week 5

Oct 8, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) celebrates with teammates after setting the NFL record for passing yardage during the second quarter against the Washington Redskins at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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It was a night of celebration for Drew Brees, who set the NFL's all-time passing yardage mark. It also turned into a celebration for the Saints team, as they routed Washington 43-19 to improve to 4-1 on the season heading into their bye week. Former Saints quarterback Bobby Hebert said nobody saw...
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Nov 19, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) celebrates after a sack against the Washington Redskins during overtime of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints defeated the Redskins 34-31 in overtime.
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Kristian Garic
October 05, 2018 - 6:01 pm
The Saints are favored by 6.5 points over the Washington Redskins in their Monday Night football game. This is expected to be a historic night in New Orleans as analysts and Saints fans everywhere anticipate Drew Brees continual assault on the all-time passing yardage record. The Saints are 2 and 4...
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Seth Dunlap
October 04, 2018 - 7:43 pm
As teams prepared for the 2001 NFL Draft most were incredibly excited about a quarterback prospect who, their scouts thought, would help modernize the position as a new post-realignment era of professional football was ushered in. That quarterback wasn’t Drew Brees, the record-setting signal caller...
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Oct 1, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) calls an audible in the third quarter against the against the Denver Broncos at Broncos Stadium at Mile High
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Seth Dunlap
October 02, 2018 - 8:03 pm
The NFL has reached the quarter-pole of its season, which is the point every year where evaluating teams becomes a little easier, and predictions become a lot easier. There’s still plenty of fluidity in the league. A team at 1-3 isn’t completely buried, but those teams only make the playoffs about...
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Dec 15, 2016; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett (72) sacks Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff (16) during a NFL football game at CenturyLink Field. The Seahawks defeated the Rams 24-3.
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October 05, 2017 - 6:53 pm
Only four games separates first place from the cellar at the quarter point of the NFL season. Deke Bellavia trounced everybody last week, going 12-4 to pull himself out of last place and in a four way tie for fourth place. There’s a long way to go. Now on to the picks! Send us your selections in...
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Oct 2, 2017; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (7) celebrates with long snapper James Winchester (41) and cornerback Terrance Mitchell (39) after kicking a field goal against the Washington Redskins in the second half at Arro
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Deke Bellavia
October 04, 2017 - 10:24 pm
Good Bye to the Boys, Purple Birds and Silver and Black Pirates! Hello Buffalo, Detroit and Carolina to this week’s Top 10. Here goes this week's top 10! 1. Kansas City – The best team in the NFL right now and they have a good gap between them and the second best in my own humble opinion. I would...
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Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff (16) throws in the pocket in the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium.
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Seth Dunlap
October 04, 2017 - 12:37 am
There’s only one undefeated team left in the NFL, and they continue their reign atop our standings. The rest of the NFL is mostly a stew full of teams we just don’t know how good, or bad, they really are. Are the Saints a rejuvenated playoff contender? Are the runs of dominance from the Patriots...
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Sep 24, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton on the sidelines in the second quarter at Bank of America Stadium.
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September 27, 2017 - 6:46 pm
What a crazy week in the National Football League. The Cajun Cannon was the only picker come of the madness with a winning record in last week’s picks, and he is our new season leader. Will the guys get their mojo back this week? On to the picks! Send us your selections in the comments below and...
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Sep 23, 2017; Athens, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs safety Dominick Sanders (24) runs with the ball after an interception against the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the second half at Sanford Stadium. Mandatory
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Deke Bellavia
September 26, 2017 - 5:44 pm
Even by Bama standards the Tide rolled hard! The Gators just keep winning, baby! UGA wins the battle of Dogs. And, Auburn’s offense is back! Here’s this week SEC Rankings. A l abama – RTR! Alabama had arguably their most impressive SEC regular season win under Coach Saban. Alabama is further much...
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Clemson vs Boston College
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Deke Bellavia
September 25, 2017 - 3:52 am
Big Chief’s CFB Top 10 @dekebigchief The Tide rolled as hard as we’ve seen them roll in a long time. TCU jumped all over the Cowboys. The Trojans and Wolverines are more hype than anything right now. And, the Tigers are clearly the 2nd and best team in the nation right now. Here's this week’s best...
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