Saints Beaten by Jets, 26-20

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Jimmy Graham had a big day receiving, but it wasn't enough to avoid a loss for the Saints against the Jets, 26-20, in East Rutherford.

Drew Brees had a solid day going 30 for 51 with 382 yards passing, two touchdowns and two picks. Geno Smith completed 8 of 19 passes for 115 yards, one touchdown (0 pass, 1 rush) and no interceptions for the Jets.

Pierre Thomas ran for 24 yards on six attempts in addition to seven receptions for 66 yards. Graham was a leading receiver, hauling in nine balls for 116 yards with two scores.

The New Orleans defense managed to contain the passing game, but could not slow down the rushing attack, giving up 140 yards passing and 198 rushing. They sacked Smith two times.

Jets running back Chris Ivory was impressive, churning out 139 yards rushing and one touchdown.

The Saints are at home to take on the Cowboys (5-4) next week while the Jets travel to Orchard Park to meet the Bills (3-6).


Saints Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B+

88

D. Brees

30

51

382

2

2


Jets Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C-

71

G. Smith

8

19

115

0

0

D+

67

J. Cribbs

1

1

25

0

0


Saints Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B+

88

P. Thomas

RB

6

24

4.0

0

-

-

M. Ingram

RB

4

19

4.8

0

-

-

J. Collins

FB

1

7

7.0

0


Jets Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

C. Ivory

RB

18

139

7.7

1

D+

68

B. Powell

RB

9

29

3.2

0

C-

71

G. Smith

QB

6

18

3.0

1


Saints Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

J. Graham

TE

9

116

12.9

2

B

87

R. Meachem

WR

4

93

23.3

0

B

83

L. Moore

WR

6

70

11.7

0


Jets Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C+

79

G. Salas

WR

2

57

28.5

0

C+

80

Z. Sudfeld

TE

2

46

23.0

0

D+

69

D. Nelson

WR

1

19

19.0

0


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