Saints report

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All Times Central

Sept. 9 Washington 40, New Orleans 32

Sept. 16 Carolina 35, New Orleans 27

Sept. 23 Kansas City 27, New Orleans 24

Sept. 30 Green Bay 28, New Orleans 27

Oct. 7 New Orleans 31, San Diego 24

Oct. 14 Open date

Oct. 21 New Orleans 35, Tampa Bay 28

Oct. 28 Denver 34, New Orleans 14

Nov. 5 New Orleans 28, Philadelphia 13

Nov. 11 New Orleans 31, Atlanta 27

Sunday at Oakland 3:05 p.m. Fox

Nov. 25 S. Francisco 3:25 p.m. Fox

Nov. 29 at Atlanta 7:20 p.m. NFLN

Dec. 9 at N.Y. Giants 3:25 p.m. Fox

Dec. 16 Tampa Bay Noon Fox

Dec. 23 at Dallas Noon Fox

Dec. 30 Carolina Noon Fox

TEAM STATS

N.O. Opp.

FIRST DOWNS 189 233

Rushing 30 69

Passing 150 145

Penalty 9 19

3rd down pct. 44.0 39.3

4th down pct. 62.5 58.3

POSSESSION AVG. 26:29 33:31

TOTAL NET YARDS 3531 4224

Avg. per game 392.3 449.3

Total plays 583 643

Avg. per play 6.1 6.6

NET YARDS RUSHING 796 1458

Avg. per game 88.4 162.0

Total rushes 193 284

Avg. per rush 4.1 5.1

NET YARDS PASSING 2735 2766

Avg. per game 303.9 307.3

Sacks-yards lost 16-112 21-136

Gross yards passing 2847 2902

Attempts-Completions 374-230 338-219

Completion pct. 61.5 64.8

Had intercepted 9 5

PUNTS-AVERAGE 41-51.0 35-43.3

NET PUNTING AVG. 45.4 38.9

PENALTIES-YARDS 57-486 61-495

FUMBLES-LOST 8-3 13-7

TOUCHDOWNS 32 29

Rushing 5 9

Passing 25 19

Returns 2 1

Score by quarters

Saints 59 83 48 59 0 -249

Opponents 65 78 48 62 3 -256

INDIVIDUAL STATS

Rushing

Player No. Yds. Avg. LG TD

P. Thomas 69 311 4.5 48 1

Ingram 70 245 3.5 23 1

Ivory 17 120 7.1 56 2

Sproles 26 117 4.5 47 0

Cadet 1 5 5.0 5 0

Brees 10 -2 -0.2 3 1

TEAM 193 796 4.1 56 5

OPP. 284 1458 5.1 91 9

Receiving

Player No. Yds. Avg. LG TD

Colston 47 652 13.9 40 7

J. Graham 45 533 11.8 46 7

Moore 40 585 14.6 38 2

Sproles 39 323 8.3 29 4

Henderson 18 280 15.6 41 1

P. Thomas 18 177 9.8 36 0

Camarillo 4 44 11.0 13 0

D. Thomas 4 38 9.5 20 1

Collins 4 20 5.0 12 1

Morgan 3 133 44.3 80 2

Ingram 3 22 7.3 16 0

Cadet 2 16 8.0 10 0

Ivory 2 15 7.5 13 0

Roby 1 9 9.0 9 0

TEAM 230 2847 12.4 80 25

OPP. 219 2902 13.3 95 19

Passing

Player Att. Cmp. Yds. Pct. TD Int.

Brees 374 230 2847 61.5 25 9

TEAM 374 230 2847 61.5 25 9

OPP. 338 219 2902 64.8 19 5

Interceptions

Player No. Yds. Avg. LG TD

Robinson 2 99 49.5 99 1

Harper 1 41 41.0 41 0

Greer 1 28 28.0 28 0

White 1 0 0.0 0 0

TEAM 5 168 33.6 99 1

OPP. 9 153 17.0 49 1

Punting

Player No. Yds. Avg. Net LG

Morstead 41 2093 51.0 45.4 70

TEAM 41 2093 51.0 45.4 70

OPP. 35 1516 43.3 38.9 61

Punt returns

Player No. Yds. Avg. LG TD

Sproles 10 66 6.6 16 0

Moore 1 5 5.0 5 0

Cadet 1 2 2.0 2 0

TEAM 12 73 6.1 16 0

OPP. 20 191 9.6 24 0

Kickoff returns

Player No. Yds. Avg. LG TD

Sproles 14 402 28.7 48 0

Cadet 5 125 25.0 30 0

P. Thomas 1 38 38.0 38 0

Galette 1 2 2.0 2 0

Collins 1 0 0.0 0 0

TEAM 22 567 25.8 48 0

OPP. 21 472 22.5 38 0

Field goals

1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+

Hartley 0-0 5-5 1-2 1-2 1-2

TEAM 0-0 5-5 1-2 1-2 1-2

OPP. 0-0 4-4 9-9 4-5 0-1

Scoring

Player TD XP FG S Pts.

Hartley 0 31 8 0 55

Colston 7 0 0 0 42

J. Graham 7 0 0 0 42

Sproles 4 2 0 0 26

Ivory 2 0 0 0 12

Moore 2 0 0 0 12

Morgan 2 0 0 0 12

Brees 1 0 0 0 6

Collins 1 0 0 0 6

Henderson 1 0 0 0 6

Ingram 1 0 0 0 6

Robinson 1 0 0 0 6

Roby 1 0 0 0 6

D. Thomas 1 0 0 0 6

P. Thomas 1 0 0 0 6

TEAM 32 33 8 0 249

OPP. 29 29 17 1 256

2-point conversions: Saints 1-1 (Sproles 1), Opp. 0-0.

Sacks

Saints: 21 (Jordan 6, Galette 4, Smith 4, Wilson 3, Bunkley 11/2, Lofton 1, Robinson 1, Shanle 1/2). Opponents: 16.