New Orleans Saints History

Year-by-Year History of the New Orleans Saints

‘Past Saint Players’

Saints History 101: Featuring Jeff Groth

Saints History 101 - Receiver Jeff Groth

A short Saints You Tube video highlighting New Orleans Saints wide receiver Jeff Groth. Groth had played for Houston Oilers and joined the Saints when Bum Phillips became head coach in 1981 and stayed with the team until 1985. He lead the team in receiving 1982 & 1983.

Morten Andersen will join New Orleans Saints Ring of Honor in 2015

New Orleans Saints Kicker Morten

Former All-Pro NFL kicker Morten Andersen will be inducted into the New Orleans Saints Ring of Honor in recognition for his accomplishments both on and off the playing field during his 25 year NFL Career. He joins former Saints players Rickey Jackson, Archie Manning and William Roaf.

Top 10 Saints Defensive Players of All-Time

Sam Mills ofthe New Orleans Saints

Another article in the All-Time Saints Players Series at covering the All-Time Best Defensive Players in New Orleans Saints History and it lists some of the defensive greats we have. And while I agree totally with sports writer Barry Hirstius, I wish the list could have included a couple of other names like Linebacker Joe Federspiel and NFL Legend Doug Atkins but hey, you can only have so many.

Highlight Video of Deuce McAllister New Orleans Saints 2001-2008

Highlight Video of Deuce McAllister New Orleans Saints 2001-2008

All-Time leading rusher Deuce McAllister joined the New Orleans Saints after being picked with the Saints First Round Draft selection. Here is a highlight video that showcases over 5 minutes worth of memorable runs during Deuce’s 9 year career in New Orleans.

Sam Mills – New Orleans Saints Linebacker 1986-1994

Potrait of Sam Mills by New Orleans artist Bob Graham

Sam Mills joined the New Orleans Saints in 1986 to become one the 4 All-Pro linebackers of the heralded Dome Patrol. Mills played 8 seasons with the Saints and will always be remembered by fans. Here is a portrait of him painted by New Orleans Artist Bob Graham.