Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Steelers Defense Getting Into Playoff Form

Three weeks ago against the New Orleans Saints, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense looked like Swiss cheese getting shredded by Drew Brees and Kenny Stills.  While Brees only put up 250 yards on them, he was extremely efficient while doing so, and they got rocked with 143 yards on the ground. The Steelers looked like a […] Steelers Defense Getting Into Playoff Form is a post from...
Via Steelers Depot
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons at New Orleans Saints: 2014 Week 16 NFL Pick

Atlanta Falcons (5-9) at New Orleans Saints (6-8) The Saints recently won 20 straight home games with Sean Payton and Drew Brees, covering in almost all of them (18-1-1 ATS), but they’ve since lost 4 straight games at home, all as favorites. On the season, they are just 2-5 ATS at home and oddly enough they are 4-3 ATS on the road. The Saints certainly aren’t the auto-bet at...
Via The Football Fan Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NFL predictions: Week 16 against the spread

That time of the season has arrived for the NFL where teams decide whether they are trying wholeheartedly to play spoiler or if they are going to channel their inner-NBA and ostensibly play hard with an eye on improving draft position. As for the teams left clawing, biting, fighting and whatever other verbs their respective mascots do in a act of aggression, the NFL has spread its...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees’ 1-32 quarterback ranking could be disputed

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
Via cover32 - Saints
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Young Drew Brees Going Through a Pre-Draft Workout Set to the Techno Version of the Cotton-Eyed Joe

You know a game is not going well when Jon Gruden breaks out the blender and they start showing clips of old guys like New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees going through pre-draft workouts back in college.Since there isn't much going on in the game the internet has the time to set it to an appropriate soundtrack. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees needs just 17 yards to throw for 4k in his 9th consecutive year

Tonight the New Orleans Saints will take on the Chicago Bears and Drew Brees is just 17 yards away from throwing for 4k yards in his 9th consecutive season.  That is a pretty impressive mark, especially when you consider his first several years in the NFL with the Chargers were rough.  Brees has really turned […] The post Drew Brees needs just 17 yards to throw for 4k in his...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Blown Up on the Bayou: How the Saints Ended Up in Salary-Cap Hell

Article from Grantland that is definitely worth a read: This is, truthfully, a team built to self-destruct upon the expiration of Drew Brees. Brees’s deal, whose cap hit increases from $18.4 million to $26.4 million next year, runs through the 2016 season. At that point, he’ll either retire, negotiate what is likely to be a smaller deal, or move on. Whatever he does, the Saints...
Via The Saints Nation
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: New Orleans Saints prepare for life without Drew Brees

This came out of the blue. As most of us prepared for a critical game between the Saints and the Steelers on sunday, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network was apparently working the phones. He came up with this gem only hours before game time: Given Brees’ struggles, #Saints are preparing for life after Brees. Expect them to draft a QB high this draft. They wish they did last year —...
Via cover32 - Saints
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints to draft Drew Brees replacement in 2015?

Are the New Orleans Saints concerned about the way Drew Brees is playing this season? Prior to Sunday’s win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported that the Saints are expected to draft a quarterback “high” in 2015. Rapoport added that team officials wish they had drafted a quarterback high prior to this...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Saints preparing for life after Drew Brees

The New Orleans Saints are turning their attention to finding Drew Brees’ successor. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, the Saints are “preparing for life after Brees,” and are planning on drafting a quarterback high in the 2015 NFL draft. While the Saints are in the hunt to win the NFC South this year — even with their 4-7 record — the team has seen his arm strength...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Jets claim to be best 3-12 team ever

10 takeaways from NFL Week 16

Cam Newton calls out 'classless' Panthers fans

Raiola stomps on Bears player's ankle

Bears interested in Jim Harbaugh?

Shanahan to return to 2015?

Browns interested in drafting Mariota?

Mullen wears funny Christmas sweater

RG3 returning to Redskins?

Tom Izzo hot after bad loss

Kings, Nets talking Deron Williams trade

WATCH: DeSean mocks Eagles

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.