NOLA.com New Orleans Saints' defense plays well in 7-6 loss to New England
Steve Spagnuolo, the first-year defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints, shouldn't be expected to work miracles.
New Orleans Saints defensive back Jose Gumbs (22) wraps up New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden (38) during the preseason game between the New Orleans Saints and New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts on Thursday.
Under his tutelage, the moribund defensive unit that seemingly was victimized at all the wrong times during the past couple of seasons, figured to take incremental steps in fixing its porous ways.
Spagnuolo is on the record as saying he and his staff need more time to implement his zone-pressure concepts, even warning beforehand that
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