It will be a short week for the New Orleans Saints.  They are coming off of a 31-21 loss to the San Francisco 49ers Sunday afternoon and will be looking to rebound Thursday night when the take on division foe Atlanta.

The Saints beat the Falcons just a couple weeks ago in New Orleans 31-27 to hand Atlanta their first and only loss of the season.

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The Saints are currently 5-6 on the season and only one game out of a wild card spot so Thursday nights game is important for two reasons.  The Saints can sweep the season series with the Falcons and get back into the wild card hunt.

The game will be in the Georgia dome Thursday night and will kickoff at 7:20 and will be televised on the NFL network.