Posts Tagged ‘pierre-thomas’

Gridiron Gab Week Ten Preview – Atlanta at New Orleans

The Falcons remain perfect as they get set for their week 10 game at New Orleans, and with the way the Saints have played as of late, many feel this will be the week the Falcons fall. Won’t happen. I know, why not? The Saints are finally playing up to the level many are use […]

Saints Get Big Night from Run Game and Defense in 28-13 Win Over Eagles

The Saints got the big plays when they needed them. The Eagles, per usual, shot themselves in the foot when they had the chance. The outcome – a Saints win they were desperate for, topping the Eagles 28-13 to wrap up week nine in the NFL. Philadelphia had their chances to score a huge road […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Saints Survive Wild Finish to Top Bucs 35-28

Putting the ball in the hands of Drew Brees is usually a good thing. Sunday, he took the Saints on his shoulders, leading New Orleans to a wild 35-28 win over the Bucs that came down to the games final play. Tampa Bay appeared to have tied the game when Josh Freeman hit Mike Williams […]

Gridiron Gab NFL Wildcard Weekend Preview – Detroit at New Orleans

So the Lions have gotten over the first hurdle and earned a playoff berth, but now the real measuring stick is before them.  How good are the Lions?  They struggled against good teams this year, got embarrassed on national television two weeks in a row and saw their most high profile player damage his public […]

Saints recap: Brees spreads rock; run game proves effective

Special Contribution by NFL Gridiron Gab Featured Author Adrian Mojia Most of the damage done by the Saints was done by the run game which amassed 195 total yards. Darren Sproles ignited the flame with 2 plays which totaled 50 yards and set up a Lance Moore touchdown. Brees has now gone 36 games with […]

Saints recap: Brees spreads rock; run game proves effective

Special Contribution by NFL Gridiron Gab Featured Author Adrian Mojia Most of the damage done by the Saints was done by the run game which amassed 195 total yards. Darren Sproles ignited the flame with 2 plays which totaled 50 yards and set up a Lance Moore touchdown. Brees has now gone 36 games with […]

Saints Ink Running Back Pierre Thomas to a Four-Year Deal

Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Thursday that the club has agreed to terms on a four-year contract with running back Pierre Thomas. Thomas joined the Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2007, signing with the team out of the University of Illinois and has led the club in rushing over that […]

Injuries Surround the Saints Entering Wild Card Weekend

Just when you thought things were going so well healthwise for the Saints, who just a few games ago saw their injury list  down to only three players, the unthinkable happens.  Going into the game against the Buccaneers Sunday, New Orleans did so without the skill of Marques Colston, Pierre Thomas, Jeremy Shockey, David Thomas, Anthony Hargrove, or […]