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nola.com Updated Dec 24, 2012
A look at Drew Brees' passing accuracy during the New Orleans Saints' 34-31 overtime win over the Dallas CowboysUpvote Share Tweet
Character and resolve of 2012 New Orleans Saints has earned them the top spot on coach Joe Vitt's listnola.com Dec 24, 2012Vitt said he'll be said to see the season end this weekendUpvote Share TweetOn Sunday, Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reported that the Cowboys would not be changing coaches after the end of the season. After Sunday’s 34-31 overtime loss to the Saints, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said that he had not heard Glazer’s report concerningUpvote Share Tweet
Graham’s hustle play a good sign for Saints reboundThe Saints are used to seeing tight end Jimmy Graham make plays. But they’re used to seeing his athleticism at work catching passes and running with them. Graham recovered a Marques Colston fumble Sunday, which set up the game-winning field goal againstUpvote Share TweetCowboys tight end Jason Witten began his season with a lacerated spleen, and finished with a record. But mostly, he’s glad he still has a chance at the postseason. Witten caught his 103rd pass of the year in yesterday’s overtime loss to the Saints, brUpvote Share Tweet
Where they rank on offense, defenseESPN.com Dec 24, 2012Despite an impressive overtime win in Dallas on Sunday, the New Orleans Saints still have the league’s worst defense. The latest NFL rankings are out and the Saints are sitting tight at No. 32 in total defense. They’re No. 29 against the run and No. 3Upvote Share Tweetnola.com Dec 24, 2012What's being written about the Saints after their 34-31 winUpvote Share Tweet
Goodell “disappointed” Tagliabue did not hold Saints accountableNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell worked for Paul Tagliabue, has always expressed admiration for Tagliabue, and believed Tagliabue was the right man to determine the player discipline in the Saints bounty case. But after Tagliabue overruled Goodell and dec…Upvote Share Tweet
GameDay: New Orleans Saints vs. Dallas Cowboys highlightsDec 24New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees throws for nearly 450 yards and three touchdowns to help the Saints defeat the Dallas Cowboys 34-31 in overtime.
Clayton mailbag: Coaching changes are comingDec 24While many are in the spirit of the holiday season, numerous coaches can't enjoy it because they're on the hot seat, writes John Clayton.