So the narrative has been firmly established and bandied about for the last five days.
The New Orleans Saints are improved, good on defense.
The New Orleans Saints are not as good on offense.
Let the debate begin!
A year ago, the Saints were not so bad on defense.
Keep in mind that New Orleans had 23 takeaways and finished second in the NFL with a plus-15 turnover margin. It was the highest mark for the Saints in turnover margin since 1991, when the Saints won the NFC South.
New Orleans was plus-14 that season. It was only the sixth time in franchise history that New Orleans enjoyed...