Saints M.I.A.’s Who Need to Show Up to Jumpstart the 2016 Season

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Photo courtesy of Delvin C. Breaux)


Arguably the defense’s best player, Breaux joined the team’s “MASH unit” in Week 1; going down with a broken leg against the Raiders.

With fellow cornerbacks PJ Williams and Damian Swann out for the year with injury, and veteran standout Keenan Lewis released in preseason; this is undoubtedly the Saints most injury ravaged position.

Journeyman Sterling Moore and UDFA rookie Ken Crawley have taken their lumps at times, to be sure; but have quite frankly performed pretty well.

Breaux’s return to the line-up will give the Saints an elite “shut down” cover corner, thus allowing the team to scheme accordingly and better cover up areas weakness.

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The New Orleans Saints are heading into maybe the toughest part of their schedule, with 6 of their next 7 games against playoff teams from a year ago or current division leaders.

We will very quickly find out if this team is up to the task of competing with the best the NFL has to offer — if the team’s M.I.A. ‘s can begin showing up in just enough time to “jumpstart” the 2016 season……