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Kristian Garic
April 23, 2019 - 8:20 am
We like to say it’s always Saints season, and this week is evidence that our WWL mantra rings true. Football season is not far away, evidenced by this week’s NFL Draft, and Saints veterans reporting to off-season conditioning today. Phase one of the off-season program begins with weight room and...
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November 30, 2018 - 7:17 pm
By: Jordan Fiegel In the words of Bobby Hebert, the Dallas Cowboys “took it” to the New Orleans Saints. “We’re so used to Drew carving up a defense. Dallas took it to our receivers. They took it to our offensive line. They got to Drew. We’re used to seeing excellent offensive football, and...
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November 29, 2018 - 7:45 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints carved up the Atlanta Falcons on Thanksgiving for a 31-17, improving to 10-1. It was a quality win over a divisional rival, though not at the level of the blowouts Saints fans had watched the previous two weeks. Here’s where the Saints rank after Week 10...
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Kristian Garic
November 19, 2018 - 2:02 pm
Before the season started many experts pegged the LSU Tigers as a 7 win team, perhaps 8, if you count the bowl game. We did not expect a dominating win over Georgia, nor did we see the Tigers beating Auburn on the road in week three. Now LSU has a chance to win 10 games with a win over Texas A&...
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November 12, 2018 - 10:13 am
by: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints were just on against the Cincinnati Bengals, according to WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier. “No matter what you do, it works. You understand there are some days everything goes right, and there are days when nothing goes right.” For the Saints, it was one of...
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Deuce McAllister
November 05, 2018 - 1:17 pm
by: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints entered their game against the Los Angeles Rams with the #1 rush defense, allowing just 74 yards per game on the ground. The Rams were averaging 150 rushing yards per game. The Saints came out on top in that battle, holding them to just 92 rushing yards; and...
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Mike Detillier
November 05, 2018 - 1:10 pm
by: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints won a thriller against the Los Angeles Rams on the back of a dominant first half, racing out to a 35-17 halftime lead. WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier was awestruck over the performance. “That was as good a first half of offensive football by the Saints as I’...
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Deuce McAllister
October 30, 2018 - 10:49 am
by: Jordan Fiegel Deuce McAllister explained how the Saints beat the Vikings with Drew Brees passing for just 120 yards . Part of that is the rushing attack. For the second straight game, the Saints gained over 100 yards on the ground. Deuce also echoed a sentiment Bobby Hebert had about Drew Brees...
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Zach Strief
October 29, 2018 - 3:14 pm
The Saints beat the Minnesota Vikings on the road 30-20. The last time the Black and Gold had played in Minnesota was the heartbreaking, last-second loss in the playoffs last year. The team’s goal is to win every game, obviously; but did revenge enter into this one? “Listen, there’s a little...
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October 24, 2018 - 2:22 pm
By Jordan Fiegel, WWL Radio The New Orleans Saints high-powered offense ran into the Baltimore Ravens and their #1 defense. The Black and Gold racked up 339 yards and scored 24 points, below their season averages but above the season averages for the Ravens. After Week 7 – and six games – here’s...
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