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Jimmy Graham's hustling heroics epitomize gritty New Orleans Saints winIf Payton saw Saints effort it's hard to imagine he'll walk away from themShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints vs. Dallas Cowboys recap: Did you see?Colston's big game almost overshadowed by late fumbleShare TweetHe's the first player to do it three consecutive seasonsShare TweetReserve Johnny Patrick picked on for two second-half TDsShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints linebacker Curtis Lofton comes up with a game-changing playMiddle linebacker comes up with big fumble recoveryShare Tweet
"Hallelujah, Holy Shit! Where's The Tylenol?": Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Dec 23, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from London Fletcher losing his lunch to sad Tom Brady. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Share TweetSaints entered the day facing exceptionally long oddsShare Tweet
Saints take advantage of turnover, lead 24-17profootballtalk.com Dec 23, 2012The big plays to Dez Bryant were pretty, But the Cowboys haven’t made enough of the small ones, and the Saints have taken the lead late in the third quarter. Taking advantage of a DeMarco Murray fumble deep in his own territory, the Saints went up 24-17Share Tweet
Saints squeeze in a field goal for 17-14 halftime leadprofootballtalk.com Dec 23, 2012The Saints offense is on a bit of a roll in the first half, and moved quickly for a field goal just before halftime to take a 17-14 lead over the Cowboys. The Saints have a ridiculous 317 yards at halftime, with Drew Brees throwing for 261 yards. The Co…Share Tweet
NFC South halftime thoughtsESPN.com Dec 23, 2012All three of Sunday’s NFC South games are at halftime and the Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints are holding leads. The Panthers have a 14-3 lead on the Oakland Raiders, courtesy of an early touchdown pass from Cam Newton to Steve Smith and a LukeShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints-Dallas Cowboys pregame chat at 11:15 a.m.Any last-minute questions from all of you Saints fans leading into today's game against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium? Drop your question in the comments section and we'll answer as many as we can leading up to kickoff....Share TweetFB Jed Collins, LB Scott Shanle also among the inactivesShare Tweet
NFL kickoff: Assault on the record books, Week 16 buzz, headlines and picksHere's a look at the top storylines and big matchups from around the nation as we near kickoff on another Sunday of NFL football.Share TweetSean Payton's future getting most of the headlines this weekShare Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Saints-Cowboys RecapDec 23Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Saints' 34-31 win over the Cowboys in overtime.
Saints vs. Cowboys highlightsDec 23The New Orleans Saints defeated the Dallas Cowboys in a close Week 16 matchup. Saints QB Drew Brees threw three touchdown passes in his 34-31 victory.
Saints Play Spoiler In DallasDec 23Garrett Hartley kicked a 20-yard field goal in overtime to push the Saints past the Cowboys.
Colston fumbles, Graham recovers on 2-yard lineDec 23New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Colston fumble the ball, and tight end Jimmy Graham recovers the ball on the 2-yard line and in perfect position to win the game in overtime.