BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Bayou Country Superfest organizers, sponsors and supporters have deemed the star-studded music festival a success, saying it drew more than 85,000 people to LSU's Tiger Stadium over the Memorial Day weekend. Superfest producer Quint Davis says the event will return next year, again over the... more »
Associated Press Writer Drew Brees has another prize to put next to his Super Bowl MVP trophy: He's the cover model for this year's edition of the "Madden NFL" video game. EA Sports announced Thursday that the New Orleans Saints quarterback would be featured on the front of "Madden NFL... more »
RANCHO SANTA FE, Calif. (AP) - Drew Brees is enjoying the perks
of being the Super Bowl MVP.
The New Orleans Saints quarterback played in a pro-am with Jack
Nicklaus, was invited to play with Arnold Palmer - he had to pass
because he was... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A memoir by New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees will be going on sale the week before Gov. Bobby Jindal's autobiography. Tyndale House Publishers - a Christian publisher that added inspirational and motivational sports stories to its mix in 2007 - announced Wednesday that it plans... more »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels is flying a New Orleans Saints flag outside his Statehouse office after losing a friendly Super Bowl wager with Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal. Daniels' office says in a statement that the flag went on display Tuesday in the Statehouse atrium, where it will... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Close to 100 passengers on a United Airlines flight spent an extra night in New Orleans because of heavy traffic as a result of the parade honoring the Super Bowl-winning Saints, the airline said Wednesday. The flight to Los Angeles was supposed to leave at 7:18... more »
They're still headed to the playoffs but some Saints fans are still in shock after this weekend's upset by the Dallas Cowboys.
The Saints fell behind early in last night's game. Quarterback Drew Brees says the team was unable to find its rhythm.
Most fans we talked to... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Quarterback Drew Brees will soon be presiding over a new krewe.
The New Orleans Saints player - already considered royalty by many in this football-crazed city - has been named King of Bacchus.
Brees made the announcement via Twitter on Saturday. It was later... more »