The Saints finished 8-8 last season, a one-game improvement over the year prior. The team looks to keep improving and finish with a winning record this season. Trace McSorley will need to take a big step forward for it to happen.
With Drew Brees gone, the team needs to select a new offensive captain. Alvin Kamara, Cam Jordan, and Marshon Lattimore will remain captains this season while Michael Thomas becomes the 4th. These are the ...[ Continue reading ]
New Orleans had a pretty quiet offseason adding mostly depth. The team missed out on their top target in free agency (Sean Lee) and in the draft (Devin White). The team signed about 15 undrafted free agents to compete for a roster spot this season. Most of them will be cut.
Three wideouts were signed to compete with Tre'quan Smith to be the 5th receiver this year. Rookie Talon Shumway is the favorite to make it to week 1 with his combination of size and ...[ Continue reading ]
Saints season in one word: disappointing. An 8-8 record was an improvement over last year and good enough for 2nd in the division, but it's still a couple games short of front office expectations.
What Went Wrong
Too many turnovers. 2 close games were lost this season of pick sixes. Get one of those back and it's a 9-7 season.
Losing at home to the Panthers and Bucs. The Saints should dominate in the dome...[ Continue reading ]
Trace McSorley had a very terrible, horrible, no good, very bad game. A mediocre quarterback would've come away with a win against the Titans this week. The Saints lost 17-10 because they threw a pair of pick-sixes. McSorley finished 16-24 with only 168 yards and 1 touchdown. He had 4 interceptions. One positive note is he spread the ball around to 9 different receivers.[ Continue reading ]
With the Saints all but eliminated from playoff contention, the team is giving Trace McSorley the starting nod at quarterback. The rookie will be replacing one of the best QB's of all time, Drew Brees. Brees is expected to retire at the end of this season when his contract expires. Several other changes were made to the depth chart this afternoon. Trey Hendrickson and Marcus Davenport will be taking over at defensive end. In a corresponding move, Cam Jordan will start at defensive tack...[ Continue reading ]
|2021 Regular Season Leaders|
|Corey Grant||76||HB||8 Weeks|
|Alvin Kamara||94||HB||9 Weeks|