The New Orleans Saints won another nail-biter, but a win is a win, right?
The Saints were able to hang on to beat Teddy Bridgewater and the Carolina Panthers 27-24 in the Superdome yesterday, in a game that looked like it could go either way early. The Saints offense didn’t seem to miss a beat, despite being down their top two wide receivers in Michael Thomas (hamstring) and Emmanuel Sanders (Covid). On the other hand, the Saints defense - specifically in the secondary - continued to struggle, with blown coverages and poor tackling the story of the game.
But when the final seconds ticked off the clock, the New Orleans Saints were able to improve to 4-2, a half game behind the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who have yet to go on their bye. Here are some of the best social media reactions from during and after the game:
Drew Brees is the 1st QB in NFL history with 7,000 career completions pic.twitter.com/WP2CowUlqh— CBS Sports HQ (@CBSSportsHQ) October 25, 2020
TQS tried to get out of the way, Corn Elder drew the connect. 4 point swing pic.twitter.com/hRubK4fd01— Brenden Ertle (@BrendenErtle) October 25, 2020
I'm so tired of playing against refs and opposing teams— Ryan (@datboywolf) October 25, 2020
DOUBLE PASS— Luke Johnson (@ByLukeJohnson) October 25, 2020
i thought that thing was in. heart stopped. my god— John Sigler (@john_siglerr) October 25, 2020
AK must see TV every Sunday. We ready bro @A_kamara6— Michael Thomas (@Cantguardmike) October 25, 2020
Saints limited the Panthers to 37 rushing yards on 14 carries. Season low for Carolina, season best for New Orleans.— Luke Johnson (@ByLukeJohnson) October 25, 2020
4-2 jus keep grinding..— JackRabbit2.0 (@JjenkzLockdown) October 25, 2020
Hey, Tom, how many wins do the Saints have right now? pic.twitter.com/O5dmCkpO33— Canal St. Chronicles (@SaintsCSC) October 25, 2020
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