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Mark Menard
November 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
Now that we’ve finally reached double-digits when counting the weeks of the NFL season, it’s time to start breaking down the weekly playoff picture. The division leaders haven’t had much flux in recent weeks, but a surprise contender leapt into the wild card race this week as Pittsburgh has ridden...
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Seth Dunlap
September 03, 2019 - 7:34 pm
A couple of clicks into any sports website this time of year and you’ll find what that platform describes as the definitive ‘power rankings’ of every NFL team. They’re inescapable, and everybody from ESPN to a place appropriately called Football Absurdity will have them. That process of ranking all...
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Aug 9, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Mike Boone (23) runs against the New Orleans Saints in the second half at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Seth Dunlap
August 10, 2019 - 12:03 am
The Saints defense was ranked in the top-10 by most statistical measurements in 2018. One area they struggled in; red zone defense. New Orleans was in the lower third of the NFL in both red zone and goal line scoring percentages. The Saints have emphasized working to fix that in training camp...
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Seth Dunlap
August 09, 2019 - 11:35 pm
NFL fans getting worked up over the final score of a preseason game is a bit like panicking because your weeding's dress rehearsal wasn't flawless. It's rehearsal. It's preseason . No marriage was ever doomed because that steak was overcooked the night before you said 'I do.' No Super Bowl was ever...
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Jim Hanzo
August 09, 2019 - 9:15 am
We finally get some Saints football tonight after waiting months for the season to start. Some fans in New Orleans don't care, even if it is just preseason, they're just happy the black and gold are playing. What does this man expect from the first preseason game? "Well, I'm looking for a win...
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Teddy Bridgewater
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Seth Dunlap
August 07, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Saints vs. Vikings. How many times have we heard that over the last few seasons? Well, Friday will mark the fourth time in under three calendar years the the teams meet on the field. That includes two regular season game, and one fateful postseason game in Minneapolis. Teddy Bridgewater knows about...
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Kristian Garic
July 31, 2019 - 4:24 pm
First it was the Pelicans and Zion Williamson. The talented but obnoxious commentator Colin Cowherd shouted that if he were Zion, he would go back to Duke or not go to New Orleans. He trashed the Pelicans organization based on a premise the Pelicans were poorly run, which he was right prior to...
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Mark Menard
December 21, 2018 - 10:35 am
AFC North WEEK 15 RESULTS 1) Pittsburgh ended their skid with a win against New England. 2) Baltimore beat Tampa Bay. 3) Cleveland beat Denver. 4) Cincinnati beat Oakland. STANDINGS #1 Pittsburgh (8-5-1), #2 Baltimore (8-6), #3 Cleveland (6-7-1), #4 Cincinnati (6-8) Everyone in the AFC North took...
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Mark Menard
December 12, 2018 - 3:27 pm
AFC North WEEK 14 RESULTS 1) Pittsburgh somehow lost to Oakland. 2) Baltimore got nipped in overtime by Kansas City. 3) Cleveland beat Carolina. 4) Cincinnati fell to the LA Chargers. STANDINGS #1 Pittsburgh (7-5-1), #2 Baltimore (7-6), #3 Cleveland (5-7-1), #4 Cincinnati (5-8) When was the last...
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Mark Menard
December 04, 2018 - 1:57 pm
NFC North WEEK 13 RESULTS 1) Chicago got shocked in overtime by the NY Giants. 2) Minnesota lost to New England. 3) Green Bay lost a stunner to Arizona, leading to the firing of 13-year coach Mike McCarthy. 4) Detroit got beat by the LA Rams. STANDINGS #1 Chicago (8-4), #2 Minnesota (6-5-1), #3...
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