The New Orleans Saints start out the 2013 season 2-0 with a 16-14 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In a game that saw the offense struggle, it's the defense that deserves the proverbial game ball. Holding Tampa's offense to only one offensive touchdown—and limiting an explosive pass attack to 125 yards—the Saints flipped the script on what most people view their team as.
The Saints have a ton of positives to hang their collective hats on. Conversely, there are areas where they should hang their heads as well.
Let's see who stood out in victory. Here are the complete roster grades from Week 2.