0-1
17 -
Team 1 2 3 4
ATL 10 0 7 0
NO 0 13 7 3
23

Game Story

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Sean Payton's return to the sideline is one game old and already the Saints are celebrating a dramatic victory over a presumed title contender.

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
8:32
TD
Matt RyanDFP
passed to
Tony GonzalezDFP
down the middle for 7 yard gain (
Matt BryantDFP
made PAT)
ATL 7 - NO 0
1:28
FG
Matt BryantDFP
kicked a 23-yard field goal
ATL 10 - NO 0
2nd Quarter
10:53
FG
Garrett HartleyDFP
kicked a 48-yard field goal
ATL 10 - NO 3
9:10
TD
Drew BreesDFP
passed to
Marques ColstonDFP
down the middle for 25 yard gain (
Garrett HartleyDFP
made PAT)
ATL 10 - NO 10
1:47
FG
Garrett HartleyDFP
kicked a 31-yard field goal
ATL 10 - NO 13
3rd Quarter
11:41
TD
Matt RyanDFP
passed to
Julio JonesDFP
to the left for 4 yard gain (
Matt BryantDFP
made PAT)
ATL 17 - NO 13
6:22
TD
Drew BreesDFP
passed to
Jimmy GrahamDFP
to the right for 7 yard gain (
Garrett HartleyDFP
made PAT)
ATL 17 - NO 20
4th Quarter
3:12
FG
Garrett HartleyDFP
kicked a 22-yard field goal
ATL 17 - NO 23

Game Leaders

Passing

Atlanta

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Matt RyanDFP
25 38 304 65.8 8.0 3 25 2 1 96.8 0

New Orleans

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Drew BreesDFP
26 35 357 74.3 10.2 2 16 2 1 113.6 0

Rushing

Atlanta

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Steven JacksonDFP
11 77 7.0 50 0 0
Matt RyanDFP
1 12 12.0 12 0 0
Jacquizz RodgersDFP
2 -1 -0.5 0 0 0

New Orleans

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Pierre ThomasDFP
9 43 4.8 11 0 0
Darren SprolesDFP
8 22 2.8 5 0 0
Mark IngramDFP
9 11 1.2 7 0 0
Drew BreesDFP
3 2 0.7 4 0 0

Receiving

Atlanta

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Harry DouglasDFP
4 6 93 23.3 50 0 0
Julio JonesDFP
7 9 76 10.9 22 1 1
Steven JacksonDFP
5 8 45 9.0 17 0 0
Tony GonzalezDFP
3 6 36 12.0 16 1 0
Roddy WhiteDFP
2 2 19 9.5 15 0 0
Jason SnellingDFP
2 3 17 8.5 9 0 0
Bradie EwingDFP
1 1 15 15.0 15 0 0
Jacquizz RodgersDFP
1 1 3 3.0 3 0 0

New Orleans

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Darren SprolesDFP
6 6 88 14.7 32 0 0
Kenny StillsDFP
2 5 86 43.0 67 0 0
Marques ColstonDFP
5 6 68 13.6 25 1 0
Jimmy GrahamDFP
4 7 45 11.3 21 1 0
Benjamin WatsonDFP
3 3 31 10.3 16 0 0
Lance MooreDFP
2 4 23 11.5 16 0 0
Pierre ThomasDFP
4 4 16 4.0 8 0 0

Kicking

Atlanta

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Matt BryantDFP
2 2 1 1 23 100.0 5
Matt BosherDFP
0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

New Orleans

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Garrett HartleyDFP
2 2 3 3 48 100.0 11
Thomas MorsteadDFP
0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

Punting

Atlanta

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Matt BosherDFP
6 46.8 2 1

New Orleans

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Thomas MorsteadDFP
3 49.3 2 0

Returns

Atlanta

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Harry DouglasDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 2 21 10.5 13 0

New Orleans

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Darren SprolesDFP
1 23 23.0 23 0 4 7 1.8 5 0
Roman HarperDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Defense

Atlanta

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Osi UmenyioraDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan BabineauxDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason SnellingDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Thomas DeCoudDFP
5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kroy BiermannDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Peria JerryDFP
1 0 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
William MooreDFP
7 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Antone SmithDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sean WeatherspoonDFP
5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey PetersDFP
3 3 1.0 11 0 0 0 0
Robert McClainDFP
8 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Akeem DentDFP
5 6 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Drew DavisDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lamar HolmesDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Desmond TrufantDFP
4 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Robert AlfordDFP
0 1 0.0 0 2 1 0 0

New Orleans

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Jabari GreerDFP
2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Roman HarperDFP
2 1 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Parys HaralsonDFP
1 3 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Marques ColstonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Will HerringDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Curtis LoftonDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
David HawthorneDFP
2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Malcolm JenkinsDFP
4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keenan LewisDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ramon HumberDFP
0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Patrick RobinsonDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael BushDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Junior GaletteDFP
1 0 1.0 10 0 0 0 0
Tom JohnsonDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Cameron JordanDFP
0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akiem HicksDFP
3 0 1.0 8 0 0 0 0
Corey WhiteDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyrunn WalkerDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kenny VaccaroDFP
5 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
John JenkinsDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin ReddickDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0