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Jones’ return helps Falcons eliminate Saints, 30-14

New Orleans Saints cornerback Patrick Robinson (21) leaps to defend a reception by Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Rogelio Solis)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Julio Jones needed only two offensive snaps to dispel any notion that he’d be merely a decoy for the Atlanta Falcons, too hampered by his injured hip to be truly effective.

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La-Lafayette beats Nevada in New Orleans Bowl 16-3

Louisiana-Lafayette quarterback Terrance Broadway (8) runs with Nevada defensive end Lenny Jones, right, in pursuit during the first half of the New Orleans Bowl NCAA college football game in New Orleans, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Terrance Broadway passed for 227 yards and a touchdown, Hunter Stover kicked three field goals and Louisiana-Lafayette defeated Nevada in the New Orleans Bowl 16-3 on Saturday.

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Saints’ new secondary braces for Falcons

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints cornerback Terrence Frederick and safety Pierre Warren spent offseason practices, minicamp and training camp working together in New Orleans’ defensive backfield, only to go their separate ways when the regular season started.

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Davis returns, Pelicans edge Jazz 119-111

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) goes to the basket against Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans (40) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis returned from a chest injury and scored 31 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame a 14-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the reeling Utah Jazz, 119-111 on Tuesday night.

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