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Jim Hanzo
September 24, 2018 - 9:43 am
Another close one for the Saints getting the win on the road against division rival, the Atlanta Falcons. It took a long drive in overtime by the Saints offense to beat Atlanta 43-37. "That was incredible," this woman said. "That was the best drive I've ever seen the Saints put together." "Typical...
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September 23, 2018 - 4:22 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Drew Brees has set the NFL record for career completions with his 17-yarder to Michael Thomas in the second quarter of the New Orleans saints game against Atlanta. The completion was the 6,301st of Brees' career, surpassing the 6,300 thrown by Hall of Famer Brett Favre. New Orleans...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 23, 2018 - 1:52 pm
During the Saints - Falcons game in Atlanta, there was a tribute on the big screens to the late Saints owner Tom Benson. "The Falcons salute the life of Tom Benson," appeared on the screens along with Benson seen carrying a parasol. The Saints posted a picture of the tribute to Twitter with the...
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Derick E. Hingle - USA TODAY Sports
September 23, 2018 - 6:04 am
By Charles Odum | AP ATLANTA — The Atlanta Falcons may be a step ahead of the New Orleans Saints in the search for balance on offense. That’s not enough to make Falcons defensive coordinator Marquand Manuel rest easy. The Saints have Drew Brees, and the veteran quarterback’s guile is enough to make...
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Jim Hanzo
September 21, 2018 - 8:33 am
New Orleans hits the road for the first time this season, and it's against their biggest rivals, the Atlanta Falcons. The Saints and Falcons split their games last year with each team winning on their home turf. But it's a new year. Are Saints fans thinking we'll get the win on Sunday? "We can...
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Aug 30, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore (23) gestures before their game against the Los Angeles Rams at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Steve Geller
September 19, 2018 - 6:19 pm
Week 3 of the Saints schedule brings the Black & Gold to Atlanta for their first match-up against the Falcons this season. Rivalry games are always big and both teams come into this game with a 1-1 record. Cornerback Marshon Lattimore isn’t sweating being in their house after getting a taste of...
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