1. The 5 Toughest Decisions the Atlanta Falcons Will Have to Make This Offseason

    To the naked eye, the 2013-14 Atlanta Falcons (preceding the season) had little resemblance to a squad that would finish with a 4-12 record...

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  2. Examining Anthony Barr's Fit in Mike Nolan's Defense

    Picking sixth in the forthcoming draft, the Atlanta Falcons have a prime opportunity to select an impact player on either side of the ball...

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  3. Why Joplo Bartu Must Remain Starter over Kroy Biermann Moving Forward

    A silver lining, among multiple, for the Atlanta Falcons in the debacle that was the 2013 season has to be the play of rookie linebacker Joplo Bartu ...

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  4. New Orleans Saints Free Agents: Who Is in Play for the Franchise Tag?

    The 11-5 New Orleans Saints were bounced from the playoffs with a 23-15 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round of the playoffs. After concluding the 2012 season with a 7-9 record, this season was undoubtedly a success...

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  5. It's Time for the Atlanta Falcons to Move on from Safety Thomas DeCoud

    The Atlanta Falcons may eventually lay claim to having one of the best secondaries in the NFL , but one major sticking point stands between them and that lofty goal: Free safety Thomas DeCoud is a square peg in a round hole...

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  6. Saints vs. Seahawks: Takeaways from the Saints' 23-15 Loss to Seattle

    All good things must come to an end. With a 23-15 final score, the New Orleans Saints were denied the chance of advancing in the playoffs by the Seattle Seahawks . The final score wasn't quite indicative of just how the results were derived...

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  7. Saints vs. Seahawks: Live Score, Analysis and Updates

    All good things must come to an end. With a 23-15 final score, The New Orleans Saints were denied a chance of advancing in the playoffs by the Seattle Seahawks, The final score of 23-15 wasn't quite indicative of just how the results were derived...

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  8. Why Signing RB Ben Tate Would Reverse Atlanta's Fortune Immediately

    It's funny how things come full circle... For my money, the Atlanta Falcons were well on their way to procuring the Lombardi Trophy had they just stayed the course with their ground-and-pound approach to offensive football...

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  9. New Orleans Saints vs. Seattle Seahawks: Breaking Down Saints' Game Plan

    Here we go again New Orleans Saints fans. The Saints will travel back to the scene of the crime to face the Seattle Seahawks , who committed the football version of grand larceny when the pair met in Week 13...

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  10. Breaking Down Drew Brees' Road Game Woes as Saints Head to Seattle

    Something is wrong with New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees . In his past three road contests, he has three touchdowns opposed to six interceptions...

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  11. Saints' Rushing Attack, Defense Makes New Orleans Super Bowl Favorites

    The ability to switch your pitch... This column has wondered aloud if the New Orleans Saints had the wherewithal to win a playoff game in which quarterback Drew Brees was unable to deliver one of his typical prolific performances...

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  12. 6 New Orleans Saints Who Will Be on the Roster Bubble in 2014

    No matter the success the New Orleans Saints achieve to finish out the 2013 season, the roster ahead into the 2014 campaign will see some significant changes...

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  13. Saints vs. Eagles: Takeaways from the Saints' 26-24 Victory over Philadelphia

    In a contest that very much resembled playoff football, the New Orleans Saints triumphed over the Philadelphia Eagles 26-24...

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  14. Saints vs. Eagles: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    In a contest that very much resembled playoff football, the New Orleans Saints triumphed over the Philadelphia Eagles 26-24...

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  15. New Orleans Saints vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Breaking Down Saints' Game Plan

    It's finally here, New Orleans Saints fans; the playoffs are upon us. With the Saints malfunctioning toward the end of the regular season, they must now navigate the entire playoffs on the road...

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  16. Breaking Down How the Saints Match Up Against Every Potential Playoff Opponent

    When this columnist consistently pined for the New Orleans Saints to drop the finesse act and develop a smashmouth demeanor, it was only with the postseason in mind...

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  17. Reflecting on the 5 Defining Moments of the Saints' 2013 Regular Season

    Boy did that go by fast. With the 2013 regular season in the books, the New Orleans Saints must now embark on a new journey through the postseason...

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  18. Grading Every New Orleans Saints Starter's 2013 Regular Season

    The 2013 season has been a revealing one for the New Orleans Saints . For what once looked like a cakewalk to the NFC South's divisional crown has now ended up resembling a trek through the muddy waters of the Bayou...

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  19. Buccaneers vs. Saints: Takeaways from the Saints' 42-17 Victory over Tampa

    The New Orleans Saints took care of business two weeks too late with a 42-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . After a two-game losing skid, the Saints went from the No...

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  20. Saints Clinch Wild Card Spot with Win over Bucs

    The New Orleans Saints took care of business two weeks too late with a 42-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. After a two-game losing skid, the Saints went from the No...

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  21. Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New Orleans Saints: Breaking Down Saints' Game Plan

    The 10-5 New Orleans Saints face a familiar foe in the 4-11 Tampa Bay Buccaneers when the two hook up on Sunday...

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  22. New Orleans Saints: What You Need to Know Heading into Week 17

    Can you believe how fast this season went by New Orleans Saints fans? It seems like it was just yesterday that the now 10-5 Saints were 5-0 heading into that showdown with the New England Patriots ...

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  23. Which Saints Players Are Most Important for a Playoff Run

    As much as we'd not like to admit it, for the most part, the NFL is a player's league. For the now 10-5 New Orleans Saints to advance in the playoffs (assuming they make it), they ...

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  24. Saints vs. Panthers: Full Roster Report Card Grades for New Orleans

    The 10-5 New Orleans Saints were bounced from the top of the NFC South by the now 11-4 Carolina Panthers after a 17-13 loss...

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  25. Saints vs. Panthers: Takeaways from the Saints' 17-13 Loss to Carolina

    In the biggest game of the season the New Orleans Saints came up short against the Carolina Panthers 17-13 in a game that wasn't very aesthetically pleasing. Rain pounded as both defenses dominated for the most part...

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