Check out the New Orleans Saints roster. See the entire team roster at FOX Sports. Dec 12, 2018 · This got me thinking about our coaching personnel and how lucky we are to have former head coaches like him and Dennis Allen on the staff. That kind of experience has to be a huge benefit to Coach Payton, but I feel like it says even more that they have stuck around and not tried to jump on a head coaching job elsewhere yet. The team’s return to the playoffs in 2006 was especially notable: having been forced to play all their 2005 “home” games outside New Orleans because of the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina, the Saints came back to the Superdome in 2006 and posted a 10–6 record under first-year head coach Sean Payton. An in-depth betting analysis of the New Orleans Saints ahead of the 2016-17 NFL football season, courtesy of TopBet, America's favorite online sportsbook. NEW ORLEANS -- Drew Brees was stuck in the training room, recovering from thumb surgery early in the season, when he found a way to entertain himself. The LSU Tigers were playing on TV, and the New Orleans Saints quarterback was able to call out some of the Tigers' plays before they happened.