Chapter 3: Saints vs. Texans-Know Thine Enemy

10071270-large

Is it wrong that one of the things I'm most looking forward to about the Saints' match-up against the Houston Texans is what my boys will look like in their throwback jerseys? In case you haven't heard, the Who Dat nation is going retro this Sunday...like Archie Manning retro. Take a look at the cute little number Drew and Co. will be wearing when they storm the field. As for the actual game, I guess it will be a good one. You never really know what to expect from the Houston Texans. Honestly, I can't even say I know much about them They're not the Cowboys and therefore not the devil. They've got a solid offense and defense...most of the time. Sometimes they look great and sometimes … [Read more...]

Saints vs Texans: 5 Things We’re Gonna NEED to See

drew brees

Let's be real for a moment, Saints fans. A preseason game versus the Texans is sort of like going to an open bar and discovering that all that's left is Michelob Ultra and soda (a.k.a. "cold drinks", for my Nola folks.) You wouldn't exactly say you're excited about Michelob Ultra. But what are you gonna do? Not drink? As if... So, since you're going to watch this game anyways, they might as well make it count! Here's what we're gonna need to see to ease the pain of preseason. 1. Drew Brees scoring touchdowns It's great to know that Garrett Hartley has rediscovered how to get it through the uprights but honestly, I want no parts of field goals tomorrow. Drew struggled last season … [Read more...]