New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons Preview and Predictions

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He's back after his year-long suspension related to "Bounty Gate" and now Sean Payton is ready to show the league what 365 days of scheming and game-planning can produce.

The only issue for Payton is that he's not returning to the same Saints team he had two seasons ago. There are significant questions about a defense that ranked dead last in the NFL last year and an offense that is a few pieces short of a whole.

Facing a stout Falcons team in Week 1 is not exactly the easiest way of returning to the general sideline population.

Will the Payton-Drew Brees connection pay off in Week 1 or will the Falcons remain the class of the NFC South?

Find out in the video and leave your prediction below.

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