The Saints likely will be eliminated from playoff consideration at some point Sunday regardless of the outcome, but a win over the Cowboys would be more meaningful than last week's 41-0 trouncing of moribund Tampa Bay.
Picture this: Tony Romo as an elite quarterback. OK, maybe that's a stretch, but Saints coach Joe Vitt sees a lot of Brett Favre in the Dallas gunslinger.
In a frustrating season tainted by the bounty affair, the Saints finally put it all together on Sunday, crushing the Tampa Bay Bucs 41-0. It's not going to get New Orleans to the playoffs -- their hopes are slim to none -- but it was certainly the Saints at their very best.

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