Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick gaining 12 yards on 3rd-and-11 to seal an upset victory over the Saints is the lasting image for a New Orleans defense that was exposed throughout their season opener.
Both Jesuit and St. Paul’s entered week two winless but with reason to be encouraged by losses to proven title contenders, Warren Easton and Edna Karr, respectively. Tied at 24 in the fourth quarter, the Blue Jays scored ten unanswered to claim victory.
At 25 years old, Teddy Bridgewater is presumed to be the heir apparent to 39-year-old Drew Brees. Former Saints linebacker and 1991 NFL Defensive Player of the Year Pat Swilling likes the prospect of planning for life without Brees.