Originally written November 30, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
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Drew Brees picked the wrong two weeks to have two of his worst games with the New Orleans Saints. And for those who can read between the lines, yes, using the word picks was definitely a pun intended. His seven interceptions over the past two weeks may have cost the Saints any chance of reaching the NFL Playoffs this season. The five yesterday in a crushing loss to the Atlanta Falcons appear to have doomed the Saints with just four games remaining in the 2012 regular season. New Orleans is now out of the NFC South race, and they do not look all that much stronger in hoping to secure one of the two wild card playoff berths. At 5-7, it is starting to look as if the Saints will not make it to the postseason. They can blame much of it on their part in Bounty Gate, although the past two weeks have to fall on the shoulders of Brees. You simply cannot make that many poor decisions and bad throws and still expect to win in the NFL. Especially not against such teams as the Falcons and San Fr...
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