Found January 05, 2014 on FatManWriting:
During Saturday night's wild card game against the Philadelphia Eagles New Orleans Saints wide receiver Lance Moore pulled in a nice pass from Drew Brees for a touchdown to give the team a 13-7 lead early in the third quarter.As you can imagine, he was pretty happy. Enough that he even felt like celebrating a little. So he did--but by himself this time by doing the Nae Nae.From Bleacher ReportLast week after a touchdown he decided to do a little celebration made famous by the Comedy Central show Key & Peele; big step up from this one from earlier in the season. The only problem was that to do it properly someone else had to join in. Fellow wide receiver Kenny Stills was more than happy to, but it ended up costing him since his involvement officially made it a choreographed routine--a big no-no in the No Fun League.So this time he did his own thing.Oh--in case you wanted to see what he was celebrating:From Bleacher Report Loading...

Popeyes Chicken takes credit for Saints road playoff win

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Popeyes Takes Credit for Saints Road Win

The Saints said they needed their Popeyes to win on the road, so they ate Popeyes like a champ before the game against the Eagles. Popeyes is taking credit as they should. Worried about winning on the road? Just bring along a piece of home. #BringTheChicken — Popeyes Chicken (@PopeyesChicken) January 5, 2014

Thomas out for Saints, Wolff in for Eagles

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