Eagles deny Falcons’ last-second push to seal win in NFL season opener
It wasn’t always pretty, but the defending champion Eagles mounted a stand in the final moments of the season opener for a win.
Trick play “Philly Philly” sparks Eagles’ offense vs Falcons
The Eagles offense started off sluggish, and another trick play by Nick Foles and company helped get them back on track.
New Orleans had a bigger TV audience than Atlanta for last night’s game ⚜️ https://t.co/qeUTTZsa5w— Alex Restrepo (@Repo) September 7, 2018
I guess Matt Ryan really did get phased about becoming the third best quarterback in the NFC South behind Drew Brees and Teddy Bridgewater. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯— John Hendrix (@JohnJHendrix) September 7, 2018
falcons got the worst record in the NFL man....they last!!! pic.twitter.com/xyuAEdT0zh— Jarrius Robertson (@Jarrius) September 7, 2018
All Things Saints
We analyzed all of Drew Brees' 7,485 passes with the Saints. Result? A clear picture of greatness | Saints | theadvocate.com
It isn’t easy to remember all of the plays Brees has made, which is why The Advocate recently watched, charted and categorized all 7,485 passes the quarterback has thrown during his time in New Orleans. With Brees trailing Peyton Manning by 1,495 on the all-time yards passing list, it seemed prudent to gather a greater understanding for how one of the NFL’s greatest careers came together.
Saints might not go into Tampa game with just two RBs: 'That'd be hard to do' | Saints | theadvocate.com
A New Orleans Saints running back position that was murky at the beginning of training camp has only gotten more muddled this week.
Easiest, hardest games for Saints in 2018
The NFL gave the Saints a tough road this season.
Michael Thomas is succeeding by making everything seem 'the same' | Saints | theadvocate.com
Maybe the key to Michael Thomas' success is always being the same.
The key for the guys behind The Guys on the Saints o-line? Be versatile | NOLA.com
The Saints currently have five backup offensive linemen, and all have shown the ability to play multiple positions.
Saints notebook: Third down an increased emphasis in 2018 with ‘Minneapolis Miracle’ as backdrop – The Athletic
Third-down struggles, Alex Okafor nearly 100 percent, and more, from Larry in this week's notebook ahead of the season opener.
Source: the Saints created $2.71M in 2018 cap space by converting just over $4M of QB Teddy Bridgewater's base salary into a signing bonus and adding two voidable years to his deal. Some needed breathing room.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) September 7, 2018