While I’m sure we’re all chomping at the bit to hear from the defensive unit after the New Orleans Saints 34-24 loss to the Las Vegas Raiders, the postgame conferences were decidedly sparse. That said, the two leaders of the team, head coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees, primarily put this loss on their shoulders. Here’s what they had to say about the disappointing primetime performance, and where the Saints ultimately went wrong.
When asked about which unit shoulders more of the blame, Payton was quick to point to both sides essentially failing to do their job:
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