Tom Brady Tampa Bay Pirates New Orleans Saints

NEW ORLEANS (Associated Press) – It definitely looked like the Saints were inside Tom Bradyhis head when the Buccaneers quarterback threw a board in the bench area and then yanked into the corner of the New Orleans back Marshawn Lattimore After an incomplete passage.

How quickly the game can change when feelings spread.

Brady helped provoke a skirmish that led to the expulsion of Lattimore’s receiver and the Boxes Mike Evansthen threw a pass touching the green light to Prishad Berryman Tampa Bay lifted it to a 20-10 win over New Orleans on Sunday.

“It’s an emotional game,” Brady said frankly. “A little bit of execution helps along the way. I thought the defense played well again and the offensive line fought hard.

“A tough game all around,” Brady added. “This is a really good team, a really good coach – a team we really struggle with. So, it’s good to win.”

Brady, who lost four straight regular season meetings with the Saints, struggled again in the first three quarters of this last and hidden meeting between the NFC South rivals.

Brady’s frustration was palpable when caught on camera forcefully tossing a tablet onto the lawn with a healthy shift of his torso and a full follow-up of his prolific right arm.

And after an incomplete pass for the third down early in the fourth quarter, Brady was screaming at Latimore as he ran back Leonard Fortnite She entered the battle and pushed into the back corner of the Saints’ Star. Lattimore responded with a Fortnite push, and Evans rammed and flattened Lattimore—just like he did in the 2017 game between these teams.

“I was just trying to get my teammates back,” Evans said. “I saw (Latimore) punch someone. I wouldn’t let that happen… We know that when you come to New Orleans, it gets hot.”

Evans was fired, because it was five seasons ago. But this time, it was Lattimore, who didn’t speak to the media after the match.

Defensive End “It hurts to lose your best angle” Cameron Jordan He said. “The guys shoot him because they know he’s one of the best hits in the league.

“When I saw the replay, (Latimore) he didn’t go after anyone. What do you want him to do in this case?” said Jordan.

with Paulson Adebo Seated with an ankle injury, Lattimore’s expulsion left the Saints without upper backs — and Brady took advantage of that.

In the next series from Tampa Bay, Brady walked the Bucs (2-0) to New Orleans 28 and then hit Perriman in the back right corner of the end zone to make it 10-3.

“We lost a good player and they lost a good player. It was a physical game,” Boss coach Todd Bowles said. “I don’t know if it was a turning point. …it could have gone either way. We knew we had to put in some plays.”

Boss defense crushed Saints return attempt by intercept James Winston Three times in the last 12 minutes. Jamal Dean He made the first two selections – one in a deep pass intended for rookie Chris Olaf at the goal line. Later, safety Mike Edwards He returned an interception near the right side line 68 yards for the touchdown to make it 20-3.

Brady finished 18 of 34 for 190 yards and the only TD.

Winston, who was restricted in practice due to a back injury, completed 25 of 40 passes for 236 yards and one late TD throw. Michael Thomas.

“Everyone in that locker room is playing something horrible,” said Winston. “More importantly offensively, I have to do a better job of doing tasks in third place and I can’t give them football.”

Tampa Bay hasn’t even scored Ryan Sukop He hit a 47-yard field goal with 3:09 left in the third quarter to tie in at 3.

The Saints (1-1) were threatening to regain the lead when they were safe Logan Ryan Punches the ball free running back Mark Ingram fist in the Pirates 10, the linebacker Karl Nessib recovered.

“We were moving the ball really well, and we came in to control the match. That can’t happen,” Ingram said. “Whether it was a good punch, whether it was a rip, whatever it was, it doesn’t really matter.”

Will LutzThe 31-yard field goal in the opening game gave the Saints a lead that held out throughout the first half as Tampa Bay missed two scoring chances.

The snap Brady fumbled in third and short of the New Orleans 34 finished the car. The Bucs also failed in 4th and 1st of the New Orleans 8 when Karl Granerson Stuffed fortnite run.

injuries

Pirate: Defensive Tackle Achim Hicks He left the match with a foot injury and left tackle Josh Wellswhich was starting for the inactive Donovan Smith (elbow), left with a calf injury. receiver Julius Jones He was scratched pre-match with a knee injury.

Saints: Peak Running Back Alvin Camara He was inactive due to a rib injury.

next one

Pirates: Host Green Bay on September 25th.

Saints: Visit Carolina on September 25th.

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