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Saints behind the 8-ball after another inexcusable season debut

USA TODAY - 10 Sep 2018
Tampa Bay, 10-point underdogs (the largest spread in the NFL in Week 1), steamrolled the Saints, 48-40, and gutted the Who Dats – including the 73,038 in attendance -- en route to one of New Orleans' most puzzling defeats in the Sean Payton/Brees era.

Falcons release official depth chart for Saints' game

MyAJC - 18 Sep 2018
With Andy Levitre out for the season, Wes Schweitzer isprovi the proverbial next man up at left guard for the Falcons. Schweitzer lost the starting right guard battled to Brandon Fusco and was the backup swing guard.

Saints are in better shape than experts think: Podcast

Canal Street Chronicles - 18 Sep 2018
The boys thank God the Browns Browned it all up Sunday so the Saints could win 21-18. The Saints have given up bombs on defense in 5 straight games. WTF?!? Michael Thomas is on pace for 224 catches; that seems unhealthy. Sean Payton committed a ...

Stumble-bum Saints need to reset their season against Atlanta

The Sun Herald - 18 Sep 2018
Against Cleveland, the Saints played one quarter of winning offensive football (18 points in the fourth) while the defense nearly squandered 3 1/2 quarters of solid work with a momentary brain lapse during the final few minutes. If not for Gonzalez's ...

Michael Thomas sets catch mark with 28 through first 2 weeks

ESPN - 16 Sep 2018
The previous mark of 26 was set by Andre Rison in 1994. Thomas had already set the NFL mark for the most catches through the first two seasons of a career with 196 from 2016-17. But the Saints have had to rely on him even more during these first two ...

New Orleans Saints' defense improves, except for late-game issues - 18 Sep 2018
METAIRIE, La. - The New Orleans Saints gave up 30 fewer points in their second game of the season than they did in their first. The improvement from a 48-41 loss to Tampa Bay to a 21-18 victory against Cleveland was significant, but a couple of lapses ...

Balance of Power: Falcons vs. Saints | Power Rankings

Yahoo Sports - 19 Sep 2018
Balance of Power: Falcons vs. Saints | Power Rankings. NFL Highlights• Sep 18, 2018, 3:30 PM. The "NFL Power Rankings" crew break down if the New Orleans Saints or Atlanta Falcons are the more powerful team heading into Week 3. Reblog · Share.

Saints re-signing defensive end Jay Bromley

FOX 8 Live WVUE - 18 Sep 2018
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Saints made one roster move today, bringing back defensive tackle Jay Bromley. He was a part of the teams 'final cuts' at the end of the preseason, and his return will give the team some depth at the position with the ...

Saints' David Onyemata to appeal $40k fine Tuesday - 17 Sep 2018
New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata (93) is flagged for roughing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) during the game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New Orleans Saints at the Superdome on Sunday, ...

Michael Lewis: Saints must find pass rush

WGNO - 18 Sep 2018
Saints Hall of Famer Michael Lewis cut to the chase, when discussing the Saints defense Tuesday at the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Quarterback Club at Rock N Bowl. Lewis said the Saints pass rush, must improve, significantly.

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