The Saints’ optimism that their defense has improved was quickly squashed by Sam Bradford and Tom Brady. There’s once again too much on Drew Brees to carry everything.
Anthony Lynn is making it a point for his team to close out games better. That hasn’t materialized, as they’ve fallen just short on offense and special teams. They’re already done as they face three perfect teams ahead of them in the AFC West.
DeShone Kizer had a rough go in Baltimore, but so do a lot of young QBs. Let’s hope his head is right all-around to keep growing on the fly. His first win is coming soon.
The Ravens don’t really change up their winning M.O. �� do it with a lot of defense, a little running and a little Joe Flacco. The schedule lines up well for them to return to thick of a top wild card.
The horoscope for the Leos has been better than expected, as Matthew Stafford is earning his money by knocking off two playoff-caliber teams with tough defenses back-to-back. Now comes an excellent chance to take it one step further against the reigning NFC champions.
To give you an idea of how little his family has thought about it, his older brother, Rod Smith, a backup running back for the Cowboys, didn’t even remember that the Cardinals’ home field was where Jaylon suffered the injury that dropped him from a top-five pick to completely off the board for some teams.
As of Thursday, there were no plans for their parents to attend the game.