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Share TweetTrying to reach Drew Brees, a traditional drop-back passer, will be a welcome change for the Giants after dealing with the speedy Robert Griffin III, but the pressure must increase.Source: nytimes.com
Without tandem of Drew Brees and Sean Payton, New Orleans Saints struggling, and NY Giants need to take advantageUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetRoger Goodell handed Saints ”‰the ”‰NFL version of the death penalty when he suspended Sean Payton for the entire season in the BountyGate scandal, leaving Drew Brees to get through the season without his friend, mentor and play caller.Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetThe Giants have caught a break and the Saints have been dealt a blow with an unexpected addition to the injury report for Sunday’s game. The Saints announced on Saturday that running back Chris Ivory, who hadn’t been mentioned on this week’s injurySource: profootballtalk.com
Feelin' the Brees: New Orleans Saints' offensive stats through Game 12Updated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetSaints' offensive performance so far this season and during their 23-13 loss to the Atlanta FalconsSource: nola.com
NFL playoff picture: Who's in if the postseason started today and who's still in the huntUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetAFCSEEDTEAM DIVRECORD1 Houston South11-1-02 Denver West10-3-03 Baltimore North9-3-04 New England East9-3-05 Indianapolis South8-4-06 PittsburghNorth7-5-0 IN THE HUNT7 CincinnatiNorth7-5-08 N.Y. JetsEast5-7-09 BuffaloEast5-7-010 MiamiEast5-7Source: nola.com