Best "Saints Fans Shouldn't Overreact" Tweet
T-Bob Hebert (@TBob53) September 7, 2014
Player & Team Tweets
Thanks to all our fans that welcomed us at the airport tonight. Win or lose, it's always appreciated! https://t.co/mTJvmt7t9F— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) September 8, 2014
@Saints it's true— akiem hicks (@The_Dream99) September 8, 2014
Landed in Nola, we can always count on #WhoDatNation to be waiting on us at the airport.— Thomas Morstead (@thomasmorstead) September 8, 2014
Win or lose, I'm grateful for another opportunity to play this great game. And I'm proud to do it wearing the black and gold. #saints— Benjamin Watson (@BenjaminSWatson) September 7, 2014
Tyrunn Walker (@twalker337) September 7, 2014
That's a hard loss to take... Gotta break down this film and receive all the corrections we can... #willdobetter— cameron jordan (@camjordan94) September 7, 2014
Tony Dungy on Saints loss: "Drew Brees can take the blame if he wants to, but you have to point the finger at that New Orleans defense."— Larry Holder (@LarryHolder) September 8, 2014
One of the good things about playing Monday Night you get to watch a lot of football and learn from other teams mistakes! #StudentOfTheGame— Reggie Bush (@ReggieBush) September 8, 2014
I'm sick of seeing so much of the referees face on TV these days. Chill with all the flags guys. Its ridiculous. nobody pays to see u— Scott Shanle (@scottshanle) September 7, 2014
One positive for #Saints: Only three accepted penalties today, four called.— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) September 7, 2014
If Cleveland puts up 400-plus yards, then we've got a real problem.— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) September 7, 2014
Here's the worst part. With 20 seconds left before halftime, #Saints had only allowed 176 yards and led 20-7. Wheels came off after that.— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) September 7, 2014
@LarryHolder what happened? Contract year? Haha— Scott Shanle (@scottshanle) September 7, 2014
Jabari Greer (@Jabari_Greer) September 7, 2014
#saints QB Drew Brees on his end-zone interception: 'if I put that thing one more foot in front of Cooks, it's a touchdown.' (1/2)— Ramon Antonio Vargas (@RVargasAdvocate) September 7, 2014
(2/2): Drew Brees said that throw was a good decision and went to right place, it was just off target. 'The one that really bugs me.'— Ramon Antonio Vargas (@RVargasAdvocate) September 7, 2014
#Saints CB Lewis says missed tackles is reason they lost this game but insisted thats something they can fix. 'Wont be reason we lose again'— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) September 7, 2014
Brees: what cost us was the turnovers... We got one and they got 2— Sean Fazende (@SeanFazende) September 7, 2014
#Saints Thomas said he didn't know what had Ingram so upset on sideline but said, 'Glad he came around quickly. Scored 2 TDs, felt better— Mike Triplett (@MikeTriplett) September 7, 2014
Saints d back to basics.get rid of the noise n the preseason hype.its tougher in yr2 w new coordinator since teams in division studied u now— Scott Shanle (@scottshanle) September 7, 2014
I am still a proud @Saints fan even in defeat. Bounce back fellas— deuce mcallister (@dmcallister26) September 7, 2014
#saints coach Sean Payton: smallest detail in a wild overtime game magnifies any mistake. 'We will bounce back.' 'Don't put loss on anybody'— Ramon Antonio Vargas (@RVargasAdvocate) September 7, 2014
Falcons Defeat Saints 37-34 in OT, UGH!
John DeShazier: Tough OT loss to Falcons doesn't leave Saints players discouraged
Atlanta – More encouragement than discouragement wafted through the visitors’ locker room Sunday in the Georgia Dome, even as New Orleans Saints players were minutes removed from listening to the home crowd roar its approval of the Falcons following Atlanta’s 37-34 overtime victory over the Saints in the regular-season opener.
Saints lose in heart-breaker to Falcons, 37-34 | wwltv.com New Orleans
New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marcus Colston fumbled just two plays into overtime and the Atlanta Falcons recovered, allowing Matt Bryant to nail a 52-yard field goal and give his team a 37-34 overtime win.
New Orleans Saints stand by Marques Colston after fumble - ESPN
ATLANTA -- For the second straight game, one of the New Orleans Saints’ all-time greats played the role of both hero and goat. Receiver Marques
New Orleans Saints' Brandin Cooks lives up to hype in debut - ESPN
ATLANTA -- It seemed impossible that New Orleans Saints rookie receiver Brandin Cooks could live up to the lofty hype that surrounded him heading into
For one game vs. Atlanta, New Orleans Saints' defense reverts to the depths of 2012: Larry Holder | NOLA.com
All phases of the Saints defense failed in overtime loss in Atlanta
Big statistical day for Saints' Marques Colston overshadowed by game-ending fumble | NOLA.com
Colston fumbled in overtime
New Orleans Saints' Mark Ingram seethes on sideline, then scores two TDs | NOLA.com
New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram had a fiery, helmet-slamming outburst on the sideline Sunday, and later appeared to decline a post-touchdown handshake from coach Sean Payton.
Grading the New Orleans Saints after their OT loss at Atlanta | NOLA.com
Defense gets failing grade
New Orleans Saints' defense a stunning disappointment - ESPN
ATLANTA -- This is supposed to be the best defense the New Orleans Saints have fielded in the Sean Payton-Drew Brees era.
Falcons beat Saints 37-34 in overtime
Matt Bryant kicks 52-yard field goal for the win
Rapid Reaction: New Orleans Saints - New Orleans Saints Blog - ESPN
ATLANTA -- A few thoughts on the New Orleans Saints' 37-34 overtime loss to the Atlanta Falcons in the Georgia Dome. What it means: This one was....
New Orleans Saints: Everyone demands blame - ESPN
ATLANTA -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the New Orleans Saints' 37-34 overtime loss to the Atlanta Falcons: Falling on swords: Why did
The View From the Other Side
Falcons top Saints in thrilling 37-34 overtime victory - The Falcoholic
As it usually does, the Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints game went down to the wire.
NFL Recap - New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons - Sep 07, 2014 - CBSSports.com Game Recap
ATLANTA (AP) Matt Ryan has turned in plenty of impressive performances for the Atlanta Falcons.
Rapid Reaction: Atlanta Falcons - Atlanta Falcons Blog - ESPN
ATLANTA -- A few thoughts on the Atlanta Falcons' 37-34 overtime win over the New Orleans Saints: What it means: The Falcons can outscore you. There'
Atlanta Falcons' Matt Bryant relishes game winner - ESPN
ATLANTA -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Atlanta Falcons' 37-34 overtime win over the New Orleans Saints: Falcons kicker Matt Bry
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan torments New Orleans Saints - ESPN
ATLANTA -- Left guard Justin Blalock was one of a handful of players in the Atlanta Falcons locker room amused by how effective quarterback Matt Ryan
TRANSCRIPTS: Coach Payton, players discuss Sunday's loss to Falcons
Quotes from Sean Payton and players after Sunday's loss to the Falcons
TRANSCRIPTS: Mike Smith, Falcons players talk about win over Saints
Quotes from Falcons head coach Mike Smith and several players after Sunday's win
VIDEO: New Orleans Saints postgame press conference - NFL Videos
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees account for the Saints' loss to the Atlanta Falcons in Week 1.
VIDEO: Drew Brees: "Unfortunately we fell short"
Drew Brees speaks with the media after the team's regular season opener against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, September 7, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (Video property of New Orleans Saints)
VIDEO: Brandin Cooks recaps his first regular season game
Brandin Cooks speaks with the media after the team's regular season opener against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, September 7, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (Video property of New Orleans Saints)
VIDEO: Curtis Lofton: "This one hurts"
Curtis Lofton speaks with the media following the team's regular season opener against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, September 7, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (Video property of New Orleans Saints)
VIDEO: Zach Strief: "We didn't finish today"
Zach Strief speaks with reporters after the team's game against the Atlanta Falcons. (New Orleans Saints video)
VIDEO: Game Highlights: Saints at Falcons
The Atlanta Falcons take on the New Orleans Saints at home for a battle of the NFC South. Matt Ryan puts up impressive numbers to take his team to victory in this overtime thriller.
VIDEO: Postgame Wrap: Saints at Falcons
New Orleans Saints senior writer John DeShazier and Sean Kelley recap the team's regular season opener against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, September 7, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (Video property of New Orleans Saints)
Sunday Blitz: Falcons-Saints - ESPN Video - ESPN
ESPN Video: Jim Basquil and Ron Jaworski break down the Falcons' win over the Saints.