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Saints News, 10/3/16: Saints Get Emotional First Win Heading Into Bye Week

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For maybe the first time, Saints fans should feel grateful for an early bye week. Nursing varying injuries and coming off of an emotional win against the Chargers in Brees's return, the Saints can now relax for a week as they prepare for NFC South matchup number two against the Carolina Panthers in Week 6.

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Saints News

Saints' Michael Thomas focused on putting himself in position to make a play | NOLA.com

John DeShazier: Takeaways from Coach Sean Payton's Monday teleconference
Payton said close games likely will be the norm this season

Kuhn, "I just believe its a little bit of luck"
Saints fullback John Kuhn met with media Monday, Oct. 3 and talked about his performance after scoring 3 touchdowns yesterday during the Saints 35-34 comeback win against the San Diego Chargers (New Orleans Saints Video)

Drew Brees emotional about return to San Diego | ProFootballTalk
The Saints pulled out an improbable 35-34 victory on Sunday by coming back from 13 points down in the fourth quarter for their first win of the season.

Ingram, "We've got the best fans in the league"
Saints running back Mark Ingram talks about the Saints 35-34 come from behind win against the San Diego Chargers (FOX8 Video)

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NFL News

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German announcers call Phillip Dorsett 64-yd TD - NFL Videos
German announcers call Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck's 64-yard touchdown to wide receiver Phillip Dorsett vs. the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 4 of the 2016 NFL season.

49ers' NaVorro Bowman Suffers Season-Ending Achilles Injury
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Trevor Siemian of Denver Broncos day-to-day with shoulder injury, expected to play against Atlanta Falcons
Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak said quarterback Trevor Siemian's left shoulder is "just really, really sore," and that he expects Siemian to be able to play Sunday if he progresses as expected.

Chargers coach McCoy: job status wasn't a topic Sunday with GM - The San Diego Union-Tribune