Saints offensive line will be key to victory over Lions

They’re back from the bye week and the Saints will emerge as a new team, right? They’ll be the team everyone expected them to be coming out of training camp — a Super Bowl contender, right?

Lions/Saints a Big Winner for WDSU, NBC

Early numbers for the Saints-Lions prime time matchup on WDSU show it was a huge ratings-winner. New Orleans  led all markets with a 58.2 rating/76 share. Detroit was next with a 41.1/61. Nationally, the game drew a 19.3 overnight rating and a 32 share, the third-best overnight for a Wild Card Saturday game since the 1999 […]

Saints on 6: Huge Ratings

Sunday night’s Lions/Saints game in primetime on WDSU was the 2nd most-watched program of the year and 7th most-watched program since New Orleans started using the overnight meter ratings system.* The household share (percentage of televisions tuned into a certain program) was 70.3. What I want to know is what the other 30 percent were […]

Saints Beat Lions: Front Pages

Here are today’s front pages from New Orleans and Detroit. Detroit’s papers aren’t much to see — the Detroit Free Press mentions the Lions in a box in the left sidebar page while the Detroit News mentions it on the front page banner. Win or lose, the T-P always blows up the Saints on the front […]