Posts Tagged ‘deuce mcallister’

Former RB Deuce McAllister, Owner Tom Benson Latest Saints HOF Inductees

Former running back Deuce McAllister and Saints owner Tom Benson have been elected to the Saints Hall of Fame. The hall, which runs independently from the club, made the announcement on Friday. Formal inductions are scheduled Sept. 21. McAllister played eight seasons for the Saints after they made him a first-round pick out of Mississippi […]

Should the Saints Keep Veteran RB McAllister?

One of the questions that I kept hearing this season was why didn’t the Saints use RB Deuce McAllister more. There were several third and short situations where McAllister represented the best option but Coach Payton didn’t use him. There were also games where the Saints ran a few plays with McAllister and then seemed […]

Week 10 Preview: New Orleans at Atlanta

Who would have ever thought nine weeks into the NFL season that the Atlanta Falcons would be one game better than the New Orleans Saints? That’s the case as we stand heading into the Saints-Falcons week 10 battle, as the 5-3 Falcons get ready for a Georgia Dome showdown with the Saints in what should […]

McAllister and Others to Face Suspension for Positive Drug Test

The issues that came out Friday surrounding players testing positive for a drug on the NFL’s list of prohibited substances will eventually lead to suspensions. One player that will be on that list is Saints RB Deuce McAllister, who according to the Time-Picayune will face a four-game suspension in the near future. The story is […]

Gridiron Gabbin w/ Our NFL Insider Lloyd Vance

Week 8 is less than 24 hours away, and our NFL Insider – Lloyd Vance is back on NFLGridironGab.com with his news and notes around the league. Lloyd, who runs www.takingit2thehouse.com joins us each week to talk about all the hot topics in the league, and give his views and insight as to what is […]

Week 8 Preview: San Diego at New Orleans

The NFL’s second regular season game in London takes place this Sunday, as the 3-4 San Diego Chargers square off with the 3-4 New Orleans Saints. Both teams come in after a loss Sunday, and both teams need a win to keep pace with their division leaders. The Saints were pounded in Carolina last Sunday, […]

Returning McAllister Helps Saints Top Niners 31-17

Sure, they’re battered and they’ve lost two in a row. The number one receiver, the number one tight end, and the starting fullback were all out. One of the mainstays on the offensive line was suspended this week and another had been hurt last week. No team had been able to throw for more than […]

How Truly Healthy are the Saints?

Some would say that the 2008 season for the New Orleans Saints depends on the health of or more specifically, the return of health for key players. Unfortunately, health has been an issue on both offense and defense. Depending on what happens in the next 6 weeks, could be make or break for New Orleans. […]