• Saints pull QB shocker with Taysom Hill over Jameis Winston

    Saints pull QB shocker with Taysom Hill over Jameis Winston

    Here’s the definitive proof that the Saints are not bluffing about Taysom Hill’s bright future at quarterback. Hill, not Jameis Winston, is expected to start Sunday for the Saints against the
  • Collapsed lung among Drew Brees’ terrifying injuries

    Collapsed lung among Drew Brees’ terrifying injuries

    Drew Brees’ injuries appear to be much scarier than initially believed. The NFL’s all-time leader in passing yards and touchdowns has five fractured ribs and a collapsed lung on the right side of
  • Breaking down a brutal week in sports broadcasting

    Breaking down a brutal week in sports broadcasting

    Get well wishes to Chris Carlin, whose hysterical shrieking throughout his WOR Radio call of Rutgers’ second TD vs. Indiana, Saturday, indicated that he’d suffered a nervous breakdown or gone into
  • Tom Brady wanted to join Saints if Drew Brees was retiring

    Tom Brady wanted to join Saints if Drew Brees was retiring

    It appears Tom Brady’s first choice was a different NFC South team. As he walked away from the New England Patriots after 20 NFL seasons and six Super Bowls, Brady was interested in replacing Drew Brees with the New Orleans Saints if Brees, 41, was going to retire and begin his post-playing career with NBC …
  • Drew Brees was heartbroken by reaction to his NFL kneeling comments

    Drew Brees was heartbroken by reaction to his NFL kneeling comments

    Drew Brees still plans to stand for the national anthem, but his new stance on others who do not remains the same in the wake of the backlash he received for critical comments of those who take a knee to peacefully protest racial inequality and police brutality. Speaking to reporters on Saturday, the Saints’ quarterback …
  • NFL can’t ignore players’ coronavirus pleas any longer

    NFL can’t ignore players’ coronavirus pleas any longer

    There has always been a pool of players willing to risk life and limb available to the NFL, from elite players to semipro players chasing a dream. The money is good, in some cases obscenely good, and combined with the love of the game, it makes for a most seductive siren call for the legions …
  • Patrick Mahomes, other NFL stars blast league over coronavirus protocols

    Patrick Mahomes, other NFL stars blast league over coronavirus protocols

    With NFL training camps set to open in just over a week, some of the league’s biggest stars are sowing doubt into the notion the season will kick off on time. In a seemingly coordinated social media effort, Patrick Mahomes, Drew Brees, JJ Watt, Russell Wilson, Todd Gurley and others each shared posts within minutes …
  • Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

    Eagles’ Malik Jackson trashes Drew Brees’ kneeling apology

    Drew Brees was quickly granted forgiveness from teammates after the Saints quarterback apologized for saying he was against kneeling during the national anthem. Some players without incentive to make amends with Brees might not be as understanding. “I don’t accept his apology,” Eagles defensive lineman Malik Jackson told ABC 6 in Philadelphia. “I think he’s …
  • Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

    Drew Brees’ wife Brittany issues apology: ‘We are the problem’

    Drew Brees’ wife Brittany penned an emotional message Friday on Instagram, stating “WE ARE THE PROBLEM,” a day after the Saints quarterback offered a second apology over his national anthem remarks in the wake of George Floyd’s death. “WE ARE THE PROBLEM,” Brittany began. “I write this with tears in my eyes and I hope you …
  • Drew Brees and the New

    Drew Brees and the New "Struggle Sessions"

    In her 1987 book Enemies of the People, the historian Anne Thurston recounts a professor, named You Xiaoli, who was forced to stand on a stool at a right angle in front of a crowd that had gathered on a sports field at one of China’s most venerated universities. Students, colleagues and even peasants who …