The New Orleans Saints have traded defensive tackle Akiem Hicks to the New England Patriots for tight end Michael Hoomanawanui.
Hicks' agent, Frank Murtha, has confirmed the trade.
Hicks, a third-round draft choice by New Orleans in 2012, has been a starter since 2013 and was at Saints practice Wednesday...
With the regular season approaching and some lingering questions about depth at the receiver position, the New England Patriots acquired Jalen Saunders from the New Orleans Saints in exchange for an conditional seventh round draft pick.
As the New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints head into their respective locker rooms after the first half of action, here are a few stats and thoughts on the first two quarters that has produced a 21-7 New Orleans lead.
Running back Adrian Peterson is being reinstated by the Minnesota Vikings. The team says the former NFL MVP will fully practice this week and play Sunday against New Orleans.
Peterson was deactivated for Sunday's loss to New England after being indicted late last week on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child...
The New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks advanced to the championship games of their respective conferences with victories in the NFL playoffs on Saturday. Here is a recap of all of the day's action: