It's always nice to beat the San Francisco 49ers, especially in come-from-behind fashion. That's exactly what happened Sunday afternoon from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the New Orleans Saints won 23-20 on a last second 31-yard field goal by Garrett Hartley.
I'll take an ugly win over a pretty loss any day! The New Orleans Saints (2-0) did just that on Sunday afternoon/evening as they defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-2) 16-14 on a last second field goal by Garrett Hartley.
While the New Orleans Saints' slim playoff chances were erased today, they did give the Dallas Cowboys a little coal for their Christmas stockings. Powered by their high-powered offense, Drew Brees and the Saints defeated the Cowboys in overtime by the score of 34-31.
Remember early this week when the Saints signed John Kasay? Apparently, that was for a good reason. According to a league source, Garrett Hartley will be out six weeks and possibly 10, due to the hip flexor injury he suffered against Oakland in the preseason.
Garrett Hartley's right hip injury may be worse than Coach Sean Payton is telling the media. The New Orleans Saints have signed 21-year kicker John Kasay. He may be best remembered for seemingly never missing a kick against the Saints in all his years as a Carolina Panther...