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Panthers' winning streak is over in 31-13 loss to Saints
Panthers' winning streak is over in 31-13 loss to Saints

NEW ORLEANS — Drew Brees saw his face on giant Superdome video boards, then nodded and smiled as a jubilant crowd applauded the star quarterback's latest milestone and the meaningful way in which he hit it. Brees passed for 313 yards and four touchdowns and New Orleans beat Carolina, 31-13, on Sunday night to regain sole possession of first place in the NFC South and end the Panthers' winning streak at eight games. In the process, Brees became the fifth quarterback to eclipse 50,000 yards passing. "Love this offense. Love what Sean Payton's put together," Brees said. The Panthers' defense had not given up more than two touchdowns in a game...

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