Posts Tagged ‘saints’

QB Brees and G Evans Two Key Players to Solving the Saints Salary Cap Issues

Brian McIntyre of Yahoo! Sports writes that the Saints could look to restructuring the contracts of QB Drew Brees and G Jahri Evans in order to free up some much needed cap space. Earlier in the week it was reported that the Saints could be forced to part ways with LB Jonathan Vilma and DE […]

Gridiron Gab Week Thirteen Preview – New Orleans at Atlanta

The Falcons have lost just one game in the 2012 season to date, and Thursday night they get a shot to get revenge on that team, as they play host to the rival New Orleans Saints at the Georgia Dome. The 10-1 Falcons are 5-0 at home, and while there’s been some close games, they […]

Kaepernick Leads the Niners to a 31-21 Win Over Saints in New Orleans

49ers starting QB Alex Smith was not inactive for Sunday’s game vs the Saints. Despite that, he still watched from the sideline, as backup Colin Kaepernick led the team to a huge 31-21 win over the Saints. Kaepernick threw for a touchdown and ran for another, while Ahmad Brooks and Donte Whitner each returned an […]

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – San Francisco at New Orleans

Last season it was maybe the game of the year when the Saints and 49ers dueled it out in the Divisional round of the playoffs. Sunday, the two teams hope they can re-create that kind of excitement when the two teams meet in a huge NFC showdown in the SuperDome in New Orleans. Right now […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – New Orleans at Denver

Two future Hall of Fame QB’s tangle on Sunday night in week eight, as the Saints travel to Denver to take on the AFC West leading Broncos in what could turn into an offensive showcase. The QB battle – Drew Brees for the Saints vs Peyton Manning for the Broncos, two QB’s that fared off […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – San Diego at Cleveland

Coming off the bye, the Chargers head east this week as they take on a Browns team reeling through another season that has turned into a disaster at 1-6. The Chargers are looking to rebound off a historic loss two weeks back when they allowed Peyton Manning and the Broncos to rally from a 24-0 […]