Posts Tagged ‘Malcolm Jenkins’

New Orleans Gets to .500 with 38-17 Win Over Oakland

The Saints race to getting back to possible playoff contention in the NFC continued Sunday with a rousing 38-17 win over the Oakland Raiders. Drew Brees fired three touchdown passes and Malcolm Jenkins returned an interception for another score to get the Saints back to .500. The Saints began the year 0-4, and since then […]

Saints Gab Week Six NFL Preview – New Orleans at Tampa Bay

WHEN THE SAINTS HAVE THE BALL Drew Brees (1769 passing yards, 12 TD, 5 INT) had four touchdown passes to a pair of interceptions against the Buccaneers a season ago, and for his career he has thrown for 2,687 yards with 22 scoring strikes and nine interceptions in 11 games against Tampa Bay. Brees has […]

Status of Saints safety Darren Sharper

When Sharper returns, what will happen to the team’s current starting free safety, Malcolm Jenkins? Darren Sharper reportedly participated in Wednesday’s practice for the first time this season. Sporting a brace on his left knee, the Pro Bowl safety and huge fan favorite was just removed from the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) List this […]

Saints defense looking to make an early statement vs Vikings

The Saints began practice for the upcoming regular season on Sunday with a new attitude. Eager to put their successes from 2009 behind them, the team has already switched gears and turned their focus to the tough opponents waiting in line to dethrone them, starting with the Minnesota Vikings. Even though they are the defending […]

Can the Saints Defense Have a Repeat Performance in 2010?

Last year, the New Orleans Saints Defense shocked the football world. Not since the reign of the infamous Dome Patrol has there been anything close to resembling a valid defensive unit as a whole in New Orleans. Teams literally dominated the black and gold’s D, torching the corners and bulldozing the defensive front at will. […]

Thoughts from Saints mini-camp

Saints First Round Draft Pick Patrick Robinson Saints coach Sean Payton sat down with reporters this past weekend and gave some first impressions from the Saints’ rookie mini camp. Payton discusses his draft choices, the rookies trying to make the cut, signing Darren Sharper, and touches on the Vicodin scandal plauging the team right now. […]