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Team 1 2 3 4
MIN 0 6 3 0
NO 13 0 0 7
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Game Story

''After that, it was: 'All right fellas, we've got to stick it to 'em.''' The Saints capitalized on Captian Munnerlyn's personal foul for the overzealous sack, driving for a touchdown that gave New Orleans breathing room en route to a 20-9 victory over the seemingly star-crossed Minnesota Vikings on...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
9:36
TD
Pierre Thomas rushed to the right for 1 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
MIN 0 - NO 7
4:50
TD
Drew Brees passed to Josh Hill to the right for 34 yard gain (Shayne Graham missed PAT)
MIN 0 - NO 13
2nd Quarter
14:06
FG
Blair Walsh kicked a 25-yard field goal
MIN 3 - NO 13
6:28
FG
Blair Walsh kicked a 30-yard field goal
MIN 6 - NO 13
3rd Quarter
10:20
FG
Blair Walsh kicked a 40-yard field goal
MIN 9 - NO 13
4th Quarter
12:22
TD
Drew Brees passed to Marques Colston down the middle for 18 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
MIN 9 - NO 20

Game Leaders

Passing

Minnesota

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Teddy Bridgewater 12 20 150 60.0 7.5 2 15 0 0 83.3 0
Matt Cassel 5 10 53 50.0 5.3 0 0 0 0 65.8 0

New Orleans

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Drew Brees 27 35 293 77.1 8.4 1 5 2 0 120.3 0

Rushing

Minnesota

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Matt Asiata 12 35 2.9 8 0 0
Teddy Bridgewater 6 27 4.5 15 0 0
Matt Cassel 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Jerick McKinnon 2 -1 -0.5 1 0 0
Cordarrelle Patterson 1 -7 -7.0 -7 0 0

New Orleans

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Khiry Robinson 18 69 3.8 13 0 0
Pierre Thomas 8 30 3.8 11 1 0
Travaris Cadet 2 9 4.5 6 0 0
Austin Johnson 1 2 2.0 2 0 0
Drew Brees 3 -2 -0.7 0 0 0

Receiving

Minnesota

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Greg Jennings 5 7 70 14.0 30 0 0
Cordarrelle Patterson 4 5 61 15.3 28 0 0
Matt Asiata 3 6 36 12.0 41 0 0
Kyle Rudolph 3 5 27 9.0 10 0 0
Jerick McKinnon 2 5 9 4.5 7 0 0
Rhett Ellison 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0

New Orleans

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Brandin Cooks 8 10 74 9.3 19 0 0
Jimmy Graham 6 8 54 9.0 15 0 0
Josh Hill 2 2 48 24.0 34 1 0
Kenny Stills 4 5 38 9.5 15 0 0
Marques Colston 2 5 25 12.5 18 1 0
Robert Meachem 1 1 23 23.0 23 0 0
Pierre Thomas 3 3 21 7.0 13 0 0
Benjamin Watson 1 1 10 10.0 10 0 0

Kicking

Minnesota

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Blair Walsh 0 0 3 3 40 100.0 9

New Orleans

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Shayne Graham 2 3 0 0 0 N/A 2
Thomas Morstead 0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

Punting

Minnesota

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Jeff Locke 4 45.3 3 0

New Orleans

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Thomas Morstead 4 46.8 1 0

Returns

Minnesota

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Cordarrelle Patterson 4 120 30.0 43 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Marcus Sherels 0 0 N/A 0 0 4 11 2.8 13 0

New Orleans

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Brandin Cooks 0 0 N/A 0 0 1 -3 -3.0 -3 0

Defense

Minnesota

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Chad Greenway 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Robison 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jasper Brinkley 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Captain Munnerlyn 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Linval Joseph 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Everson Griffen 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tom Johnson 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Harrison Smith 2 2 0.0 0 3 0 0 0
Josh Robinson 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert Blanton 7 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sharrif Floyd 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Xavier Rhodes 2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Gerald Hodges 6 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Michael Mauti 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Anthony Barr 2 3 1.0 5 1 0 0 0
Jabari Price 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

New Orleans

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Drew Brees 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brodrick Bunkley 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Parys Haralson 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Curtis Lofton 7 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jairus Byrd 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keenan Lewis 2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Thomas Morstead 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ramon Humber 3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Patrick Robinson 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Rafael Bush 3 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Junior Galette 4 3 1.0 8 0 0 0 0
Cameron Jordan 2 0 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Akiem Hicks 1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Corey White 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyrunn Walker 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Knox 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Austin Johnson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kenny Vaccaro 2 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Josh Hill 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Dixon 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0