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New Orleans Saints give Tom Brady a rough welcome to the NFC South, beat Buccaneers 34-23 - Canal Street Chronicles
The Saints emerge victorious following a week 1 win over Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, making the Saints the only team in the NFC South to have week 1 victory.
Sources: Tom Brady was New Orleans Saints’ backup plan if Drew Brees had retired this past offseason - ESPN
Before Drew Brees announced that he would return for the 2020 season, Tom Brady was the backup plan for the Saints for their starting quarterback.
Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Saints reach 5-year contract extension - Canal Street Chronicles
Ahead of the Saints’ Sunday game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Alvin Kamara signed a 5-year deal with the Saints, which includes “a $15 million signing bonus and over $34 million in guarantees.”
Michael Thomas reacts to new deals for Alvin Kamara, Demario Davis - Saints Wire
Michael Thomas tweeted in celebration of Alvin Kamara and Demario Davis’ new deals. (Tweet below)
Saints reportedly sign LB Demario Davis to 3-year extension - Canal Street Chronicles
Demario Davis has reportedly signed a new 3-year, $27 million deal with the Saints.
Drew Brees sets record for career pass attempts in New Orleans Saints’ win - ESPN
Drew Brees set a new record for pass attempts in a career by attempting his 10,170th pass, breaking the former record set by Brett Favre.
Defense shines, offensive play calling ‘awful,’ as Saints top Buccaneers in near-silent Superdome - NOLA
Despite the outcome of their week 1 game, Sean Payton was highly critical of his offensive play calling, saying, “There’s a handful of plays that we’re going to watch on tape and it’s not going to be the players,” and, “It’s on me. I’ve got to be a lot better.”
JACKRABBIT PICK-6!— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) September 13, 2020
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Congratulations @A_kamara6 & @demario__davis y’all earned it happy to know we will be teammates for some time now . You know it’s one rule once you get the bag you got to go even harder! I know y’all good for it and it’s a few more where that came from. ⚜️— Michael Thomas (@Cantguardmike) September 14, 2020
The #JerseySwap is back baby! This one is headed to the beast @CGtwelve_. Thanks for making it happen @Tide #ad pic.twitter.com/tJrXQDkGFy— Emmanuel Sanders (@ESanders_10) September 14, 2020