The NFC South consists of the Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers, New Orleans Saints, and Tampa Bay Bucs. The entire news of this division during the off season has been about the New Orleans Saints, their bounty programs, fines, and suspensions. However over the course of this week we will go into more detail about all the teams in this competitive division.
Division Superstars: This division is STACKED with Superstars! Drew Brees, Cam Newton, Roddy White, Steve Smith, Matt Ryan, Michael Turner, Jimmy Graham, Darren Sproles, LeGarrette Blunt, Dallas Clark, Josh Freeman and Marques Colston are a few that stand out. These fellas bring excitement to fans every Sunday.
Bad Blood in this Division: As of late most of the battles have been between the Saints and Falcons. But now with the addition of Cam Newton, the Panthers are poised to make a run. The whole bounty issue brings a new complication to the division. It will be interesting to see how things develop.
Ranking Last Season: New Orleans Saints (13-3); Atlanta Falcons (10-6); Carolina Panthers ( 6-10); Tampa Bay Bucs (4-10)
2012 Division Showdowns: Week 1 Carolina at Tampa Bay, Week 2 New Orleans at Carolina, Week 4 Carolina at Atlanta, Week 7 New Orleans at Tampa Bay, Week 10 Atlanta at New Orleans, Week 11 Tampa Bay at Carolina, Week 12 Atlanta at Tampa Bay, Week 13 New Orleans at Atlanta, Week 14 Atlanta at Carolina, Week 15 Tampa at New Orleans, Week 17 Tampa Bay at Atlanta and Carolina at New Orleans