The New Orleans Saints Are Absolutely, Positively for Real

BR StudiosFeatured ColumnistOctober 1, 2013

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees turned Monday night's matchup with the Miami Dolphins into a statement of intent for the rest of the NFL.

That intent? To play championship football. 

Yes, the 2013 version of the Saints is playing a brand of football similar to what the 2009 version played, with an explosive offense, opportunistic defense and intimidating home-field advantage. 

In the video above, B/R's Aaron Nagler breaks down why the 2013 Saints are the real deal. Disagree? Too soon to say? Let us know in the comments below.