| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:55 PM
So it is a weekend in March with "March Madness" having the equivalent of their semifinals for the NCAA men's basketball championships. Countless millions of folks across the country, some of whom never watch a college game, have filled out brackets...
| Mar 26, 2012
Saints head coach Sean Payton arrived in Palm Beach for the annual NFL meetings, days before his scheduled season long suspension is to take place. Payton arrived via police escort about 8:45 this morning and was whisked to the back of the Breakers Hotel,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:57 AM
NEW YORK -- After meeting with a top Democratic senator, National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Wednesday steps the league is taking to prevent the paying of bounties to players to intentionally injure their opponents, including the...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:02 PM
Saints head coach Sean Payton is appealing his suspension to the NFL. Yesterday in New York at the NFL offices, Payton, general manager Mickey Loomis, and assistant head coach Joe Vitt were all pleading their cases, essentially saying former defensive...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 8:21 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell sent a message to every coach and player in the NFL: safety first. The league commissioner stuck with his punishments for New Orleans' pay-for-pain bounties on Monday, rejecting Saints coach Sean Payton's appeal of a...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:47 PM
CARLSBAD, Calif. -- New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees visited La Costa Resort and Spa to promote next month’s Drew Brees Celebrity Golf Championship, but most of the talk focused on football, specifically the suspension of Saints’ head...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 2:56 PM
The Saints announced Thursday that assistant head coach Joe Vitt will assume head coach duties starting the same day Sean Payton's suspension starts, April 16.
Vitt served as acting head coach during Payton's medical leave after his knee injury last...
| 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&...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 11:10 AM
New Orleans Saints Assistant Head Coach/Linebackers Joe Vitt & Offensive Coordinator Pete Carmichael
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Vitt: “We just selected Nick Toon from the University of Wisconsin. We’...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:24 PM
New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday that 18 undrafted rookie free agents have agreed to terms with the team following the conclusion of the NFL Draft. Joining the Saints will be linebackers Kadarron...