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  • NFL to require all on-field players to stand for national anthem

    NFL to require all on-field players to stand for national anthem

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-05-23 16:33:08 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:19:56 GMT

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday that players on the field who do not stand and "show respect" during the national anthem will be subject to discipline. 

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    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday that players on the field who do not stand and "show respect" during the national anthem will be subject to discipline. 

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  • NFL awards New Orleans 2024 Super Bowl

    NFL awards New Orleans 2024 Super Bowl

    New Orleans will host the Super Bowl in 2024, the NFL announced on Wednesday. (Source: Mark Lagrange)New Orleans will host the Super Bowl in 2024, the NFL announced on Wednesday. (Source: Mark Lagrange)

    It is a done deal. The City of New Orleans will host the Super Bowl in 2024. 

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    It is a done deal. The City of New Orleans will host the Super Bowl in 2024. 

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  • New Orleans expected to host Super Bowl LVIII

    New Orleans expected to host Super Bowl LVIII

    Report: New Orleans will host Super Bowl in 2024. (FOX 8 Photo/FILE)Report: New Orleans will host Super Bowl in 2024. (FOX 8 Photo/FILE)

    New Orleans will host the Super Bowl LVIII in 2024

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    New Orleans will host the Super Bowl LVIII in 2024

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  • NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

    NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:02:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-05-23 02:24:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, right, arrives for the NFL owners spring meetings where a vote was expected on his purchase of the Carolina Panthers Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta\.(AP Photo/John Bazemore). David Tepper, right, arrives for the NFL owners spring meetings where a vote was expected on his purchase of the Carolina Panthers Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Atlanta\.
    The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the hedge fund founder David Tepper.More >>
    The NFL has unanimously approved a $2.2 billion deal to sell the Carolina Panthers to the hedge fund founder David Tepper.More >>
  • Saints sign third round pick Tre'Quan Smith

    Saints sign third round pick , Tre'Quan Smith. Source: Nola.comSaints sign third round pick , Tre'Quan Smith. Source: Nola.com

    The Saints have their entire 2018 draft class under contract after the team announced they signed third round pick, Tre'Quan Smith. Smith started three seasons at  Central Florida and played in 38 career games with 36 starts. He finished his collegiate career with 168 passes for 2,748 yards  and 22 touchdowns. The Saints begin OTA's this week.  Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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    The Saints have their entire 2018 draft class under contract after the team announced they signed third round pick, Tre'Quan Smith. Smith started three seasons at  Central Florida and played in 38 career games with 36 starts. He finished his collegiate career with 168 passes for 2,748 yards  and 22 touchdowns. The Saints begin OTA's this week.  Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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  • Report: NFL considering 15-yard penalty for players kneeling during anthem

    Report: NFL considering 15-yard penalty for players kneeling during anthem

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:02:21 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-05-22 23:14:57 GMT

    Given last season's public relations nightmare, it should come as no surprise the NFL wants to have a national anthem policy.

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    Given last season's public relations nightmare, it should come as no surprise the NFL wants to have a national anthem policy.

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  • Favre says he went to rehab 3 times to fight addictions

    Favre says he went to rehab 3 times to fight addictions

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:22:39 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:37:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre is shown during a halftime ceremony of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, in Green Bay, Wis. Favre says he made three trips to re...(AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2016, file photo, Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre is shown during a halftime ceremony of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, in Green Bay, Wis. Favre says he made three trips to re...
    Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight dependence on painkillers and alcohol.More >>
    Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre says he went to rehab three times to fight dependence on painkillers and alcohol.More >>
  • Half the horses in Preakness field get 1st shot at Justify

    Half the horses in Preakness field get 1st shot at Justify

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:35:19 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:03:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Kentucky Derby hopeful Bravazo runs during a morning workout at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas brings back Bravazo, who finished sixth in t...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Kentucky Derby hopeful Bravazo runs during a morning workout at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas brings back Bravazo, who finished sixth in t...
    Half of the 8-horse Preakness field get first shot at unbeaten Derby winner Justify, seek to make mark at Pimlico Race Course.More >>
    Half of the 8-horse Preakness field get first shot at unbeaten Derby winner Justify, seek to make mark at Pimlico Race Course.More >>
  • Anthony Davis makes NBA's MVP Race

    Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayunePhoto by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Anthony Davis and the Pelicans drop Game 4 to Warriors.Anthony Davis and the Pelicans drop Game 4 to Warriors.

    The NBA's MVP race is down to just three players and the Pelicans Anthony Davis is in that number. But, so too are Cleveland's Lebron James and Houston's James Harden. 

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    The NBA's MVP race is down to just three players and the Pelicans Anthony Davis is in that number. But, so too are Cleveland's Lebron James and Houston's James Harden. 

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  • Saints release LB Michael Mauti

    Saints release LB Michael Mauti

    Saints released linebacker Michael Mauti (Source: Mark LaGrange)Saints released linebacker Michael Mauti (Source: Mark LaGrange)

    The Saints have released linebacker Michael Mauti. 

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    The Saints have released linebacker Michael Mauti. 

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  • Panthers: Signed agreement to sell NFL team to David Tepper

    Panthers: Signed agreement to sell NFL team to David Tepper

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:52:33 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:04:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File). FILE - Int his May 10, 2016, file photo, billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper mingles during a grand opening of rock star and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi's Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation Soul Kitchen and B.E.A.T. Center...(AP Photo/Mel Evans, File). FILE - Int his May 10, 2016, file photo, billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper mingles during a grand opening of rock star and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi's Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation Soul Kitchen and B.E.A.T. Center...
    Carolina Panthers say agreement signed to sell the team to David Tepper.More >>
    Carolina Panthers say agreement signed to sell the team to David Tepper.More >>
  • Report: Golfer attacked by wife after poor play at The Players Championship

    Report: Golfer attacked by wife after poor play at The Players Championship

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:30:23 GMT

    The wife of former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover is facing a domestic violence charge stemming from an altercation with Glover and his mother after he missed the 54-hole cut at The Players Championship.

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    The wife of former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover is facing a domestic violence charge stemming from an altercation with Glover and his mother after he missed the 54-hole cut at The Players Championship.

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  • Top-seed Houston hosts Warriors to start conference finals

    Top-seed Houston hosts Warriors to start conference finals

    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-13 19:34:01 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-05-15 03:27:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - At left, in a Dec. 28, 2017, file photo, Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni reacts to a call during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics in Boston. At right, in a March 14, 2018, file phot...(AP Photo/File). FILE - At left, in a Dec. 28, 2017, file photo, Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni reacts to a call during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics in Boston. At right, in a March 14, 2018, file phot...
    The Golden State Warriors are in the unfamiliar position of opening on the road as they prepare for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals with the top-seeded Rockets in Houston on Monday night.More >>
    The Golden State Warriors are in the unfamiliar position of opening on the road as they prepare for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals with the top-seeded Rockets in Houston on Monday night.More >>
  • Linebacker Adam Bighill, defensive back Rickey Jefferson among four waived by Saints

    Linebacker Adam Bighill, defensive back Rickey Jefferson among four waived by Saints

    FOX 8 Photo/FILEFOX 8 Photo/FILE

    The Saints made some roster moves after this weekend's rookie minicamp. 

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    The Saints made some roster moves after this weekend's rookie minicamp. 

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  • Quarterback J.T. Barrett impresses at Saints rookie minicamp

    Sean Payton spoke highly of J.T. Barrett's performance this weekend. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Sean Payton spoke highly of J.T. Barrett's performance this weekend. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    Sean Payton spoke highly of J.T. Barrett's performance this weekend. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Sean Payton spoke highly of J.T. Barrett's performance this weekend. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    For quarterback J.T. Barrett, not hearing his name called on draft day was tough, but he quickly got over it. "I guess I was down but it was kind of like I didn't get picked," Barrett told reporters." So, it was outside of my control is the best way to put it. So, I guess I didn't dwell on it too long. I did have calls, fortunately go to play places." One being New Orleans. And the Big Ten's all-time leader touchdown passes jumped at the ...More >>
    For quarterback J.T. Barrett, not hearing his name called on draft day was tough, but he quickly got over it. "I guess I was down but it was kind of like I didn't get picked," Barrett told reporters." So, it was outside of my control is the best way to put it. So, I guess I didn't dwell on it too long. I did have calls, fortunately go to play places." One being New Orleans. And the Big Ten's all-time leader touchdown passes jumped at the ...More >>
  • Former Saint Kenny Vaccaro visiting with the Colts

    Former Saint Kenny Vaccaro visiting with the Colts

    Kenny Vaccaro is a free agent. Source: Mark LagrangeKenny Vaccaro is a free agent. Source: Mark Lagrange
    Kenny Vaccaro is a free agent. Source: Mark LagrangeKenny Vaccaro is a free agent. Source: Mark Lagrange
    Former Saint safety Kenny Vaccaro is visiting with the Colts today. That's according to a tweet by NFL Network's Ian Rapaport. This is Vaccaro's second reported visit during free agency. He also met with the Miami Dolphins last month according to Rapaport. The #Colts are taking a look at more than one free agent safety today. Source says they are also visiting with #Saints FA S Kenny Vaccaro. He had previously visited with the #Dolphins this offseason. — Ian Rapoport (@RapShe...More >>
    Former Saint safety Kenny Vaccaro is visiting with the Colts today. That's according to a tweet by NFL Network's Ian Rapaport. This is Vaccaro's second reported visit during free agency. He also met with the Miami Dolphins last month according to Rapaport. The #Colts are taking a look at more than one free agent safety today. Source says they are also visiting with #Saints FA S Kenny Vaccaro. He had previously visited with the #Dolphins this offseason. — Ian Rapoport (@RapShe...More >>
  • Lone Sailor headed to the Preakness

    Lone Sailor headed to the Preakness

    Lone Sailor is headed to Baltimore for the Preakness. Source: FOX 8Lone Sailor is headed to Baltimore for the Preakness. Source: FOX 8

    GMB Racing's Lone Sailor is headed to the Preakness. The Preakness, which takes place Saturday, is the second leg of the Triple Crown. 

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    GMB Racing's Lone Sailor is headed to the Preakness. The Preakness, which takes place Saturday, is the second leg of the Triple Crown. 

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  • VIDEO: Saints Coach Sean Payton talks evaluating players during Rookie Minicamp

    VIDEO: Saints Coach Sean Payton talks evaluating players during Rookie Minicamp

    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo
    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo

    Following Day 2 of the camp, Saints Head Coach Sean Payton talked about the process of evaluating players among other topics. 

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    Following Day 2 of the camp, Saints Head Coach Sean Payton talked about the process of evaluating players among other topics. 

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  • Saints rookie Will Clapp talks adjusting to speed of NFL

    Saints rookie Will Clapp talks adjusting to speed of NFL

    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo
    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo

    Just like when he made the leap from playing at Brother Martin to the college game at LSU, Will Clapp finds himself once again adjusting his game, this time to the speed of the NFL. 

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    Just like when he made the leap from playing at Brother Martin to the college game at LSU, Will Clapp finds himself once again adjusting his game, this time to the speed of the NFL. 

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  • Saints rookies adjust to life as a professional at rookie minicamp

    Saints rookies adjust to life as a professional at rookie minicamp

    First-round pick Marcus Davenport getting work on the field at rookie minicamp. Source: NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneFirst-round pick Marcus Davenport getting work on the field at rookie minicamp. Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    It's the NFL's version of freshman orientation. For Saints rookies, its Rookie Minicamp, their first exposure to life as a pro.

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    It's the NFL's version of freshman orientation. For Saints rookies, its Rookie Minicamp, their first exposure to life as a pro.

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  • VIDEO: Saints' Marcus Davenport talks eagerness to learn at Rookie Minicamp

    VIDEO: Saints' Marcus Davenport talks eagerness to learn at Rookie Minicamp

    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo
    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo

    During Saturday's Day 2 of Saints Rookie Minicamp, many eyes were on first-round pick Marcus Davenport as the defensive end continues to adjust to the speed of the NFL game. 

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    During Saturday's Day 2 of Saints Rookie Minicamp, many eyes were on first-round pick Marcus Davenport as the defensive end continues to adjust to the speed of the NFL game. 

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  • Payton discuses Ingram suspension and offseason

    Payton discuses Ingram suspension and offseason

    Sean Payton said team will deal with Mark Ingram's suspension. (FOX 8)Sean Payton said team will deal with Mark Ingram's suspension. (FOX 8)
    Sean Payton said team will deal with Mark Ingram's suspension. (FOX 8)Sean Payton said team will deal with Mark Ingram's suspension. (FOX 8)
    Saints head coach Sean Payton and the offense will be without Mark Ingram for the first four games of the season. Payton said it;s tough but the team will manage.  "It happens in our league. We receive the same notice when him and his agent are receiving the notice and you deal with it. It goes under PED’s but I know Mark well enough to know it wasn’t a performing enhancing drug. He’ll better be able to explain the other parts of it, but it happened with W...More >>
    Saints head coach Sean Payton and the offense will be without Mark Ingram for the first four games of the season. Payton said it;s tough but the team will manage.  "It happens in our league. We receive the same notice when him and his agent are receiving the notice and you deal with it. It goes under PED’s but I know Mark well enough to know it wasn’t a performing enhancing drug. He’ll better be able to explain the other parts of it, but it happened with W...More >>
  • Pelicans off-season brings several big personnel decisions

    Pelicans off-season brings several big personnel decisions

    Alvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. PelicansAlvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. Pelicans

    The Pelicans have some big decisions to make this off-season, including whether or not to bring back starters DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo.

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    The Pelicans have some big decisions to make this off-season, including whether or not to bring back starters DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo.

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  • Tessitore, Witten, McFarland, Salters on ESPN 'MNF' crew

    Tessitore, Witten, McFarland, Salters on ESPN 'MNF' crew

    Thursday, May 10 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-05-10 14:51:26 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-10 20:45:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this March 28, 2017, file photo, SEC Network analyst Booger McFarland, right, broadcasts during Florida's NFL Pro Day in Gainesville, Fla. Three new voices will work ESPN's Monday night games this NFL seas...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File). FILE - In this March 28, 2017, file photo, SEC Network analyst Booger McFarland, right, broadcasts during Florida's NFL Pro Day in Gainesville, Fla. Three new voices will work ESPN's Monday night games this NFL seas...
    Three new voices will work ESPN's Monday night games this NFL season.More >>
    Three new voices will work ESPN's Monday night games this NFL season.More >>
  • Saints RB Trey Edmunds eager to step up in Ingram's absence

    Saints RB Trey Edmunds eager to step up in Ingram's absence

    Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8

    The four-game suspension of Saints running back Mark Ingram has exposed a lack of experienced depth at the position.

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    The four-game suspension of Saints running back Mark Ingram has exposed a lack of experienced depth at the position.

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  • Oops! Mets bat out of turn, Reds rally for 2-1 win in 10th

    Oops! Mets bat out of turn, Reds rally for 2-1 win in 10th

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-05-10 00:01:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-10 17:12:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). New York Mets' Jay Bruce stands at the plate after umpire Gabe Morales called an out on the Mets for batting out of order earlier, in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, in...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). New York Mets' Jay Bruce stands at the plate after umpire Gabe Morales called an out on the Mets for batting out of order earlier, in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, in...
    The Mets wasted a rally by batting out of turn, and Adam Duvall led off the 10th inning with a homer that sent the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-1 victory and concluded a series that will be remembered for an unexpected...More >>
    The Mets wasted a rally by batting out of turn, and Adam Duvall led off the 10th inning with a homer that sent the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-1 victory and concluded a series that will be remembered for an unexpected trade and an embarrassing mistake.More >>
  • Lions coach Matt Patricia denies 1996 assault allegation

    Lions coach Matt Patricia denies 1996 assault allegation

    Thursday, May 10 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-10 04:21:52 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-05-10 17:12:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia introduces first-round draft pick Frank Ragnow at the NFL football team's training facility in Allen Park, Mich. Patricia is maintaining his in...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia introduces first-round draft pick Frank Ragnow at the NFL football team's training facility in Allen Park, Mich. Patricia is maintaining his in...

    Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia is maintaining his innocence after a 1996 sexual assault allegation against him resurfaced in reports Wednesday night.

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    Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia is maintaining his innocence after a 1996 sexual assault allegation against him resurfaced in reports Wednesday night.

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  • Celtics beat 76ers 114-112 in Game 5, advance to face Cavs

    Celtics beat 76ers 114-112 in Game 5, advance to face Cavs

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-05-10 03:22:05 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-05-10 14:44:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart, right, drives past Philadelphia 76ers guard Marco Belinelli during the first quarter of Game 5 of an NBA basketball playoff series in Boston, Wednesday, May 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart, right, drives past Philadelphia 76ers guard Marco Belinelli during the first quarter of Game 5 of an NBA basketball playoff series in Boston, Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
    Jayson Tatum caught a pass underneath the basket, shook off a hit and went up for the go-ahead layup with 23 seconds left and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 114-112 to advance to the Eastern...More >>
    Jayson Tatum caught a pass underneath the basket, shook off a hit and went up for the go-ahead layup with 23 seconds left and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 114-112 to advance to the Eastern Conference finals.More >>
  • Source: Arbitrator rules in favor of NFL on Mark Ingram's suspension

    Source: Arbitrator rules in favor of NFL on Mark Ingram's suspension

    Mark Ingram has been suspended for violating the NFL drug policy. (FOX 8)Mark Ingram has been suspended for violating the NFL drug policy. (FOX 8)

    Saints running back Mark Ingram is waiting on an arbitrator’s opinion on his four-game suspension, a league source told FOX 8 sports. 

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    Saints running back Mark Ingram is waiting on an arbitrator’s opinion on his four-game suspension, a league source told FOX 8 sports. 

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  • Warriors beat Pelicans 113-104, Win series 4-1

    Anthony Davis and the Pelicans drop Game 4 to Warriors.Anthony Davis and the Pelicans drop Game 4 to Warriors.

    It was never going to be easy. Beating Golden State never is, especially in the playoffs, on their home court.

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    It was never going to be easy. Beating Golden State never is, especially in the playoffs, on their home court.

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  • Mark Ingram suspended for 4 games

    Mark Ingram suspended for 4 games

    Mark Ingram has been suspended for violating the NFL drug policy. (FOX 8)Mark Ingram has been suspended for violating the NFL drug policy. (FOX 8)

    New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram has been suspended for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing drug policy, according to NFL.com. 

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    New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram has been suspended for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing drug policy, according to NFL.com. 

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  • Report: Saints release Coby Fleener

    Report: Saints release Coby Fleener

    Report: Saints will release tight end Coby Fleener (Source: Mark Lagrange)Report: Saints will release tight end Coby Fleener (Source: Mark Lagrange)

    The Saints are moving on from tight end Coby Fleener, according to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. His release is not a big surprise. The Saints signed fleener to a five-year, $35 million contract in 2016. His play never matched up with that lofty price tag. Fleener finished with just 22 receptions and three touchdowns in 2017. He finished the season on injured reserve after suffering a vicious concussion in week 12 in Los Angeles. The Saints signed Ben Watson in the offseason and al...

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    The Saints are moving on from tight end Coby Fleener, according to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. His release is not a big surprise. The Saints signed fleener to a five-year, $35 million contract in 2016. His play never matched up with that lofty price tag. Fleener finished with just 22 receptions and three touchdowns in 2017. He finished the season on injured reserve after suffering a vicious concussion in week 12 in Los Angeles. The Saints signed Ben Watson in the offseason and al...

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  • Pelicans defeat Warriors 119-100

    Pelicans defeat Warriors 119-100

    Source: nba.com/pelicansSource: nba.com/pelicans

    The New Orleans Pelicans beat the Golden State Warriors Friday night in game three of their playoff match-up. 

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    The New Orleans Pelicans beat the Golden State Warriors Friday night in game three of their playoff match-up. 

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  • Former LSU defensive linemen LaCouture and Gilmore sign free agent deals

    Former LSU defensive linemen LaCouture and Gilmore sign free agent deals

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-05-02 12:46:38 GMT
    Christian LaCouture (Source: WAFB)Christian LaCouture (Source: WAFB)

    Former defensive lineman Christian LaCouture, who despite a very productive senior season, went undrafted. LaCouture did, however, sign a free agent deal with the Baltimore Ravens.

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    Former defensive lineman Christian LaCouture, who despite a very productive senior season, went undrafted. LaCouture did, however, sign a free agent deal with the Baltimore Ravens.

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  • Saints sign former Ohio St. QB J.T. Barrett

    Saints sign former Ohio St. QB J.T. Barrett

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 7:34 AM EDT2018-05-02 11:34:37 GMT
    Source: WVUESource: WVUE

    Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett never got a phone call from a team during the NFL draft. However, Barrett has signed with the New Orleans Saints in the fight to be the backup for Drew Brees.

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    Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett never got a phone call from a team during the NFL draft. However, Barrett has signed with the New Orleans Saints in the fight to be the backup for Drew Brees.

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  • Former LSU QB Danny Etling prepares for next chapter of football

    Former LSU QB Danny Etling prepares for next chapter of football

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-05-01 11:00:57 GMT
    Danny Etling (Source: WAFB)Danny Etling (Source: WAFB)

    Former quarterback Danny Etling’s name didn’t go off the board until the seventh round, but he was selected by a team that certainly knows how to win.

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    Former quarterback Danny Etling’s name didn’t go off the board until the seventh round, but he was selected by a team that certainly knows how to win.

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  • New Saints center Will Clapp has Brother Martin community excited

    New Saints center Will Clapp has Brother Martin community excited

    Source: NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    4401 Elysian Fields Avenue. It’s home to Brother Martin high school and the alma mater of the final member of the 2018 Saints draft class Will Clapp. 

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    4401 Elysian Fields Avenue. It’s home to Brother Martin high school and the alma mater of the final member of the 2018 Saints draft class Will Clapp. 

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  • Steph Curry listed as probable for Game 2, likely to play

    Steph Curry listed as probably for Game 2, likely to play

    Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayunePhoto by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    If you thought the task was tough before, it only gets harder for game two with Steph Curry now listed as probable and ready to make his playoff debut.

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    If you thought the task was tough before, it only gets harder for game two with Steph Curry now listed as probable and ready to make his playoff debut.

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  • Pelicans mental breakdowns defensively lead to Warriors blowout win

    Pelicans mental breakdowns defensively lead to Warriors blowout win

    The Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.comThe Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.com

    With Golden State missing one of their biggest stars, it was supposed to be the game that the Pelicans could steal on the road to start the series.

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    With Golden State missing one of their biggest stars, it was supposed to be the game that the Pelicans could steal on the road to start the series.

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  • After Further Review: Saints draft grades

    After Further Review: Saints draft grades

    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8
    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8

    In this edition of After Further Review, Sean Fazende grades this year's Saints draft class. 

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    In this edition of After Further Review, Sean Fazende grades this year's Saints draft class. 

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  • Pelicans clipped by Warriors in Game 1 of Western Conference Semifinals

    Pelicans clipped by Warriors in Game 1 of Western Conference Semifinals

    The Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.comThe Pelicans and Warriors meet up for game two Tuesday night in Oakland. Source: Pelicans.com

    The Pelicans received a reality check in Oakland, getting demolished by the Warriors, 123-101.

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    The Pelicans received a reality check in Oakland, getting demolished by the Warriors, 123-101.

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  • Trey Quinn named Mr. Irrelevant in the 2018 NFL draft

    Trey Quinn named Mr. Irrelevant in the 2018 NFL draft

    Saturday, April 28 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-04-29 00:25:12 GMT
    (Source: SMU Athletics)(Source: SMU Athletics)

    Southwest Louisiana native, Trey Quinn is Mr. Irrelevant of the 2018 NFL Draft after getting picked by Washington with the very last pick, No. 256 overall. Quinn marks the first Southwest Louisiana draft pick since Al Woods was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the fourth round of the 2010 draft. Quinn will now get a trip to Disneyland that comes with an arrival party and other festivities. He will also receive the Lowsman Trophy — a parody of the Heisman Trophy

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    Southwest Louisiana native, Trey Quinn is Mr. Irrelevant of the 2018 NFL Draft after getting picked by Washington with the very last pick, No. 256 overall. Quinn marks the first Southwest Louisiana draft pick since Al Woods was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the fourth round of the 2010 draft. Quinn will now get a trip to Disneyland that comes with an arrival party and other festivities. He will also receive the Lowsman Trophy — a parody of the Heisman Trophy

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  • Saints draft first LSU player since 2010 in 7th round of 2018 NFL Draft

    Saints draft first LSU player since 2010 in 7th round of 2018 NFL Draft

    Saturday, April 28 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-04-28 22:50:13 GMT
    Will Clapp (Source: WAFB)Will Clapp (Source: WAFB)

    For the first time since 2010, the New Orleans Saints have selected an LSU Tiger.

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    For the first time since 2010, the New Orleans Saints have selected an LSU Tiger.

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  • Saints take CB Kamrin Moore and RB Boston Scott in 6th round

    Saints take CB Kamrin Moore and RB Boston Scott in 6th round

    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8
    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8

    In the sixth round of the NFL Draft the Saints took cornerback Kamrin Moore and running back Boston Scott.

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    In the sixth round of the NFL Draft the Saints took cornerback Kamrin Moore and running back Boston Scott.

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  • Saints draft S Natrell Jamerson with 164th overall pick in fifth round

    Saints draft S Natrell Jamerson with 164th overall pick in fifth round

    Source: Mark LagrangeSource: Mark Lagrange
    Source: Mark LagrangeSource: Mark Lagrange

    The New Orleans Saints have drafted safety Natrell Jamerson in the fifth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. 

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    The New Orleans Saints have drafted safety Natrell Jamerson in the fifth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. 

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  • Saints draft OT Rick Leonard 127th overall in the fourth round of the NFL Draft

    Saints draft OT Rick Leonard 127th overall in the fourth round of the NFL Draft

    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8
    Source: FOX 8Source: FOX 8

    The New Orleans Saints have selected offensive tackle Rick Leonard as the 127th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. 

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    The New Orleans Saints have selected offensive tackle Rick Leonard as the 127th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. 

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  • Former Dutchtown High player drafted to Houston Texans

    Former Dutchtown High player drafted to Houston Texans

    Justin Reid, a former player for Dutchtown High, was drafted by the Houston Texans Friday night (Source: WAFB)Justin Reid, a former player for Dutchtown High, was drafted by the Houston Texans Friday night (Source: WAFB)

    Former Dutchtown star, Justin Reid, was drafted Friday night in the second round of the NFL draft to the (insert NFL team).

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    Former Dutchtown star, Justin Reid, was drafted Friday night in the second round of the NFL draft to the (insert NFL team).

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  • Oakland Raiders draft former Tiger, Arden Key, in third round

    Oakland Raiders draft former Tiger, Arden Key, in third round

    Arden Key (Source: WAFB)Arden Key (Source: WAFB)

    In the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders selected Arden Key, a former Tiger, to join their team.

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    In the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders selected Arden Key, a former Tiger, to join their team.

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  • Saints take WR Tre'Quan Smith in the 3rd round of NFL Draft

    Saints take WR Tre'Quan Smith in the 3rd round of NFL Draft

    FOX 8 Photo/FILEFOX 8 Photo/FILE

    In the third round of the NFL draft, the Saints have selected wide receiver Tre'Quan Smith for the 91st overall pick. 

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    In the third round of the NFL draft, the Saints have selected wide receiver Tre'Quan Smith for the 91st overall pick. 

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  • DJ Chark heads to Jaguars to join former teammate, Fournette

    DJ Chark heads to Jaguars to join former teammate, Fournette

    DJ Chark (Source: WAFB)DJ Chark (Source: WAFB)

    Wide receiver DJ Chark now joins the list of other LSU players selected in the 2018 NFL Draft.

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    Wide receiver DJ Chark now joins the list of other LSU players selected in the 2018 NFL Draft.

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  • Former Tiger, Donte Jackson, heads to Panthers in 2018 NFL Draft

    Former Tiger, Donte Jackson, heads to Panthers in 2018 NFL Draft

    Donte Jackson (Source: WAFB)Donte Jackson (Source: WAFB)

    Former Tiger, and now NFL players, Donte Jackson, was drafted Friday night in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

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    Former Tiger, and now NFL players, Donte Jackson, was drafted Friday night in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

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  • Pelicans follow their leader Anthony Davis into Golden State

    Pelicans follow their leader Anthony Davis into Golden State

    Anthony Davis doesn't have to do it all himself, but he does need continue to be a leader on and off the floor.

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    Anthony Davis doesn't have to do it all himself, but he does need continue to be a leader on and off the floor.

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  • LSU's Derrius Guice drafted by Washington Redskins

    LSU's Derrius Guice drafted by Washington Redskins

    Derrius Guice (Source: WAFB)Derrius Guice (Source: WAFB)

    LSU's star running back, Derrius Guice, is now an NFL player.

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    LSU's star running back, Derrius Guice, is now an NFL player.

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  • After Further Review: Saints bold trade for Davenport shows ‘win now’ approach

    After Further Review: Saints bold trade for Davenport shows ‘win now’ approach

    Source: Marcus Davenport TwitterSource: Marcus Davenport Twitter
    Source: Marcus Davenport TwitterSource: Marcus Davenport Twitter

    They’re all in on 2018. They’ll figure out 2019 when that time comes.

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    They’re all in on 2018. They’ll figure out 2019 when that time comes. 

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  • Saints trade up to draft DE Marcus Davenport in first round of the NFL draft

    Saints trade up to draft DE Marcus Davenport in first round of the NFL draft

    Source: Mark LagrangeSource: Mark Lagrange

    In the first round of the NFL draft, the Saints decided to trade up for the number 14 pick and draft defensive end Marcus Davenport from the University of Texas at San Antonio. 

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    In the first round of the NFL draft, the Saints decided to trade up for the number 14 pick and draft defensive end Marcus Davenport from the University of Texas at San Antonio. 

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  • WATCH: Jesse Hernandez Saintsation final audition

    WATCH: Jesse Hernandez Saintsation final audition

    Source: SaintsationsSource: Saintsations

    History may have been made Wednesday night at the annual Saintsations auditions.  

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    History may have been made Wednesday night at the annual Saintsations auditions.  

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  • NFL says investigation found no evidence of Guice being questioned about sexuality at combine

    NFL says investigation found no evidence of Guice being questioned about sexuality at combine

    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-04-26 13:19:25 GMT
    Derrius Guice (Source: WAFB)Derrius Guice (Source: WAFB)

    The NFL has concluded an investigation into interview tactics used on former LSU running back and draft prospect Derrius Guice.

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    The NFL has concluded an investigation into interview tactics used on former LSU running back and draft prospect Derrius Guice.

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  • After Further Review: Fazende's Saints Mock Draft 3.0

    After Further Review: Fazende's Saints Mock Draft 3.0

    Saints general manager Mickey Loomis is set for another draft /FILE (FOX 8 Photo)Saints general manager Mickey Loomis is set for another draft /FILE (FOX 8 Photo)
    Saints general manager Mickey Loomis is set for another draft /FILE (FOX 8 Photo)Saints general manager Mickey Loomis is set for another draft /FILE (FOX 8 Photo)
    The time has come for my third and final mock draft. Free agency is mostly complete and while the Saints still have some needs they will remain committed to their ‘best player’ approach. Here’s my best guess on how things shake out. Round One (27th) Mike Gesicki, Tight End Penn St. First things first, I really wanted cornerback Josh Jackson with this selection. I just don’t think he is going to be around at 27. If he is available, then the Saints sh...More >>
    The time has come for my third and final mock draft. Free agency is mostly complete and while the Saints still have some needs they will remain committed to their ‘best player’ approach. Here’s my best guess on how things shake out. Round One (27th) Mike Gesicki, Tight End Penn St. First things first, I really wanted cornerback Josh Jackson with this selection. I just don’t think he is going to be around at 27. If he is available, then the Saints sh...More >>
  • Pelicans set to tip off against defending champion Warriors on Saturday night

    Pelicans set to tip off against defending champion Warriors on Saturday night

    (Source: New Orleans Pelicans | Twitter)(Source: New Orleans Pelicans | Twitter)

    The New Orleans Pelicans will tip off Game 1 of the second round of the NBA playoffs in Oakland against Golden State Warriors at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday. 

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    The New Orleans Pelicans will tip off Game 1 of the second round of the NBA playoffs in Oakland against Golden State Warriors at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday. 

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  • Loomis offers insight into Saints' draft strategy

    Loomis offers insight into Saints' draft strategy

    Source: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune
    Source: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune
    After a historically successful 2017 draft class saw the Saints secure the NFL's offensive and defensive rookies of the year, general manager Mickey Loomis spoke Wednesday about his strategies for the upcoming selection process. The following is a verbatim of that conversation with reporters, as transcribed by the New Orleans Saints: Are quarterbacks rated higher on your draftboard than maybe they were five to eight years ago? “No, I don't think so. I wouldn't say that. We bu...More >>
    After a historically successful 2017 draft class saw the Saints secure the NFL's offensive and defensive rookies of the year, general manager Mickey Loomis spoke Wednesday about his strategies for the upcoming selection process. The following is a verbatim of that conversation with reporters, as transcribed by the New Orleans Saints: Are quarterbacks rated higher on your draftboard than maybe they were five to eight years ago? “No, I don't think so. I wouldn't say that. We bu...More >>
  • Pelicans voiding some tickets bought using playoff passcode

    Pelicans voiding some tickets bought using playoff passcode

    The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)The New Orleans Pelicans had to void some playoff tickets because of a passcode problem. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    Some fans and customers who bought New Orleans Pelicans playoff tickets for the second round will have their tickets voided because of a password problem.

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    Some fans and customers who bought New Orleans Pelicans playoff tickets for the second round will have their tickets voided because of a password problem.

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  • Report: Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season

    Report: Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season

    Alvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. PelicansAlvin Gentry will be back in New Orleans next season. Source: N.O. Pelicans

    Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season, according to a tweet by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. 

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    Alvin Gentry will be back with the Pelicans next season, according to a tweet by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. 

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  • Report: Saints won't match Ravens offer for Willie Snead

    Report: Saints won't match Ravens offer for Willie Snead

    Willike Snead is now a Baltimore Raven. Source: Mark LaGrangeWillike Snead is now a Baltimore Raven. Source: Mark LaGrange

    The Saints won't match the Ravens offer for wide receiver Willie Snead. That's according to a tweet by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The #Saints won’t match the offer sheet for RFA WR Willie Snead, source said. He’s officially a member of the #Ravens. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 23, 2018 According to Rapoport, the deal is two years, with a $7M base salary. It can be worth up to $10.4M in incentives. Snead gets a $2M signing bonus, and an additional $1M base ...

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    The Saints won't match the Ravens offer for wide receiver Willie Snead. That's according to a tweet by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The #Saints won’t match the offer sheet for RFA WR Willie Snead, source said. He’s officially a member of the #Ravens. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 23, 2018 According to Rapoport, the deal is two years, with a $7M base salary. It can be worth up to $10.4M in incentives. Snead gets a $2M signing bonus, and an additional $1M base ...

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  • Pelicans brace for possible Warriors series ahead

    Pelicans brace for possible Warriors series ahead

    Davis scored 47 points in Game Four. Source: Nola.comDavis scored 47 points in Game Four. Source: Nola.com

    As Anthony Davis has stated multiple times, legacies are built with postseason success. Not just defeating the 3rd-seed Trail Blazers, but sweeping them in a series that they dominated from start to finish. Well, it doesn't get much better than that. "I just try to go out every game and just play to the best of my ability, to go out there and help the team win. I'm trying to build a legacy here in New Orleans, and let people know that we're for real," said Anthony Da

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    As Anthony Davis has stated multiple times, legacies are built with postseason success. Not just defeating the 3rd-seed Trail Blazers, but sweeping them in a series that they dominated from start to finish. Well, it doesn't get much better than that. "I just try to go out every game and just play to the best of my ability, to go out there and help the team win. I'm trying to build a legacy here in New Orleans, and let people know that we're for real," said Anthony Da

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  • Pelicans primed to close out the Blazers Saturday

    Pelicans primed to close out the Blazers Saturday

    Anthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.com
    Anthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.comAnthony Davis racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Source: Nola.com
    No play sums up the Pelicans absolute destruction of the Trail Blazers more then when Anthony Davis slammed the door, literally and figuratively, on the Blazers hopes. Now the Pels leading 3 games to none on the Blazers. "We knew they were going to come in and play desperate. We just tried to match that desperation, honestly, and play more desperate. They came out early and made some shots, but we were able to counter them and start playing a little bit of defense and were ...More >>
    No play sums up the Pelicans absolute destruction of the Trail Blazers more then when Anthony Davis slammed the door, literally and figuratively, on the Blazers hopes. Now the Pels leading 3 games to none on the Blazers. "We knew they were going to come in and play desperate. We just tried to match that desperation, honestly, and play more desperate. They came out early and made some shots, but we were able to counter them and start playing a little bit of defense and were ...More >>
  • Former Saints QB Luke McCown retires

    Former Saints QB Luke McCown retires

    Luke McCown played 14 years in the NFL. Source: Nola.comLuke McCown played 14 years in the NFL. Source: Nola.com

    After 14 years in the league, former Saints backup quarterback Luke McCown retired today. Congrats @LukeMcCown! Proud to have been through this journey with you! pic.twitter.com/A01C1mQsvC — Mike McCartney (@MikeMcCartney7) April 20, 2018 McCown spent four seasons as Drew Brees' backup from 2013-16. He got one start in 2015 against Carolina. McCown went 31-of-38 passing for 310 yards in a loss to the Panthers. Brees sat out the contest with an injury. The Louisiana Tech a...

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    After 14 years in the league, former Saints backup quarterback Luke McCown retired today. Congrats @LukeMcCown! Proud to have been through this journey with you! pic.twitter.com/A01C1mQsvC — Mike McCartney (@MikeMcCartney7) April 20, 2018 McCown spent four seasons as Drew Brees' backup from 2013-16. He got one start in 2015 against Carolina. McCown went 31-of-38 passing for 310 yards in a loss to the Panthers. Brees sat out the contest with an injury. The Louisiana Tech a...

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  • Report: Ravens sign Willie Snead to offer sheet that the Saints can match

    Report: Ravens sign Willie Snead to offer sheet that the Saints can match

    Willie Snead signed an offer sheet with the Ravens according to a report. (Photo by Mark Lagrange)Willie Snead signed an offer sheet with the Ravens according to a report. (Photo by Mark Lagrange)

    The Ravens have signed Willie Snead to a two-year offer sheet worth $10.4 million, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.  The #Ravens are signing #Saints WR Willie Snead to a 2-year offer sheet worth $10.4M, source said. Saints have 5 days to match… and would take Baltimore out of the running for Dez Bryant. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 20, 2018 Snead is a restricted free agent. The Black and Gold have five days to match the offer for Snead. Snead misse...

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    The Ravens have signed Willie Snead to a two-year offer sheet worth $10.4 million, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.  The #Ravens are signing #Saints WR Willie Snead to a 2-year offer sheet worth $10.4M, source said. Saints have 5 days to match… and would take Baltimore out of the running for Dez Bryant. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 20, 2018 Snead is a restricted free agent. The Black and Gold have five days to match the offer for Snead. Snead misse...

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  • Saints to play Falcons and Cowboys on back-to-back Thursdays in November

    Saints to play Falcons and Cowboys on back-to-back Thursdays in November

    The Saints will play the Falcons on Thanksgiving night. Source: Mark LaGrangeThe Saints will play the Falcons on Thanksgiving night. Source: Mark LaGrange

    The Saints will play five primetime games in 2018. Last season, the Saints only played two games in primetime.

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    The Saints will play five primetime games in 2018. Last season, the Saints only played two games in primetime.

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  • Brandon Coleman re-signing with the Saints

    Brandon Coleman re-signing with the Saints

    Brandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrangeBrandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange
    Brandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrangeBrandon Coleman reportedly re-signed with the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange
    Wide receiver Brandon Coleman will be back in the Black and Gold, that's according to a report by Nola.com/Times-Picayune. Coleman came out of Rutgers an undrafted free agent in 2014, and has only played for the Saints.  Coleman hauled in 23 catches for 364 yards and three touchdowns in 2017. Coleman was a restricted free agent this year. No word on contract details according to the report. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
    Wide receiver Brandon Coleman will be back in the Black and Gold, that's according to a report by Nola.com/Times-Picayune. Coleman came out of Rutgers an undrafted free agent in 2014, and has only played for the Saints.  Coleman hauled in 23 catches for 364 yards and three touchdowns in 2017. Coleman was a restricted free agent this year. No word on contract details according to the report. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Holiday cools off Blazers with 33 points, Pelicans take 2-0 series lead

    Holiday cools off Blazers with 33 points, Pelicans take 2-0 series lead

    Pels-Blazers Game Three is Thursday night in New Orleans. Source: Pelicans.comPels-Blazers Game Three is Thursday night in New Orleans. Source: Pelicans.com

    The Pelicans delivered again on the road, beating the Blazers, 111-102. The win gives the Pels a 2-0 series lead. Jrue Holiday scored a career playoff-high 33 points. Anthony Davis contributed to the "W" with 22 points and 13 rebounds. You seeing this? ?? @FOXSportsNOLA #DoItBigger pic.twitter.com/Y74ZwbDVwd — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) April 18, 2018 Anthony Davis might have a future at this basketball thing @MickstapeShow pic.twitter.com/RLOIsbk5h5 ...

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    The Pelicans delivered again on the road, beating the Blazers, 111-102. The win gives the Pels a 2-0 series lead. Jrue Holiday scored a career playoff-high 33 points. Anthony Davis contributed to the "W" with 22 points and 13 rebounds. You seeing this? ?? @FOXSportsNOLA #DoItBigger pic.twitter.com/Y74ZwbDVwd — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) April 18, 2018 Anthony Davis might have a future at this basketball thing @MickstapeShow pic.twitter.com/RLOIsbk5h5 ...

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  • Gayle Benson tells NFL she will own the Saints 'until her death'

    Gayle Benson tells NFL she will own the Saints 'until her death'

    Gayle Benson sent a letter to the NFL and the other 31 teams detailing her plans to keep the Saints. (FOX 8)Gayle Benson sent a letter to the NFL and the other 31 teams detailing her plans to keep the Saints. (FOX 8)

    New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson released this letter to the NFL and the other 31 team owners on Thursday. In the letter, Benson says she will own the team until she dies.

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    New Orleans Saints owner Gayle Benson released this letter to the NFL and the other 31 team owners on Thursday. In the letter, Benson says she will own the team until she dies.

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  • Saints announce 2018 preseason schedule

    Saints announce 2018 preseason schedule

    (Source: Mark LaGrange)(Source: Mark LaGrange)

    The Saints preseason schedule for the 2018 has officially been released. They'll open at Jacksonville in week one. In week two, the Saints will return home to host Arizona. They're back on the road in week three to face the Los Angeles Chargers on, August 25th. They'll close out the preseason at home against the LA Rams, Exact dates and times have not been released for the Saints' matchups in weeks one, two and four of the preseason. Week 1: Saints at Jacksonville Week 2: Saints vs...

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    The Saints preseason schedule for the 2018 has officially been released. They'll open at Jacksonville in week one. In week two, the Saints will return home to host Arizona. They're back on the road in week three to face the Los Angeles Chargers on, August 25th. They'll close out the preseason at home against the LA Rams, Exact dates and times have not been released for the Saints' matchups in weeks one, two and four of the preseason. Week 1: Saints at Jacksonville Week 2: Saints vs...

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  • Report: Saints land WR Cameron Meredith after Bears decline to match offer

    Report: Saints land WR Cameron Meredith (FOX 8 graphic)Report: Saints land WR Cameron Meredith (FOX 8 graphic)
    (Source: Mark LaGrange)(Source: Mark LaGrange)

    Wide receiver Cameron Meredith will join the Saints in 2018, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The Saints signed Meredith to a two-year $10 million contract last week; the Bears had five days to match and declined to do so. Sean Payton called wide receiver a 'must' for his team this offseason. With Meredith, the Saints are getting a big wide receiver (6'3) coming off a torn  ACL last season. In 2016, Meredith enjoyed his best season with 66 catches, 888 yards and four touchdown...

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    Wide receiver Cameron Meredith will join the Saints in 2018, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The Saints signed Meredith to a two-year $10 million contract last week; the Bears had five days to match and declined to do so. Sean Payton called wide receiver a 'must' for his team this offseason. With Meredith, the Saints are getting a big wide receiver (6'3) coming off a torn  ACL last season. In 2016, Meredith enjoyed his best season with 66 catches, 888 yards and four touchdown...

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  • Pelicans beat Clippers 113-100, clinch playoff berth

    Pelicans beat Clippers 113-100, clinch playoff berth

    The Pels finish the regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. Source: Nola.comThe Pels finish the regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. Source: Nola.com

    For the first time since 2015, the New Orleans Pelicans are headed to the playoffs. The Pels beat the Clippers Monday night, 113-100, to clinch their spot in the postseason. The Pelicans hold the fifth-seed in the Western Conference. The Pels finish their regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. If they beat San Antonio, they'll finish the campaign as either the four or five-seed in the West. The Pelicans led by as much as 16 in the first half, then pumped the ...

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    For the first time since 2015, the New Orleans Pelicans are headed to the playoffs. The Pels beat the Clippers Monday night, 113-100, to clinch their spot in the postseason. The Pelicans hold the fifth-seed in the Western Conference. The Pels finish their regular season Wednesday night at home against the Spurs. If they beat San Antonio, they'll finish the campaign as either the four or five-seed in the West. The Pelicans led by as much as 16 in the first half, then pumped the ...

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  • Packers player arrested for explosives joke at LAX, NFL says

    Packers player arrested for explosives joke at LAX, NFL says

    Monday, April 9 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-04-09 17:11:54 GMT
    Monday, April 9 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-09 17:26:37 GMT
    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Trevor Davis (11) returns a kickoff against the Detroit Lions during the first half of an NFL football game Dec. 31, 2017, in Detroit. Davis was arrested Sunday at LAX. (AP Photo/Jose Juarez)Green Bay Packers wide receiver Trevor Davis (11) returns a kickoff against the Detroit Lions during the first half of an NFL football game Dec. 31, 2017, in Detroit. Davis was arrested Sunday at LAX. (AP Photo/Jose Juarez)

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Trevor Davis, 24, was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport on a misdemeanor threat charge, the NFL reported

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    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Trevor Davis, 24, was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport on a misdemeanor threat charge, the NFL reported

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