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New Orleans Saints vs. San Diego Chargers Preview and Prediction

By John La Fleur, 6 months 3 weeks ago
New Orleans limps into this game after dropping its third game of this young season. The Saints let a chance to force a four-way tie in the NFC South slip through their hands on Monday night.   San Diego choked away a 17-point lead in the fourth quarter in Week 1. Two weeks later, the Chargers allowed the game-winning touchdown in the final two minutes. Both losses occurred on the road....

Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints Preview and Prediction

By John La Fleur, 7 months 17 hours ago
This decade-old rivalry will be renewed just as it was 10 years ago: in the third game of the season, in the Superdome and on “Monday Night Football.” It also marked the formal return of the Saints to New Orleans after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. That contest showed the rest of the NFL that the Saints intended to serve as more than just a feel-good story. They throttled...

New Orleans Saints vs. New York Giants Preview and Prediction

By Andrew Dellapina, 7 months 1 week ago
Sean Payton’s gamble to run a surprise onside kick in Super Bowl XLIV will forever be remembered as a defining moment for the New Orleans Saints. Last weekend Payton got a taste of his own medicine, as the head coach on the other sideline made a gutsy decision to go for two with the game on the line. Jack Del Rio’s call worked out and the Raiders beat the Saints 35-34.   In...

Why You Must Start DeSean Jackson and Other WR/TE Start/Sit Fantasy Advice For Week 2

By Michael Horvath, 7 months 1 week ago
Some surprises, both the good and bad kind, in Week 1 in terms of fantasy performances by wide receivers and tight ends. Before we look ahead to Week 2, let’s see how my Week 1 advice fared.   Good Calls...   Start Donte Moncrief (12.4 fantasy points) – The Colts' offense is going to score A LOT of points this year.   Sit Jarvis Landry (5.9 FP) – Landry...

Oakland Raiders vs. New Orleans Saints Preview and Prediction

By John La Fleur, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The Black and Gold opens the franchise's 50th year of its NFL existence by hosting the Silver and Black. Both teams look to improve on their 7-9 records in 2015. The Raiders seek their first winning season since playing in Super Bowl XXXVII after winning the AFC in 2002. The Saints are determined to qualify for the playoffs after a two-year absence.   The Saints lead the...

NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About NFC South Teams

By Athlon Sports, 8 months 2 weeks ago
Carolina came up short in its quest to win a Super Bowl, but the three-time defending NFC South champion is very much a threat to play on Super Sunday again. New Orleans still has the offense to be a contender, but the Saints’ success could once again hinge on the defense. Tampa Bay has a new head coach tasked with assisting Jameis Winston in his development, while Matt Ryan and Atlanta...

2014 NFL Mock Draft: A look back

By Braden Gall, 8 months 3 weeks ago
We look back at our projections (some hits, some misses) for all 32 picks of the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

New Orleans Saints 2016 Team Preview and Prediction

By Athlon Sports, 9 months 2 weeks ago
We know the New Orleans Saints can amass yards and points. What we don’t know is if they can stop anyone from doing the same.   Defense will once again determine the Saints’ season, as it seemingly has every year in the Sean Payton-Drew Brees era. The responsibility for improving the league’s 31st-ranked unit falls on Dennis Allen, the fifth defensive coordinator in...

2016 NFL Training Camp Dates and Locations

By Mark Ross, 9 months 2 weeks ago
The calendar has turned to July, which means it’s almost time for the NFL to get back to business. The regular season doesn’t start until Sept. 8, but teams will open training camp later this month, officially starting the path for what eventually will lead to Super Bowl LI in NRG Stadium in Houston on Feb. 5, 2017.   NFL fans will get the chance to see the 2016 edition of...

Detroit Lions vs. New Orleans Saints Preview and Prediction

By John La Fleur, 1 year 4 months ago
If not for the fact that this is the Monday night game, there would really be no reason to tune into this matchup between the Detroit Lions and the New Orleans Saints. The Lions (4-9) were mathematically eliminated from playoff contention after last week's road loss to the Rams. All they are playing for at this point is pride, draft positioning and trying to avoid double-digit losses. ...