Saints coach Sean Payton agrees to new 5-year contract

March 25, 2016 in Sports

BOCA RATON, Florida (AP) — New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton said Wednesday he has agreed to a new five-year contract through 2020. Payton had two years remaining on […]

Chiefs sign Mississippi State track standout to deal

March 21, 2016 in Sports

KANSAS CITY (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs signed Mississippi State track and field standout Tautvydas Kieras on Friday, even though the projected linebacker never played football for the Bulldogs. […]

Rams moving to L.A., Raiders staying in Oakland, Chargers have options

January 13, 2016 in Sports

HOUSTON — NFL owners voted Tuesday night to allow the St. Louis Rams to move to a new stadium just outside Los Angeles, and the San Diego Chargers will have […]

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 […]

Saints hurt by mistakes in 41-38 loss to unbeaten Panthers

December 7, 2015 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints safety Jairus Byrd turned toward cornerback Brandon Browner and put his hands up in apparent disgust over a coverage cross-up that led to an easy […]

Saints fall to Texans 24-6 for third straight loss

November 30, 2015 in Sports

HOUSTON (AP) — For the first time in a decade, the New Orleans Saints finished a game without scoring a touchdown. Credit J.J. Watt and a continually improving Houston Texans […]

Saints defense puts up no resistance in 47-14 loss

November 16, 2015 in Sports

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton, defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and their players managed to turn Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins into a perfect player. […]

Mariota, Titans beat Saints in overtime 34-28

November 9, 2015 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tennessee rookie Marcus Mariota came back from his recent injury to derail Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints. Mariota passed for 371 yards and four […]