The New Orleans Saints picked up a big win last Sunday, defeating the Atlanta Falcons, 26-23, in overtime, to maintain sole-possession of first-place in the NFC South.

Quarterback Drew Brees had another big game for the Saints, completing 30 of 43 passes, for 322 yards, and two touchdowns.

Brees connected with receiver Marques Colston eight times for 113 yards.

Defensively, the Saints allowed 481 yards, but were much better in the red zone.

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees

Will Osgood, of bleacherreport.com, grades the Saints on their victory over the Falcons.