Saints Earn Close 26-24 Victory Over Eagles, Reach NFC Divisional Round

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Mark Ingram had a big night, paving the way to a close victory for the Saints against the Eagles, 26-24 in Philadelphia. With the victory, New Orleans advances to the NFC Divisional Round.

Drew Brees finished with 250 yards on 20 for 30 passing, one touchdown and two picks. On the Eagles side, Nick Foles went 23 for 33 with 195 yards passing, two touchdowns and no interceptions.

Ingram was a standout player for the Saints, rushing for 97 yards on 18 attempts with a touchdown in addition to three receptions for 17 yards. Jimmy Graham caught three passes for 44 yards.

The New Orleans defense also played a key role in the victory, allowing 80 yards rushing and 195 passing. They got to Foles for two sacks.

Finally, Shayne Graham was perfect, making all four of his field goal attempts.

Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper totaled 68 receiving yards and one touchdown. Running back LeSean McCoy also gave a strong effort with 77 rushing yards, 15 receiving and one touchdown.


Saints Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C-

72

D. Brees

20

30

250

1

2


Eagles Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B

83

N. Foles

23

33

195

2

0


Saints Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

M. Ingram

RB

18

97

5.4

1

C+

77

K. Robinson

RB

8

45

5.6

0

B-

81

D. Sproles

RB

4

29

7.3

0


Eagles Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B+

89

L. McCoy

RB

21

77

3.7

1

B

83

N. Foles

QB

1

3

3.0

0


Saints Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C+

78

J. Graham

TE

3

44

14.7

0

C

74

R. Meachem

WR

1

40

40.0

0

C-

72

K. Stills

WR

3

35

11.7

0


Eagles Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B+

90

R. Cooper

WR

6

68

11.3

1

C+

78

D. Jackson

WR

3

53

17.7

0

B

86

Z. Ertz

TE

3

22

7.3

1


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