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What they're saying nationally about the Saints loss to Atlanta

The Falcons were underdogs going into the Superdome, but the No. 1 Saints fell 26-9.

NEW ORLEANS — Nearly a dozen penalties against the Saints kept the team from building any momentum Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. 

The Saints weren't able to score a touchdown throughout the game, despite a late interception near their end-zone. The Falcons pulled ahead early in the game and kept the lead throughout. 

Here's the headlines from the game: 

Falcons stun first-place Saints, 26-9 - Brett Martell, The Associated Press

Falcons pull off shocker over Saints - D. Orlando Ledbetter, The Atlanta Journal-Courier

Saints Steamrolled by Falcons in biggest upset of season - Mike Triplett, ESPN

Matt Ryan, Atlanta defense upset New Orleans as Drew Brees sacked six times - Tyler Sullivan, CBS Sports 

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