They’ll need to continue building on that run defense as they prepare to take on Alvin Kamara, but they’ll also need to find a pass rush against one of the most efficient quarterbacks of all time in Drew Brees. Saints New Orleans enters Sunday’s matchup riding a three game winning streak in which they scored at least thirty points per contest. After a somewhat slow start to the season the Saints have put together a couple impressive outings the last couple of weeks, especially offensively.
The New Orleans Saints promoted 3 players from their practice squad for Week 7 against the Panthers, including Juwan Johnson and Will Clapp.
TARK'S TD TOTAL FADING Fran Tarkenton was in his 15th season when he won the 1975 NFL MVP award while moving past Johnny Unitas in career touchdown passes. After breaking Johnny U's nine-year-old mark of 290, the Vikings quarterback would stretch his total to 342 and hold the record for 20 years until Dan Marino overtook him in 1995. Today, Tarkenton is on the verge of falling out of the top 10.