5 New Orleans Saints coaches test positive for COVID-19

According to reports, 5 New Orleans Saints assistant coaches have tested positive for COVID-19. Tom Pelissero is reporting that all five coaches are vaccinated. Pelissero noted that the Saints “is in enhanced mitigation protocols, which means daily testing, mandatory masks, etc., for all players and staff, regardless of vaccination status.” All five #Saints assistant coaches … Read more

Location officially decided upon for Saints and Packers Week 1 matchup

The New Orleans Saints are currently displaced from the Caesars Superdome thanks to Hurricane Ida, and need a location to play their Week 1 game against the Green Bay Packers. And now, we know the location. The game will be played at TIAA Bank Fieldin Jacksonville, per multiple sources: The #Saints–#Packers game has officially moved … Read more

Sean Payton says Saints are planning to be away from New Orleans for first quarter of NFL season

According to a report from Jeff Duncan, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton told reporters on Tuesday that his team is planning on being “away from New Orleans” for the first quarter of the 2021 NFL season following the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. Duncan notes that “the Saints are leaning toward staying in the … Read more

Free agent LB Alex Anzalone to sign with Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions are bringing in help at the linebacker position. Per multiple reports, they’ll be signing free-agent LB Alex Anzalone to a contract, reuniting him with Dan Campbell: The #Lions are signing LB Alex Anzalone, source says. Former #Saints LB reunited with Dan Campbell on a one-year, $1.75 million deal. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) … Read more

Top defensive free agent predicted to sign with Detroit Lions

When it comes to the 2021 free agency period, not many believe the Detroit Lions will make a big splash as they are clearly in a rebuilding phase (though Brad Holmes and Dan Campbell inside it is a “reload”). That being said, in a piece recently published in The Athletic, Sheil Kapadia predicts the Lions … Read more