Saints defense continues getting slapped, but it’ll find the upper hand

At times, the Saints defense reminds me of that old Spike and Chester cartoon.

Week one wrap: Saints defense blew it against Falcons

The Falcons never really had a chance. At least that’s how it looked this storyline would play out after almost two quarters. But we know better. This is Saints/Falcons. All the games are close.

Pregame Read: Rob Ryan Brings Refreshing Start for Saints Defense

Rob Ryan’s defensive unit will walk into the Superdome on Sunday ranked 11th in the league. Defense is winning games for the Saints this year. The Saints’ defense has four sacks, two interceptions, three forced fumbles and two recoveries. The D is allowing 15.5 points per game. To quote the great Vince Lombardi, “What the hell’s going on out there?”