Game 15 Reaction: Saints vs. Panthers

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Dec 22, 2013; Charlotte, NC, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) leaves the field after the game. The Panthers defeated the Saints 17-13 at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Panthers 17, Saints 13

Saints Lose Another Heartbreaker In Last Minute, Fall to 10-5, Playoff Seeding Is Up In The Air

Now that we’ve had some time to calm down and move on from this, it’s time to write some about it.

In a game dominated by the Saints on the stat sheet, you’d think it would spell a victory, finally correcting some of the wrongs that have been a permanent thorn in the Saints side this season. However, it just ended up as another road loss, as the Saints would drop their third straight road game to the rival Panthers.

Quick Box Score Stats

Total First Downs:  New Orleans (20), Carolina (10)

Third Down Efficiency: New Orleans (27% – 5/18), Carolina (0% – 0/9)

Total Net Yards: New Orleans (365), Carolina (222)

Sacks: New Orleans (4), Carolina (6)

Turnovers: New Orleans (2), Carolina (1)

Time of Possession: New Orleans (38:48), St. Louis (21:12)

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