New Orleans Saints vs Minnesota Vikings Results and Match Highlights – Vikings vs Saints NFL 2010 Results – The New Orleans Saints defeated the Minnesota Vikings 14-9 during the season opener of the NFL 2010-2011 Season. The Saints winning was led by Drew Brees who completed 27 of 36 passes for 237 yards and one touchdown. The Saints survived their season opener and sent a message that they are a team to reckon with during this season.
The New Orleans Saints are the defending champion of last years Super Bowl and even though the game opener was not as spectacular as everyone expected, the Vikings vs Saints game was still something the Saints should be proud of.
“We’re not used to 14-9 victories, but we’re used to winning,” said Brees, the reigning Super Bowl MVP. Brees also scored one touchdown for the Saints.
The Vikings vs Saints game was so far the lowest-scoring victory for the Vikings since 2006 but the team says that it is so far so good. The Saints limited Vikings’s Faver to only 171 yards passing and one touchdown, which we can say is superb.
“I know people are going to say it wasn’t the fireworks they expected it to be,” Favre said.
Sean Payton which is one of the main superstars of the New Orleans Saints said that he was proud of how they came through and made enough plays to start the season. Payton also noted that the defense they showed during the game was indeed far less potent than what they usually do.
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