American Football: Bush puts New Orleans on brink of Super Bowl

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The Independent Online

Reggie Bush contributed two touchdowns and more than 200 yards as the New Orleans Saints brushed aside the visiting Arizona Cardinals on Saturday 45-14 to reach the NFC Conference Championship game.

The Saints cast off a two-week break and a three-game losing streak at the end of the regular season to justify their top seeding in the NFC to oust last year's Super Bowl finalists in the NFC Play-Offs divisional round at the Superdome in New Orleans. The Indianapolis Colts, meanwhile, overpowered the Baltimore Ravens in a 20-3 victory to book their place in next week's AFC Championship game.