A last-second field goal by Shayne Graham brought an end to the first season of the Chip Kelly era as the Saints left Philadelphia with a 26-24 victory in the NFC Wild Card playoff. The time for season-long evaluations will come over the coming week, but for now let’s take a quick look at how the Eagles performed in this game.
Drew Brees can be patient behind a steady offensive line. The Eagles struggled to bring a pass rush on Kyle Orton many times on Sunday night, so look for the defensive line to try and correct that this week against New Orleans. Easier said than done of course.
Drew Brees will be much more successful against the Eagles defense than back-up Kyle Orton was in the final game of the regular season. But, if the Eagles can knock Brees off his game, then the Saints could quickly run out of options to try and keep up wit the Eagles offense.
Seahawks fans rocked the stadium so hard during Monday night’s matchup with New Orleans that seismic instruments registered small tremors at various points in the game.
The Saints coach could elect to punt on fourth-and-5 from the Dallas 42, or he could try to get the one last first down New Orleans needed to set an NFL record.
Darren Sproles says Tampa Bay’s Dashon Goldson delivered a dirty hit when the defensive back was penalized for a blow to the Saints’ running back’s head.
The Saints came too Houston for the regular season tune up, after the Texans picked up wins against the Vikings, the Dolphins. The Texans dropped the ball against the Saints, losing 31 to 23. Losing […]
Arian Foster has yet to play this preseason and with Ben Tate heading into a contract year, many expected him to take advantage of a larger preseason role.
Coming off two preseasons games the Texans are 2-0, collecting wins against the Vikings and the Dolphins. Enter the upcoming game with the Saints, the 3rd preseason game is largely considered the closest thing to […]
Play by play guy for the Saints Jim Henderson joined The Fred & Ted Show to talk about what fans can expect in this week’s match up between the Texans and the Saints.