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Without tandem of Drew Brees and Sean Payton, New Orleans Saint…

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.
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  • Matchup: Saints (5-7) at Giants (7-5)

    Matchup: Saints (5-7) at Giants (7-5)

    nytimes.com Dec 8, 2012
    Trying 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.
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  • Chris Ivory injures hamstring, expected to miss game vs. Giants

    Chris Ivory injures hamstring, expected to miss game vs. Giants

    profootballtalk.com Dec 8, 2012
    The 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 injury
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  • NFL playoff picture: Who's in if the postseason started today a…

    NFL playoff picture: Who's in if the postseason started today and who's still in the hunt

    nola.com Dec 8, 2012
    AFCSEEDTEAM 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 MiamiEast5-7
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  • Feelin' the Brees: New Orleans Saints' offensive stats through …

    Feelin' the Brees: New Orleans Saints' offensive stats through Game 12

    nola.com Dec 8, 2012
    Saints' offensive performance so far this season and during their 23-13 loss to the Atlanta Falcons
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL: Onus on league to deal with guns, drunken driving, domestic issues

    Dec 8
    After another tragic Saturday, the NFL must rethink how it's addressing some of the less discussed issues affecting its brand, Jeffri Chadiha writes.