it in June.

Saints Countdown to Kickoff 2021: #48-46

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

The New Orleans Saints are less than 48 days away from their Week 1 clash with the Pack. Here is a look at three Saints that have sported the numbers 48, 47, and 46: New Orleans Saints DB #48 J.T Gray (2018-Present) Gray was an S/LB hybrid at Mississippi State and joined the Saints as a UDFA in 2018. The SEC DB played five games for the Black and Gold before being waived and re-signed to the practice squad.

Reflecting Back on the 2001 New Orleans Saints

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

Twenty years ago this summer, the New Orleans Saints were preparing for their 35th NFL season. Expectations were high entering training camp, with the Saints coming off their most surprising finish in franchise history. The 2000 Saints bounced back from an abysmal 3-13 finish the year before, going 10-6 and capturing the NFC West championship.

Fleur-de-Links, July 28: New official photos of the Caesar’s Superdome released

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

Looking at different ways for the Saints to trade for effective receivers to compensate for Michael Thomas’s absence. Breaking down four of the most recent roster moves, including Michael Thomas’s placement on PUP. Photos of the inside and outside of the Superdome with the new “Caesars” naming on it.

Saints News: Offensive Lineman Derrick Kelly Placed on Non-Football Injury List

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

The New Orleans Saints announced on Monday that they have placed reserve offensive lineman Derrick Kelly on the Non-Football Injury List. Kelly will still count for a spot on the team’s 90-man training camp roster. The Saints currently have 87 of the 90 spots filled.

Fleur-de-Links, July 27: Former Bengals wide receiver has interesting proposal for Saints

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Early reports indicate that the Saints have signed former New England Patriot receiver Chris Hogan. Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson has announced via Twitter that he would play for the Saints until Michael Thomas’s return in exchange for a company car and a place to stay in lieu of a contract. Caesars Entertainment has finalized their deal for the naming rights for the Superdome with a 20-year deal.

Report: WR Chris Hogan signing with Saints

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Wide receiver Chris Hogan is signing with the New Orleans Saints after working out for the team on Monday, NFL Network reported. The Saints are looking to address their receiving corps with three-time Pro Bowl selection Michael Thomas nursing an ankle injury that is expected to sideline him several weeks into the season. Tre'Quan Smith, Marquez Callaway and Deonte Harris are behind Thomas on New Orleans' wide receiver depth chart.

Saints add edge-rushing linebacker Kendall Donnerson

Monday, July 26th, 2021

The New Orleans Saints signed Kendall Donnerson, an edge-rushing linebacker out of Southeast Missouri State formerly of the Packers and Bengals:

Roster locks, long shots, and wide receivers on the bubble at Saints training camp

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

The New Orleans Saints usually carry four or five wide receivers, but who joins Tre'Quan Smith and Deonte Harris on the roster with Michael Thomas on ice?

ICYMI: Saints News and Updates on Sunday, July 25

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

New Orleans Saints news and updates from across the internet on Sunday, July 25. CB Brian Poole Expected to Join the Saints Once with rival Atlanta in the NFC South, veteran defensive back Brian Poole will join New Orleans on Monday. Reporter Josina Anderson broke the news on Sunday and wrote it would be a 1-year deal.