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  • Saints banged-up secondary bracing for Baltimore

    Saints banged-up secondary bracing for Baltimore

    Updated: 5:51 PM 11/20/2014

    METAIRIE - Saints coach Sean Payton says he's not ready to specify how New Orleans plans to shuffle the secondary following the loss of starting free safety Rafael Bush to a season-ending leg injury. The Saints have several candidates to take over for Bush, among them Marcus Ball, a former... (More)
  • Saints place Cooks, Bush on IR, add 3 players

    Saints place Cooks, Bush on IR, add 3 players

    Updated: 5:58 PM 11/18/2014

    NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Saints have placed starting rookie receiver Brandin Cooks and starting free safety Rafael Bush on injured reserve, ending their seasons. The club has also waived running back Edwin Baker and added three new players to its active roster: linebacker Moise Fokou, cornerback Terrence Frederick... (More)
  • Saints without Cooks, Bush during stretch run

    Saints without Cooks, Bush during stretch run

    Updated: 3:32 PM 11/17/2014

    METAIRIE - The New Orleans Saints will have to continue their chase for an NFC South title without a pair of starters: receiver Brandin Cooks and safety Rafael Bush. Agent Jeff Sperbeck says Cooks had surgery on Monday on his broken thumb and that his recovery time is expected to... (More)
  • AP Source: Saints safety Bush has fibula fracture

    AP Source: Saints safety Bush has fibula fracture

    Updated: 11:46 AM 11/17/2014

    METAIRIE - A person familiar with the injury says New Orleans Saints safety Rafael Bush has a fractured fibula in his right leg which will likely be surgically repaired. The person says it remains unclear if Bush will have to miss the rest of the season. The person spoke to... (More)
  • Bengals topple Saints 27-10

    Bengals topple Saints 27-10

    Updated: 5:02 AM 11/17/2014

    NEW ORLEANS - Andy Dalton rebounded from one of the worst outings of his career by passing for three touchdowns, and the Cincinnati Bengals dropped the New Orleans Saints to a second straight loss, 27-10 on Sunday. For Dalton, the game represented a dramatic reversal from a week ago,... (More)
  • Smith, Newman out for Bengals, Meachem for Saints

    Smith, Newman out for Bengals, Meachem for Saints

    Updated: 11:43 AM 11/16/2014

    NEW ORLEANS - The Cincinnati Bengals have scratched starting right tackle Andre Smith and starting cornerback Terrence Newman for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints. New Orleans has scratched receiver Robert Meachem, who also missed last week's loss to San Francisco with an ankle injury. Meachem had been listed... (More)
  • Saints' Graham calls out fans for illegal touching

    Saints' Graham calls out fans for illegal touching

    Updated: 4:34 PM 11/14/2014

    METAIRIE - Jimmy Graham says he's moving on from his newest touchdown celebration. The New Orleans Saints' prolific tight end says people were trying to thank him "a little too much" last Sunday when he leaped into the stands after his fourth-quarter touchdown catch against San Francisco. Graham's reception by... (More)
  • Saints embracing timely 3-game 'dome' stand

    Saints embracing timely 3-game 'dome' stand

    Updated: 6:00 PM 11/5/2014

    METAIRIE - Saints coach Sean Payton sounds conflicted when the topic turns to his extraordinary success in the Superdome in recent years. Payton is pleased to remind Saints fans that they can create an advantage for their team by being excruciatingly loud at the right moments. He's less comfortable playing... (More)
  • Saints put FB Johnson on IR

    Saints put FB Johnson on IR

    Updated: 10:30 PM 11/4/2014

    METAIRIE, La. (AP) - The New Orleans Saints have placed fullback Austin Johnson on injured reserve, ending his season. Johnson, whose knee injury shelved him for New Orleans' previous game at Carolina, played in seven games this season with one start. The Saints needed Johnson to play a regular role... (More)
  • Saints take lead in NFC South with 28-10 win over Panthers

    Saints take lead in NFC South with 28-10 win over Panthers

    Updated: 8:08 AM 10/31/2014

    Are the road woes over for the Saints? At least for now they are, as the Black and Gold picking up their first road win with a 28-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers. The win snaps a 7 game regular season road losing streak. New Orleans at (4-4),... (More)