1. Future of Saints, Sean Payton Depends on the Success of Rob Ryan

    The New Orleans Saints finished 7-9 in 2014 primarily due to the poor play of the team's defense. Instead of making a change in an attempt to shake things up, Saints head coach ...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 5 months ago 4,945 reads 8 comments

  2. Rob Ryan to Return to Saints: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    While the honeymoon phase with the New Orleans Saints and Rob Ryan is over, his tenure is not. Larry Holder of The Times-Picayune (New Orleans) reported Wednesday that Ryan ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 15,865 reads 74 comments

  3. Rob Ryan's Time With Saints Drawing to a Slow, Painful Close

    Very little has changed on the defensive side of the football for the New Orleans Saints this season, and it all points to the lack of progress made by defensive coordinator Rob Ryan...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 6 months ago 19,643 reads 89 comments

  4. New Orleans Saints Not All About Offense, Winning Games with Defense

    The New Orleans Saints received a fair amount of criticism early in the 2014 season for fielding a defense that hasn't quite lived up to expectations...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 7 months ago 2,166 reads 7 comments

  5. New Orleans Saints Need to Address Defensive Issues During Week 6 Bye

    Many experts predicted that the New Orleans Saints would be a Super Bowl-caliber team in 2014, yet they enter Week 6 with a 2-3 record and plenty of skepticism from experts and fans alike...

    Connor Howe Written by Connor Howe about 8 months ago 372 reads 0 comments

  6. Saints' Defensive Effort Against Vikings Doesn't Indicate Long-Term Improvement

    New Orleans head coach Sean Payton was literally screaming for an improved defensive effort after the first two weeks of play...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 8 months ago 3,404 reads 10 comments

  7. Rob Ryan Is the Problem in New Orleans, Not the Solution

    The New Orleans Saints have started 0-2 this season, and the blame falls squarely at the feet of defensive coordinator Rob Ryan...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 8 months ago 20,869 reads 147 comments

  8. Saints Defense Facing Major Questions After Week 1 Shootout Loss

    Rob Ryan orchestrated one of the greatest turnarounds in NFL history last season after he was named the defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints ...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 9 months ago 10,586 reads 43 comments

  9. How New Orleans Saints Are Building One of the NFL's Most Potent Defenses

    If you need proof that defense wins championships, look no further than Super Bowl XLVIII (48) almost four months ago when the Seattle Seahawks dismantled the Denver Broncos , and one of this generation's top quarterbacks in Peyton Manning ...

    Knox Bardeen Written by Knox Bardeen about 12 months ago 20,100 reads 103 comments