New Orleans Saints

Roger Goodell Keeps Letting His League Down
December 11, 2012

The NFL's bounty scandal claims another victim: The commissioner who rushed to suspend everyone in site.

The First Monday Night Football Before the First Tuesday in November
November 05, 2012

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney went on ESPN's Monday Night Football to kibitz about sports before the election.

Football Wreaks Havoc on Democratic Convention Schedule
August 31, 2012

The Obama campaign has done a poor job dealing with the NFL regular season opener.

Cheesehead
February 17, 2010

The New Orleans Saints’ strategy in last month’s NFC championship game was primitive and perfectly suited: Take advantage of quarterback Brett Favre’s 40-year-old body by inflicting a caveman’s clubbing. Hundreds of pounds of muscle and anger and adrenaline hit him at high speed a total of 17 times, and Favre, perhaps playing the last game of his career, managed to withstand the punishment until the third quarter, when he severely hurt his ankle. He limped on the sidelines and was basically immobile and should have taken himself out of the game then, regardless of the stakes.

The Seducer
November 18, 1996

Bill Clinton and his cadre of dogged conspiracists.