Alvin Kamara RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara make Pro Bowl history

    247 Sports "When the National Football League announced their latest Pro Bowl roster on Tuesday, the New Orleans Saints found six of their players among the honored. Included in the list, as was expected, were running backs Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara, the “Boom and Zoom” pairing that has helped propel..." December 20

  • Saints RB Alvin Kamara clears concussion protocol ahead of Jets clash

    Sporting News "The Saints suffered a disappointing loss to the Falcons, their main NFC South rivals, last Thursday in a game where multiple players were helped off the field. Saints rookie running back Alvin Kamara was the most impactful injury. He left the game on the opening drive after taking a blow to the..." December 15

  • Alvin Kamara says 'I'm gonna play' as he returns to fulll practice for Saints

    The Advocate "New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara returned to practice during the portion open to the media on Wednesday. Kamara suffered a concussion against the Atlanta Falcons. “I'm good to go. I’m gonna play," Kamara told reporters. An NFL player who suffers a concussion must progress..." December 13

  • Saints RB Alvin Kamara expects to play against Jets "The most fascinating player on the Saints is angling to get back in the lineup sooner than later. Running back Alvin Kamara told reporters Monday he expects to be good to go for Sunday's home game against the New York Jets, per Josh Katzenstein of The Times-Picayune. Kamara suffered a..." December 11

  • Alvin Kamara Suffers Concussion

    Pro Football Rumors "One of the top drivers of the Saints’ resurgence, Alvin Kamara will not return to his team’s pivotal game Thursday night. The rookie running back suffered a concussion, Joel Erickson of The Advocate tweets. Kamara left the game in the first quarter after a hit from Deion Jones and went to the..." December 08

  • Payton reveals Kamara was 28th-ranked player on Saints' draft board

    Bleacher Report "The city the Saints call home is known for unexpected gifts. A piece of butterscotch hard candy with the purchase of a loaf of bread. A 13th donut. A set of beads tossed from a balcony. Lagniappe, it calls this tradition. And now to this city comes a running back from the depths of..." December 07

  • Sean Payton had a feeling Alvin Kamara was special early in the draft process

    Pro Football Talk "The Saints took a significant risk in this year’s draft, shipping both their 2018 second-round pick and a 2017 seventh-round pick to San Francisco to get the 49ers’ third-rounder. Why would the Saints give up a second-round pick and more to acquire a third-round pick? Because, Saints coach Sean..." November 10

  • Alvin Kamara taking star turn as headliner in Saints' talented rookie class

    USA Today "Alvin Kamara just had to acknowledge the milestone. His former teammate, Adrian Peterson, logged a career-high 37 carries for the Arizona Cardinals last Sunday. So Kamara, the New Orleans Saints' dynamic rookie back, reached out to Peterson. "I texted him and said, ‘Well, I know you’re in..." November 09

  • Alvin Kamara 'had to take advantage' when Saints gave him the ball

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Alvin Kamara had a game-high 10 catches on 10 targets in the New Orleans Saints' 20-0 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday afternoon at Wembley Stadium. "That's pretty efficient," Saints quarterback Drew Brees joked. Kamara finished with the second-most touches of any player in the..." October 02

  • Sean Payton sees some Marshall Faulk in rookie Alvin Kamara

    Larry Brown Sports "New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton is all-in on the Alvin Kamara hype. Speaking with reporters Sunday, Payton was asked if he sees any similarities between his rookie running back and retired backfield great Marshall Faulk, who was present at Saints’ camp for his hosting gig with NFL..." July 31