Drew Brees threw for 376 yards and 2 touchdowns and the New Orleans Saints edged past the Carolina Panthers, 31 to 26, in the wild card round of the NFL playoffs.
Next up for New Orleans: they’ll take on the Vikings on Sunday in Minnesota.
In Sunday’s other playoff game Jacksonville won a defensive struggle over Buffalo, 10 to 3.
The Jaguars now go to Pittsburgh on Sunday to play the Steelers.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports