Stories tagged: Drew Brees
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
Rules, habits, passion keeping NFL quarterbacks around
Tom Brady didn’t get things started on a strong note for the growing group of graybeard quarterbacks when the Chiefs spoiled the Patriots’ latest Super Bowl celebration with a big …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Tom Brady tops the list in AP quarterback rankings
As if there is any doubt given his fistful of Super Bowl rings, Tom Brady is the best quarterback in the NFL.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
NFL auditions Orlando as permanent Pro Bowl home
As the NFL plays its first Pro Bowl in Orlando, wondering if it can be a long-term landing point for the beleaguered all-star game, Drew Brees can’t help but think …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
Panthers beat Saints in game marred by injuries
Cam Newton threw for 192 yards and a touchdown and the Carolina Panthers held off New Orleans’ fourth- quarter rally to beat the Saints 23-20 on Thursday night in a …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 11:01 p.m.
Seahawks lose to Saints as victory is just out of reach
A foot too far and a few flags too many ultimately left the Seahawks with a day that was almost too much to take. “This is the kind of game …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
NFL notebook: Browns unveil statue of Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown
Jim Brown felt the kind of emotional surge that made him an NFL legend. The greatest player to wear a Cleveland Browns jersey, and in the conversation as the best …
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 7:51 p.m.
Drew Brees laughs off questions about his future with Saints
Drew Brees sees no reason to portray the Saints’ season finale in Atlanta as the possible end of an era in New Orleans.
Thu., Dec. 24, 2015, 5:38 p.m.
Anquan Boldin says he wants to return to 49ers
If Anquan Boldin makes one catch in Sunday’s game in Detroit, he will become the 13th player in NFL history to reach 1,000 receptions.
Sun., Nov. 1, 2015, 8:15 p.m.
Brees’ 7 TDs help Saints top Giants 52-49 on last-second FG
Drew Brees passed for career highs of 511 yards and an NFL record-tying seven touchdowns, and recently signed Kai Forbath kicked a 50-yard field goal as time ran out, giving …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 21, 2015, 7:28 p.m.
NFL’s Bengals tentatively settle cheerleaders’ suit in Ohio
Saints linebackers coach Joe Vitt attended practice Wednesday in a motorized scooter, his right leg immobilized because of the Achilles tendon injury he received chasing away a pair of car …
Sat., Sept. 26, 2015
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees to miss first start since 2006.
Drew Brees will be sidelined on Sunday at Carolina as the Saints will try to avoid falling to 0-3. Brees, who is recovering from a bruised rotator cuff in his …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2015
Injured Saints quarterback Drew Brews expects to play on Sunday
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees said he is confident he will be able to play on Sunday against the Carolina Panthers despite a bruised rotator cuff in his throwing …
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015
NFL preseason roundup: Brady plays, Patriots rally past Saints
Brandin Cooks caught all four passes thrown his way for 117 yards, including a 45-yard touchdown from Drew Brees, and the host New Orleans Saints raced to a 21-0 lead …
Mon., Aug. 18, 2014
Broncos spoil 49ers’ new stadium debut
Even Peyton Manning realizes he’s ready for the regular season. Or at least darn close. Manning threw a 17-yard touchdown pass to Julius Thomas and dominated in his two series, …
Tue., Jan. 7, 2014, 7:09 p.m.
Seahawks’ pass D hopes to be great vs. New Orleans
As the newest starter in the Seattle Seahawks secondary, cornerback Byron Maxwell had plenty of time earlier in his career to be an observer.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2012
Brees keeps streak alive
NEW ORLEANS – Drew Brees threw two touchdown passes, extending his NFL record streak to 51 games, and Patrick Robinson returned an interception 99 yards for a score to lead …
Mon., July 16, 2012
Serena adds Bank of West to month’s haul
Tennis: Serena Williams overcame a shaky start and two service breaks to beat lucky loser Coco Vandeweghe 7-5, 6-3 on Sunday for her second straight Bank of the West Classic …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2011
Brees tops Marino
NEW ORLEANS – Quite a night for Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints – a record and a rout. Brees set the NFL record for yards passing in a …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2011, 10:24 p.m.
Brees breaks Marino’s mark
Drew Brees set the NFL record for yards passing in a season, breaking a mark Dan Marino held for 27 years, and the Saints clinched the NFC South title with …
Sun., Dec. 25, 2011
Brees believes balanced life improves his game
NEW ORLEANS – Approaching 33 and with two young boys at home, Drew Brees has been emphasizing his role as a father lately, appearing on Sesame Street and in commercials …
Mon., Nov. 22, 2010
Seahawks struggle in red zone in loss to Saints
NEW ORLEANS — The Seahawks needed a nearly flawless performance to come away with a win over the defending Super Bowl champions. Facing the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome …
Fri., Nov. 5, 2010
Fines for Steelers linebacker Harrison add up
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison’s hard hits on the field keep getting matched by the NFL’s hits to his paycheck. Harrison was fined $20,000 Thursday for a late hit on …