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Technique to put more speckled trout in boat

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Capt. Mike Gallo is one of the most successful anglers at pulling Lake Pontchartrain’s speckled trout off the stanchions of the bridges along the eastern edge of the water body, but he wasn’t always a Trestles terror.

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Saints defense better in 20-9 win over Vikings

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel (16) is tackled by New Orleans Saints middle linebacker Curtis Lofton (50) and strong safety Kenny Vaccaro (32) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Cassel injured his foot injury on the play. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints’ defense was starting to look like a liability in coordinator Rob Ryan’s second season.

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Saints get first win of season, 20-9 over Vikings

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) and wide receiver Kenny Stills (84) celebrate with Marques Colston, center, on Colston's touchdown reception in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees pushed himself up vigorously after being slammed to the Superdome turf, angrily shoving the first player he saw in a purple jersey.

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Vikings QB Matt Cassel (toe) out against Saints

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel (16) is carted off the field after being injured in the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Rogelio Solis)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings say starting quarterback Matt Cassel has an injured toe that will sideline him for the rest of their game against the New Orleans Saints.

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Floyd, Greenway, Rudolph active for Vikings

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Minnesota defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd, linebacker Chad Greenway and tight end Kyle Rudolph are all active for Sunday’s game against New Orleans after the three starters had been listed as questionable on Friday’s injury report.

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