The march to Minneapolis begins tonight… in Minneapolis

I don’t know how many people are picking a team with three straight 7-9 finishes to get to the Super Bowl, but I am. Why not? Follow along with me. 

Week three wrap: Defense comes through when it counts

The much-maligned Saints defense didn’t force a turnover, but it did register two sacks in the 20-9 win over the Minnesota Vikings. Baby steps.

[VIDEO] Saints/Vikings Super-Fast Recap

My look back at today’s destruction of the Minnesota Vikings. Drew Brees threw for 412 yards and 5 touchdowns.

Game Day: Vikings @ Saints

New Orleans Makes a Bold Statement

What a five week stretch this has been. It started with the divisional playoff win over the Cardinals on Jan. 16th, continued with the NFC Championship triumph over the Vikings on Jan. 24th and hit a rousing crescendo with the Super Bowl XLIV win over the overrated Indianapolis Colts on Feb. 7th. Then came the […]

Adrian Peterson Has to Eat

A friend emailed this picture to me a couple of days after the NFC Championship game. The person who snapped it says it was taken on Sunday at 2:46 p.m. near the Canal Street Ritz-Carlton (seen in the background), three hours before kickoff. The man with his mouth full of great New Orleans food? Minnesota […]

Black and Gold Super Bowl

I don’t know how to begin to explain what I witnessed Sunday night. So many people waited so long for this. Former players, coaches, executives, journalists and fans have passed away waiting. I was able to see what so many longed for over the years. Think about former Saints general manager Jim Finks and his […]

Video: Jindal Asks for Game Bet Help

Vikings/Saints in NFC Title Game

The NFC Championship game is set. By thumping the Dallas Cowboys 34-3, the Minnesota Vikings earned a trip to the Superdome on Sunday. Kickoff is 5:40 p.m. Here’s a nugget tweeted out by the NFL: Favre’s 1st career game against Saints-11/14/93. Pack wins, 19-17 @ Superdome. 18 of 32, 150 yards, 1 TD pass.