Saints clinch playoff birth, defeat Titans 22-17
POSTED: Monday, December 12, 2011 - 1:56am
UPDATED: Monday, December 12, 2011 - 1:58am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The New Orleans Saints are heading to the postseason for the third straight year. The Saints took care of business Sunday by defeating the Titans, 22-17. They also got a little help from quarterback Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos. The Broncos beat the Chicago Bears 13-10 in overtime helping the Saints clinch a spot in the postseason. Tebow is 7-1 as a starter in Denver.
The Saints stay on the road this week as they will take on the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. New Orleans can clinch a division title with a win over Minnesota and an Atlanta loss.