New Orleans Saints
The NFC South went from being one of the strongest divisions in the entire NFL to being one of the worst, and that’s odd for teams with so much talent. Still, that’s a good thing for the Carolina Panthers as even with a record of 3-7-1, they are not out of it.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina head coach Ron Rivera isn’t about to give up on the Panthers’ chances of a winning season and making the NFL playoffs.
The Saints took control of the NFC South with a 28-10 victory over the Panthers last night, their first win in Carolina since 2011. New Orleans enters a three-game home stretch with a 4-4 record, while Carolina (3-5-1), which only has one win in its last seven games, travels to Philadelphia in 10 days.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Saints’ offense is potent enough with Drew Brees. But if they continue to get big games on the ground from Mark Ingram, they may just leave the rest of the […]
The Carolina Panthers are in a complete free-fall and it continued on “Thursday Night Football” with a loss to the New Orleans Saints. Carolina’s defense couldn’t stop the Saints and the offense could never get going in a season that is slipping away.
The Saints are coming off their best game of the year after hammering Green Bay 44-23. However, they have not won a road game this year. The Panthers are hoping to continue that trend, and they will be bringing back a familiar face in running back DeAngelo Williams.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints have to find a way to win on the road if they plan to take over first place in the NFC South. That’s something they haven’t been able to do this season.
The Saints and Panthers are both 3-4 and yet tied atop the NFC South. New Orleans has an extremely quick turnaround after playing on Sunday night.
The NFC South has often been looked at as one of the power divisions in the NFL, but that is the furthest thing from the truth this year. At the midway point of the season, not a single team is over the .500 mark, and now the struggling Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints will play for first place.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he expects running back DeAngelo Williams to play Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints with first place in the NFC South on the line.