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Multiple Saints starters on final injury report before Packers contest

The Saints could be bolstered by the debut of defensive end Marcus Davenport, who is listed as questionable heading into Sunday’s game against the Packers. The third-year pass rusher missed the first two games with an elbow injury.

Saints take day off, then must get ready to host Packers

AP Source: Chargers’ team doctor punctured Tyrod Taylor’s lung

Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77

  NFL fines coaches, teams for not covering faces

Saints struggle in several areas, commit too many penalties in loss to Raiders

Saints squander double-digit lead, lose to the Raiders

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Michael Thomas and Marcus Davenport among inactives for Saints-Raiders

Emmanuel Sanders expected to see more passes with Thomas out against the Raiders

  ’Without LSU, I wouldn’t be where I am’ - QB Danny Etling still surviving in the NFL

Michael Thomas & Marcus Davenport out for Saints vs. Raiders

Michael Thomas’ status unchanged as Cesar Ruiz upgraded to full participant Friday

Browns handle Bengals 35-30, notch first win of season

Former LSU stars make big plays in ‘Battle of Ohio’

Three former LSU football players were all over the field for the Browns-Bengals matchup in Cleveland for the “Battle of Ohio.” Joe Burrow threw his first NFL touchdown pass in the game.

Saints making final preps before facing Raiders on Monday Night Football

The Saints are making their final preparations before flying to Las Vegas to face the Raiders in a stadium being called the "Death Star” by head coach Jon Gruden and many others.

La. Sports Hall of Fame announces 2021 induction class

There is quite the class for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame for 2021 with big names all over the place. One of those big names is former East Ascension and LSU superstar defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey.

Edwards-Helaire looks to build on Week 1 success when Chiefs take on Chargers on WAFB-TV

Former LSU star running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire will be looking to build on his explosive NFL debut when the Kansas City Chiefs travel to Southern California to take on the Los Angeles Chargers in Week 2.

Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas & two other Saints miss practice

Former Catholic High RB Warrick Dunn nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Peyton Manning, Charles Woodson 2021 Pro Football Hall of Fame candidates

Report: Michael Thomas to miss several weeks with high-ankle injury

LSU WR Ja’Marr Chase officially declares for 2021 NFL Draft

Saints beat Bucs behind big plays in all 3 phases

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow runs for TD in first NFL game but Bengals fall to Chargers

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow threw for nearly 200 yards and got his first NFL touchdown on an explosive run but it was not enough to lift the Cincinnati Bengals over the Los Angeles Chargers.

Brees and Kamara combine to dispatch Brady’s Bucs

Saints take sole possession of first place in the NFC South

Cornerback PJ Williams among inactives for Saints-Bucs game

Bucs vs. Saints, 3:25 p.m. on FOX 8

  Baton Rouge restaurants prepare for Sunday night football

While New Orleans stays in Phase 2, Baton Rouge has officially moved onto Phase 3, meaning local restaurants and businesses can let in more people just in time for football season.

Saints and star RB Alvin Kamara reach 5-year extension

The New Orleans Saints and star running back Alvin Kamara have reached an agreement on a 5-year contract extension according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

Kansas City Chiefs fans boo teams during display of unity against racism, social injustice

The Chiefs chose to stay on the field for the national anthem while the Texans decided to remain in the locker room.

After playing in front of LSU’s average crowd of 100,842, Joe Burrow will make NFL debut in an empty stadium

There will be no fans in attendance at Paul Brown Stadium when Joe Burrow begins his NFL career with the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, Sept. 13.

Two Saints starters listed as out for their matchup with the Bucs

Saints-Bucs can be seen on WVUE-TV FOX 8 at 3:25 p.m. this Sunday

Saints host Tom Brady led Bucs, open as 3.5-point favorites

A NFC South Division clash will kick off the 2020 NFL season for the New Orleans Saints, who open as 3.5 point favorites over the Tom Brady led Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Former LSU RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire shines in NFL debut

Former LSU running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, a rookie with the Kansas City Chiefs, had an explosive NFL debut.

  Chiefs nix headdresses, face paint to start NFL season

The move by the reigning Super Bowl champions has pleased Native Americans as a good first step, but frustrated some of the 17,000 fans who will be in the stands as the team becomes the first to take the field in front of a crowd during the coronavirus pandemic.

Ruiz, Davenport and Gillikin did not practice for Saints

Ruiz, Davenport and Gillikin miss practice for Saints

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow named Bengals captain

Former LSU and now rookie NFL quarterback Joe Burrow has been named one of the seven captains for the Cincinnati Bengals.

Colin Kaepernick added to Madden NFL 21 video game as ‘starting-caliber’ quarterback

EA Sports has announced quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be a free agent player in Madden NFL 21.

Saints, Pelicans owner Gayle Benson makes Forbes list of richest people in America

The 73-year-old came in at number 249 with a net worth of $3.3 billion.

Kamara disputes missing practice as part of contract holdout

Kamara is in the final year of his rookie contract

  Sean Fazende analyzes the Saints 53-man roster

Saints have two punters on the roster for now

Saints sign 15 players to practice squad

The New Orleans Saints have signed 15 players to their practice squad the team announced on Sunday, Sept. 6. The maximum a team can have for the 2020 season is 16.

REPORT: Clowney signs 1-year deal with Titans

Defensive end Jadeveon Clowney has finally found a team, despite a last ditch effort by the New Orleans Saints. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport the former South Carolina Gamecock will sign a 1-year deal with the Tennessee Titans worth more than $12 million.

Players with La. connections waived by NFL teams

Several football players with connections to Louisiana were waived by NFL teams on Saturday, September 5.

REPORT: Former LSU CB Tre’Davious White signs 4-yr., $69M extension with Bills

Former LSU cornerback Tre’Davious White will be staying with the Buffalo Bills for a while longer, the team announced via Twitter on Saturday.

Saints announce 53-man roster

The New Orleans Saints have gotten down to their 53-man roster. They announced the final 17 cuts on Saturday, September 5.

  Fournette gone but Chark and Chaisson give LSU strong NFL presence in Jacksonville

Star running back Leonard Fournette may have moved on to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but there’s still a very strong LSU presence in Jacksonville in the form of wide receiver DJ Chark and linebacker K'Lavon Chaisson.

Saints quarterback Jameis Winston staying focused and making an impression

Winston progressing and impressing

Former LSU RB Leonard Fournette signing with Bucs after release from Jaguars

Former LSU running back Leonard Fournette is joining the Tampa Bay Bucs after being released from the Jacksonville Jaguars. Fournette tweeted about the move on Wednesday.

  Alvin Kamara returns to practice on Wednesday

Kamara’s last three absences from practice were reportedly unexcused and contract-related

Report: Payton and Kamara clear the air

It was reported earlier in the week that the Saints are open to trading Kamara.

Saints, Pelicans owner Gayle Benson visits practice after sharing she tested positive for COVID-19

New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner, Gayle Benson, was in attendance at practice Wednesday, Sept. 2 just days after disclosing she tested positive for COVID-19.

NFL receiver Trey Quinn starts GoFundMe to help hometown after Hurricane Laura

Washington Football Team wide receiver Trey Quinn wanted to use his connections as a professional football player to aid his hometown of Lake Charles, Louisiana, in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. Quinn elected to use GoFundMe while teaming up with the United Way.

State approves fans returning to Saints games, team releases plan

The New Orleans Saints sent out guidelines Tuesday regarding how the team could reopen the Superdome to fans this upcoming NFL season during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bengals officialy announce Mixon’s 4-year extension

The star Bengals running back is now signed through the 2024 season.

Report: Saints Alvin Kamara with unexcused absences from practice, believed to be contract related

Report: Kamara absence is contract related

  ’Maybe the most complicated player in Jaguars history’ - What went wrong for Leonard Fournette in Jacksonville?

There was obviously too much drama for the Jacksonville Jaguars to endure, as the team cut former LSU running back Leonard Fournette on Monday after just three seasons. What exactly went wrong?

Saints defensive coordinator Dennis Allen impressed with secondary

Saints defensive coordinator impressed with secondary

Saints running back Dwayne Washington placed on reserve/COVID-19 list

Running back Dwayne Washington placed on reserve/COVID-19 list

  Sean Payton ‘encouraged’ by Saints quarterback room

All three quarterbacks bring a different style of play to the position and the offense, which head coach Sean Payton sees as an asset to the team, and is also impressed with all three guys.

Tre’Quan Smith ready to prove his talent, consistency and health

Tre'Quan Smith has tons of potential, but he has to remain healthy to put it on display when it matters.

Bengals march to Freedom Center to address social justice

The Cincinnati Bengals, coaches and staff marched from Paul Brown Stadium Saturday to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to address the public on social justice.

Bengals Quarterback Joe Burrow: ‘How can you hear the pain Black people are going through and dismiss it as nothing’

The NFL's top draft pick is among athletes globally speaking out about racial injustice in light of police shooting Jacob Blake in Wisconsin.

Sean Payton provides extensive comments on Saints’ Jacob Blake tribute

The Saints practiced Thursday at the team facility with a unified showing of support for Jacob Blake, the Wisconsin man shot by police. Each player’s helmet is normally adorned with their name on a strip of tape but instead, each helmet featured Blake’s name.

Saints hold practice with Jacob Blake’s name on players’ helmets

Several NFL teams called off practice Thursday, August 27, in a way of speaking out about the shooting of a Black man by police in Wisconsin but the New Orleans Saints took a different approach in making a statement.

Saints defense continues to build winning culture

The confidence of the Saints' defense seems to be at an all-time high.

Erik McCoy learning two positions this Saints camp

McCoy is entering year 2 with the Saints

Lawyers: NFL concussion awards discriminate against Blacks

Dementia tests in the NFL concussion litigation allow doctors to use different baseline standards for Black and white retired players, making it more difficult for Blacks to show injury and qualify for awards, lawyers for two ex-players argued in court filings Tuesday.

  Cleveland Browns WR Odell Beckham Jr. ‘just ready to go'

Browns star says he's in a great place, mentally and physically

Rookie TE Tommy Stevens “respects” Taysom Hill’s game

Stevens played quarterback at Mississippi State

Former LSU safety Grant Delpit tears Achilles at Browns practice; likely out for season

Former LSU safety Grant Delpit, a second round pick of the Cleveland Browns, tore his Achilles during practice on Monday, August 24, the team has confirmed.

PJ Williams’ versatility within defense continues to shine

Saints defensive back P.J. Williams continues to wear many hats within the defense.

  Cook relishing another year with Brees as his QB

Cook caught 9 TD passes in 2019

  Saints Monday practice report: Ruiz finally works with Brees playing center

Saints will take Tuesday off

Report: Saints release linebacker Nigel Bradham

The Saints signed Bradham in early August to a 1-year deal

  NFL has 77 apparently false positive COVID-19 tests from lab

The NFL revealed Sunday that several positive COVID-19 tests were found a day earlier by one of its testing partners.

Bengals head coach talks about Joe Burrow’s adjustment and adaptation abilities

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow continues to work on getting better to try to help get the Cincinnati Bengals out of the basement of the NFL.

  Bennie Fowler turnaround catch turns heads at Saints Saturday practice

Saints will conduct 14 padded practices during camp

Former LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss waived by Washington

The Washington Football Team has waived former LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss but the organization added the move is procedural and he will be placed on injured reserve if he clears waivers.

  Coach Payton and the Saints focusing on possible hurricane threats

Saints monitoring the Gulf of Mexico

Detroit Lions will not allow fans in stadium for Oct. 4 Saints game

The Detroit Lions will not allow fans into Ford Field at least through its first two home games. The Saints play at Detoit on Oct. 4.

Saints continue padded practices on Airline Drive

Saints will conduct 14 padded practice this camp