Jameis Winston RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bucs' Lavonte David: Jameis Winston's infamous 'Eat a W' speech was 'weird'

    The Undefeated "By football standards, Lavonte David is old. The 31-year-old linebacker has been playing in the NFL since being selected 58th overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2012 draft, a draft so long ago that the only top-5 pick still playing is Robert Griffin III. These days,..." April 21

  • Jameis Winston Vows Rise To Greatness, After Going From #1 Pick To NFL Laughingstock

    TMZ "Here's a refreshingly candid moment from Jameis Winston ... the Saints QB admitted to kids he went from top NFL prospect to league laughingstock -- but he's now vowing to work his ass off to change that. The 27-year-old was helping out at a football camp in Orlando,..." April 20

  • Jameis Winston Gets Roasted For His Latest Workout In The Pool

    Total Pro Sports "The Saints, of course, are entering 2021 without Drew Brees after the future Hall of Famer retired. They brought back Jameis Winston and restructured Taysom Hill’s contract, leaving one starting job and two candidates. For years, Jameis Winston has been known as a gunslinger,..." April 11

  • Jameis Winston prepared to give up gunslinger mentality, embrace 'game-manager' role

    CBS Sports "Jameis Winston wants to stick around as a starting quarterback in the NFL -- and the New Orleans Saints are likely his final chance. Winston, who threw the most interceptions of any player this century after his first five seasons (88), is set to change his game in order to make..." March 30

  • Jameis Winston was excited for former teammates after they won Super Bowl LV

    Yahoo! Sports "For five years, Jameis Winston was Tampa Bay’s quarterback. Selected at No. 1 overall in 2015, Winston became the Buccaneers’ all-time franchise leader in yards passing and in touchdowns. But Tampa Bay decided to move on after Winston’s..." March 25

  • Saints QB Jameis Winston: 'I would love to carry that torch' from Drew Brees

    New Orleans Saints "What ?Jameis Winston? saw last year, as a backup quarterback with the New Orleans Saints, is what attracted the unrestricted free agent to re-sign this year, with a chance to become the starter for the Saints, who had Drew Brees as their full-time starter the last 15 seasons. "I..." March 23

  • Saints' Sean Payton: I think we're set with Jameis Winston, Taysom Hill at QB

    The Score "The New Orleans Saints believe Drew Brees' replacement is already on their roster. Head coach Sean Payton is optimistic the recently re-signed Jameis Winston and Taysom Hill can step up in 2021 after Brees announced his retirement..." March 16

  • David Carr makes ridiculous comment on Jameis Winston and Drew Brees

    Larry Brown Sports "Former NFL quarterback David Carr believes Jameis Winston is the answer at quarterback for the Saints, and he made a ridiculous comment while making his point. Carr, who is an analyst for NFL Network, was talking on Monday about New Orleans’ future at quarterback without Drew..." March 16

  • Jameis Winston shares two-word message after re-signing with Saints

    Yardbarker "Jameis Winston is returning to the New Orleans Saints and is pumped about the news.  Winston agreed to a one-year deal with the Saints worth up to $12 million, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. After the deal was reported, Winston tweeted a..." March 16

  • Jameis Winston Agrees to 1-Year Saints Contract After Drew Brees' Retirement

    Bleacher Report "The partnership between Jameis Winston and the New Orleans Saints will reportedly continue after the two sides agreed to a deal on Monday, per Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the deal is for one year..." March 15

  • Saints working to bring back QB Jameis Winston

    TSN "One day after long-time starting quarterback Drew Brees announced his retirement, and the New Orleans Saints gave backup Taysom Hill a unique contract, the team is still trying to bring back the third quarterback they had on the roster last year. ESPN's Dianna..." March 15

  • Jameis Winston expected to be Saints' starting QB in 2021?

    Yardbarker "As the New Orleans Saints prepare for a 2021 season without Drew Brees, who is still expected to retire, head coach Sean Payton is thinking about his next quarterback. In an offseason with multiple star passers and intriguing, young talent available, New Orleans might already know who will..." March 13

  • Saints likely ‘front-runner’ to re-sign Jameis Winston

    Yardbarker "As Drew Brees leaves the NFL world waiting for his presumed retirement announcement, the New Orleans Saints are thinking about their future at quarterback. With the 2021 NFL offseason underway, Sean Payton might already have an idea for who will be under center next season. While..." March 08

  • Sean Payton: Jameis Winston 'up next' if Drew Brees retires

    The Score "Signs continue to point to the New Orleans Saints choosing Jameis Winston as Drew Brees' successor at starting quarterback whenever the future Hall of Famer hangs up his cleats. The latest indication came from New Orleans defensive end Cameron Jordan...." February 24

  • Will the Saints be able to afford Jameis Winston?

    Yahoo! Sports "The Saints want to keep quarterback Jameis Winston. Whether they’re able to do that is a different issue. Making the media rounds on Wednesday for Zebra Technologies, coach Sean Payton praised Winston and made it clear that the Saints want him back. “[O]ur..." February 04

  • Taysom Hill Must Take a Step Back if Saints Re-Sign Jameis Winston

    The Big Lead "Sean Payton went on Good Morning Football Wednesday morning. The first thing Kay Adams asked the New Orleans Saints coach about was the team's plan was at quarterback heading into the offseason, assuming Drew Brees retires. Payton's fairly straightforward answer..." February 03

  • Saints have 'big interest' in bringing Jameis Winston back

    NFL.com "While the wait for ?Drew Brees? to announce his future intentions continues, the New Orleans Saints must prepare as if the future Hall of Famer will walk away, leaving an opening at the QB position. ?Taysom Hill? remains under contract, but the Saints are likely to add a more..." February 03

  • Colts Have ‘High Level Interest’ In Carson Wentz, Jameis Winston

    Total Pro Sports "After the retirement of Philip Rivers, the Indianapolis Colts find themselves back in the QB market once again this offseason. If Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz did in fact demand a trade from the Eagles during the 2020 season, he might prefer his next NFL destination be..." February 01

  • Jameis Winston to be New Orleans quarterback in 2021?

    Yardbarker "Jameis Winston signed with the New Orleans Saints to be mentored by Sean Payton and Drew Brees. With the future Hall of Fame quarterback expected to retire, Winston could be poised to take the lead in this offense next season. After seeing Teddy Bridgewater walk in free agency,..." January 28

  • Adam Schefter Predicts 18 Plus QBs Will Change Teams This Offseason

    The Big Lead "Last year's NFL offseason was a wild affair when it came to the quarterback position. Players like Tom Brady and Philip Rivers, long assumed to be the types of men who would only ever wear one uniform, changed teams. Presumptive starters were exchanged and displaced..." January 25

  • FOX Cameras Catch A Tearful Drew Brees Telling Jameis Winston ‘This Is Your Team Now’

    BroBible "It appears that Drew Brees has played his final NFL game. Before Sunday’s Bucs-Saints divisional playoff game, Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer reported that Brees was deadset on retiring after this season. After the Saints were eliminated by the Bucs a tearful Drew Brees..." January 18

  • What happened to Jameis Winston? Why the Buccaneers moved on from former No. 1 overall pick

    Sporting News "From No. 1 in the draft to No. 3 on the depth chart. Jameis Winston has something of a mercurial NFL career, to say the very least. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft was thought to be a can't-miss prospect coming out of Florida State, and as it turns out,..." January 17

  • The Best Potential Landing Spots for Jameis Winston in 2021

    Bleacher Report "Even though Jameis Winston's 2021 playoff journey continues, multiple teams may have him on their free-agent radar. He didn't see much action during the 2020 campaign, completing seven of his 11 pass attempts for 75 yards between Weeks 9 and 10. However, he's only one..." January 13

  • Sean Payton reportedly 'eager' to re-sign Jameis Winston

    MSN.com "New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton turned to Taysom Hill as his starting quarterback earlier this year when Drew Brees went down with an injury. Some interpreted that to mean Payton views Hill as his quarterback of the future, but it doesn’t sound like that is the..." January 10

  • New Orleans Saints QB Jameis Winston out after going on NFL's reserve/COVID-19 list

    ESPN "The New Orleans Saints placed backup quarterback Jameis Winston on the NFL's reserve/COVID-19 list Sunday morning, meaning he won't be available for Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Saints now have just two quarterbacks on their..." December 20

  • Could Jameis Winston end up with the Bengals next season?

    Bleacher Report "Given the uncertainty around Joe Burrow for the 2021 season, the Cincinnati Bengals could be in the market for a backup quarterback with high upside.  On Thursday's episode of Get Up, ESPN's Adam Schefter speculated that Jameis Winston "makes a lot of..." December 17

  • Sean Payton: Jameis Winston could be Saints' starter once Brees retires

    The Score "Sean Payton recently picked Taysom Hill over Jameis Winston to command the New Orleans Saints at quarterback, but the head coach believes Winston's time could be coming soon with Drew Brees potentially in his final season. "One of the..." December 15

  • Saints players want Jameis Winston starting despite Taysom Hill decision

    Bleacher Report "Taysom Hill is getting the surprise start for the New Orleans Saints Sunday in place of an injured Drew Brees, mostly so the team can evaluate the versatile player as a quarterback option going forward, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. It will be the first chance for..." November 22

  • It Sounds Like the Taysom Hill Experiment Includes a Short Leash

    The Big Lead "Taysom Hill is finally getting his chance to shut naysayers like me up and prove he can play quarterback in the NFL. Regardless of the fact that the Saints have never treated him like a legit starting quarterback and he's struggled in his limited appearances under center, well..." November 22

  • Taysom time in New Orleans: Taysom Hill to start over Jameis Winston

    NFL.com "Sean Payton is finally ready to give the man he's compared to ?Steve Young? a test-drive at starting quarterback Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported that the Saints are expected to start Taysom Hill on Sunday after giving him starter reps..." November 20

  • Domonique Foxworth Suggests Saints Could Be Better With Jameis Winston Instead of Drew Brees, 'Get Up' Disagrees

    The Big Lead "The New Orleans Saints were having themselves a pretty darn good season until Drew Brees got slammed to the turf last Sunday. Brees would finish the half but finished out the game on the bench as Jameis Winston replaced him. This week brought news that Brees cracked several ribs and punctured a..." November 19

  • Jameis Winston was “very comfortable” taking over for Drew Brees

    Nola "When New Orleans Saints backup quarterback Jameis Winston trotted onto the field last week against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, those snaps came as a luxury — the result of a decisive division win that didn’t need starting quarterback Drew Brees to wind down the clock. This..." November 16

  • If Drew Brees can’t play, will Saints go with Taysom Hill or Jameis Winston?

    Pro Football Talk "Last year, when quarterback Drew Brees missed five games with a thumb injury, the Saints turned to the No. 2 quarterback on their depth chart, Teddy Bridgewater. This year, the next man up (based on the same officially unofficial depth chart that pointed to Bridgewater last year)..." November 16

  • Jameis Winston Pre-Game Hip Thrust Warmup Is Beyond Hilarious

    Total Pro Sports "Everything Jameis Winston does seems to be quite hilarious. The New Orleans Saints backup QB was back at it on Sunday when he put his twist on Dak Prescott’s hip thrust warmup with a thrust of his own. " November 15

  • Jameis Winston opens second half as Saints QB

    Pro Football Talk "The Saints got the ball first in the third quarter and the quarterback leading the offense wasn’t Drew Brees. It was Jameis Winston, who is getting his first meaningful time with the team since signing as a free agent this offseason. He saw some mop-up duty during last..." November 15

  • Jameis Winston Trolls The Bucs By Eating A W Again

    Nola "Jameis Winston got his first snap in a Saints uniform in his first return to face his former team on Sunday night -- and he also got back to "eating Ws." As Drew Brees stood on the field for an interview after a 38-3 steamrolling of the Bucs in Tampa Bay, Winston popped..." November 09

  • Looking back at every Heisman Trophy winner since 2010

    Sportsnaut "The Heisman Trophy award is the most prestigious award in college football. Becoming a Heisman Trophy winner symbolizes is being the best of the best. The Heisman winner is at the center of the nation’s spotlight and becomes engraved in college football history. Each winner..." November 07