Saints Win Thriller over Bears in Final Seconds of Night
Last night the New Orleans Saints pulled off an incredible victory over the Chicago Bears on the road, winning 12-10 in the final seconds of the game. The Saints were trailing 10-9 when Teddy Bridgewater connected with rookie wide receiver Deonte Harris for a 72-yard touchdown in the game’s final seconds.
Saints Rise to the Occasion
The Saints brought their A-game to Soldier Field last night, and it showed. Despite the Bears’ usually formidable defense, the Saints managed to string together drives throughout the night and keep the game close. Drew Brees played a key role in the victory, throwing for 201 yards and three interceptions, while also managing to keep a calm demeanor on the sidelines despite the adversity.
Key Takeaways from the Game
The Saints’ victory was an impressive one, and certainly there are a few key takeaways from the game.
Offensive Performance: The offense was the key to the victory, as the Saints managed to keep drives alive and manufacture points throughout the night, with the game-winning touchdown in the final seconds being the culmination.
Stout Defense: All throughout the night, the Saints defense proved themselves as a force to be reckoned with. They managed to limit the Bears to only 10 points, and came up with timely stops when the game was on the line.
Rookie Deonte Harris: Deonte Harris was the hero of the night, hauling in the game-winning 72-yard touchdown in the final seconds. It was his first-ever NFL touchdown, and he certainly made it count in a major way.
The Saints pulled off an incredible win last night, and it certainly will be remembered for quite some time.