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Dolphins acquire LB Stephone Anthony from Saints
The Miami Dolphins on Tuesday acquired linebacker Stephone Anthony from the New Orleans Saints in exchange for a 2018 undisclosed draft pick. Both teams confirmed the swap.
Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro benched amid trade talks
As trade winds swirl around New Orleans Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro, the starter ended up benched midway through the team's Week 2 loss to the New England Patriots.
New Orleans Saints shopping standout safety Kenny Vaccaro
The New Orleans Saints have been calling teams and shopping former first-round safety Kenny Vaccaro, according to multiple sources. Will the Saints actually trade him?
Robinson on Peterson: 'You are a backup running back'
NFL Network's Michael Robinson offered Adrian Peterson some harsh advice and a suggestion to remedy the potential locker room discord. Should A.D. land on special teams?
Saints' Adrian Peterson 'didn't sign up for nine snaps'
Fresh off of a disappointing debut with the Saints that saw him throw more daring glances to his coach than defenders to the ground, Adrian Peterson elaborated on his low snap count.
Vaccaro: 'We can't let Brandin Cooks get a deep ball'
Brandin Cooks will square off against his former Saints teammates for the first time since being traded to New England. However, Cooks downplayed his return to the Big Easy.
Injuries: Texans' C.J. Fiedorowicz (concussion) on IR
Week 1 is over, notw on to Week 2. Here are the injuries we're tracking around the league on Tuesday.
Saints' Jon Dorenbos diagnosed with aortic aneurysm
New Orleans Saints long snapper John Dorenbos is having heart surgery to correct an aortic aneurysm, head coach Sean Payton told reporters on Friday.
Adrian Peterson: I spent '$10,000 a week' on recovery
Following meniscus surgery, RB Adrian Peterson says he spent $10,000 a week to rehab his knee and get back on the field in 2016. The former Viking will make his Saints debut this week.
Peterson hopes for 'warm welcome' from Vikings fans
Now a member of the Saints, Adrian Peterson hopes he is embraced by the Vikings fans who once chanted his name when he returns on Monday night.
Adrian Peterson seeking revenge vs. Vikings in opener
One of the most highly anticipated matchups of Week 1 will be the between Saints and Vikings. The return of Adrian Peterson to the land he ruled for a decade. A.P. downplay facing his former team.
Saints' Willie Snead suspended three games by NFL
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports wideout Willie Snead has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on substances of abuse.
Eagles trade LS Jon Dorenbos to Saints for draft pick
A long-snapper trade on Monday was a pleasant surprise. But two in the same day? One might describe that as magical. The Eagles sent Jon Dorenbos to the New Orleans Saints for a seventh-round pick.
Adrian Peterson on Saints debut: Felt good 'to get hit'
In his first preseason appearance since 2011, Adrian Peterson failed to break any big gains, but the 31-year-old Saints running back didn't mind. It was enough just to be back on the field.