The Insider: New Orleans Saints


Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 10/08/2013

NFL top 10: Who belongs behind the Denver Broncos?

Mark Maske's weekly ranking and photo gallery of the 10 best teams in the NFL.

By Mark Maske  |  11:32 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, Opening kick, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, top 10

Posted at 07:20 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Which NFL game this week excites you most?

With the Redskins on a bye, we rank the remarkable number of games still very much worth watching.

By Desmond Bieler  |  07:20 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, matchups, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, NFL, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, schedule, Week 5

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 10/01/2013

NFL top 10: Should the Seahawks or Broncos be No. 1?

Mark Maske ranks the NFL's 10 best teams, starting with two West Coast teams at the top.

By Mark Maske  |  12:45 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, top 10, Week 4

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Who belongs in the NFL’s top 10 after Week 3?

Mark Maske ranks the top 10 teams in the league through three weeks.

By Mark Maske  |  10:43 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, Seattle Seahawks, top 10, Week 3

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 06/20/2013

The Other 31: With Payton back, Saints seek return to prominence

The former Super Bowl champs have their coach again following his bounty-scandal suspension.

By Mark Maske  |  11:46 AM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New Orleans Saints, NFC South, The Other 31

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 01/23/2013

Sean Payton 'excited' and 'grateful' to be reinstated

New Orleans coach thanked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and members of his coaching staff who ran the team while he was suspended.

By Mike Jones  |  02:54 PM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New Orleans Saints, Saints bounty scheme, Sean Payton

Posted at 07:58 AM ET, 09/10/2012

What was real, and what was a mirage against the Saints?

What did we see against the Saints that looks sustainable, and what was remarkably fortunate it went the Redskins' way?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:58 AM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Jim Haslett, New Orleans Saints, Opening kick, RGIII, Week 1

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 09/09/2012

Will Smith, suspended in bounty probe, starts for Saints

Defensive end is in the lineup against the Redskins two days after his bounty suspension was overturned by an appeals panel.

By Mark Maske  |  01:37 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New Orleans Saints, Saints bounty investigation, Saints bounty probe

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 09/06/2012

Saints defensive player to watch: DT Sedrick Ellis

The 6-foot-1, 307-pound Ellis isn’t the biggest or most overpowering defensive tackle, but uses his quickness off the line to cause problems for opponents.

By Mike Jones  |  03:43 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  game matchups, New Orleans Saints, Redskins-Saints, Saints defense, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 09/05/2012

Saints offensive player to watch: QB Drew Brees

One of the elite quarterbacks in the NFL, he has few flaws in his game.

By Mike Jones  |  03:25 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints, Redskins defense, Redskins-Saints, Ryan Kerrigan, Washington Redskins