Falcons

A Falcons win would be a very good thing
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Chris Miller
December 13, 2019 - 7:48 am
With the Saints playing on Monday Night Football, this Sunday means the Who Dat Nation will have a lot of other football to watch. After losing to San Francisco last week, it would really help the Saints out if they lose at any point -- and that means Saints fans will have to put aside the Saints/...
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Kristian Garic
November 27, 2019 - 6:10 pm
Very few NFL rivalries have a college atmosphere feel, filled with genuine hatred from the fan bases of the respective teams to the players and coaches. The Saints and Falcons have that feel. The game being played on Thanksgiving adds an extra element of spice to the rivalry. Especially since it...
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Drew Brees
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By: Mark Menard The New Orleans Saints can check a major preseason goal off the list before the calendar even turns December, but to do so, they have to accomplish one of the NFL’s toughest feats: a road win on a Thursday night. And they have to do so against the team that ended their six-game...
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By: Mark Menard With a week of rest now in the rearview mirror, the Saints offense could be closer to full strength if not fully healthy when they return to action this Sunday. On the heels of getting Drew Brees back in the lineup in the last game before the bye week, the Saints should also get...
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August 24, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Cam Newton hobbling to the locker room, the recipient of an unnecessary injury in an unnecessary game. A cash-grab in Canada, leading to what didn't even qualify as a glorified scrimmage on an 80-yard field. The Falcons charging top dollar to cheer for a quarterback last seen trying to make the...
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Mark Menard
December 09, 2018 - 9:07 am
Week 14 in the NFC South could see the division race come to a close if the first-place Saints have anything to say about it. At 10-2, New Orleans has a ton of motivation heading into their trip to Tampa. Chief among those, the chance to lock up their second straight NFC South title. In their 51-...
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Deuce McAllister
November 28, 2018 - 9:03 am
The Saints got this, right? 10 and 1 taking on a Cowboys team that is 6 and 5. Dallas won three straight, but they play in a weak division. So, no biggie. Not so fast says Saints color analyst Deuce McAllister. “The Cowboys offensive line can control the line of scrimmage, and if you have to send...
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Zach Strief
November 22, 2018 - 2:45 pm
For the second time in the past 13 years the New Orleans Saints take to the field on a Thanksgiving Thursday. The last time this happened in 2010, the Saints got a big victory in Dallas. It’s certainly sweet to win a game that takes place on a holiday. After all, you have to sacrifice the day with...
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November 22, 2018 - 6:46 am
(AP) — Talk about a mismatch. The New Orleans Saints have been unstoppable. The Atlanta Falcons have struggled to stop anyone. It all adds up to a Thanksgiving night game that could get out of hand quickly. “Where do you start?” moaned Marquand Manuel, the Falcon’s defensive coordinator. The Saints...
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