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Ten more observations from Saints' season-ending 44-38 loss to Carolina PanthersShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints respond poorly after bad break -- the story of their season: First takeSaints collapse after bad call changes momentum of 44-38 loss to Carolina PanthersShare Tweetyahoo.com Dec 30, 2012In NFL history, the two free-agent signings that stood above all were Reggie White to the Packers and Drew Brees to the Saints. Peyton Manning to the Broncos makes it a top three. The Broncos won the AFC West last year with a staggering amount of Tebow-…Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints LB Jonathan Vilma ends turbulent season with his best gameVilma isn't sure if he will be back with the SaintsShare Tweet
Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams rushes for career-high 210 yards against New Orleans SaintsWilliams breaks franchise single-game rushing recordShare Tweet
Dancing, Yawning, And Picking Our Noses Into The Sunset: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Dec 30, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from every last person in the league-coaches, players, mascots-breaking out that one dance move they've been saving up all year, to a referee in New Orleans thinking he could pick his nose because no oneShare Tweet
If There Is Anything Subtle About ESPN It's The Deceptiondeadspin.com Dec 30, 2012On Friday evening, a serious dustup developed regarding the sourcing of news and ESPN's crediting practices. Jay Glazer reported that Sean Payton would be signing an extension with the New Orleans Saints. Hot on his heels were Adam Schefter and Jason La…Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints make NFL history breaking record for most single-season yardage allowedSaints pass 1981 Colts for worst in total defense in one seasonShare Tweet
Saints come back to take 17-13 lead at half, set recordprofootballtalk.com Dec 30, 2012The Saints are already, officially, the worst defense in NFL history at preventing yards. They’re also winning. The Saints scored a pair of touchdowns in a 43-second span, one from Drew Brees to Marques Colston and the other on a Jonathan Vilma intercepShare TweetESPN.com Dec 30, 2012The New Orleans Saints already have set a new NFL record for yards allowed in a season, but they lead the Carolina Panthers, 17-13, at halftime. That’s largely due to Jonathan Vilma's interception return for a touchdown on a Cam Newton pass in the seconShare Tweet
New Orleans Saints-Carolina Panthers pregame chat at 11:15 a.m.Even though the Sean Payton contract issue has been resolved, there's still plenty of questions surrounding the New Orleans Saints as they head into their final game of 2012 on Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. So drop your questions into...Share Tweet
Jabari Greer, Akiem Hicks headline New Orleans Saints inactives vs. CarolinaDE Greg Hardy, RB Jonathan Stewart among Panthers inactivesShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 30, 2012Sunday’s Saints-Panthers game has no bearing on the playoff chase, but there are still some individual players wrapping up notable seasons. Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is one of those players. Hardy has a career-high 11 sacks this season, making hShare Tweet
NFL kickoff: Playoff bids, Week 17 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 decision to re-sign with the Saints dominates the newsShare Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Panthers-Saints RecapDec 30Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Panthers' 44-38 win over the Saints.
Panthers Rush Past SaintsDec 30DeAngelo Williams ran for 210 yards in the Panthers' 44-38 win over the Saints.
Week 17: Drew Brees highlightsDec 30New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees caps another record-breaking season with 396 pass yards, 4 TDs in a 44-38 loss vs. the Carolina Panthers.
Saints postgame press conferenceDec 30Saints react following game with Panthers