‘Simple’ fix for New Orleans Saints’ defense – ESPN

METAIRIE, La. – The answer to the New Orleans Saints’ defensive woes was simple: Simplify things. After struggling with assignment and communication breakdowns during their first two games, the Saints cut out all of their on-field checks and adjustments – especially since they were playing at home with the crowd noise at a fever pitch. ..

Kristian: Brees is glad he was slammed to the turf

The Saints notched their first win of the season 20 – 9 over the Minnesota Vikings yesterday in the Superdome. It wasn't pretty, but the Saints will take it. After jumping out to a 13-0 lead in the first quarter, the offense sputtered until the 4th quarter when Vikings defensive back Captain Munerlynn slammed Drew ..

New Orleans Saints' passing game vs. the Minnesota Vikings: Graphic (Bayou Buzz)

A look at Drew Brees‘ passing accuracy during the New Orleans Saints‘ 20-9 victory over the Vikings yesterday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints are now 1-2. They will face the Cowboys Sunday night at 7:30 p.m. in Dallas. This weekly illustration breaks the field into six zones, depicting the Saints’ hotspots and rough patches. ..