Signed by the Saints to a two-year contract, 5/16/13…Waived by the New York Jets, 9/4/12…Claimed off of waivers by Jets from Miami Dolphins, 9/1/12…Waived by Miami, 8/31/12…Re-signed by the Dolphins as a free agent, 1/30/12…Originally signed by the Dolphins to the practice squad, 10/5/11…Attended UNLV, where he was a preseason third-team All-MWC selection as a senior in 2010...Played in 13 games with 12 starts at defensive tackle…Ranked second on squad with five tackles for loss…Played in 12 games with nine starts as a sophomore in 2008 and recorded 32 tackles (14 solo), led the team with seven tackles for loss and shared the team lead with a pair of sacks…Posted four tackles, including three for losses, in win at Arizona State…Played seven games as a redshirt freshman in 2007…Finished with 10 total tackles, including two for loss…Redshirted as a true freshman in 2006…Majored in university studies…Pronunciation: e-saw-AH-co ah-ah-two-e…Graduated from Faga’itua (Pago Pago) HS…Played one season as team won the island championship in 2005…Also competed in rugby, volleyball and soccer…Born on Jan. 25, 1987, in Pago Pago.
New Orleans Saints players on Tuesday, Nov. 25 handed out turkey and other Thanksgiving fixings to underserved families. More than 1,000 people showed at the Dryades YMCA for the event. Video by Ashley Amoss
Jen Hale hosts this week's Social Zone. Video by Justin Stout. (New Orleans Saints video)
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton dismisses questions about "making changes" within the team as he and quarterback Drew Brees discuss their disappointment at the team's 34-27 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 12.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw 2 touchdowns and a season-high 420 yards in his team's 34-27 Week 12 loss to the Baltimore Ravens.