The Saints started the season off perfectly with their win over the Atlanta Falcons. It may not have been pretty, but it was a hard-fought win over the NFC South winner last year. This was a game the Saints needed to win to gain a mental edge and momentum going into this season.
Let’s see how the Saints did in Week 1. I’m going to break it down by categories: Offense, Defense, Special Teams, and Coaching. For each category I’ll give a numeric and letter grade for their performance.