| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:13 PM
— In a city where even funerals turn into parties, New Orleans rarely lacks for an excuse to strike up the band, boil up some crayfish and swirl together a daiquiri.
But with the Super Bowl and Mardi Gras landing this month, New Orleans never has...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Joe Vitt went directly from the football field at Towson State to his first job in the NFL as the strength coach of the Baltimore Colts in 1979.
A little more than 30 years later, Vitt finds himself in the middle of one of the biggest stories in the...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:33 PM
John Elway led Denver to the Super Bowl faster as a front office executive than he did as a quarterback.
On Wednesday, the Broncos extended his contract, which was set to expire after this year, through 2017 and added general manager to his title of...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:53 AM
The New England Patriots weren't the only team to video an opponent's hand signals. But the Patriots paid the price for Spygate.
The New Orleans Saints didn't invent the concept of paying cash bonuses for huge hits. But Bountygate set that franchise...
| Aug 13, 2012
Outside of Benson Tower, Downtown, Monday afternoon, Col Mike Edmonson of the Louisiana State Police said what Saints fans had been waiting months to hear.
Troopers found no evidence that any state laws were broken by the team, and more specifically GM...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 10:19 AM
In tonight's ED-itorial: the Saints offseason, mired in controversy, ends and training camp kicks off.
Linebacker Jonathan Vilma could learn his fate in court as early as tomorrow when he asks for a restraining order from a federal judge to get back...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:47 PM
The NFL says Sean Payton, Joe Vitt and Mickey Loomis will be allowed to attend Sunday's night game against the Chargers at the request of quarterback Drew Brees.
Payton will watch the game from the proverbial catbird seat.
The early implosion of the...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 6:57 PM
The NFL is allowing suspended Saints head coach Sean Payton in the Super Dome to watch along with General Manager Mickey Loomis and Assistant Coach Joe Vitt. Will Payton's presence make a difference during tonight's Saints game?
| Oct 8, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Opening Statement: “We’re happy for the organization and happy to get this win. Like I said last night, we’ve been improving each week. I thought we showed that improvement again last night and we just have to stay on that track. It&...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The New Orleans Saints have named Offensive Line & Running Game coach Aaron Kromer as interim head coach of the team while interim head coach Joe Vitt serves his suspension.
The organization released the following statement Wednesday afternoon:
| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Opening Statement: “I would just like to start off by saying (that) it’s an honor to me that Mr. (Tom) Benson and Mickey Loomis feel good about me filling in for Sean (Payton) and Joe (Vitt) at this time. (With) A six-game run here in the...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 9:06 AM
The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have waived 13 players and terminated the contracts of two vested veterans. The announcements were made by New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.
Vested veterans DT...