Warm-weather NFL teams did just fine in the cold this weekend
It’s been a oft-discussed “rule” that, when picking NFL playoff games ... frigid temperatures. The Saints, Chargers and the 49ers went ahead and stomped all over that logic this weekend, as the three warm-weather teams won all their games outright ...
NFL: Saints make playoffs with 42-17 win over Bucs
"We did a lot of things well today at time when we needed to ... suspended the entire season in connection with the NFL's bounty probe. "Obviously, Sean's a huge part of" the Saints' return to the playoffs, Brees said. "Four out of five years, winning ...
Saints win 1st playoff game outdoors, in cold vs. Eagles
"We got into the game and we saw how well it was working," Saints offensive guard Jahri Evans said. "It makes it hard to get away from it. We had seen what other teams did against them. With our backs, with our guys up front, we thought we could do it."
Saints win in different way
It is hard to win games in the NFL, but for the ... Four passes that hit Saints receivers in the hands were dropped or his numbers would have been much larger. What jumped out at me was the play of the Saints offensive line. It did a great job protecting ...
NY Jets revive playoff hopes with stunning win over Saints
“Beat my brother again,” said Rex Ryan, who improved to 5-0 against Rob — the Saints’ defensive coordinator — in the NFL and 3-0 as head coach of the Jets. He was in a cheerful mood after pulling out a win ... today,” Smith said. Smith’s day ...