The Athletic’s Larry Holder joins Matt to talk football in South Louisiana. Holder who normally covers the Saints took time away to write a feature on Joe Burrow. Holder gives us a sneak peak at the piece.
Larry also has a feature just published on Ed Orgeron. The article covers basically what is Coach O’s redemption story. Holder also touches on the future of the LSU program under Orgeron.
The Saints (10-2) resigned linebacker, Manti T’eo today. What does Holder make of the roster move?
“I just think it’s back up. Manti T’eo wasn’t good enough to touch the field last year,” Holder said.
The 49ers (10-2) pay a visit to the Big Easy on Sunday. Aside from seeding, how big is this game this week?
“I do think that the Saints need to prove it to themselves that they can play up to the big boys,” Holder said. “Seattle was probably the last big boy they beat. I think they need to prove it to themselves.”
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