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Without tandem of Drew Brees and Sean Payton, New Orleans Saints struggling, and NY Giants need to take advantage
nydailynews.com Updated Dec 8, 2012
Roger Goodell handed Saints ”‰the ”‰NFL version of the death penalty when he suspended Sean Payton for the entire season in the BountyGate scandal, leaving Drew Brees to get through the season without his friend, mentor and play caller.Upvote Share Tweet
nytimes.com Updated Dec 8, 2012Trying to reach Drew Brees, a traditional drop-back passer, will be a welcome change for the Giants after dealing with the speedy Robert Griffin III, but the pressure must increase.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Dec 8, 2012The Giants have caught a break and the Saints have been dealt a blow with an unexpected addition to the injury report for Sunday’s game. The Saints announced on Saturday that running back Chris Ivory, who hadn’t been mentioned on this week’s injuryUpvote Share Tweet
NFL playoff picture: Who's in if the postseason started today and who's still in the huntnola.com Updated Dec 8, 2012AFCSEEDTEAM DIVRECORD1 Houston South11-1-02 Denver West10-3-03 Baltimore North9-3-04 New England East9-3-05 Indianapolis South8-4-06 PittsburghNorth7-5-0 IN THE HUNT7 CincinnatiNorth7-5-08 N.Y. JetsEast5-7-09 BuffaloEast5-7-010 MiamiEast5-7Upvote Share Tweet
Feelin' the Brees: New Orleans Saints' offensive stats through Game 12nola.com Updated Dec 8, 2012Saints' offensive performance so far this season and during their 23-13 loss to the Atlanta FalconsUpvote Share Tweet