Palmer claims Saints' defense is better than they look on paper
Yes. You wouldn't realize it but there's tired 71 round. -- it's. Personnel -- is very good players very good skill. Very physically gifted defensive players. That hasn't translated. -- defensive ranking if they had some issues. You know him and we're not gonna come into games here at all we're gonna come in and and execute our game plan. Know that. It's a better defense -- -- there they look statistically on paper they're still you know for good guys -- -- rush the passer. He's very experienced back in the secondary and a very good linebacker or one of their life like that of course we've faced so. You know we've we tried to look at stats too much draft picks or whatever it is. We wanna go out and execute the plays we could put in during the week because of what we see. We need to run -- here. You don't play against. -- -- -- -- Just a great quarterback. He's good at all he can throw deep or short intermediate. He understands. What defense -- trying to do reject all of -- exposed to take some shots we're supposed to. You know they have big physical target in the hands of big guys Marques Colston. 65 looks like -- right in. When guys aren't home and they still make plays and won't be Roosevelt figures there's been good chances and it seems like every time those guys come also. If he understands strengths the guys around them and utilizes those -- Great great he's a leader he's. Great guy and hope. He's been around a long time played a lot of games played against a lot of good football players. Doesn't get rattled doesn't get shaken. He's a good football players were we're excited about him back just kind of hit me pretty good and if you don't confuse me. And right. Yeah. Otherwise I do it aside and play with this I believe he was coaching. With the Rams. His son was do you theaters here everything is just my freshman year I think they moved to Saint Louis maybe. There are times born here -- Guess -- you're suited bigger issue. Yeah. -- red zone. Berry breakfast right Stuart it's. Okay for us very much -- if I read a better linebacker you. No business I mean it was well on the guys. That you really want to have somebody we're brilliant. Injuries coming into -- great. Assistant for. Picked up protections really is the best which in this -- nobody can do that this. And a guy like I want you you'll do you always dependable. This time you I don't think you know there's a bunch of guys that are just wait for an opportunity we get guys that. We're very capable coaches the players. Q. It just do it. There. They did a good job they've been looking back they were they were just kind of Take Two steps and just stand -- -- I wish you know you know you if you if you can go back he wouldn't do quite as my source throw the ball right over. You're right over their heads you throw the ball down field more. But they did a good job and so that's up to two or three of them you know that just goes hand in ninety -- Sometimes you get it but they did a good job images. They were rushing -- you -- -- watch. And just -- -- you can -- And they haven't done that. You know we got in some some situations where we spread them out. And they were just not gonna let me take off him and run there's kind of sit -- gaps in the rushing faster and they were dropped -- -- guys.
Palmer breaks down the Saints' defense, explains why Drew Brees is such a great quarterback, and talks about the Raiders' running back situation.