Posts Tagged ‘drew brees’

Lions vs Saints Playoff Preview

So the Lions have gotten over the first hurdle and earned a playoff berth, but now the real measuring stick is before them.  How good are the Lions?  They struggled against good teams this year, got embarrassed on national television two weeks in a row and saw their most high profile player damage his public […]

Penalties and Mistakes Drop the Lions to 7-5; Lose in New Orleans 31-17

The Lions started the game in similar fashion to the Thanksgiving game with ill timed penalties wiping out potential scoring opportunities.  The defense started admirably holding the Saints’ offense to three points in the first quarter thanks to a huge assist from the special teams.  Ben Graham pinned the Saints inside the 5 with a […]

Detroit Doesn’t Get Their Christmas Wish as They Lose to Saints 42-7

With fourteen losses, the Detroit Lions were hoping to avoid being they only team to go through an entire season winless. The New Orleans Saints have had a reputation in the past for losing games they should win and, with being eliminated from the playoffs, could be demoralized enough to give away a victory. However, […]