The ground rules were set yesterday. When compiling the "New Orleans Saints Top 20 Players of All-Time" list, it was determined that if you played 6 seasons or less, the best you could do is share a spot with someone with similar years of service. Yesterday, it was early 80's running back George Rogers, and turn-of-the-millennium safety Sammy Knight, coming in at number 20. Today, it's a couple of Miami Hurricane alum who gave the Saints ten years of great service. Here's your combined #19...
July 11, 2016
Following the first back-to-back losing seasons in Sean Payton's career, the Super Bowl winning coach has recently been more transparent with the media than at any other time during his decade in New Orleans. And a good example of that occurred yesterday when Payton admitted the severe lack of leadership on the field, and in the locker room, following the exodus of veterans Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith, Malcolm Jenkins and Roman Harper among others. Here's Payton's take on the situation.
June 10, 2016
Four of the New Orleans Saints who were among the players exhorted by former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams to go after certain 49ers players during January's NFC playoff semifinal have been suspended by the NFL, a cautionary tale that terrible consequences can ensue when good people do questionable things.