Demario Davis Stats, News and Video - OLB | NFL.com
Saints LB Demario Davis signs three-year, $27M extension before Week 1 win
Demario Davis won twice this weekend. A day before helping the Saints beat the Buccaneers, the All-Pro linebacker signed a three-year extension worth $27 million with $18.35 million guaranteed, Ian Rapoport reports.
NFL's top nine defenses in 2020: Chargers, Bills, 49ers all loaded, but who's No. 1?
As we hurtle toward the 2020 NFL season, Adam Schein predicts which nine teams will boast the league's best defenses. Who earns the No. 1 spot: Derwin James' Chargers, Tre'Davious White's Bills or Nick Bosa's 49ers?
Top 25 NFL free agents in 2021: Prospective class teeming with talent
2020 represents a contract year for a number of spectacular NFL players. With that in mind, Gregg Rosenthal takes a sneak peek at next offseason's open market, ranking his top 25 prospective free agents of 2021.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 70-61: Ryan Tannehill ranks 68th
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
Most valuable traits of an NFL head coach? Eight star players weigh in
What are the most important qualities for an NFL head coach to possess? Jim Trotter posed that question to star players from each position group, including 49ers CB Richard Sherman, Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald and Chiefs TE Travis Kelce. Here are their thoughts.
NFL All-Analytics Team: Lamar Jackson, Stephon Gilmore stand out
Cynthia Frelund assembles an all-star roster of analytics monsters from the 2019 season. Who joins reigning MVP Lamar Jackson on the squad?
Demario Davis: We have to change the way we police in U.S.
Saints linebacker Demario Davis, who is a prominent member of the Players Coalition, joined NFL Network on Monday to discuss the nationwide protests related to the death of George Floyd.
Saints trade up, select LB Zack Baun with 74th pick
After trading with the Cleveland Browns for the 74th overall pick of the 2020 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints drafted Wisconsin linebacker Zack Baun on Friday night.
2019 All-Pro Team: Jackson, McCaffrey highlight roster
The Associated Press revealed its 2019 NFL All-Pro Teams on Friday, the list is highlight by Baltimore Ravens QB and MVP front-runner Lamar Jackson.
2019 NFL All-Pro teams, eye test vs. Next Gen Stats: Defense
Chris Wesseling built a defensive All-Pro team with his seasoned eye, while Nick Shook studied the Next Gen Stats. See where they agree (Aaron Donald) and differ (Grady Jarrett).
What we learned from Saints' victory over Colts
Led by a record-breaking performance by the future Hall of Fame quarterback, the Saints (11-3) trounced the Colts (6-8) in the Superdome, 34-7, to close out Week 15.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 6 NFL games
Week 6 got off to an early start with the Panthers and Buccaneers squaring off for a morning NFC South showdown in London. Here's what we learned from that and the rest of Sunday's matchups.
Saints' D embraced challenge with Drew Brees out
The Saints defense held the Dallas Cowboys in check on Sunday night, and the squad is all-in on carrying New Orleans on their back while their franchise QB is injured.
Saints' defense advances objective of 'going from good to great'
Facing the high-powered Cowboys without Drew Brees, the Saints played complementary football and got contributions from everyone. Jim Trotter examines how New Orleans did it, especially on the defensive side of the ball.
Brees on Week 1 officiating error: 'That can't happen'
In the waning seconds of the first half Monday night, the Saints were deprived of precious seconds on the clock in the aftermath of a booth review, and their gripe has already been justified by league officials.
NFL's Demario Davis, Josh Norman help pay bail to free activist
This week, NFL players Josh Norman and Demario Davis helped pay an immigrant activist's $50,000 bail. They talked to Jim Trotter about why they decided to get involved.
Drew Brees, Eric Ebron deals among '18's top free agency moves
While news of deals flies fast and furious, Elliot Harrison looks back at the top 11 free agency moves of 2018 -- like Indianapolis' savvy pick-up of Eric Ebron and the Rams' signing of Ndamukong Suh.
Todd Gurley wasn't hurt Sunday, just played 'sorry'
Todd Gurley was his own harshest critic after a lackluster performance, but is 'grateful' that his team picked him up and that the Rams prevailed and are heading to the Super Bowl.
Jared Goff's 'miraculous' throw helps send Rams to Super Bowl
Sean McVay sensed some sort of divine intervention at play when Jared Goff made the most unlikely of completions to set up the Rams' game-winning score against the Saints. Mike Silver reports from the Superdome on Sunday's magical moments.
Saints preparing for surging Rams' ground attack
The Saints were able to shut down the Rams' running game in a Week 9 matchup. But even with the new addition of running back C.J. Anderson, New Orleans is ready to stop the ground attack.
2018 NFL All-Pro teams, eye test vs. Next Gen Stats: Defense
Chris Wesseling builds an offensive All-Pro team using the eye test. Nick Shook leans on the numbers. Aaron Donald's stats will make your jaw drop -- and it's easy to see Khalil Mack's dominance.
Saints outlast Eagles, will face Rams for NFC crown
The New Orleans Saints remain alive and are marching into the NFC Championship Game. The Saints defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 20-14 on Sunday and will face the Rams next week.
Saints vs. Lions highlights | Week 4
Watch the highlights between the New Orleans Saints and Detroit Lions in their Week 4 matchup.
Packers vs. Saints highlights | Week 3
Watch the highlights of the Week 3 matchup between the Green Bay Packers against the New Orleans Saints.
Demario Davis takes advantage of free run at Rodgers with sack
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis takes advantage of free run at Aaron Rodgers with sack.
Biggest plays made by the Saints' defense | Week 1
Watch the best plays from the New Orleans Saints defense in their Week 1 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Buccaneers vs. Saints highlights | Week 1
Watch the highlights from the Week 1 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New Orleans Saints.
Best plays from 'Top 100 Players of 2020' | Nos. 70-61
Watch the best plays from the top 100 players ranked 70 to 61.
'Top 100 Players of 2020': Demario Davis | No. 67
The New Orleans Saints linebacker makes his first career "Top 100" appearance this year after a First-Team All-Pro season in 2019.
'Real Talk with the NFL': Three players who are making a difference
NFL Media's Kimmi Chex hosts episode two of "Real Talk with the NFL", a social-first show themed around NFL social justice, amplifying NFL player voices, and highlighting Black culture's ties to our sport and our league.
NAACP Virtual Town Hall: Demario Davis shares about the impact of the Players Coalition
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis talks about how the Players Coalition has turned donation money into action as part of the NAACP's Virtual Town Hall following a screening of "Fritz Pollard: A Forgotten Man."
NAACP Virtual Town Hall: Davis details how players can lead change in the NFL
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis details how players can lead change in the NFL during the NAACP Virtual Town Hall.
NAACP Virtual Town Hall: Demario Davis shares how athletes are finding their voices
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis shares how athletes are finding their voices during the NAACP Virtual Town Hall.
Demario Davis lays out steps for social justice change
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis joins "NFL Now" to speak out about protests across the country, social justice reform and more.
Saints' best defensive plays | 2019 season
Watch the New Orleans Saints' best defensive plays from the 2019 NFL season.
Vikings vs. Saints highlights | NFC Wild Card
Watch the highlights from the Wild Card matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints.
Every Saints sack from monster game vs. Titans | Week 16
The New Orleans Saints recorded five sacks in Week 16 against the Tennessee Titans. Take a look at the defensive highlights.
49ers vs. Saints highlights | Week 14
Watch the highlights from the San Francisco 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints matchup during Week 14.
Damario Davis drops Jimmy G for big loss on third-down sack
New Orleans Saints linebacker Damario Davis drops San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo for big loss on third-down sack.
Saints vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 11
Watch the highlights of the Week 11 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Can't-Miss Play: Davis delivers INT after Bucs' bizarre behind-the-back bobble
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis intercepts a pass made by Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston.
Demario Davis brings down Matt Ryan on third down
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis brings down Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan on third down.
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis discusses leading pregame hype speech with quarterback Drew Brees
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis joins "NFL Now" to discuss his team's win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 6.
Demario Davis' most impressive plays on defense | NFC Championship Game
Check out New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis' most impressive plays on defense in the NFC Championship Game.
Tip-drill INT! Demario Davis grabs pick after Gurley's drop
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis comes away with an early interception of Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff.
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis addresses the media ahead of NFC Championship
New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis speaks about the Los Angeles Rams' running game, dealing with media during the week and how the defense is dealing with the loss of Sheldon Rankins.