1-2
7 -
Team 1 2 3 4
ARI 7 0 0 0
NO 7 7 3 14
31

Game Story

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Drew Brees pulled himself up in the end zone after his diving touchdown scramble and held both arms high, basking in the cheers pouring forth from the rollicking Superdome crowd.

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
9:13
TD
Alfonso Smith rushed to the right for 3 yard gain (Jay Feely made PAT)
ARI 7 - NO 0
5:28
TD
Drew Brees passed to Robert Meachem to the right for 27 yard gain (Garrett Hartley made PAT)
ARI 7 - NO 7
2nd Quarter
2:52
TD
Drew Brees passed to Jimmy Graham to the left for 16 yard gain (Garrett Hartley made PAT)
ARI 7 - NO 14
3rd Quarter
4:03
FG
Garrett Hartley kicked a 31-yard field goal
ARI 7 - NO 17
4th Quarter
14:42
TD
Drew Brees rushed to the left for 7 yard gain (Garrett Hartley made PAT)
ARI 7 - NO 24
5:25
TD
Drew Brees passed to Jimmy Graham to the left for 7 yard gain (Garrett Hartley made PAT)
ARI 7 - NO 31

Game Leaders

Passing

Arizona

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Carson Palmer 18 35 187 51.4 5.3 4 26 0 2 43.4 0

New Orleans

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Drew Brees 29 46 342 63.0 7.4 4 23 3 1 98.3 0

Rushing

Arizona

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Rashard Mendenhall 9 29 3.2 6 0 0
Alfonso Smith 3 27 9.0 21 1 0
Andre Ellington 3 19 6.3 14 0 0
Patrick Peterson 1 11 11.0 11 0 0

New Orleans

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Khiry Robinson 4 38 9.5 21 0 0
Pierre Thomas 11 28 2.5 11 0 0
Drew Brees 6 21 3.5 13 1 0
Darren Sproles 3 17 5.7 15 0 0

Receiving

Arizona

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Larry Fitzgerald 5 6 64 12.8 26 0 0
Michael Floyd 4 6 49 12.3 20 0 0
Andre Ellington 3 7 36 12.0 17 0 0
Rob Housler 1 3 13 13.0 13 0 0
Rashard Mendenhall 1 1 12 12.0 12 0 0
Alfonso Smith 1 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Andre Roberts 1 4 6 6.0 6 0 0
Stepfan Taylor 1 1 2 2.0 2 0 0
Jaron Brown 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0
Patrick Peterson 1 2 -2 -2.0 -2 0 0

New Orleans

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Jimmy Graham 9 15 134 14.9 29 2 0
Marques Colston 5 8 71 14.2 24 0 0
Darren Sproles 4 6 39 9.8 13 0 0
Pierre Thomas 6 6 39 6.5 16 0 0
Robert Meachem 2 2 34 17.0 27 1 0
Benjamin Watson 1 2 14 14.0 14 0 0
Lance Moore 1 3 6 6.0 6 0 0
Jed Collins 1 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Kenny Stills 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0

Kicking

Arizona

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Jay Feely 1 1 0 0 0 N/A 1

New Orleans

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Garrett Hartley 4 4 1 1 31 100.0 7
Thomas Morstead 0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

Punting

Arizona

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Dave Zastudil 8 40.8 4 1

New Orleans

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Thomas Morstead 4 49.5 0 0

Returns

Arizona

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Javier Arenas 2 66 33.0 46 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Andre Ellington 1 21 21.0 21 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Patrick Peterson 0 0 N/A 0 0 2 15 7.5 8 0

New Orleans

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Darren Sproles 0 0 N/A 0 0 3 53 17.7 28 0

Defense

Arizona

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
John Abraham 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Yeremiah Bell 6 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Karlos Dansby 12 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Darnell Dockett 3 0 3.0 14 0 0 0 0
Calais Campbell 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Shaughnessy 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerraud Powers 3 1 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Rashad Johnson 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jasper Brinkley 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Javier Arenas 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alfonso Smith 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Peterson 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sam Acho 1 0 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Kerry Taylor 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alameda Ta'amu 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyrann Mathieu 9 1 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Alex Okafor 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

New Orleans

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Jabari Greer 5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Carr 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Curtis Lofton 7 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
David Hawthorne 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Malcolm Jenkins 2 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Keenan Lewis 2 1 0.0 0 2 1 20 0
Thomas Morstead 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ramon Humber 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael Bush 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Junior Galette 1 2 1.0 10 0 0 0 0
Cameron Jordan 3 1 2.0 14 0 0 0 0
Martez Wilson 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akiem Hicks 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey White 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Travaris Cadet 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyrunn Walker 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kenny Vaccaro 6 1 0.0 0 1 1 29 0
John Jenkins 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Glenn Foster 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 0
Kevin Reddick 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0