23 -
Team 1 2 3 4
NO 0 7 0 16
TB 3 17 0 0
20
2-14

Game Story

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Drew Brees sent both Saints and Buccaneers fans home happy.

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
6:03
FG
Patrick Murray kicked a 39-yard field goal
NO 0 - TB 3
2nd Quarter
11:25
TD
Josh McCown passed to Mike Evans down the middle for 6 yard gain (Patrick Murray made PAT)
NO 0 - TB 10
5:45
TD
Khiry Robinson rushed to the left for 1 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
NO 7 - TB 10
1:48
TD
Charles Sims rushed to the left for 8 yard gain (Patrick Murray made PAT)
NO 7 - TB 17
0:06
FG
Patrick Murray kicked a 27-yard field goal
NO 7 - TB 20
3rd
None
4th Quarter
14:02
TD
Mark Ingram rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
NO 14 - TB 20
1:57
TD
Drew Brees passed to Marques Colston down the middle for 36 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
NO 21 - TB 20
1:05
SA
Josh McCown sacked for a safety
NO 23 - TB 20

Game Leaders

Passing

New Orleans

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Drew Brees 24 38 281 63.2 7.4 2 13 1 3 61.4 0

Tampa Bay

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Josh McCown 14 23 115 60.9 5.0 3 18 1 1 70.0 0

Rushing

New Orleans

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Mark Ingram 14 57 4.1 18 1 0
Khiry Robinson 7 15 2.1 8 1 0
Drew Brees 2 -2 -1.0 -1 0 0

Tampa Bay

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Doug Martin 19 108 5.7 45 0 0
Charles Sims 18 69 3.8 20 1 0
Josh McCown 2 6 3.0 4 0 0

Receiving

New Orleans

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Kenny Stills 5 7 82 16.4 44 0 0
Jimmy Graham 6 9 54 9.0 14 0 0
Marques Colston 2 7 51 25.5 36 1 0
Nick Toon 1 2 24 24.0 24 0 0
Khiry Robinson 2 2 22 11.0 17 0 0
Benjamin Watson 2 2 18 9.0 12 0 0
Robert Meachem 1 1 16 16.0 16 0 0
Travaris Cadet 2 4 9 4.5 5 0 0
Mark Ingram 2 3 4 2.0 6 0 0
Drew Brees 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 0

Tampa Bay

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Mike Evans 5 6 54 10.8 18 1 0
Brandon Myers 4 6 21 5.3 9 0 0
Tavarres King 2 3 13 6.5 7 0 0
Vincent Jackson 1 2 11 11.0 11 0 0
Russell Shepard 1 2 10 10.0 10 0 0
Charles Sims 1 2 6 6.0 6 0 0

Kicking

New Orleans

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

Tampa Bay

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Michael Koenen 0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
Patrick Murray 2 2 2 2 39 100.0 8

Punting

New Orleans

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Thomas Morstead 3 52.0 0 0

Tampa Bay

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Michael Koenen 4 40.8 2 0

Returns

New Orleans

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Travaris Cadet 1 19 19.0 19 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Jalen Saunders 0 0 N/A 0 0 1 3 3.0 3 0

Tampa Bay

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Bobby Rainey 3 85 28.3 33 0 3 34 11.3 14 0

Defense

New Orleans

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Parys Haralson 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marques Colston 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Curtis Lofton 7 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
David Hawthorne 5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keenan Lewis 2 0 0.0 0 1 1 2 0
Jamarca Sanford 9 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ramon Humber 9 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Robinson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Junior Galette 2 1 1.0 6 0 0 0 0
Cameron Jordan 4 2 1.5 9 0 0 0 0
Corey White 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrence Frederick 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyrunn Walker 2 1 0.5 3 0 0 0 0
Kenny Stills 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Ball 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kasim Edebali 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lawrence Virgil 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Pierre Warren 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Tampa Bay

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Dashon Goldson 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Lansanah 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry English 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Williams 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Michael Johnson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lawrence Sidbury 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Clinton McDonald 3 1 1.0 8 1 0 0 0
Alterraun Verner 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dane Fletcher 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Da'Quan Bowers 2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Luke Stocker 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Orie Lemon 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lavonte David 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keith Tandy 2 0 0.0 0 1 1 3 0
Leonard Johnson 2 0 0.0 0 1 1 -6 0
Johnthan Banks 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akeem Spence 2 1 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
William Gholston 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
C.J. Wilson 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Russell Shepard 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Bradley McDougald 4 0 0.0 0 3 1 0 0
Brandon Dixon 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
T.J. Fatinikun 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0