Saints fall in first round, 41-36
Seattle, Wa (FOX44) - A new champion will be crowned in the NFL this year. The Seattle Seahawks kicked the heavily favored New Orleans Saints out the playoff with a 41-36 victory over the defending champs. Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasslebeck threw four touchdowns and Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch rushed for 131 yards and a score in the winning effort.
The Saints remain winless on the road in the postseason (0-4).