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  • Saints Exploring Possibilities For Newly Acquired Peterson

    Saints Exploring Possibilities For Newly Acquired Peterson

    Friday, May 26 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-05-26 21:05:03 GMT
    Saints RB Adrian Peterson (Photo Credit: Advocate Staff Photo)Saints RB Adrian Peterson (Photo Credit: Advocate Staff Photo)

    METAIRIE, La. (AP) - Adrian Peterson is learning what it's like to play in an offense that won't feature him.      Then again, this is exactly what arguably the greatest running back of his generation signed up for when he agreed to play with the New Orleans Saints and prolific passer Drew Brees.      "I think he's looking forward to that," Saints fullback John Kuhn said after Thursday's voluntary offseason practice, the first with veterans that

    METAIRIE, La. (AP) - Adrian Peterson is learning what it's like to play in an offense that won't feature him.      Then again, this is exactly what arguably the greatest running back of his generation signed up for when he agreed to play with the New Orleans Saints and prolific passer Drew Brees.      "I think he's looking forward to that," Saints fullback John Kuhn said after Thursday's voluntary offseason practice, the first with veterans that

  • Vilma, Nicks Inducted Into Saints Hall Of Fame

    Vilma, Nicks Inducted Into Saints Hall Of Fame

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-05-23 17:08:55 GMT
    Saints Hall Of Fame Inductee Jonathan Vilma (Photo Credit: The Advocate)Saints Hall Of Fame Inductee Jonathan Vilma (Photo Credit: The Advocate)
    The media selection committee of the Saints Hall of Fame has selected G Carl Nicks and LB Jonathan Vilma for induction in 2017. Saints Administrative Director Jay Romig, an employee in his 41st year with the Saints organization is the 2017 recipient of the Joe Gemelli “Fleur-De-Lis” Award, given yearly to a person who has contributed to the betterment of the Saints organization. Nicks, 6-5, 349, was originally selected by New Orleans in the fifth round of the 2008 NF...
    The media selection committee of the Saints Hall of Fame has selected G Carl Nicks and LB Jonathan Vilma for induction in 2017. Saints Administrative Director Jay Romig, an employee in his 41st year with the Saints organization is the 2017 recipient of the Joe Gemelli “Fleur-De-Lis” Award, given yearly to a person who has contributed to the betterment of the Saints organization. Nicks, 6-5, 349, was originally selected by New Orleans in the fifth round of the 2008 NF...
  • Saints Brass, Players, Alumni To Play In Saints Hall Of Fame Celebrity Golf Classic

    Saints Brass, Players, Alumni To Play In Saints Hall Of Fame Celebrity Golf Classic

    Friday, May 12 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-05-12 20:17:13 GMT
    Saints HC Sean Payton (Photo Credit: Advocate File Photo)Saints HC Sean Payton (Photo Credit: Advocate File Photo)
    The 26th annual Saints Hall of Fame Celebrity Golf Classic is set for Monday, May 22 at 9 a.m. at Chateau Golf and Country Club at 3600 Chateau Blvd. in Kenner. All media are welcome to attend the event to provide coverage with Sean Payton, Mickey Loomis, current Saints players and prominent former Saints players participating. The event is a taste of New Orleans, with 21 restaurants catering on-course, including a restaurant on every hole. An awards luncheon follows in the clu...
    The 26th annual Saints Hall of Fame Celebrity Golf Classic is set for Monday, May 22 at 9 a.m. at Chateau Golf and Country Club at 3600 Chateau Blvd. in Kenner. All media are welcome to attend the event to provide coverage with Sean Payton, Mickey Loomis, current Saints players and prominent former Saints players participating. The event is a taste of New Orleans, with 21 restaurants catering on-course, including a restaurant on every hole. An awards luncheon follows in the clu...
  • Saints Pick Up Florida LB Alex Anzalone In 3rd Round

    Saints Pick Up Florida LB Alex Anzalone In 3rd Round

    Friday, April 28 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-04-29 02:16:33 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-04-29 02:16:33 GMT
    Florida LB Alex Anzalone (Photo Credit: FloridaGators.com)Florida LB Alex Anzalone (Photo Credit: FloridaGators.com)

    The Saints have finally drafted a linebacker. New Orleans selected Alex Anzalone, an outside linebacker from Florida, with the 76th overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft. Anzalone registered 53 tackles in the first eight games of the 2016 season, but was sidelined at the end of the year with a broken left arm.  Shoulder issues also hampered his freshman year.  However, his athleticism and size made him desirable for the Saints to take, and his ability could make him a steal i...

    The Saints have finally drafted a linebacker. New Orleans selected Alex Anzalone, an outside linebacker from Florida, with the 76th overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft. Anzalone registered 53 tackles in the first eight games of the 2016 season, but was sidelined at the end of the year with a broken left arm.  Shoulder issues also hampered his freshman year.  However, his athleticism and size made him desirable for the Saints to take, and his ability could make him a steal i...

  • Saints Trade Up To Get Vols RB Alvin Kamara

    Saints Trade Up To Get Vols RB Alvin Kamara

    Friday, April 28 2017 9:49 PM EDT2017-04-29 01:49:35 GMT
    Tennessee RB Alvin Kamra (Photo Credit: UTSports.com)Tennessee RB Alvin Kamra (Photo Credit: UTSports.com)

    The Saints take a running back in the third round of the NFL Draft. New Orleans, who traded up for the 67th overall pick, selected Alvin Kamara from the University of Tennessee. Kamara, who transferred to Tennessee after playing at Alabama, is the first offensive backfield player taken by the Saints in the 2017 Draft.  Kamara led the SEC in receiving yards (392) and receiving touchdowns (4) during the 2016 season. However, his collegiate career was hampered by knee injuries wh...

    The Saints take a running back in the third round of the NFL Draft. New Orleans, who traded up for the 67th overall pick, selected Alvin Kamara from the University of Tennessee. Kamara, who transferred to Tennessee after playing at Alabama, is the first offensive backfield player taken by the Saints in the 2017 Draft.  Kamara led the SEC in receiving yards (392) and receiving touchdowns (4) during the 2016 season. However, his collegiate career was hampered by knee injuries wh...

  • Saints Go Offensive, Take Wisconsin OL Ryan Ramczyk To Close First Round

    Saints Go Offensive, Take Wisconsin OL Ryan Ramczyk To Close First Round

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:02:17 GMT
    Saints offensive lineman Ryan Ramczyk (Photo Credit: UWBadgers.com)Saints offensive lineman Ryan Ramczyk (Photo Credit: UWBadgers.com)

    After getting a need early in the first round, the Saints closed out the first night with a luxury.    New Orleans takes Wisconsin offensive lineman Ryan Ramcyzk with the 32nd overall pick in the NFL Draft. The pick was originally for the Patriots but went to New Orleans in the Brandin Cooks trade.

    After getting a need early in the first round, the Saints closed out the first night with a luxury.    New Orleans takes Wisconsin offensive lineman Ryan Ramcyzk with the 32nd overall pick in the NFL Draft. The pick was originally for the Patriots but went to New Orleans in the Brandin Cooks trade.

  • Saints Fill Need With Marshon Lattimore 11th In NFL Draft

    Saints Fill Need With Marshon Lattimore 11th In NFL Draft

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:01 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:01:46 GMT
    Ohio State DB Marshon Lattimore (Photo Credit: OhioStateBuckeyes.com)Ohio State DB Marshon Lattimore (Photo Credit: OhioStateBuckeyes.com)

    For the third consecutive season, the Saints get defensive in the first round.  New Orleans selects cornerback Marshon Lattimore from Ohio State with the 11th overall selection in the NFL Draft. Lattimore is considered the best cornerback in this year’s draft despite injury problems while at Ohio State.

    For the third consecutive season, the Saints get defensive in the first round.  New Orleans selects cornerback Marshon Lattimore from Ohio State with the 11th overall selection in the NFL Draft. Lattimore is considered the best cornerback in this year’s draft despite injury problems while at Ohio State.

  • Peterson Says He's Agreed On 2-Year Contract With Saints

    Peterson Says He's Agreed On 2-Year Contract With Saints

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-04-25 19:18:28 GMT
    Newly Acquired Saints RB Adrian Peterson (Photo Credit: NewOrleansSaints.com)Newly Acquired Saints RB Adrian Peterson (Photo Credit: NewOrleansSaints.com)
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Free-agent running back Adrian Peterson says he has agreed to a two-year contract with the New Orleans Saints.      The Saints have not announced a deal, but Peterson told ESPN in a statement Tuesday that he's agreed to play in New Orleans.      "It goes without saying that the Saints are really solid behind Drew Brees. I feel like my skill set can make them even more dominant as a unit," Peterson said in his statement. "...
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Free-agent running back Adrian Peterson says he has agreed to a two-year contract with the New Orleans Saints.      The Saints have not announced a deal, but Peterson told ESPN in a statement Tuesday that he's agreed to play in New Orleans.      "It goes without saying that the Saints are really solid behind Drew Brees. I feel like my skill set can make them even more dominant as a unit," Peterson said in his statement. "...
  • Report: Saints, RB Adrian Peterson Nearing Deal

    Report: Saints, RB Adrian Peterson Nearing Deal

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:36:50 GMT
    Former All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson (Photo Credit: VIkings.com)Former All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson (Photo Credit: VIkings.com)

    According to multiple sources including ESPN, the New Orleans Saints are close to signing free agent running back Adrian Peterson. Peterson, who spent 10 years in Minnesota, visited the team facility two weeks ago. 

    According to multiple sources including ESPN, the New Orleans Saints are close to signing free agent running back Adrian Peterson. Peterson, who spent 10 years in Minnesota, visited the team facility two weeks ago. 

  • Saints Unveil NFL Preseason Schedule

    Saints Unveil NFL Preseason Schedule

    Monday, April 10 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-04-10 21:24:02 GMT
    Saints celebrate a victory last season against Tampa Bay (Photo Credit: Advocate File Photo)Saints celebrate a victory last season against Tampa Bay (Photo Credit: Advocate File Photo)

    The NFL has announced the 2017 preseason schedule with the Saints, again, facing familiar opponents in exhibition play.  New Orleans will open the four-game slate with Cleveland on the road during the week of August 10-14.

    The NFL has announced the 2017 preseason schedule with the Saints, again, facing familiar opponents in exhibition play.  New Orleans will open the four-game slate with Cleveland on the road during the week of August 10-14.

  • Report: Saints To Release Backup QB Luke McCown

    Report: Saints To Release Backup QB Luke McCown

    Wednesday, April 5 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-04-05 17:31:39 GMT
    Former Saints QB Luke McCown (Photo Credit: Advocate File Photo)Former Saints QB Luke McCown (Photo Credit: Advocate File Photo)

    Less than a week after the Saints found their new backup quarterback, New Orleans parted ways with its old one. Our media partner the Advocate reports that the team is releasing Luke McCown after four seasons with the Saints. 

    Less than a week after the Saints found their new backup quarterback, New Orleans parted ways with its old one. Our media partner the Advocate reports that the team is releasing Luke McCown after four seasons with the Saints. 

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  • Lafayette PD investigate armed robbery at gas station

    Lafayette PD investigate armed robbery at gas station

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-05-30 05:02:06 GMT

    Lafayette police are investigating an armed robbery at the Chevron gas station at the corner of Bertrand Drive and Eraste Landry Road. 

    Lafayette police are investigating an armed robbery at the Chevron gas station at the corner of Bertrand Drive and Eraste Landry Road. 

  • Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Three rescued, one missing when tug sinks

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-05-29 18:40:38 GMT
    Courtesy of MGN OnlineCourtesy of MGN Online
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
    The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 5 a.m. of the tug vessel Crosby Commander taking on water with four people aboard. Three people were able to evacuate to a life raft before the vessel sank.  One crewmember is still missing. The survivors in the life raft were rescued by the good Samaritan motor vessel Andi...
  • Woman killed after car hits mobility scooter

    Woman killed after car hits mobility scooter

    Monday, May 29 2017 12:34 PM EDT2017-05-29 16:34:15 GMT
    Image Credit: MGN OnlineImage Credit: MGN Online

    Louisiana police say a crash involving a car and an electric scooter has killed a woman.  

    Louisiana police say a crash involving a car and an electric scooter has killed a woman.  

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