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  • 49ers beat Saints in OT thriller 27-24

    November 9, 2014 4:24 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Colin Kaepernick completed a 51-yard pass on fourth down to sustain a game-tying drive, Ahmad Brooks sacked and stripped Drew Brees in overtime, and Phil Dawson kicked a 35-yard field goal to cap San Francisco's stirring 27-24 victory over New Orleans on Sunday. The victory snapped a... more »
  • Lions rally late for 24-23 win over Saints

    October 19, 2014 5:12 PM

    DETROIT - Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes in the final 3:38, including the winner to Corey Fuller with 1:48 remaining, and the Detroit Lions rallied for a 24-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. The Saints (2-4) were in control late in the fourth quarter when Stafford... more »
  • Saints get first win of season, 20-9 over Vikings

    September 21, 2014 3:15 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Drew Brees passed for 293 yards and two touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints won for the first time this season, 20-9 over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. For the Vikings, the loss capped a week of distractions as the club first announced that star running back... more »
  • Browns beat Saints 26-24 on last-second kick

    September 14, 2014 5:02 PM

    CLEVELAND - Billy Cundiff kicked a 29-yard field goal with three seconds left, giving the Cleveland Browns a 26-24 win over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Cundiff's kick helped the Browns (1-1) snap a nine-game losing streak in home openers and gave rookie coach Mike Pettine his first NFL... more »
  • Ryan, Bryant lead Falcons past Saints 37-34 in OT

    September 7, 2014 3:42 PM

    ATLANTA - Matt Bryant kicked a 51-yarder field goal on the final play of regulation, then booted a 52-yarder in overtime to give the Atlanta Falcons a 37-34 victory over the New Orleans Saints. In another thriller between the NFC South rivals Sunday, Matt Ryan threw for a franchise-record 448... more »
  • WWE teams up with Brees, Boys & Girls Clubs

    March 24, 2014 8:12 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - World Wrestling Entertainment's WrestleMania 30 matches will bring more than top professional wrestlers to New Orleans. Chief brand officer Stephanie McMahon says the organization will team with New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees' foundation and the Boys and Girls Clubs in a global online auction to raise... more »
  • Brees lawsuit claims his charity was cheated

    December 12, 2012 2:09 PM

    SAN DIEGO - Saints quarterback Drew Brees and his foundation are suing one of the former organizers of his celebrity golf tournament in southern California, saying the organizer cheated benefactors of the foundation out of thousands of dollars he kept for his own marketing firm. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday against... more »
  • Vitt defends Brees, says Saints still have hope

    November 30, 2012 6:12 PM

    METAIRIE - Saints assistant head coach Joe Vitt scoffs at the idea that Drew Brees' recent and uncharacteristic interception epidemic is to blame for New Orleans' fading playoff hopes. Vitt doesn't want the Saints' franchise quarterback to change a thing. Vitt says great quarterbacks have the courage to attempt great... more »
  • Still eying playoffs, Saints get ready for Falcons

    November 28, 2012 10:17 AM

    METAIRIE - Drew Brees happily entertains playoff possibilities for the New Orleans Saints, even after a loss to San Francisco dropped them to 5-6. New Orleans remains one game out of the NFC wild card race with five games left, which to Brees feels like the Saints are virtually... more »
  • Still eying playoffs, Saints get ready for Falcons

    November 26, 2012 6:38 PM

    METAIRIE - Drew Brees happily entertains playoff possibilities for the New Orleans Saints, even after a loss to San Francisco dropped them to 5-6. New Orleans remains one game out of the NFC wild card race with five games left, which to Brees feels like the Saints are virtually in... more »
  • QB Brees says Saints' offense starting to click

    October 25, 2012 10:25 AM

    METAIRIE - Drew Brees believes the Saints' offense is close to where it needs to be. The Saints - and Brees - started slowly this year in the absence of coach Sean Payton, who was suspended for the season for his role in the NFL bounty's investigation of New Orleans.... more »
  • Brees, Saints agree on $100M deal Play Video

    July 13, 2012 12:47 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - The Saints and Drew Brees finally reached an agreement on the quarterback's contract today. ESPN analyst Chris Mortensen tweeted that the five-year, $100 million deal includes $40 million for the first year alone. It also guarantees Brees will make $60 million in the first three years.... more »
  • Arbitrator rules for Brees in franchise tag matter

    July 3, 2012 10:55 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - An arbitrator in Philadelphia has ruled with Drew Brees in a dispute over how much the Saints would have to pay him if they applied the franchise tag to the star quarterback again in 2013. The Saints have already used the tag on Brees for 2012, meaning... more »
  • Brees: Vitt 'obvious choice' to take over Saints

    April 13, 2012 2:35 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Saints quarterback Drew Brees says Joe Vitt was the "obvious choice" to take over as interim coach while Sean Payton spends the 2012 season serving a suspension for his role in the club's bounty system. Vitt also was suspended for six games, but Brees says Vitt is... more »
  • Kanye West, Drew Brees join lineup for Make it Right gala

    February 10, 2012 2:47 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Singer Kanye West and Saints quarterback Drew Brees have joined the list of celebrities that will attend a gala March 10 in New Orleans to benefit Brad Pitt's Make It Right home rebuilding effort. Pitt launched the Make It Right Foundation in 2007 to help Lower... more »
  • New Brees baby named

    October 20, 2010 2:32 PM

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees says he and his wife Brittany have agreed on a name for their second son. The baby, who was born Tuesday, will be named Bowen Christopher Brees. Brees says he had received more than 6,000 ideas for possible names. The couple's... more »
  • New member of Who Dat Nation

    October 19, 2010 5:35 PM

    Saints quarterback Drew Brees has a second son, but his fans will have to wait to learn the newborn baby's name. The reigning Super Bowl MVP announced the child's birth on his Twitter account Tuesday. Brees says his wife, Brittany, and the baby are "great," but noted she "has yet... more »
  • Brees brings book to Baton Rouge bash

    July 25, 2010 7:03 PM

    Hundreds of fans lined up outside Border's Bookstore late last night and this morning to get a glimpse of the legendary field general. Drew Brees visited Baton Rouge to sign thousands of books for die hard fans. "This is for Drew you know," said super-fan Edward Becker, known to... more »

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