New Orleans Saints
Six weeks ago, the New Orleans Saints suffered their worst loss of the season in a game where they were absolutely demolished by the Seattle Seahawks. Immediately afterward, head coach Sean Payton told his players to put the game behind them because they would get another shot. Payton was right as the Saints are meeting the Seahawks again, and there are four big things they need to do, in order to win.
The first time the Seattle Seahawks and New Orleans Saints met in Week 13, it was for NFC Supremacy. Now in Week 19, the true force of the NFC will be revealed.
Every game this weekend has fascinating plots, from Cincinnati trying to break their playoff futility to the Frozen Tundra earning its sobriquet with a 30-below wind chill expected Sunday.
Seattle has already faced, and beaten, both the Saints and 49ers this season but not the Packers. Does the unknown help or hurt a team in the Playoffs?
Last year, the 49ers made an improbable run to the Super Bowl, before falling one play short of reaching the ultimate team goal. They lost to the Baltimore Ravens, a more experienced team that rode momentum all the way to a Championship. This year it’s San Francisco who fits this description and unlike last year, the Niners have everything in place to get past the rest of the NFC.
The Cincinnati Bengals had a great season and are looking forward to welcoming the San Diego Chargers into Paul Brown Stadium for the Wild Card round of the playoffs. Even with that game on the immediate horizon, the 2014 opponents for the Bengals have now been set.
The Bucs finished the 2013 season in disappointing fashion. What’s next for this backwards franchise?
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ended another disappointing season with little defense and lots of questions about the future of coach Greg Schiano. Drew Brees threw for 381 yards and four touchdowns […]
Scott Reynolds of Pewter Report joined the conversation with Booger McFarland and Marc Ryan to talk about what things need to change with the Bucs heading into the 2014 season and Scott says that the […]
This week’s match-up is very important for the Saints, but not so much for the Bucs. Can the Bucs pull of an upset?