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Saints have to make decisions now that will affect 2013 season -- including possible defensive changes
Report: The Hornets Won’t Trade Eric Gordon Anytime SoonUpdated Dec 31, 2012 Share TweetAnthony Davis is back and healthy. Greivis Vasquez finally got some love, winning Western Conference Player of the Week today (check out his numbers from the past three games: 21 points, 10 assists, 6.3 rebounds and 1.7 steals a night). Ryan Anderson is…Source: dimemag.comShare TweetThe Atlanta Falcons are the only NFC South team in the postseason and that’s where their focus is. But, since we’ve started looking ahead for the other three division teams, let’s go ahead and take a look at the Falcons’ 2013 regular-season opponeSource: ESPN.com
Bucks' Ellis, Hornets' Vasquez named Players of WeekUpdated Dec 31, 2012 Share TweetThe Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis and the New Orleans Hornets' Greivis Vasquez on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec. 24, through Sunday, Dec. 30.Source: nba.comShare TweetSaints set record for most yards given up in a single seasonSource: nola.com
Where they ranked on offense, defenseUpdated Dec 31, 2012 Share TweetThe NFL just sent out the final rankings for offenses and defenses and it should come as no surprise the New Orleans Saints had the league’s worst defense. A unit that set a new NFL record for yards allowed in a season finished the season at No. 32, theSource: ESPN.com
Don Banks: Rollercoaster ride had run its course for Bears' Smith; more Sn…Dec 31Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take in the furiously fast firing fest that was Black Monday in the NFL...
Peter King: Show-stopping Peterson highlights better-than-expected Week 17Dec 31What a regular season. What a year. What a Sunday.
John Clayton's mailbag: Chuck the tuck ruleDec 31The tuck rule came up three times in the final week of the regular season. It's time to get rid of it.