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Saints Earn Close 26-24 Victory Over Eagles, Reach NFC Divisional Round

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Mark Ingram had a big night, paving the way to a close victory for the Saints against the Eagles, 26-24 in Philadelphia. With the victory, New Orleans advances to the NFC Divisional Round.

Drew Brees finished with 250 yards on 20 for 30 passing, one touchdown and two picks. On the Eagles side, Nick Foles went 23 for 33 with 195 yards passing, two touchdowns and no interceptions.

Ingram was a standout player for the Saints, rushing for 97 yards on 18 attempts with a touchdown in addition to three receptions for 17 yards. Jimmy Graham caught three passes for 44 yards.

The New Orleans defense also played a key role in the victory, allowing 80 yards rushing and 195 passing. They got to Foles for two sacks.

Finally, Shayne Graham was perfect, making all four of his field goal attempts.

Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper totaled 68 receiving yards and one touchdown. Running back LeSean McCoy also gave a strong effort with 77 rushing yards, 15 receiving and one touchdown.


Saints Passing Leaders
GradeNameCompAttYdsTDsInt
C-72D. Brees203025012

Eagles Passing Leaders
GradeNameCompAttYdsTDsInt
B83N. Foles233319520

Saints Rushing Leaders
GradeNamePAttYdsYdsATDs
A+100M. IngramRB18975.41
C+77K. RobinsonRB8455.60
B-81D. SprolesRB4297.30

Eagles Rushing Leaders
GradeNamePAttYdsYdsATDs
B+89L. McCoyRB21773.71
B83N. FolesQB133.00

Saints Receiving Leaders
GradeNamePRecYdsYdsATDs
C+78J. GrahamTE34414.70
C74R. MeachemWR14040.00
C-72K. StillsWR33511.70

Eagles Receiving Leaders
GradeNamePRecYdsYdsATDs
B+90R. CooperWR66811.31
C+78D. JacksonWR35317.70
B86Z. ErtzTE3227.31

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