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Saints VS Cowboys:Game Preview

Saints VS Cowboys:Game Preview

saintsgab.com nola.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 7, 2013
A lot has been written about the Saints vs Cowboys. Most of it has been Brees vs Romo, the last team that has the ball will win, or how the Cowboys broke up the Saints streak in 2009 at 13 wins. It’s time for the offensive line to get their game togethe…
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  • New Orleans Saints expect challenge with Dallas Cowboys defensi…

    New Orleans Saints expect challenge with Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware back in lineup

    nola.com Nov 7, 2013
    Dallas, who has been without Ware for three games, is ranked No. 31 in pass defense
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  • New Orleans Saints' Cam Jordan, Malcolm Jenkins, David Hawthorn…

    New Orleans Saints' Cam Jordan, Malcolm Jenkins, David Hawthorne miss Thursday's practice

    nola.com Nov 7, 2013
    Jimmy Graham and Jahri Evans were limited, while Kenny Vaccaro practiced fully Thursday
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  • Saints injuries: Graham, Evans return

    Saints injuries: Graham, Evans return

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2013
    METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints offense should be fully intact for Sunday night’s game against the Dallas Cowboys. Tight end Jimmy Graham (elbow/foot) and guard Jahri Evans (hip) returned to practice on a limited basis for the Saints on Thursday…
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  • Payton: Vilma 'one of the all-timers'

    Payton: Vilma 'one of the all-timers'

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2013
    METARIE, La. -- Coach Sean Payton on Thursday raved about linebacker Jonathan Vilma and what he has meant to the New Orleans Saints' organization both on and off the field, while also explaining why the team made the tough decision to place Vilma on sea…
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  • Drew Brees: New season begins now

    Drew Brees: New season begins now

    ESPN.com Nov 7, 2013
    METAIRIE, La. -- Losing to the New York Jets last week certainly put a damper on the New Orleans Saints' impressive start to the season. It also made it harder for analysts -- and the Saints’ players themselves -- to have a good feel for where the team …
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  • In Incognito case, it’s critical to keep an open mind

    In Incognito case, it’s critical to keep an open mind

    profootballtalk.com Nov 7, 2013
    After several weeks of covering the Saints bounty scandal in 2012, I took a step back, broadened the proverbial lens, and decided that the stuff the media was being fed by the NFL contained some serious flaws. After several days of covering the latest N…
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  • Darren Sproles cleared to play against Cowboys

    Darren Sproles cleared to play against Cowboys

    profootballtalk.com Nov 7, 2013
    New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles was forced to leave last Sunday’s game against the New York Jets after suffering a concussion in the first quarter. According to Katherine Terrell of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, Sproles has been cleared…
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  • Video - The Boys: Episode 10 02:45

    The Boys: Episode 10

    Nov 7
    ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins is joined by NFL Nation blogger Todd Archer to preview the Cowboys upcoming game aginst the Saints.
  • Video - New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan taking on the Cowboys 01:20

    New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan taking on the Cowboys

    Nov 7
    NFL Media's Desmond Purnell joins "Around the League" to talk about New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan taking on his former team the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday and how important this game is to both teams.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: DAL-NO 00:34

    Countdown Daily Prediction: DAL-NO

    Nov 7
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Dallas at New Orleans
  • Video - Inside Edge: Cowboys at Saints 00:52

    Inside Edge: Cowboys at Saints

    Nov 7
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers some stats to help you make a pick for Dallas at New Orleans.

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