Brees, Saints beat Buccaneers 24-17 to end 4-game skid

December 14, 2015 in Sports

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints looked quite comfortable in the role of late-season spoiler. Brees threw a pair of touchdown passes to Marques Colston […]

Mistake-prone New Orleans Saints now 0-2

September 21, 2015 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees started moving his right arm as if to loosen his throwing shoulder after a heavy hit from Tampa Bay defensive end Jacquies Smith. Asked […]

NFL: Drew Brees rallies New Orleans Saints past Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 23-20

December 29, 2014 in Sports

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Drew Brees threw a 36-yard touchdown pass to Marques Colston with 1:57 remaining Sunday, helping New Orleans overcome a 13-point, second-half deficit to beat Tampa Bay […]

New Orleans Saints survive Tampa Bay Buccaneers in overtime, 37-31

October 6, 2014 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With Drew Brees having a difficult day, running backs Khiry Robinson and Pierre Thomas carried the struggling New Orleans Saints to a comeback victory they sorely needed. With […]

New Orleans Saints clinch playoff spot with 42-17 win over Tampa Bay Bucs

December 30, 2013 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (AP) — Drew Brees couldn’t quite suppress a smirk as he deadpanned the Saints’ prescription for playing better on the road, which is where they’ll be for […]