Shades of those dreaded years popping up as Drew Brees leads what should have been his 47th career game-winning drive. Brees, yet again, despite several mental errors across the team, harshly called penalties, and poor defensive execution drove New Orleans down the field to take a late lead.
The Saints have secured their first winning record since 2013 at the 3/4 mark of the season. Moving forward through the final stretch, there’s a ton of excitement and growing expectations. Despite the winning streak ending in Los Angeles, the Saints bounced back last Sunday to secure the lone position atop of NFC South.