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Seth Dunlap
October 28, 2018 - 11:19 pm
The Saints are red-hot, winners of six consecutive games, four of those contests which were on the road. Typically it's been the Saints' offense that grabs headlines after wins. Tonight, it was the defense stealing headlines in their 30-20 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. "The defense stepped up...
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Seth Dunlap
October 28, 2018 - 11:16 pm
It doesn't always have to be pretty. That's the lesson Bobby Hebert wants you to take away from the Saints 30-20 win in Minnesota in front of a prime time national audience on Sunday night. The victory keeps the Saints (6-1) in first place in the NFC South and keeps them within reach of the Rams...
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Zach Strief
October 28, 2018 - 5:36 pm
Revenge. The desire to inflict retribution. Nine months ago the clock started on retribution for the Minneapolis Miracle. Now, I know that players and coaches can’t play that game in the media. After all, I was one of those players not so long ago. You keep feelings like that internal, within the...
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Zach Strief
October 28, 2018 - 12:28 pm
Nine months ago the season ended in the same building, where today the Saints take on the Minnesota Vikings. It’s a place the Saints dropped two games last year. One of those will go down in history as one of, if not the worst, defeat in Saints history. All week long Saints players and coaches have...
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Mark Menard
October 27, 2018 - 7:34 pm
Everyone in the South went home happy last week as the Saints, Panthers, Bucs, and Falcons went a perfect 4-0 for the weekend. However, the division's denizens will be hard-pressed to pull off a sweep again this weekend with three tough matchups on tap. CAROLINA (4-2) vs. BALTIMORE (4-3) The...
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Fans and the Pro w/Deuce McAllister
October 26, 2018 - 6:20 pm
The Falcons. The Panthers. The Buccaneers. Since the 2002 NFL divisional realignment, these are the teams that have been set up to be the biggest thorns in the Saints’ collective side. That’s the job of divisional foes. But sometimes, another team creeps in from the peripheral to become something...
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You can say that the past is the past, and that triumphs and heartaches from football seasons past don't carry over to the new year. But after experiencing the sudden and dramatic loss in Minneapolis that ended their season in last year's playoffs, the Saints would be hard-pressed to not have an...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 26, 2018 - 7:26 am
The last time the Saints were in Minnesota, they came one play away from going to the NFC Championship. A missed tackle with time running out, let the Vikings score the go-ahead touchdown and eliminate the Saints from the playoffs. It came after a Saints 17 point, 4th quarter comeback to take the...
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Kristian Garic
October 25, 2018 - 5:18 pm
The Saints secondary got an upgrade this week when the team traded with the Giants for CB Eli Apple. Apple likely won’t have a big role Sunday night, when the Saints take on the Vikings in Minnesota, but the secondary will play a key role in whether or not the Saints take this one. Saints color...
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For the third time in thirteen months, the Saints will play the Vikings inMinnesota. Of course we all remember how the Saints season ended last year in Minnesota, no need to relive that, right? It’s a new season and a new game. Last year is just that….last year. The Cajun Cannon Bobby Hebert...
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