Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/6/12
The New Orleans Saints like the Superdome. They also like to blitz. And blitz. And blitz. On Monday Night in Louisiana, the Saints pressured and sacked the Philadelphia Eagles in route to a 28-13 victory.On center stage, in front of a national television audience, the Saints kept their playoff hopes alive, while the Philadelphia Eagles sunk a little lower with their fourth straight loss.The Hero of the Game goes to New Orleans Saints defensive back Patrick Robinson who set the tone for the game with his big play 99 yard interception return of a Michael Vick pass that provided an early dagger to the heart of the Eagles.Had the Philadelphia Eagles been able to punch it in the end zone on that drive, the game may have been dramatically different. But Robinson made the play of the game, provided the Saints an early lead; and gave them the first boost of momentum that they really never relinquished.Patrick Robinson may have enabled the Saints to keep hope alive in the NFC South, and the ...
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