Drew Brees passed for 287 yards and two touchdowns without two top receivers and rushed for another score to lead the New Orleans Saints to a 27-24 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. The Panthers had driven across midfield in the final minutes when Marcus Davenport’s sack of Teddy Bridgewater led coach Matt Rhule to send out kicker Joey Slye for a 65-yard field goal attempt on fourth-and-19. The kick fell just short of the crossbar.
Here are our winners and losers from today’s game.
Week 7 continues and the late slate of games are ready to kickoff! Now that the New Orleans Saints have concluded their early-afternoon game, we turn our attention to a slate of interesting matchups. Here is today’s late slate: Tampa Bay at Las Vegas Jacksonville at Los Angeles Chargers San Francisco at New England Kansas City at Denver The Tampa at Vegas game is easily the one of most interest to Saints fans as it involves their NFC South rivals.