New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been named one of three finalist for the FedEx Air NFL Player Of The Year. Brees is right in the middle of the Saints playoff run and is preparing for their big match up with Seattle this Saturday.
They said the Saints could not win on the road., They said the Saints could not win in the cold. They were wrong. A stingy defense and strong running game give the Saints their first ever road playoff win and sets up a return trip to Seattle.
The McNeese Cowboys have one more regular season football game left. The Pokes travel to Beaumont Saturday to take on the Lamar Cardinals. It should be an easy win for the Cowboys and set the team up for a home p[layoff game. tickets for that playoff game can be reserved now.
After years of debate, the LHSAA has decided to have separate playoffs in high school football -- one for private schools, and one for public schools. This could change state championships in Louisiana forever.
The New Orleans Saints are headed to the west coast and will take on the San Francisco 49ers Saturday January 14th.
The Saints are coming off a big win at home against the Detroit Lions last Saturday 45-28 in the NFC wild card game. The 49ers had a first round bye. This should be a great matchup!
What time is the game?
The NFL playoffs start Saturday. Four division champions host first-round games this weekend, while Green Bay, San Francisco, New England and Baltimore enjoy a bye week and wait to begin their Super Bowl quest.
Here’s a preview of this weekend’s games:
The New Orleans Saints beat up the Carolina Panthers yesterday 45-17. With the win, the Saints finished the regular season with a record of 13-3 and concreted the #3 seed in the NFC playoffs.
The Saints will now host the wild card playoff game against the Detroit Lions who they beat back on December 4th 31-17.