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Fantasy News: Passing inside the 10

Cam Newton played poorly last week in Pittsburgh (particularly on the Pick Six throw) but I think he’ll bounce back. He’s in a better offensive system this year, and he’s having a great year.  more »

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Nov
12

Usual suspects lead Saints

The New Orleans Saints scored on their first nine possessions in Sunday’s win against the Cincinnati Bengals. That will usually get the job done for fantasy purposes. DREW BREES was his usual self, while ALVIN KAMARA, MARK INGRAM, and MICHAEL THOMAS all made their fantasy owners proud.

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Nov
8

Bryant headed to The Big Easy

Veteran free agent wide receiver DEZ BRYANT has finally found a new home. Bryant will join the New Orleans Saints on a one-year deal and he should fit nicely with fellowMore wide receiver MICHAEL THOMAS. It also won’t hurt that quarterback DREW BREES will be throwing him the football. Savvy fantasy owners that stashed Bryant at the end of their benches are smiling today. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Oct
29

Kamara scores twice on Sunday night

New Orleans running back ALVIN KAMARA received a heavy workload in Sunday night’s game against Minnesota. Kamara scored both of the Saints offensive touchdowns, one rushing and one receiving on a short shovel pass from DREW BREES.

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Oct
22

Brees joins exclusive club

New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES became just the fourth quarterback in NFL history to throw 500 touchdown passes in Sunday’s win. Brees joins Peyton Manning, Brett Favre, and Tom Brady in the exclusive club. That’s a lot of fantasy points.

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Oct
9

Brees becomes NFL’s all-time leading passer

DREW BREES broke Peyton Manning’s all-time passing record of 71,940 yards in Monday night’s win over Washington. Brees also kept his fantasy owners smiling with 3 touchdown passes on the evening.More Meanwhile, running back MARK INGRAM returned from his suspension to score 2 touchdowns while fellow running back ALVIN KAMARA had an unusually quiet fantasy outing. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Sep
24

Brees breaks record in win

New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES broke Brett Favre’s NFL record for most career completions in Sunday’s win against Atlanta. More impressive to fantasy owners, however, were Brees’ two rushing scores and five total touchdowns.

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Factoid: Is Drew Brees elite?

What do we make of Drew Brees? He’s been great for a lot of years, but his offense turned awfully conservative last year. Is he still an elite fantasy option?  more »

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May
3

Saints sign Ohio State QB Barrett

The New Orleans Saints signed undrafted Ohio State quarterback J.T. BARRETT to a three-year contract. Barrett will face an uphill climb to make the roster, with DREW BREES entrenched as the starter while TOM SAVAGE and TAYSOM HILL are expected to compete for the backup job.

Source: ESPN.com

Mar
15

Brees remains in New Orleans with new deal

DREW BREES agreed to a two-year deal that will keep him with the New Orleans Saints until he’s 40. Brees has previously said that he thinks he could play until he’sMore 45 but he declined to comment on his long-term future. What’s important is that fantasy owners now know where Brees will be for the 2018 season. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Feb
22

Brees, Saints expected to discuss deal at combine

The New Orleans Saints and quarterback DREW BREES are expected to meet at the upcoming NFL Scouting Combine in an effort to reach a new deal prior to the start ofMore free agency. The combine runs from March 1st through March 4th, meaning that the two sides could have a deal in place well before most fantasy owners begin serious draft preparations. Less

Source: NFL.com

Jan
26

Brees expects to remain with Saints

New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent in March but he’s not planning on going anywhere. Brees clearly wants to return to the Saints andMore the feeling is mutual. It sounds like it’s only a matter of time before the two sides finalize the details. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Jan
17

Brees wants to remain with Saints

New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES is set to become an unrestricted free agent in March but on Tuesday he expressed his desire to return to the Saints next season. Brees feelsMore the team still has a “great window of opportunity” to make a Super Bowl run and he hopes to get a deal done before the start of free agency. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Jan
15

Brees, Kamara almost lead Saints to playoff win

New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES threw 3 touchdowns and rookie running back ALVIN KAMARA topped 100 total yards with a touchdown in what appeared to be a Saints victory until theMore Vikings stunned them on the play everyone is talking about. While this season comes to a painful end for the Saints, their outlook for next season is bright in both fantasy and reality. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Factoid: Drew Brees, Matt Ryan

Philadelphia and Minnesota both had top-4 defenses in the regular season – both points and yards. But this weekend they’ll be going against proven veteran quarterbacks, and that could be the difference.   more »

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