For the past 13 years the marriage between head coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees has turned around the fortunes of the New Orleans Saints. The hiring of Payton and the signing of Brees in 2006 were afterthoughts at the time due to the fact that the Saints were hiring a head coach who [...]
Y-New Orleans Saints 13-3 The 2017 National Football League season saw the New Orleans Saints end their three-year playoff drought which included knocking off the Carolina Panthers in the NFC Wild Card Round. The Saints appeared poised to advance to the NFC Championship Game until the final moments of their divisional round clash with the [...]
Drew Brees There is no denying that New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is one of the best to have ever done it at his position. In Brees' 17-year National Football League career, he has passed for more than 5,000 yards in season five times, while also helping the Saints win the Super [...]
X-Carolina Panthers 10-6 In 2015, the Carolina Panthers could do no wrong as they went 15-1 to earn their second NFC Championship in franchise history. But as good as 2015 was for the Panthers, 2016 was equally as difficult. The Panthers got off to a 1-5 start and were never able to recover as the [...]
Will the presence of Adrian Peterson at running back be able to help get the New Orleans Saints back to the playoffs for the first time since 2013?
X-Carolina Panthers 11-5 Last year saw the Carolina Panthers join an elite club as they became just the eighth team in National Football League history to win at least 15 games regular season games. But success in the regular season doesn't always translate to the playoffs as the Panthers lost Super Bowl 50 to the [...]
X-Carolina Panthers 10-6 Generally when teams in the National Football League finish the season with a record of 7-8-1, it symbolizes that you were close to being a playoff team, but you were too inconsistent. That was the record of the Carolina Panthers last season which was actually good enough for them to win the [...]
On February 7, 2010, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was sitting on top of the world. Brees had just helped the Saints win their first Super Bowl Championship in franchise history and he would also be selected as the game's Most Valuable Player. For nine seasons with the Saints, Brees is looked at as [...]
Sean Payton Since 2006, Sean Payton has seen his fair share of ups and downs as the head coach of the New Orleans Saints. In his first season in New Orleans, Payton guided to the Saints to an appearance in the NFC Championship Game. In 2009 under Payton, the Saints won their first [...]
Geno Smith Will the New York Jets start their season on the right foot?