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Scoot
September 10, 2019 - 1:26 pm
The emotional roller coaster ride Saints and Texans fans were on during the season opener for both teams was one hell of a ride. And unlike the tangible roller coasters at an amusement park - none of the riders had any idea how itwould end. It certainly did not end with the roller coaster reaching...
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Zach Strief
September 10, 2019 - 11:25 am
For the first 2 quarters we watched a football game in the Superdome defined by missed opportunity. The Saints started the game 0-2 in the redzone with a turnover and a field goal and watched as the Texans started to heat up, driving the ball down the field twice to score touchdowns. While there...
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Zach Strief
September 10, 2019 - 8:18 am
The New Orleans Saints pulled out a thrilling, walk-off win over the Houston Texans in Monday Night Football with Wil Lutz's "thundering kick." The team had gotten off to a slow start in the past five seasons, last winning a season-opener in 2013. Quarterback Drew Brees was certainly glad to start...
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Zach Strief
September 09, 2019 - 8:49 am
Every year the start of football season is exciting. The promise of a new year, a fresh record and the ability to shape your own destiny are exciting realities a new year brings. For Saints fans, you can add to that list, a new year is like therapeutic mouth wash. The taste not completely gone,...
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Jim Hanzo
September 09, 2019 - 8:41 am
Finally it's the regular season for the Black & Gold. Monday Night football in the Mercedes Benz Superdome. The Saints hosting the Houston Texans. We talked with some Who Dats in the CBD. They believe it's time to get an opening win. "We need to win," said one Saints fan. "It's been what, one...
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Steve Geller
September 06, 2019 - 5:12 pm
The last time the Saints won a game in week one of the season, “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell was the #1 song on the radio. Hard to believe that the Black & Gold last came away with a win in a season opener all the way back in 2013. “We tried to look at a handful of...
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Scoot
August 29, 2019 - 12:34 pm
The New Orleans Saints play the Miami Dolphins in the final preseason game tonight in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The final preseason game for all teams is a game where starters generally do not play because of the chance of injury, but it is also to let the coaching staff assess new players...
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Kristian Garic
December 18, 2018 - 10:06 am
A 12-9 win for the Saints is not common place in the Sean Payton era. Some would call it an ugly win. I call it an outstanding win on the road. Winning a game like that shows me the Saints don’t have to score a bunch of points to claim victory. That is encouraging. The Saints wrapped up the regular...
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Zach Strief
December 18, 2018 - 8:17 am
The New Orleans Saints squeaked by the Carolina Panthers 12-9 Monday night. “That’s an odd combination right there,” Saints quarterback Drew Brees admitted. While Brees and the Saints offense to struggled to string together scoring the drives, the defense stymied Cam Newton and the Panthers...
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