CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The road has been cruel and unmerciful to the New Orleans Saints all season long. But never more so than in Sunday’s 17-13 loss to the Carolina Panthers. This one was the hardest for the Saints (10-5) to take because they were actually proud of their effort. This wasn’t like those games ..
Washington (AFP) – Carolina, Cincinnati and New England have secured National Football League playoff berths Sunday while at least four other spots will not be decided until next weekend’s final regular-season games. Click to read the original Saints article by Yahoo Sports – NFL – New Orleans Saints News
Newton’s overcomes struggles to lead winning drive Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints Central
NBC claims Dallas-Philadelphia; 17 teams still need victories in chaotic Week 17 (Shutdown Corner) (Yahoo Sports)
Kiss your loved ones goodbye and clear your calendar for next Sunday. It’s going to be a hell of an afternoon of football. In an expected move, NBC has claimed the Dallas-Philadelphia win-or-go-home season finale for its Sunday Night Football regular-season finale. The Cowboys and the Eagles will face off in Dallas with the NFC ..
New Orleans Saints’ Drew Brees says some of the sacks at Carolina were on him holding the ball too long: video (NOLA.COM)
Saints quarterback Drew Brees says he’s trying to take the positive out of the tight road loss in Carolina Click to read the original Saints article by New Orleans Saints Central
BOX SCORE Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) – If any doubters remained about the legitimacy of Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, they were very likely erased in Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints. Newton shook off a second-half slump to lead a late touchdown drive, capped by a 14-yard pass to Domenik Hixon with 23 ..
After the pressure and the sacks in the first half, it seems like you guys were able to make a little bit of an adjustment in the second half. How much did it affect you and what did you guys do in the second half to keep them a little bit. "Some of … Click ..
Once again, the Saints lost on the road and once again, New Orleans failed to capitalize on an opportunity it had in front it. But more than any other loss this season, this one hurts. Click to read the original Saints article by WWL – Sports
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Week 16 injuries: Von Miller, Steve Smith, Clay Matthews others go down, affecting playoff race (Shutdown Corner) (Yahoo Sports)
It’s a fair bet that Roger Goodell won’t be bringing up the idea of an 18-game schedule for the next week or so. Week 16 featured several potentially serious injuries to players still involved in the postseason race. The most serious of which appears to be that of Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller, who suffered ..