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In a very short time, the race to the top in the NFC became far more muddled than it had been

Cowboys vs. Saints Preview, Prediction

The Dallas Cowboys fell short of making a statement five weeks ago when they fell to the Denver Broncos 51-48. They’ll have a new opportunity to do so Sunday night when they play the 6-2 New Orleans Saints in the Superdome. Dallas has been … Click to read the original Saints article by buzz: new orleans ..

Between the lines


Sun, 10 Nov 2013 07:44:33 GMT
by Ramon Antonio Vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.com

Despite the common perception, Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn’t being pressured behind the line of scrimmage much more than usual halfway through this season.
But that comparable amount of pressure is resulting in Brees being sacked almost twice as of..

Three fitting picks get first nods for Ring of Honor. Who’s next?


Sun, 10 Nov 2013 07:44:33 GMT
By Brian Allee-Walsh
Special to The Advocate

During halftime of Sunday night’s game between Dallas and New Orleans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Archie Manning, Rickey Jackson and Willie Roaf will be the first players lauded with spots in the Saints Ring of Honor.
Their names will be displayed pro..

Predictions

Sun, 10 Nov 2013 07:44:16 GMTAdvocate staff reportSheldon Mickles
This could be a pretty good shootout as Drew Brees and Tony Romo put their passing skills on display. Neither team can run the ball effectively, so Brees and Romo better have plenty of ..

These teams are running on empty


Sun, 10 Nov 2013 07:44:16 GMT
by ramon antonio vargas
rvargas@theadvocate.com

Saints coach Sean Payton and Cowboys counterpart Jason Garrett would love nothing more than for their anemic rushing attacks to find some legs Sunday night in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
But don’t expect them to be too patient with the ground games. The ..

New Orleans Saints vs. Dallas Cowboys: What's your prediction?

The New Orleans Saints will try to bounce back from last week’s loss against the New York Jets when they host the Dallas Cowboys in primetime this Sunday. The Saints, who beat the Cowboys 34-31 last year, have won nine straight home primetime games in the regular season. What’s your prediction and why? Predict the ..

Saints Nation: 5 Things to Look for with Cowboys at Saints

I don’t know about you but I’m dying to get that Jets game taste out of my mouth. The Saints need to come back home and put together a good performance in the worst way. The difference in this game is between going 7-2 and 6-3 which I view as a big dif..

Dallas Cowboys vs. New Orleans Saints: What Twitter’s Saying Plus Predictions

Sunday’s clash between the Dallas Cowboys and the New Orleans Saints figures to be one of this season’s premier firework shows. According to NFL.com , both of these teams are in the league’s Top 10 in passing offense.   Take a moment to ponder what you’ll see on Sunday. Drew Brees to Jimmy Graham and ..

Drew Brees, Saints Look To Weather The Storm

This week’s game in New Orleans has many storylines to choose from. Rob Ryan is trying to slow down the offense of the Dallas Cowboys, the team that dropped him after last season. Sean Payton against the Dallas Cowboys. Can the Cowboy’s secondary slow ..

New Orleans Saints: 2013 Week 10 NFL Power Rankings (#3)

Last week: 3 (+0)
Record: 6-2
The Saints aren’t nearly as good on the road, but I don’t envision them losing at home for the rest of the season, against Dallas, San Francisco, Carolina, and Tampa Bay. On the road, they have to go to Carolina and Seattle and could easily lose both. However, with Aaron Rodgers going down for an extended period of time, the Saints don’t have much competition for a first round bye and at least one home playoff game, which would essentially put them in the NFC Championship Game given their home dominance.
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