Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/24/12

NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 13: Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates after defeating the Philadelphia Eagles during the NFC divisional playoff game at the Superdome on January 13, 2007 in New Orleans, Louisiana.The Saints won the game 27-24. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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1.       When they are on the Saints can beat anyone.The Saints looked good the last two weeks. They destroyed the Bucs last week and they beat a hot Dallas Cowboy team on the road. Drew Brees, when not throwing interceptions, is out of this world. Even though this team isn’t going to make the playoffs they are still an offensive juggernaut. Brees leads the NFL with 4781 passing yards and 39 total TD’s. He is the main reason why this team is competitive.2.       The Saints need to fix their defense.If the Saints had a halfway decent defense they would be in the playoffs. Their defense ranks dead last in the league allowing a total of 434 YDS per game. They rank next to last in passing defense and 29th in rushing defense. With Brees at the helm this team will always have a chance to win. If the Saints want to be taken seriously as a Super Bowl contender they must address their porous defense this offseason.3.       Tony Romo is a championship caliber QB.Bash Romo all you want. He got...
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