As the New Orleans Saints struggled to run the ball early in their Wild Card win over the Carolina Panthers, it was up to quarterback Drew Brees to carry the Saints offense to victory.
The New Orleans Saints defense had one of its best performances of the season in a 23-13 win over the Atlanta Falcons in week 16.
The New Orleans Saints defense had one of its best performances of the season in a 23-13 win over the Atlanta Falcons in week 16. New Orleans shut out Atlanta for the first 35 minutes of the game, forcing three punts and two turnovers in the process. By the end of the game, Atlanta had converted on just two of 13 third down attempts, and the Saints defense had recorded seven tackles for losses and five sacks.
Atlanta did not reach the end zone until late in the fourth quarter, after failing to score from the Saints one-yard line on two separate possessions earlier…
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New Orleans looked to Thomas in several critical moments against the Jets.
New Orleans was in a great position to win, but they let Atlanta steal the victory.
New Orleans wasted no time getting Kamara involved against Carolina.
The Saints offense started 0/3 on third down attempts before finally converting one late in the second quarter.