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Cowboys v. Saints: Battle of the backup QBs

The Dallas Cowboys had a tough loss last week against the Atlanta Falcons, they were the underdogs going into that game due to the fact that they didn’t have key players Tony Romo and Dez Bryant. Nonetheless, they dominated the first half and had an 11 point lead. The second half was then taken over by the Falcons and the Cowboys let it slip away. Sep 27, 2015; Arlington, TX...
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Luke McCown on Saints' slow start: 'We're not going to go away easy'

The New Orleans Saints may be staring an 0-3 record squarely in the face currently, but that doesn't mean that this team is finished by a long shot. When hearing from a few players and head coach Sean Payton, you can tell the mindset is still the same.According to a recent report from John DeShazier of, the belief remains that if the team continues to work hard...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Five reasons Saints fans are dreading rest of football season

By Tanisha Robinson / @mslightbright I know, I know. We as a football nation are only days away from Week 4 of the 2015-16 NFL season, and I am already jumping ship. Mission: ABORT. Yes, I too, like the rest of ‘MERICA,’ wait impatiently and full of angst during the summer months for the return of the sweet sound of grunting, hard tackles and helmet contact that is probably...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Latest: McCown brothers both starting at quarterback

The Latest from NFL stadiums around the country on the third Sunday of the season (all times EDT): 12:35 p.m. The McCown brothers are both starting on the same day for the first time since 2007. And Josh and Luke McCown are hoping for a different outcome this time: Each quarterback lost their respective games eight years ago. This is the sixth time the McCowns - Luke is 36, two...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Can QB Luke McCown lead the Saints to victory vs. Panthers?

Drew Brees will not be participating in the action when the New Orleans Saints hit the road to take on their division rival Carolina Panthers. New Orleans is currently sitting at 0-2 in the season and are in danger of digging a whole nearly too deep to dig themselves out of right off the bat to start the season. Who will be trying to help the Saints get their first win of the season...
Via This Given Sunday
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Luke McCown to start for New Orleans Saints on Sunday

The New Orleans Saints have ruled star quarterback Drew Brees out for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers and will start veteran backup Luke McCown in his place, with rookie Garrett Grayson serving as the backup. The announcement was reported on the Saints’ official Twitter page. Payton said Luke McCown will start Sunday with Grayson as the backup #Saints — New Orleans...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees out for Week 3 game with shoulder injury

    An impressive streak will end on Sunday for the New Orleans Saints. Head coach Sean Payton announced Friday that quarterback Drew Brees will not play in Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers because of a shoulder injury suffered in a Week 2 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. That will mark the first time Brees misses a game for the Saints because of injury since...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The Immortality of the McCown Brothers

Monday was a pretty crazy day for the NFL. The Bills admitted they probably shouldn't have chirped the Patriots, the Seahawks went down 0-2, the Cowboys learned that Romo will be gone for about two months and weirdest of all, the Packers didn't lose a receiver to injury. We were reminded of something else though, the McCown brothers are immortal.Josh McCown owns a career record...
Via The Sports Quotient
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Drew Brees seeking second opinion on shoulder

After an MRI determined no structural damage on Drew Brees’ throwing shoulder, the New Orleans Saints quarterback is seeking a second opinion about the injury from famed orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews, according to a report. Brees’ status for the team’s Week 3 contest against divisional rival Carolina Panthers is still uncertain, and the quarterback wants to make doubly...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Back-up Saints QB Luke McCown's Verizon Commercial Is The Best Ad On Television

Back-up players never get the love they deserve. It is not that they can't play. The guy in front of him just so happens to be better. For example, when it comes to New Orleans Saints back-up quarterback Luke McCown, it is safe to say that Drew Brees is the better quarterback.However, when it comes to commercials McCown's new Verizon ad is much better than anything Brees has done.Read more »
Via FatManWriting
28 days ago  |  Discuss

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