NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (AP) — Drew Brees couldn’t quite suppress a smirk as he deadpanned the Saints’ prescription for playing better on the road, which is where they’ll be for the playoffs. “There’s three main […]
NEW ORLEANS — Sean Payton’s return to the sideline is one game old and already the Saints are celebrating a dramatic victory over a presumed title contender.
They’re alone in first place, too.
Drew Brees passed for 357 yards and two scores, Roman Harper intercepted Matt Ryan’s tipped fourth-down pass in the end zone, and New Orleans held on for a 23-17 victory over the Falcons on Sunday.
“I was hoping our defense would pull one out, and man, did they ever,” Brees said… […]