Saints topple Falcons
|Saints topple Falcons|
Drew Brees went 25-of-33 for 308 yards with two touchdowns and an interception, as the New Orleans Saints took out the Atlanta Falcons 35-27 on Monday night.
New Orleans couldn't cover as 11-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 55.5-point total set by oddsmakers.
Pierre Thomas finished with 100 all-purpose yards and two TDs for the Saints, as Marques Colston caught six passes for 85 yards with a score for New Orleans.
Michael Turner rushed for 151 yards on 20 carries with a touchdown for Atlanta, while Matt Ryan was 19-of-42 with a TD toss and three picks for the Falcons.