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Scrappy win is a thing of beauty for Saints

Scrappy win is a thing of beauty for Saints

NEW ORLEANS -- You thought the New Orleans Saints proved how dangerous they were last week, when they played a nearly perfect game in a blowout victory over the Dallas Cowboys? Well, the Saints took it up another notch on Sunday with a scrappy, sometime…
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  • Saints' faith in Garrett Hartley pays off

    Saints' faith in Garrett Hartley pays off

    ESPN.com nola.com Nov 17, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS -- As if New Orleans Saints' kicker Garrett Hartley didn’t have enough pressure on him already heading into Sunday’s game, there he was, facing the game-tying and game-winning field goal attempts in the final 2:06. And true to his history, H…
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  • Saints, 49ers headed in opposite directions; more Snaps

    Saints, 49ers headed in opposite directions; more Snaps

    CNNSI.com Nov 17, 2013
    New Orleans and San Francisco are headed in opposite directions after the Saints' 23-20 win.
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  • San Francisco loses thanks to a questionable roughing the passe…

    San Francisco loses thanks to a questionable roughing the passer penalty

    yahoo.com Nov 17, 2013
    If you are a 49ers player, coach, executive or fan, anger is a reasonable feeling after their 23-20 loss to the Saints. San Francisco probably needed to beat New Orleans to remain alive to win the NFC West, and the 49ers played very well. They led 20-17…
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  • Disputed roughing call in 49ers-Saints game was “absolutely cor…

    Disputed roughing call in 49ers-Saints game was “absolutely correct”

    profootballtalk.com Nov 17, 2013
    With the 49ers leading the Saints by three and less than four minutes remaining in the game and San Fran linebacker Ahmad Brooks sacking Saints quarterback Drew Brees and Brees fumbling and Brooks recovering, the game was over, right? Um. No. Brooks was…
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  • Legend: Drew Brees ’nuff Said Vote Brees for Pro Bowl!!…

    Legend: Drew Brees ’nuff Said Vote Brees for Pro Bowl!!…

    saintsgab.com Nov 17, 2013
    Drew Brees ’nuff Said Vote Brees for Pro Bowl!!!! #Vicks Legend PGProBowlChallenge
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  • Saints CB Greer suffers gruesome leg injury

    Saints CB Greer suffers gruesome leg injury

    New Orleans Saints cornerback Jabari Greer was carted off the field with a left knee injury in the first quarter of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers.
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  • Jones knows blowout in New Orleans will “hang with us”

    Jones knows blowout in New Orleans will “hang with us”

    profootballtalk.com Nov 17, 2013
    Gone but hardly forgotten during their bye week, the Dallas Cowboys are still dealing with the aftermath of last Sunday night’s both-sides-of-the-ball blowout loss to the Saints. On Friday, owner Jerry Jones acknowledged that the 49-17 defeat will linge…
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  • NFL kickoff: Mammoth matchup at Mile High, Week 11 buzz, headli…

    NFL kickoff: Mammoth matchup at Mile High, Week 11 buzz, headlines and picks

    nola.com Nov 17, 2013
    Here's a look at the top storylines and big matchups from around the nation as we near kickoff on another Sunday of NFL football.
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  • Video - Saints postgame press conference 03:42

    Saints postgame press conference

    Nov 17
    Saints react following game with 49ers
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: 49ers-Saints Recap 04:14

    Sunday Blitz: 49ers-Saints Recap

    Nov 17
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Saints' Week 11 win over the 49ers.
  • Video - Hartley Lifts Saints Past 49ers 00:30

    Hartley Lifts Saints Past 49ers

    Nov 17
    Garrett Hartley's three fourth quarter field goals propelled the Saints to a 23-20 win over the 49ers.
  • Video - Week 11: San Francisco 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints highlights 05:05

    Week 11: San Francisco 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints highlights

    Nov 17
    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw for 305 yards and a touchdown to lead the Saints over the San Francisco 49ers 23-20 on Sunday.

Sports Columnists

  • Jim Trotter: Percy Harvin hints at impact to come in quiet Seahawks debut

    Nov 17
    SEATTLE -- Percy Harvin's Seahawks debut got off to an inauspicious start. The speedy wideout, who missed the first 10 games while rehabbing from hip surgery, took only one snap on the Seahawks' first offensive series and didn't touch the ball. On their…
  • Don Banks: Eagles enjoying view from atop NFC East; more Week 11 Snaps

    Nov 17
    DENVER -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from an eventful Week 11 in the NFL. ...
  • Clayton's Last Call: Weather was a factor

    Nov 17
    Weather was a big factor, especially in Chicago, writes John Clayton. Plus, more validation for Chip Kelly, tough times for the Harbaughs and more.