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Olave eager to team with Thomas in Saints’ rebuilt pass game

The two former Ohio State stars are central figures in a rebuilt

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Chris Olave just arrived in New Orleans. Michael Thomas will be returning soon. The two former Ohio State stars are central figures in a rebuilt Saints receiving corps designed to improve the NFL’s least productive passing…

OL Terron Armstead says he’s signing with Miami Dolphins

Armstead instantly becomes the presumed starter at left tackle for the Dolphins,

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Terron Armstead has become the Miami Dolphins’ latest big free agent move, announcing Tuesday night that he’s joining the team after spending his first nine NFL seasons with the New Orleans Saints. Armstead instantly becomes…

Winston agrees to return to Saints on 2-year deal

Winston’s deal, which is reportedly worth about $28 million

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Free agent quarterback Jameis Winston has agreed to return to the New Orleans Saints, a person familiar with the situation said Monday. Winston, who started seven games for New Orleans in 2021 before a season-ending knee…

Saints are held to just a field goal a week after shutting out the Bucs

Waddle shines, Dolphins beat Saints 20-3 to win 7th straight

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Rookie sensation Jaylen Waddle returned from the COVID-19 list to catch 10 passes for 92 yards and touchdown, and the Miami Dolphins beat the short-handed New Orleans Saints 20-3 on Monday night, becoming the first NFL…

Cowboys, Saints collide trying to stem midseason slides

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have lost four straight for the first time since 2015 and the Dallas Cowboys have been just one victory better during their past four games. Those coinciding slides set up a pivotal…

Falcons top Saints 27-25

Ryan passes for 343 yards, 2 TDs

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Matt Ryan hit Cordarrelle Patterson for a 64-yard gain with a minute to go, setting up Younghoe Koo’s 29-yard field goal as time expired, and the Atlanta Falcons defeated the mistake-prone New Orleans Saints 27-25 on…

Saints look for other ways to win as Winston is out

Saints’ running game, defense could aid QB transition

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — While Saints starting quarterback Jameis Winston’s season-ending left knee injury has interrupted a promising second chapter of his career, New Orleans has won five of its first seven games without relying heavily on the passing game.…

New Orleans Saints will practice at Jerry World for a few days

Saints move practice to home of Cowboys after Ida evacuation

ARLINGTON,Texas-- The New Orleans Saints are planning to practice at the home of the Dallas Cowboys for three days this week after evacuating because of Hurricane Ida, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Sunday.…

Drew Brees retires after twenty seasons in the NFL

Record-setting Saints QB Brees announces retirement at 42

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints quarterback Drew Brees, the NFL’s leader in career completions and yards passing, has decided to retire after 20 NFL seasons, including his last 15 with New Orleans. “Til the very end I exhausted myself to…

Chicago Bears Javon Wims suspended after punching a Saints player Sunday night

The NFL suspended Chicago Bears receiver Javon Wims two games Monday

CHICAGO (AP) — The NFL suspended Chicago Bears receiver Javon Wims two games Monday for punching New Orleans Saints safety C.J. Gardner-Johnson. Wims was ejected in the third quarter Sunday, after Allen Robinson caught a 5-yard pass from Nick Foles.…