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2019 Schedule
13-3, 1st in NFC South

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer 

Saints LB Demario Davis is one of 5 finalists for the NFLPA's Alan Page Community Award. And the NFL is featuring him in ads for its "Inspire Change" campaign as he continues to lend his growing profile to community causes. Davis turned his "Man of God" headband fine into a charitable fundraiser this season. He also has received "In Pursuit of Justice" award in NY, campaigned for criminal justice reform in La., delivered water in Flint, Mich., and goods to migrant families on US-Mexico border.

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McCaffrey opts to skip Pro Bowl; Kamara gets nod

All-Pro running back Christian McCaffrey decided not to play in the Pro Bowl because Carolina's spring workouts have been moved up two weeks after the team hired a new head coach in Matt Rhule.

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Steve Gleason given Congressional Gold Medal

Former NFL player Steve Gleason received the Congressional Gold Medal -- the highest civilan honor bestowed by Congress -- for his work as an advocate for people with ALS.

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer 

Saints FB Zach Line announced his decision to retire at the age of 29 on social media Wednesday. Line was a key addition in New Orleans over the past three years after beginning his career with the Vikings. He missed the final three games this past season with a knee injury, though he didn't specify his reason for retiring. “The decision to retire is NOT easy, which is true for most competitors," Line wrote."This decision is something I have prayed about and communicated with those that I love."

Payton: Brees still has more football left in him (2:01)
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Sources: Brees received calls on TV analyst role

Drew Brees has received calls from at least one non-ESPN network to inquire about whether he would be interested in transitioning from QB to TV game analyst, league sources told ESPN.

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Of FPI's top four teams, only the Chiefs are still alive. The Ravens, Saints and Patriots have all been eliminated.

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Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer 

LSU passing game coordinator Joe Brady talks about the time he spent as a New Orleans Saints offensive assistant has helped to shape college football's hottest offense

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer 

Saints coach Sean Payton will join ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown show as a guest analyst while the crew is in New Orleans this weekend to preview both the NFL playoff slate and Monday night's college football championship game in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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Brees goes 'undercover' in CBS show guest spot

Saints quarterback Drew Brees made a guest appearance in Wednesday night's episode of "Undercover Boss" as part of his role as co-owner of the Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux restaurant chain.

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer 

Sean Payton said he likes the "perfect world" scenario of bringing back all three of the Saints' quarterbacks. But he also knows that "we don't live in one." He also said he can't speak for Drew Brees, but he's obviously still playing at a high level as he approaches his 41st birthday.

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The Right Time: One night at Jerry's for McCarthy, enjoying misfortune for Saints fans

Bomani weighs in on the hiring of Mike McCarthy by the Cowboys, including the reported night he spent over at Jerry Jones' house to seal the deal (1:57). Nobody wants to say Tom Brady is washed, but Bo will say it (14:02). Plus, enjoying the misfortune of Saints fans (26:37), the first IYHH of 2020 featuring millennials getting scammed on the internet (35:58) and your New Year's resolutions for athletes and celebs (51:03).

Team Stats

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