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Third-year running back ignites victory with highlight-reel run.Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints defense continues to show its resiliency with two more goal-line stands: First takeAnother week, another shaky-yet-clutch performance for Saints defense in 31-27 victory over Atlanta FalconsShare TweetJimmy Graham uses presence of Tony Gonzalez as motivation in Saints win over FalconsShare TweetOdds and ends from the Saints 31-28 win over the FalconsShare Tweet
Bill Belichick Cares Not For Your Lousy Officiating: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Nov 11, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from Bill Belichick emphatically challenging the officials to A.J. Green exploiting New York's defensive holes. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints-Atlanta Falcons: Grading special teamsSpecial teams get 3 out of 4 fleur de lis Largely on the strength of Thomas Morstead's leg, special teams had a solid day. Morstead's six kickoffs all went for touchbacks. The Saints returned two kickoffs past the 20-yard-line....Share TweetNEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Atlanta receiver Julio Jones has injured his leg during Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints and team officials say he is questionable to return.Share Tweet
Soldier makes triumphant return to family before New Orleans Saints gameBrandon Davis got to meet his 3-month-old son for first timeShare TweetESPN.com Nov 11, 2012NEW ORLEANS -- We’ve got a typical Falcons-Saints game going on at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. It’s shaping up to be a classic shootout between Matt Ryan and Drew Brees and there hasn’t been much defense out of either team. At halftime, the SaintsShare TweetThe New Orleans Saints have been given written permission to negotiate a contract extension with suspended head coach Sean Payton.Share TweetLinebacker Scott Shanle is also inactive for the SaintsShare TweetESPN.com Nov 11, 2012The appeals hearings of players suspended as a result of the Saints' bounty program is now expected to go beyond the NFL's regular season, according to sources familiar with the pre-hearing talks.Share Tweet
Feelin' the Brees: New Orleans Saints' offensive stats thru Game 8An illustrated look at how Drew Brees and the 3-5 New Orleans Saints' top five offensive playmakers performed during their 28-13 victory over the Philadelphia EaglesShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012With each additional injury suffered by another member of the Eagles’ offensive line, more people are realizing that the lack of quality blocking is the biggest problem when it comes to unleashing quarterback Mike Vick. So when will the Eagles finally aShare TweetCNNSI.com Nov 11, 2012INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indianapolis Colts used some down time Saturday night to support coach Chuck Pagano and raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Indiana.Share Tweet
Sunday Breakdown: Week 10Nov 11Jim Basquil and Eric Allen talk about Matt Ryan and the Falcons being unable to convert on a crucial 4th down and Leonard Johnson's 83-yard interception return for a touchdown.
Sunday Blitz: Falcons-Saints RecapNov 11Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Saints' 31-27 win over the Falcons.
New Orleans Saints postgame press conferenceNov 11Saints react following game with Falcons
Saints End Falcons' Perfect SeasonNov 11The Falcons suffered their first loss of the season after dropping a 31-27 decision to the Saints.