Why Jimmy Graham Is the Key to a New Orleans Saints Win in Week 3

September 21, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

After a disappointing campaign in 2012, the New Orleans Saints are off and running in 2013.

With a crucial opening week victory at home over the rival Atlanta Falcons, followed by an important road win against divisional foe Tampa Bay, the Saints are out of the gate to a 2-0 start.

But over the course of an NFL season, each week presents a unique challenge. This week's opposition—the Arizona Cardinals—are indeed challenging, and they possess a host of potent offensive weapons.

With supremely talented wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald manning the outside, and highly experienced signal-caller Carson Palmer under center, the Cardinals offense is a legitimate threat to score from anywhere on the field. Fitzgerald is paired with capable second-year receiver Michael Floyd, who could see a more active role if Fitzgerald's nagging hamstring injury slows him down.

Either way, Arizona will try to score quickly with an aggressive downfield passing attack. I...

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