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Saints linebacker Kaden Elliss activated off Covid 19/ reserve list

Saints LB Kaden Elliss & LS Zach Wood put on Covid 19/reserve list

  Saints head coach says hotel doesn’t take away all risk

Sean Payton explains ‘mini bubble’ decision

Saints linebacker DeMario Davis discusses season ahead

Saints release defensive tackle Taylor Stallworth

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Saints Update: Team creates “mini-bubble” at downtown hotel, Raiders say no fans at week 2 game

Saints players complete their week of COVID-19 testing with zero positive tests

Saints trim roster with multiple moves

Drew Brees discusses backlash, upcoming Saints season

AUDIO: Brees: ‘This year is going to be about something much bigger than football’

Report: Saints sign linebacker Nigel Bradham

Saints coach Sean Payton: There’s ‘nothing’ about this that’s like training camp

Sean Payton opens up about the challenges ahead for training camp

Saints making necessary coronavirus precautions ahead of training camp

The Saints prepare for a training camp unlike any other.

Sean Payton calls preseason format “antithesis of training camp”

Sean Payton spoke for the first time since the NFL announced the change in format and protocols for teams returning to their facilities in preparation for the 2020 season and dissatisfied with multiple elements of the situation.

Drew Brees says he’s trying to avoid pre-snap ritual as coronavirus looms over NFL season

Brees is trying to ween himself from a ritual he has been doing for years: licking his fingers.

Saints general manager Mickey Loomis discusses unprecedented training camp

Saints training camp starts with lack of usual excitement

Saints tight end Cole Wick & Jason Vander Laan opt out of 2020 season due to Covid 19 concerns

Goodell sends letter to NFL fans explaining plans for season

  Drew Brees announces $5M donation to build healthcare centers in La.

Saints finalize signings of 2020 draft class

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

NFL players report to training camp July 28

Saints rookies and veterans report for COVID-19 testing early this upcoming week

Players need to test negative twice before being allowed in Saints facility

After Further Review: 53-man Saints roster projection

Sean Fazende gives his pre-training camp Saints roster projection.

NFL, NFLPA reach agreement on COVID-19 adjustments

An agreement has been reached between the NFL and NFLPA about adjustments to the CBA during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, according to reports.

Saints announce cancellation of their four preseason games

On Friday, July 24, the New Orleans Saints announced the cancellation of their four preasons games for the 2020 NFL season. The decision was made after discussions between the NFL and the NFLPA.

Raiders announce no fans will be in attendance for 2020 season

Raiders will play host to the Saints in week 2 of the regular season

NFL requires all fans to wear face coverings at 2020 games, officials announce

All NFL fans will be required to wear face coverings when attending games this season, a league spokesman announced Wednesday, July 22.

REPORT: NFLPA tells players there’ll be no preseason

The NFLPA has confirmed there will not be any preseason games and other changes for 2020, according to a CBSSports.com report.

Players plead with NFL to address health, safety concerns

NFL players are publicly pleading with the league to address several health and safety concerns on the eve of training camp.

NFL players will receive daily COVID-19 tests the first two weeks of training camp

Training camps begin around the NFL on July 28

Report: NFL now proposing a one game preseason

NFL and NFLPA discuss upcoming season due to COVID-19

Drew Brees tweets his concerns about the upcoming season

New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees took to social media Sunday, July 19, to voice his concerns about the upcoming season.

NFL announces training camp reporting dates

Clubs can have rookies report as early as July 21, with vets for all 32 clubs due in camp July 28

Saints DE Cam Jordan remains excited about upcoming season

Saints defensive end Cam Jordan says even amidst the uncertainty of NFL safety protocols, he's excited to rejoin his team at the facility, eventually.

  Tom Benson competency case back in court; judge refuses request to unseal records

A New Orleans judge refused a request to unseal records related to a competency hearing five years ago on the late Tom Benson.

Saints season ticket holders opt out of 2020 ahead of much uncertainty

Some Saints season ticket holders say they will break tradition and roll over their tickets to the 2021 season.

Saints preparing season ticket holders for few fans in Superdome

In a major sign that there will be few fans in attendance at Saints games in 2020.

  ’It hurt’ - Moore says Brees’ national anthem comments will linger for awhile; talks about pandemic affects on NFL

Former Saints wide receiver Lance Moore joined WAFB-TV’s Jacques Doucet for an hour-long Zoom interview to discuss a number of topics, including recent comments by Drew Brees about players kneeling during the national anthem and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Report: NFL to scrap two preseason games

The NFL is reportedly canceling two preseason games due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to Pro Football Talk.

WATCH: Cam Jordan surprises Saints super fan living in isolation in assisted living facility

The surprise phone call brought her to tears

First eight rows of Superdome will be covered to protect from coronavirus

The NFL announced Thursday that all stadiums, including the Mercedes-Benz Superdome will be mandated to cover its first eight rows to protect coaches, players and other staff from coronavirus.

PFF ranks Saints roster at No. 2 for upcoming season

Pro Football Focus (PFF), a website that focuses on a thorough analysis of the NFL, released its roster rankings list. The New Orleans Saints came in at second, right behind the Baltimore Ravens.

Saints’ Malcolm Jenkins: Football is “nonessential business” during coronavirus

New Orleans Saints player Malcolm Jenkins said football is a “nonessential business” during an interview with CNN on Thursday morning. He stressed he is not comfortable returning to the field with so many uncertainties.

Jahri Evans and Roman Harper selected as 2020 members of the Saints HOF

Saints drafted Harper and Evans in 2006

Malcolm Jenkins views conversation with Drew Brees as microcosm of what country needs

Three weeks after Drew Brees’ initial comments about kneeling during the national anthem in lieu of George Floyd’s death drew the ire of many teammates and fellow athletes, one of the main critics, Malcolm Jenkins, is viewing the conversation as a positive.

  Fauci: ‘Football may not happen this year’

The prediction comes even as the NFL and NCAA are ramping up for fall ball.

Saints offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael excited for QB room

Saints offensive coordinator goes in depth on quarterbacks.

Saints excited for running back group in 2020

Alvin Kamara leads Saints running backs in 2020

Saints’ Malcolm Jenkins joins CNN as social justice contributor

New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins is joining CNN as a contributor focusing on racial and social justice.

Saints wide receivers offer a mix of experience and youth

Saints wide receiver group

Saints tight ends have talent, depth and versatility

Saints added to their tight end group in 2020

Saints plan to wait until training camp for coaches to return

The NFL continues to beging the 2020 season on time, starting with training camp. While there is no timetable for players to return to their team facilities, coaches are allowed to do so as of Friday, June 5th but the Saints are holding off.

Dennis Allen confident veteran leadership will guide Saints through turbulence

Saints defensive coordinator Dennis Allen spoke to the media via videoconference Monday and provided insight on how the team is handling the initially-divisive comments “I think the fact that we have got a veteran team allows us to handle these types of situations a lot better."

NFL gives teams planner for total reopening of facilities

In a lengthy four-part memo to the clubs written by Commissioner Roger Goodell and approved by the NFL Players Association, the league described protocols focusing on screening, testing, infection prevention and treatment for COVID-19, including response for new infections.

Drew Brees’ wife, Brittany, posts emotional statement on Instagram: ‘We are sorry’

“WE ARE THE PROBLEM. I write this with tears in my eyes and I hope you all hear our hearts. "

Brees responds to President Trump

Brees responds to the President

Saints offensive line coach Dan Roushar talks offseason development

Saints offensive line coach Dan Roushar talks about his position group.

President Trump addresses Drew Brees’ latest statements on kneeling

"I am a big fan of Drew Brees. I think he’s truly one of the greatest quarterbacks, but he should not have taken back his original stance on honoring our magnificent American Flag," President Trump said.

Saints’ Thomas and Lattimore among players calling for NFL to admit silencing players in peaceful protests

The minute long video called “A message on behalf of the NFL” that was posted to Thomas’ Instagram Thursday night features Odell Beckham Jr., Tyrann Mathieu, Ezekiel Elliot, Patrick Mahomes and many others.

Drew Brees posts new apology to Instagram following national anthem comments

Saints quarterback Drew Brees has issued a second apology Thursday, June 4 following his comments about criticizing national anthem protests.

Drew Brees takes to social media to apologize for comments on protests

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has taken to social media to apologize for comments he made regarding protests of the National Anthem.

Current and former Saints speak out against Drew Brees’ comments

Drew Brees' comments against kneeling during the national anthem have a divisive effect on the Saints.

Saints fan burns #9 jersey after QB says he will never agree with players who kneel during national anthem

The New Orleans Saints quarterback announced Wednesday, June 3 that he will continue his stance against players who kneel during the national anthem before NFL games.

Drew Brees’ comments about kneeling during national anthem anger fellow players

New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees said he will continue his stance against players who kneel during the national anthem before NFL games.

NFL tells teams they must hold training camps at home

Ten NFL teams practice away from their facilities for training camp

Superdome provides glimpse of what football season could look like during COVID-19

New Orleans Saints games may have a different feel this season. Social distancing guidelines put a big cap on the number of fans in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome if they are let in at all. The Superdome's management just wrapped up a meeting.

Former Saints teammates Marques Colston and Steve Gleason reunite through charity

Marques Colston, partial owner of Main Squeeze Juice Company, and Team Gleason team up for ALS Awareness Month.

Saints announce 2020 preseason schedule

The New Orleans Saints have announced their 2020 preseason schedule, with three of the four games airing on WAFB.

Saints sign OL James Hurst

Saints sign versatile offensive lineman

Saints punter Thomas Morstead becomes author of new book

Saints punter becomes author

Saints place Noah Spence on reserve/non football injury list

Saints place Spence on non football/reserve list.

  Despite any certainty about fans in stadiums, more than a hundred people sign up for Vegas trip to see Saints play

Juliet Pappalardo, though, hasn’t traveled in months, and even with so much uncertainty about the future of travel, she signed up for a trip to see the Saints play in Las Vegas.

Saints sign linebacker Anthony Chickillo to one-year deal

Saints sign Anthony Chickillo

Michael Thomas embraces Michael Jordan similarities

Thomas appreciates Michael Jordan similarities

Date and time announced for Saints preseason home opener

Saints will host the Texans in Week 3 of the preseason

Montgomery sees perfect fit with Saints

Ty Montgomery excited about opportunity ahead in New Orleans

Saints sign running back Ty Montgomery

Saints sign Ty Montgomery

Saints sign reserve tackle Patrick Omameh

Saints sign reserve tackle Patrick Omameh