New England Patriots en Saints Drop Heartbreaker In New England, 30-27 <p>The New Orleans Saints gave up their first loss of the season to the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass., 30-27.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sunday&#39;s loss to the Patriots wasn&rsquo;t the fault of the Saints&#39; defense.</span></p><p>Rob Ryan&rsquo;s squad gave the team two chances to win the game in the final minutes. All they needed was a first down and the game would be over. But the Saints&rsquo; offense blew both chances to run out the clock, and a rare poor punt by Thomas Morstead gave the Pats good field position.</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 00:31:31 +0000 Jason Saul 45907 at