Drew Brees will be much more successful against the Eagles defense than back-up Kyle Orton was in the final game of the regular season. But, if the Eagles can knock Brees off his game, then the Saints could quickly run out of options to try and keep up wit the Eagles offense.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Domenik Hixon with 23 seconds left to lift the Carolina Panthers to a 17-13 win over the New Orleans Saints and clinch the […]
It’s official, for the first time since Matt Ryan and Mike Smith have been part of the franchise, the Atlanta Falcons will post a losing record after being dealt a tough 17-13 loss at the hands of their NFC South rival New Orleans Saints.
The Falcons opened the game forcing the Saints to go three and out, marking New Orleans’ 20th three-and-out of the season, which is the third fewest in the NFL this year. Atlanta’s offense opened the […]
Like most things worth doing, it’s not going to be easy, but the one constant in any form of sports is that on any given day the underdog can upset the favorite. Here are three ways for Atlanta to give themselves the best chance to win their third game of the season this week against the New Orleans Saints.
Before the season started, it wasn’t a stretch to believe this Thursday night game between the Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints would be for NFC South supremacy. So much for that now.
Whoa! What a crazy week it was in the NFL last week during the official bye week of the Dred vs the Spread. The Bengals lost a bizarre Thursday night game ending in a safety when Cameron […]
Bleacher Report’s NFC South reporter, Knox Bardeen drops by to talk Falcons and the rest of the division. The guys talk about the week of practice, the Falcons’ contingency plan for all the injuries, and […]
Matt Bowen, Bleacher Report: “Matt Ryan Had To Retreat, Throw Off His Back Foot, That Ball Had No Juice On It”
Bleacher Report’s Matt Bowen drops by for his weekly spot. The guys talk about the opening weekend in football and how the Saints were able to beat the Falcons. . . .
Just like against San Francisco in last year’s NFC Championship game, Atlanta built up a double-digit lead in the opening quarter, only to give it away in the end. Atlanta also had a chance to win the game but came up short.