Found October 02, 2013 on
New Orleans Saints
Green Bay Packers
On Sunday, Chicago's third-ranked scoring offense (31.8 ppg) host the Saints' second-ranked passing attack (338 YPG) in the FOX Sports NFL Game of the Week .
Drew Brees' offense were supposed to be tested when they hosted the Dolphins on Monday night, but New Orleans ran Miami out of town via the pass and 35 points in the first three quarters.
Chicago lost their first game of the season to the Lions in Week 4. Self-inflicted wounds cost the Bears the game. Four turnovers resulted in 17 points for Detroit in an eight-point loss.
Players to start:
Quarterback - Drew Brees
Brees is in the same fantasy football realm as Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers - you would be foolish to bench him.
As for his counterpart, Jay Cutler, while I think he will finish in the Top-12 in QB fantasy points, I don't think he's a startable option for Week 5. Rob Ryan has helped improve the Saints' defense greatly year-over-year. Through four games, New Orleans is allowing 192 ...
BEST OF MAXIM
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week the NFL announced Wednesday.
Brees threw for 413 yards four touchdowns and no interceptions in a 38-17 win against the Miami Dolphins on Monday night to keep the Saints undefeated.
Brees has earned the award a franchise record 15 times since signing with the Saints in 2006. Only Tom Brady...
New Orleans Saints
Drew Brees passed for 413 yards and four touchdowns as the New Orleans Saints routed the Miami Dolphins 38-17 on Monday night.
Brees threw two touchdowns to tight end Jimmy Graham and the other two to Benjamin Watson and Darren Sproles, who also rushed for a touchdown.
“He plays out of this world,” Graham said. “This team is so dynamic, we have so many weapons...
While Aaron Rodgers and Peyton Manning are throwing the ball all over the field, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees told the NFL world this evening that pundits should not forget about him and his team moving forward in post-season discussions.
Brees threw for 413 yards against the Miami Dolphins on Monday Night Football, his 10th 400-yard game. He is right behind Dan Marino...
The Saints are coming off of a short week, thanks to a Monday Night Football victory, preparing to clash with the 3-1 Chicago Bears this Sunday at Soldier Field.
The Saints will be looking to go 5-0 for just the fourth time in franchise history, and quarterback Drew Brees will be looking for a little payback, since he is personally 0-4 playing games in Chicago with the Saints.
Drew Brees and his favorite target Jimmy Graham pulled apart the Dolphins’ secondary on a Monday Night Football showdown that made a statement about the Saints’ claims as Super Bowl contenders as they remain 4-0. Brees and Graham connected on 4 receptions for 100 yards receiving averaging 25 yards a grab, not only that they [...]
The Miami Dolphins hopes of continuing the 2013 season undefeated were thwarted by an elite quarterback and a raucous crowd in the Superdome Monday night. Drew Brees using his patented pump fakes left the Miami defense guessing wrong all night. Miami’s Ryan Tannehill could not match Brees, faltering with 4 turnovers leading to two New Orleans scores.
Poor play calling early...
It is looking like the year of the former basketball player’s who have turned tight end, and Jimmy Graham paid homage to those gentleman last night following a touchdown he snagged from Drew Brees. Jimmy Graham, Antonio Gates, Tony Gonzalez, Julius Thomas, and Jordan Cameron are all having a great start to the NFL season and each played some college or high school basketball....
The Saints are back.After posting a disappointing 7-9 record a year ago, New Orleans is off to a 4-0 start.With Drew Brees throwing for 4 touchdowns and over 400 yards last Monday Night against Miami, New Orleans is finally playing their best football.Their last two games have been blowouts, and it seems they have come a long way from the last second victory against Tampa Bay back...
Publisher Nick St. Denis, associate editor Dan Begnoche and senior contributor Sean Donovan pick the Miami Dolphins' primetime showdown with the also-undefeated New Orleans Saints.Sean's take:It's been nearly 18 years since the Dolphins last played in the Superdome, where they'll find one of the league's most unwelcoming environments Monday night. Any combination...
The Miami Dolphins had a chance to enter the national conversation.
That will have to wait.
The Dolphins, playing their biggest game since a 2008 playoff affair, could have gone to 4-0 with a win Monday night at New Orleans. Alas, they lost 38-17.
Turnovers started the onslaught. The Dolphins had little margin of error, and they had two pivotal turnovers in the first half that...
QB Rankings – Week Five
Peyton Manning and Drew Brees continue to top the quarterback rankings followed by fellow tier one QB Aaron Rodgers fresh off a bye week. For all the talk about these teams wanting to emphasize the run, these three sure still look elite in fantasy.
With Jake Locker out Ryan Fitzpatrick comes in as a bottom two option this week despite the Titans remarkable...
Miami Dolphins lineman Jared Odrick sacked Drew Brees in the first quarter of Monday’s game against the Saints in New Orleans. To celebrate, he busted out the ol’ Pee Wee Herman dance.
Strangely enough, as @WorldOfIsaac pointed out, it’s not the first time Odrick has gone that route.
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Wasn’t this supposed to be a clash of unbeaten teams where the team with the last possession wins the game?Tell that to the Miami Dolphins. This looked more like the college varsity team playing the junior varsity to warm up for Saturday’s game.There must be some be some magic in the that arm Drew Brees carries, because it was loaded and on fire in the 38-17 win over the Dolphins...