Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/11/13
When the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons clashed heads inside the Mercedez-Benz Superdome on Sunday, an incredible game was highly anticipated.  The heart pounding nail-biter came down to the last possession and the Black and Gold stopped the Dirty Birds from scoring to win the intense rivalry matchup.  These two teams hate each other with a passion and when one is able to go home with a W, the feeling compares to that of winning a championship, but I forgot that Atlanta does not know what that feels like.Anyway, it was a special victory for the New Orleans Saints, especially after coming off such an upsetting 2012 season.  Last year was disastrous for the defense, so you can bet it was all nerves leading up to the encounter with such a talented Atlanta offense.The rivalry between these two powerhouse teams is always a close game and a high-scoring one at that.  However, on Sunday it was quite the opposite (not the close game part, because that it was).  It was the was the la...
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