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Drew Brees led the New Orleans Saints to an easy 42-20 road win to improve the Saints’ record to 11-3 with a record-breaking performance over the Minnesota Vikings. The Vikings are now facing their first six-game losing streak since 1984, and even Adrian Peterson’s return from a three-game absence was not enough to jump start the Vikings' offense. The Saints have the Falcons on deck with a chance to clinch the NFC South, while the Vikings are simply playing the season out.
The Saints looked lethargic for most of the first half today. Jimmy Graham was stripped on the first series and turned the ball over to the Vikings. The Vikings took over on the Saints’ 26 yard line but had to settle for a field goal. With the score 7-3, early in the second quarter, a bad snap by New Orleans that gave possession back to the Vikings which led to another field goal. The Saints scored touchdowns on their next six drives and the blowout was on. The Vikings failure to capit...
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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees stands just 305 passing yards away from breaking a hallowed NFL record.
If Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith and his fan base -- who share a bitter rivalry with the Saints -- can do anything about it, they would prefer that Brees not break the record when the two teams meet in an NFC South showdown one week from...
Drew Brees set a single-season record with his 11th 300-yard passing game in Sunday's 42-20 win over the Minnesota Vikings.
Brees threw for 412 yards and five touchdowns on Sunday, giving him five consecutive 300-yard games. He has 16 touchdowns and zero interceptions in that span.
With two games left on the season, Brees has thrown for 4,780 yards and needs 305 to surpass...
New Orleans Saints Drew Brees won’t work on a new contract until the end of the season.
Well, that could turn out to be a problem.
Without a new contract, the Saints have expressed interest in applying the franchise tag to Brees for next … [visit site to read more]
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The Vikings have been competitive in most of their games this year. The three glaring exceptions have been the blow out losses to the Bears and Packers, and today’s game against the Saints. Everyone expected Drew Brees to shred the under-manned Vikings secondary and he didn’t disappoint. Brees finished with 412 yards and 5 TDs on 32-of-40 passing. Brees and the Saints’ offense...
Drew Brees threw for 412 yards and five
touchdowns to lead the New Orleans Saints to their sixth win in a
row, 42-20 over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Drew Brees threw for 412 yards and five touchdowns to lead the New Orleans Saints to their sixth win in a row, 42-20 over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Adrian Peterson will return as Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints defense comes to town to challenge the 2-11 Vikings.
Mike Florio and Peter King discuss some ofthe NFL's top stories. Drew Brees is closing in on Dan Marino's single-season passing yards record, and Matthew Stafford seems to have finally taken the final step into becoming an elite-level quarterback. (NBC Sports)
Despite a sloppy start that included alarming mistakes, laziness, lack of focus and penalties, the Saints scored 42 points. The offense is that good. To be able to overcome some of the glitches to put up a point total like that is amazing. Granted, they didn't exactly play the best defense in the world, but I think the most encouraging thing we saw was that this was one of the...