2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
13-3, 1st in NFC South
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2hMike Triplett

CB Williams returns to Saints on 1-year deal

Versatile cornerback P.J. Williams, who has found a niche over the past two seasons as a nickelback for the Saints, will return to the team on a one-year deal.

Payton discusses Saints setting up draft headquarters at brewery (1:11)
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1dMike Triplett

Saints set up NFL draft headquarters in brewery

With NFL facilities closed during the coronavirus pandemic, the New Orleans Saints have set up their makeshift draft headquarters in a brewery.

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Sean Payton called himself a “big dummy” for suggesting on ESPN's Get Up on Tuesday morning that Drew Brees had announced this would be his “final season.” Payton said it's “not like a big secret that I let out of the bag.” He said he just had it in his mind that this offseason was unique since Brees spent so much time considering retirement before announcing he'd come back. “I honestly don't know if it's his last year,” Payton said. “Man, that thing blew up on me.”

How did Sean Payton feel about Brady joining the Bucs? (1:09)
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Is this the best time to expand the NFL playoffs? (1:06)
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3dMike Triplett

Home school: Payton opens up Saints playbook

Saints coach Sean Payton opened up the team's playbook on Twitter, giving his followers a glimpse at the schemes and language behind one of the league's most potent offenses.

Would a 14-team playoff be a good thing for the NFL? (1:04)
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5dMike Triplett

Father of ex-NFL QB Hebert dies from COVID-19

Bobby Hebert Sr. -- the father of former New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons quarterback Bobby Hebert -- died Saturday at the age of 81 after testing positive for the coronavirus.

Cam Jordan drops Mahomes from top QBs list (0:43)
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Why Stephen A. is reluctant to consider the Saints NFC favorites (1:25)
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The surprise team Booger wants to sign Jameis (2:00)
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A peek under an XFL helmet

Jay Bromley joined Larry Hardesty to offer us his experience playing in the XFL for the DC defenders, how it felt to get the news that it was all over, and offers a peek behind the curtain of a pro athlete.

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7dMike Triplett

Brees commits $5 million to help Louisiana

Saints quarterback Drew Brees and wife Brittany announce they're committing $5 million to help Louisiana communities deal with the impact of the coronavirus.

Sean Payton says he is clear of the coronavirus (1:31)
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Team Stats

Passing Yards265.37th
Rushing Yards108.616th
Points For28.54th
Points Against21.3