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New-Orleans-Saints-Atlanta-FalconsBy Jason Bernos
SWTV Contributor

Welcome to Atlanta Falcons Hate Week!

It comes around twice a year, maybe three times if the Falcons are really unlucky, and the first one of the year comes in the season opener inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The last time the New Orleans Saints hosted their hated rivals in the first home game of the season was back in 2006.

That game was highlighted by Steve Gleason’s blocked punt and the reopening of the dome after Hurricane Katrina. This game will feature another return of sorts.

Sean Payton will be back on the sidelines in a game that matters for the first time since that loss to the San Francisco 49ers in the divisional round after the 2011 season. So, while other teams have had just this offseason to prepare for that first game, Payton has been mentally preparing for his return since the gracious…

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