Washington Football vs. New Orleans Saints game preview and series history
THE MATCHUP: SAINTS AT WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM 2021 WEEK 5
After going 2-2 for the first four games of the 2021 season, the New Orleans Saints hit the road for two straight games, starting with the Washington soccer team on Sunday at FedEx Field in Landover. , in Maryland.
This is the 28th all-time game between the two clubs, both of whom resided in the Century Division of the NFL in 1967 and 1969, with the Washington football team holding a 17-10 advantage in the series. . Since 2003, six of the eight games between the two clubs have been decided by eight points or less. Coach Sean Payton is 3-3 against the Washington soccer team since becoming head coach of the Saints in 2006, but has won the last two games, both at home. The Washington football team hold a 7-5 advantage over New Orleans at home, but are 2-3 against the Saints at FedEx Field since the first meeting at their current stadium.
The Washington football team is coming off a 34-30 fourth-quarter victory over the Atlanta Falcons.
The Saints will be looking to get back in shape in a month they’ve enjoyed a 14-game winning streak, looking to set up a new race and get into the NFC South race.