Originally written on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 11/13/11

LONDON - OCTOBER 26: Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints makes a pass during the Bridgestone International Series NFL match between San Diego Chargers and New Orleans Saints at Wembley Stadium on October 26, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
ATLANTA -- Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints' passing attack can be so efficient and so lethal at times that it can inspire opponents to do some unusual things. Like going for it on fourth-and-inches in overtime from your own 29-yard line. On Sunday the Saints came away with a key NFC South victory, 26-23 in overtime over host Atlanta, when Falcons head coach Mike Smith did exactly that and the Saints' defense made the play of the game with a stop. Stymied by the problem that the Falcons couldn't get any pressure on Brees Atlanta did not sack him or intercept him Smith feared that his offense would not get the ball back and rolled the dice with 10:52 left in overtime. Michael Turner, who ran the ball for 96 yards on 22 carries, took a handoff and was hit behind the line of scrimmage by the tandem of defensive end Will Smith and 350-pound nose tackle Shaun Rogers for no gain, as the Saints got a huge push from the line, seemingly timing the snap perfectly. The play bailed o...
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