Saints lose to Falcons 27-24 in overtime

By Brandon Troullier - bio | email

NEW ORLEANS, LA (KPLC) - It was a chance to go 3-0 and stay on top of the N-F-C South Division, but the Saints came up short against rival Atlanta Falcons, 27-24.

This game went down to overtime, Garrett Hartley, who made a 32 yard field goal at the end of the game to send it into overtime, had a chance to win it with a 29 yarder, but kicked it wide left.

Atlanta's Matt Bryant would then win the game for the Falcons with a 46 yard field goal.  The Saints fall to 2-1 for the season, they host the Carolina Panthers next Sunday in the Big Easy.

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