Posts Tagged ‘gregg-williams’

Williams Instructed Saints During Speech to Injure Niner Players

A newly released recording purports to capture former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams telling players to “put a lick” on San Francisco’s Kyle Williams to see if the receiver has lingering effects from an earlier concussion. Filmmaker Sean Pamphilon, who had access to Saints meetings for a documentary on football, has posted the audio on […]

NFL Suspends Saints Coach Sean Payton For a Year, Loomis 8 Games

The Saints punishment was handed down by the league today, and it’s one that comes with a heavy price. The NFL has suspended coach Sean Payton for a full year, general manager Mickey Loomis was also hit with an 8-game suspension, and former defensive coordiantor Gregg Williams, now with the Rams, has been suspended indefinitely. […]

New Orleans Saints Owner and Coach In NY This Weekend – Meeting with Roger Goodell Next?

WVUE-8 reported Sunday night that Saints owner Tom Benson and Coach Sean Payton were spotted in Manhattan over the weekend, raising speculation the pair may be in New York to meet with NFL officials regarding the alleged “pay for performance” scheme the league says New Orleans employed from 2009 to 2011. Neither Saints officials nor […]

Saints DC Gregg Williams Leaves the Team to Join the Rams

In a move that was expected to happen once the Saints were done with the playoffs, Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams is heading to St.Louis to join old pal Jeff Fisher and the Rams as their new DC. Williams and Fisher go way back, as he worked for Fisher with the Houston Oilers/Tennessee Titans in […]

No Word on the Interest of Gregg Williams for the Titans Coaching Job

Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams’ name likely will surface as a possible candidate for the Titans’ coaching job because of his ties to the organization according to Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune. But it’s unclear whether Williams would be interested in returning to the franchise where he spent more than a decade as […]

Saints Winning Streak Ends With 30-24 Loss at Baltimore

This certainly was a game which the Saints had a legitimate shot of winning. Their second possession was strong and productive to get them on the board early and they even rallied from behind 21-7 to tie the game up at 24. Although the run game of the Ravens carried them today, the Saints had […]

Saints Defense Quietly Making Some Noise; Sharper Adds Spark

Sharper, Saints Pass Defense Ranks 1st I don’t want anyone to get me wrong on this.  Statistically, the Saints defense has been playing extremely well this entire season. Currently, it is ranked 3rd overall. It’s 1st in pass defense, 3rd in yards allowed, 5th in points allowed, and 17th against the rush. I don’t think […]

Saints Name Gregg Williams as New Defensive Coordinator

The Saints have themselves a new defensive coordinator, and it’s a name that they hope will able to turn around a unit that has struggled the past two seasons – Gregg Williams. Williams got the position on Thursday morning, but terms of the deal were not immediately available. He has more than enough experience and […]