- Benson in good spirits as trial vs. estranged heirs starts Updated: Jun-01-15 9:39 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson walked slowly toward a court room where a struggle for control of his pro sports teams is playing out.
- AP Source: Panthers, Cam Newton contract talks continue Updated: Jun-01-15 11:54 am
- Falcons sign veteran guard Chris Chester Updated: May-30-15 4:51 pm
- Falcons LB Shembo waived after animal cruelty charge Updated: May-29-15 10:16 pm
LAWRENCEVILLE, Georgia - The Atlanta Falcons waived linebacker Prince Shembo on Friday, shortly after he was charged with aggravated animal cruelty.
- Sharper pleads guilty in federal sexual assault case Updated: May-29-15 12:07 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Former New Orleans Saints football player Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from allegations he drugged and assaulted women in four states.
- Saints getting a first look at their defensive overhaul Updated: May-28-15 7:01 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - An autograph-covered football commemorating the New England Patriots' Super Bowl triumph last season now sits in cornerback Brandon Browner's locker at the headquarters of his new NFL team, the New Orleans Saints.
- Patriots, Saints to hold preseason practice in West Virginia Updated: May-28-15 6:10 pm
- Panthers expect offseason additions will free up WR Benjamin Updated: May-28-15 5:31 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Help has arrived for Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin.
- Panthers host 100 youth football moms to discuss safety Updated: May-27-15 4:06 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Carolina Panthers are planning to host football moms to show them how to keep their aspiring players safe on the field, and to get some personal experience in what it's like to be in the game.
- Siants sign 1st-round pick Andrus Peat Updated: May-21-15 7:33 pm
- Brees: Younger Saints receivers ready for larger roles Updated: May-20-15 6:35 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Drew Brees is confident that some young, relatively unknown, inexperienced receivers can help the New Orleans Saints' offense remain among the NFL's best.
- Panthers cut former 4th-round pick Kugbila Updated: May-20-15 2:50 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Carolina Panthers have released injury-plagued guard Edmund Kugbila, a former fourth-round draft pick who never played in a game for the team.
- For Cleveland and Atlanta, plenty of sports lowlights Updated: May-20-15 3:21 am
ATLANTA - On the sports misery index, Atlanta and Cleveland are hard to beat.
- Panthers LB Davis takes 5-lap spin with Earnhardt Jr. Updated: May-19-15 5:53 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Not a lot scares Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis so he was comfortable going a few laps around Charlotte Motor Speedway at 165 mph with NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.
- Saints release veteran kicker Shayne Graham Updated: May-19-15 4:43 pm
- Seahawks' Carroll: LB Irvin's Atlanta comment misinterpreted Updated: May-16-15 9:38 pm
LOS ANGELES - Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin's recent declaration that he would be playing in Atlanta in 2016 doesn't mean what everyone thinks it does, according to coach Pete Carroll's interpretation of those remarks.
- Saints counting on Kikaha, Tull to add pressure on defense Updated: May-16-15 5:08 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - One of the factors in New Orleans' struggles last season was its inability to get to the quarterback.
- Falcons sign former Redskins tackle Tyler Polumbus Updated: May-14-15 7:20 pm
- Falcons' Blank says failure to admit mistakes hurt Patriots Updated: May-14-15 3:59 pm
ATLANTA - Falcons owner Arthur Blank said Thursday there is a "general feeling" that the Patriots' failure to acknowledge mistakes added to the punishment they received for deflating footballs.
- Williams, Alstott newest members of Bucs Ring of Honor Updated: May-13-15 6:41 pm
TAMPA, Florida - The first quarterback to lead the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to the playoffs, and a key player from the franchise's only Super Bowl winner are the newest members of the team's Ring of Honor.
- New Orleans Pelicans fire head coach Monty Williams Updated: May-12-15 7:43 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - The New Orleans Pelicans fired head coach Monty Williams on Tuesday, parting ways with a coach who has a strong relationship with the franchise's marquee player, Anthony Davis.
- Buccaneers sign 4 more draft picks Updated: May-12-15 7:21 pm
- Falcons sign third-round pick RB Tevin Coleman Updated: May-12-15 6:48 pm
- Champions Square image being removed Updated: May-12-15 11:07 am
NEW ORLEANS - The Champion Square banner image of cornerback Tracy Porter clinching the 2010 Super Bowl with his late interception return for a touchdown is coming down.
- Falcons sign 3 undrafted rookies, waive 3 others Updated: May-11-15 6:06 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons have signed undrafted free agent Sam Meredith, a defensive end from San Diego State.