Tag: New Orleans Saints

They’re Actually Making A Movie About The Saints-Rams Blown Pass Interference Call

Fox   Grieving takes many forms, especially when it comes to terrible sports moments. Some losses just hurt more than others, especially when bad officiating and the cruel nihilism that comes with liking the National Football League gets involved. For some, protests and public acts of rebellion can soften the blow. Others, perhaps with more […]

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Patriots lose another piece, as Saints sign former first-round pick Malcom Brown

<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="Patriots DT Malcom Brown is joining the New Orleans Saints on a three-year, $15 million deal. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/vSduUAUNwNqyDY.a8kJmzA–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42NjY2NjY2NjY2NjY3/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/GmPbRABTgR4zlAp52sOmfQ–~B/aD0zNjQ4O3c9NTQ3MjtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://img.huffingtonpost.com/asset/5c8ab1412500000704c97731.jpeg” data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/vSduUAUNwNqyDY.a8kJmzA–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42NjY2NjY2NjY2NjY3/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/GmPbRABTgR4zlAp52sOmfQ–~B/aD0zNjQ4O3c9NTQ3MjtzbT0xO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https://img.huffingtonpost.com/asset/5c8ab1412500000704c97731.jpeg”>Patriots DT Malcom Brown is joining the New Orleans Saints on a three-year, $15 million deal. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) The New England Patriots’ loss is the New Orleans Saints’ gain. NFL Media’s […]

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Mark Ingram Free Agency Rumors: Ravens, Lions Among Teams Interested

Getty New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram While the 2019 NFL free agency chatter picks up steam, there’s no shortage of interest in New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram. The talented former first-round pick has spent his entire career with the Saints to this point but is expected to have a loaded market […]

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Chiefs’ Travis Kelce & Saints’ Alvin Kamara Eye Super Bowl 2020

Microsoft Travis Kelce walks the runway at the Microsoft Make Style Happen fashion show. Several players from both the Chiefs and Saints were in Atlanta for Super Bowl week, but it was not the way they intended. Just days removed from heartbreaking overtime losses, the players made their rounds as spectators rather than participants in […]

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Super Bowl Had Twitter Wishing for Patrick Mahomes & Chiefs vs. Saints

Getty Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes It took roughly one, maybe two quarters of the 2019 Super Bowl for NFL fans to start clamoring for something different than what they were witnessing. The New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams, two of the highest-scoring offenses in the NFL, were locked in a defensive battle. […]

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N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell Finally Acknowledges Referee Error in Saints Game

ATLANTA — Ten days after a controversial noncall marred the ending of the N.F.C. championship game, N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell finally addressed it publicly, acknowledging that the officials erred. “It is a play that should be called,” he said at his annual state of the league address on Wednesday. “Whenever officiating is part of any […]

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The Super Bowl That Trump’s America Deserves

I’m not really sure why they’re bothering with a Super Bowl this year. Sure, a bunch of people will make a boatload of money, tens of millions of us will reflexively tune in and we’ll find rare common ground over how cheesy the halftime show is. But are we believers anymore? Will we really see […]

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‘It’s Bigger Than My Team Lost.’ New Orleans Saints Fan on Why He’s Using Billboards to Call Out Referees

Thousands of Saints fans left the Superdome feeling utterly devastated following New Orleans’ overtime loss to the Los Angeles Rams in Sunday’s NFC Championship game — a sentiment that almost any diehard sports fan can relate to. But when local car dealership owner Matt Bowers woke up the next morning no less distraught about the […]

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When the Whole Country Reviews a Play, Referees Can’t Always Join

More than 50 cameras blanketed the Superdome on Sunday afternoon, ensuring endless angles and replays of every highlight from the N.F.C. championship game between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams. At stake was a trip to next month’s Super Bowl, but when the officials needed a replay most, the N.F.L.’s complicated rules for […]

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Mike Francesa Thought The Photoshop Of Todd Gurley Swapping Jerseys With A Ref Was Real

Getty Image The Rams are headed to the Super Bowl to face the Patriots in Atlanta after taking down the Saints in New Orleans on Sunday in an overtime thriller. While the Rams managed to pressure Drew Brees into an interception in overtime and Greg Zuerlein crushed a 57-yard field goal to win, the only […]

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A Sportsbook Will Refund Bets Placed On The Saints After Their Controversial Loss To The Rams

Getty Image   The Los Angeles Rams will represent the NFC in the Super Bowl and supporters that placed wagers on the New Orleans Saints to advance were left in the cold on the heels of a controversial game. A New Jersey sportsbook is stepping in to provide a bit of comfort to those who […]

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The NFL Might Make Pass Interference Reviewable After Missing The Call In Saints-Rams

Getty Image Should pass interference be a reviewable call? That’s how many fans feel after the Rams got away with a blatant version of it in the NFC Championship game on Sunday. Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis had gotten open on the sideline with a pass coming to him from Brees. Rams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman […]

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