Saints QB Brees Apologizes For Criticism Of Colin Kaepernick Anthem ProtestsDrew Brees apologized Thursday for comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark” when he repeated his opposition to former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem in 2016 to protest police brutality toward people of color.
Garoppolo Leads 49ers Over Saints in Epic Big Easy BattleJimmy Garoppolo passed for 349 yards and four touchdowns, Robbie Gould kicked a 30-yard field goal as time expired and the San Francisco 49ers pulled out a 48-46 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
Panthers-Saints Preview: Drew Brees And Co. Too Much For CarolinaThe Drew Brees-led Saints should overpower a Panthers team reliant on the rushing of Christian McCaffrey and desperate to stay in the playoff race.
Top NFL Free Agents In 2018There are several notable players that could become unrestricted free agents come March 14th, including several big-name quarterbacks.
Thursday Night Breakdown: Saints, Panthers Play For NFC South RelevanceThe Saints and Panthers can still contend for the playoffs in a diminished NFC South. But both teams need a win Thursday.
49ers Team Grades: San Francisco Defenseless Against New Orleans In 41-23 LossThe game at Levi's Stadium on Sunday between the San Francisco 49ers and the New Orleans Saints went down just as most suspected: The great Saints offense shredded the poor 49ers defense, and on the other side of the ball, the bad San Francisco offense couldn't do enough against the ugly New Orleans defense.
The Five Best Games In The New Orleans-San Francisco NFL RivalryFor 31 seasons, the New Orleans Saints and the San Francisco 49ers played each other every year as NFC West Division rivals, and while the teams' fortunes were quite different for most of those seasons, there were still some very memorable games.
Saints' No. 2-Ranked Offense Comes To Levi's StadiumThis is just what the 1-6 San Francisco 49ers do not need coming off a bye week: The New Orleans Saints offense is coming to town. Fresh off a win over the Seattle Seahawks, the Saints are flying high right now through the air.
TNF Fantasy Starters: Falcons Vs. Saints - Who To Play, Who To PassThe NFC South is the focus of Thursday Night Football this week as the New Orleans Saints take on the undefeated Atlanta Falcons.
Daily Madden: Seahawks Look Best In NFC...AgainAfter their 24-13 loss to the Raiders Sunday, the 49ers playoff hopes are slim with three games to play.
Team Grades: 49ers Get High Marks Across The Board In Overtime Win Over SaintsThe 49ers knew that this week was going to be a tough test. The Saints were on a roll and at home, but San Francisco played well in all phases and survived an overtime thriller.
GameDay: Poetic Justice For Niners In New OrleansThis wasn’t a pretty game from San Francisco’s perspective. But in the face of desperation, beauty is only skin deep.
Opponent Profile: Saints' High-Powered Offense A Handful For 49ersThe 49ers hit the road this week to take on the New Orleans Saints. New Orleans started slow but has turned it around and will look to keep their winning streak alive. San Francisco has lost two straight and face a must win.
Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Drew Brees, Cam Newton And Jimmy GrahamThe Saints are coming off their best game of the year after hammering Green Bay 44-23. However, they have not won a road game this year. The Panthers are hoping to continue that trend, and they will be bringing back a familiar face in running back DeAngelo Williams.
Daily Madden: High Praise For Luck And WattThursday night's game between the Colts and Texans featured two of the top NFL players on both sides of the ball, according to John Madden.