The Atlanta Falcons took command of the game at the very beginning of the game, jumping to a 17-0 lead in the first half. Just for the third time in the Matt Ryan and Mike Smith era, the Falcons have beaten the Saints.
A few unfavorable things happened for the Saints and their fans: they dropped to 5-7 and made their playoff picture a bit more bleak. With the Falcons win, the Falcons managed to move to the brink of winning a division championship. New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees ends touchdown streak at 54 games.
Not a very good night for the Saints, or Drew Brees.
With the type of night the Saints had, not much positive can be taken from this loss against the Falcons. Let's take a look at a few winners and losers from the Week 13 game against Atlanta.