Kristian Garic Blogs

Payton: The Saints are 8-2 with plenty to clean up

After yesterday's thrilling 34-31 come from behind overtime win over the Washington Redskins. Coach Sean Payton and the Saints are sitting pretty at 8-2 with plenty to fix. The defense is getting bit by the injury bug. Already without two starters (A.J Klein, and Kenny Vaccaro) the Saints suffered... Read More

Payton: The Saints are 8-2 with plenty to clean up

After yesterday's thrilling 34-31 come from behind overtime win over the Washington Redskins. Coach Sean Payton and the Saints are sitting pretty at 8-2 with plenty to fix. The defense is getting bit by the injury bug. Already without two starters (A.J Klein, and Kenny Vaccaro) the Saints suffered... Read More
Drew Brees

Brees: Absolutely, the Saints are special

Over the Saints eight game winning streak, we've seen some pretty interesting moments. None more interesting than the 34-31 overtime win over the Washington Redskins yesterday. The Saints had 2% chance of winning the game down 15 points with less than three minutes remaining in the game. QB Drew... Read More
Drew Brees

Brees: Absolutely, the Saints are special

Over the Saints eight game winning streak, we've seen some pretty interesting moments. None more interesting than the 34-31 overtime win over the Washington Redskins yesterday. The Saints had 2% chance of winning the game down 15 points with less than three minutes remaining in the game. QB Drew... Read More
AJ Klein

Vaccaro & Klein questionable for Saints game on Sunday

The Saints are not only the better team in this week's match up against the Washington Redskins. The Saints are also the healthier team. LB A.J Klein (ankle) is questionable, along with Safety Kenny Vaccaro (groin). T Terron Armstead (shoulder) wasn't given a game designation so that means he'll... Read More
AJ Klein

Vaccaro & Klein questionable for Saints game on Sunday

The Saints are not only the better team in this week's match up against the Washington Redskins. The Saints are also the healthier team. LB A.J Klein (ankle) is questionable, along with Safety Kenny Vaccaro (groin). T Terron Armstead (shoulder) wasn't given a game designation so that means he'll... Read More
Nov 12, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) celebrates his touchdown with running back Mark Ingram (22) during the second half against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field.

Close Saints team a big reason for success on the field

​So much is made about team chemistry at times in NFL locker rooms. However, make no mistake about it, a team that cares for one another as human beings typically has more success then teams that don't. Chemistry can be over rated to a degree but in the case of the Saints it matters according to RB... Read More
Nov 12, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) celebrates his touchdown with running back Mark Ingram (22) during the second half against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field.

Saints not taking anything for granted

Saints head coach Sean Payton refers to the hype around the 7-2 Saints as white noise. He'll probably tell his team, 'don't eat the cheese', a phrase he initially used in 2006 when the Saints surprisingly went 10-6 in his first season. With a young team, you might wonder; how will this team handle... Read More
Nov 12, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New Orleans Saints running back Trey Edmunds (33) is embraced by running back Mark Ingram (22), outside linebacker Craig Robertson (52) and Saints fans after scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter of a game agai

Saints games get flexed to national spotlight later in the season

​The national audience is starting to take notice of the Saints success. The NFL announced the Saints @ Rams game on November 26th will kick off at 3:25 central time. The Saints also will have their week 13 match up on December 3rd at home against the Panthers flexed to a 3:25 kick off as well. New... Read More
Nov 12, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New Orleans Saints running back Trey Edmunds (33) is embraced by running back Mark Ingram (22), outside linebacker Craig Robertson (52) and Saints fans after scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter of a game agai

Saints games get flexed to national spotlight later in the season

​The national audience is starting to take notice of the Saints success. The NFL announced the Saints @ Rams game on November 26th will kick off at 3:25 central time. The Saints also will have their week 13 match up on December 3rd at home against the Panthers flexed to a 3:25 kick off as well. New... Read More