Saints throttle reigning Super Bowl champion Eagles 48-7 for ninth straight win (1 Viewer)

1542590890054.png
Advocate Staff photo by SOPHIA GERMER

By Rod Walker | The Advocate

With about five minutes left in the third quarter on Sunday, Alvin Kamara and Michael Thomas were shown on the Mercedes-Benz Superdome video board dancing on the sideline.

The party started much earlier than most expected.

This one, a 48-7 dismantling of the reigning Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles, was over early as the Saints extended their winning streak to nine.

The last time the Saints won nine games in a row, they ended the season hoisting a Lombardi Trophy as Super Bowl champions.

Nine seasons later, the streak has reached that number again as the Saints added yet another Super Bowl-looking performance to their season.

A game that when the schedule came out looked like it would be a challenge was anything but for the Saints (9-1), who haven't lost since the season opener to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The past four victories (over the Vikings, Rams, Bengals and Eagles) have all been decided by double digits. ...

Full Story - The Advocate
 
Andrus Whitewing

Comments

1542590890054.png
Advocate Staff photo by SOPHIA GERMER

By Rod Walker | The Advocate

With about five minutes left in the third quarter on Sunday, Alvin Kamara and Michael Thomas were shown on the Mercedes-Benz Superdome video board dancing on the sideline.

The party started much earlier than most expected.

This one, a 48-7 dismantling of the reigning Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles, was over early as the Saints extended their winning streak to nine.

The last time the Saints won nine games in a row, they ended the season hoisting a Lombardi Trophy as Super Bowl champions.

Nine seasons later, the streak has reached that number again as the Saints added yet another Super Bowl-looking performance to their season.

A game that when the schedule came out looked like it would be a challenge was anything but for the Saints (9-1), who haven't lost since the season opener to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The past four victories (over the Vikings, Rams, Bengals and Eagles) have all been decided by double digits. ...

Full Story - The Advocate
I hope the Saints can stay grounded and not over-confident. They will see better defenses in the playoffs.
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

Similar threads





Saints Headlines (The Advocate)

Headlines

Top Bottom