New Orleans newspaper perfectly captures mood after Saints loss

Shutdown Corner

The New Orleans Saints were dealt a devastating blow when safety Marcus Williams whiffed on a game-saving tackle, allowing Minnesota Vikings wideout Stefon Diggs to waltz into the end zone untouched, and the hometown newspaper captured the mood in The Big Easy perfectly on its front page.

Here’s what New Orleanians woke up to on Monday morning when they opened The Times-Picayune:


“Expletive. Expletive. Expletive.” That about sums it up. Right, Wendell Pierce?


Meanwhile, in Minnesota:


Charles Dickens couldn’t have written this tale of two cities better.

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