Flacco Sharp, Brees Absent As Ravens Beat Saints 30-27Joe Flacco and backup quarterback Matt Schaub directed first-quarter touchdown drives, and the Baltimore Ravens beat the New Orleans Saints 30-27 Thursday night in a preseason opener.
Ravens Fans Gearing Up For Preseason Opener Against New OrleansFootball is back in Baltimore. The Ravens face off against the New Orleans Saints in the first preseason game of the year.
Ravens Face Saints Thursday, Debut Matt SchaubThe Baltimore Ravens face the New Orleans Saints Thursday in their first pre-season game.
Saints Brace Once More For Ravens' Steve SmithFate simply wasn't ready to give the New Orleans Saints a break from longtime nemesis Steve Smith.
Ravens Bus Involved In Minor Collision In New OrleansA team bus for the Baltimore Ravens was involved in a minor collision in New Orleans on Sunday.
Saints Banged-Up Secondary Bracing For The Baltimore RavensEither Saints coach Sean Payton doesn't want to tip Baltimore off as to who'll start in New Orleans' secondary on Monday night, or he really doesn't know yet.
Ravens Run Over Saints 22-13Justin Tucker hit five field goals and the Baltimore Ravens wrapped up a perfect preseason with a 22-13 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Thursday night.
Saints' Last-Second Field Goal Sinks Philadelphia Eagles, And The Grades Are InA last-second field goal by Shayne Graham brought an end to the first season of the Chip Kelly era as the Saints left Philadelphia with a 26-24 victory in the NFC Wild Card playoff. The time for season-long evaluations will come over the coming week, but for now let’s take a quick look at how the Eagles performed in this game.
Philadelphia Eagles Prepare To Face Drew BreesDrew Brees can be patient behind a steady offensive line. The Eagles struggled to bring a pass rush on Kyle Orton many times on Sunday night, so look for the defensive line to try and correct that this week against New Orleans. Easier said than done of course.
Eagles Prepare For Saints Wild Card BattleDrew Brees will be much more successful against the Eagles defense than back-up Kyle Orton was in the final game of the regular season. But, if the Eagles can knock Brees off his game, then the Saints could quickly run out of options to try and keep up wit the Eagles offense.
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Bob Haynie: College And Pro Football PicksMy midseason stink-fest continues when it comes to the football selections. After a promising start, I have struggled over the last few weeks.