03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Cardinals vs. Saints: New Orleans Dominates Arizona, 45-14 (VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS)

The New Orleans Saints crushed the Arizona Cardinals to advance to the NFC Championship game tonight. The game got off to a bad start for New Orleans when Cardinals running back Tim Hightower scampered for a 70-yard touchdown on the first play of the game, but the Saints soon took over and never looked back.


Kurt Warner was knocked out of the game after suffering a brutal hit in the second quarter, but returned to play in the second half.

The Saints will play the winner of Sunday's matchup between the Cowboys and Vikings. Click here for more info on tonight's Saints victory.