BY LUKE JOHNSON | Staff writer
No Drew Brees, no problem.
The New Orleans Saints, playing the Atlanta Falcons without Drew Brees for the first time since the 2005 season, handed their NFC South rivals a 24-9 loss that wasn’t as close as the score suggested.
The defense played at an unreal level, and the quarterback making his first start? He was pretty good too.
Taysom Hill is more than a gadget player. This is a space for things we’ve learned, of course, because Sean Payton has known this about his quarterback for a while. That didn’t stop much of the football universe from expressing extreme skepticism with the...