Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 11/19/14
On Thursday night the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons will face one another in the first game of Week 12. New Orleans (8-2) will be looking for its third straight win against Atlanta. (2-8) The Saints are coming off wins over Dallas and San Francisco while the Falcons have lost four in a row. Coverage of Thursday nights game between the Saints and Falcons will air on the NFL Network beginning at 8:25 pm ET from the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, GA. Saints vs. Falcons W-L 8-2 2-8 Avg Points 28.8 21.4 Avg Points Allowed 18.3 29.2 Home Record 6-0 2-3 Road Record 2-2 0-5 Division Record 2-0 1-3 Conference Record 6-0 2-5 The Odds: The New Orleans Saints are 9.5 point favorites against the Atlanta Falcons. The over/under for this game is 53 total points. Do the Falcons have any chance of slowing down the Saints offense? Doubtful but we will find out on Thursday night.

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