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Explosive running back Darren Sproles leads the Saints' three-pronged rushing attack against the Detroit Lions on Saturday.
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Saints guard Jahri Evans is a Pro Bowl lineman preparing for his team’s Wild Card playoff game against the Lions Saturday. He has one of his toughest assignments of the season — protecting Drew Brees from Detroit’s rowdy defensive line led by Ndamukong Suh. Though Evans respects Suh, he recognizes the Lions lineman is dirty.
“I think some things he does is dirty, after the...
It is hard to deny how well the New Orleans Saints’ are playing right now. The dark horse with the fleur-de-lis might not have landed that 2nd place NFC slot but should have no trouble reaching the divisional playoffs. This is a team that hasn’t lost a game since October (currently an eight game winning streak) and has won all games since their Week 11 bye, helmed by the record...
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been named the NFC's Offensive Player of the Month for December and January. In five games, Brees completed 145-of-197 pass attempts (73.6 percent) for 1,787 yards with 19 touchdowns and three interceptions. Brees set NFL single-season records in 2011 for completions (468) and passing yards (5,476) and his 46 touchdown passes led...
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Breaking the record he set a week earlier, Drew Brees finished ahead of Brady and Rodgers to shatter Dan Marino's passing record.
The New Orleans Saints took a huge and humiliating loss at Seattle in their first playoff game last year that was defined by the play of running backs. Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch sealed the victory with an incredible tackle-breaking 67-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.