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The unthinkable happened. In the face of all the expectations, all the hype, and all the attention, the New Orleans Saints have fallen to 0-2 after an all-around pathetic showing against the Cleveland Browns.
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Sep 14, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham catches a pass while being tackled by Cleveland Browns defenders during the third quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports - New Orleans Saints versus Cleveland Browns Saints had a tough time this afternoon in Cleveland.
Aug 15, 2014; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints linebacker Junior Galette and defensive end Cameron Jordan celebrate after a sack during first half of a preseason game against the Tennessee Titans at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Let's face it, last week was an ugly, ugly defensive performance as Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons ' offense totaled 568 yards against our beloved New Orleans Saints .
Aug 7, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos safety T.J. Ward grabs the face mask of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson during the first half at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports The National Football League is in full force as Week Two gets into gear.
Associated Press photo by John Bazemore -- Falcons wide receiver Devin Hester runs by Saints free safety Jairus Byrd during the second half Sunday. Hester, known for his kick returns, caught five passes for 98 yards.
From Mike Triplett at ESPN.com: "By Wednesday, the New Orleans Saints' defensive backs made it clear they were tired of hearing about and talking about their tackling woes in Sunday's 37-34 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. As The Times-Picayune chronicled, at one point during interviews, cornerback Keenan Lewis just started blurting out the word, "Tackle," regardless of the question he faced....Safety Kenny Vaccaro called his tackling problems in Week 1 "ridiculous" and said , 'I had a hard time sleeping this week because of the film we put out there.'
In 2012, the New Orleans Saints had the worst defense in the NFL by DVOA . That defense was severely limited by a secondary that lacked athleticism, versatility and technique.
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan was named the NFC's Offensive Player of the Week for his record-setting performance in a season-opening, 37-34 overtime win over the New Orleans Saints . It marked the fifth time he's received the honor in his career, which is a franchise record.
Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro rattled off some of the basics of tackling that are taught in youth football as he discussed where the focus of New Orleans' defense should be this week. "We've just got to get back to fundamentals," Vaccaro said Monday.
Saints focus on fixing errors after overtime loss Defense talks about getting back to fundamentals Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1rUf7ff New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Colston fights for extra yards after a catch against Atlanta Falcons free safety Dwight Lowery in the second half of the NFL opener. Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro rattled off some of the basics of tackling that are taught in youth football as he discussed where the focus of New Orleans' defense should be this week.
The last place anyone wants to be after a football game is in the locker room of the losing team. Players usually make their exits quickly after losses, preferring not to stick around and dwell in misery longer than necessary.
As we pause at halftime, the New Orleans Saints lead the Atlanta Falcons 20-10. Take care of your business and get back here to chat live during the 3rd Quarter with other CSCers!! Saints offense looks great, the defense still has some work to do, and the New Orleans Saints hold a 20-10 lead over the Atlanta Falcons at the half..
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:42 pm
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