Saints Suffer 23-15 Defeat Against Seahawks, Lose in NFC Divisional Round

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Drew Brees had a banner day behind center, but it wasn't enough to avoid a loss for the Saints against the Seahawks, 23-15 in Seattle. With the loss, New Orleans is eliminated from the playoffs.

Brees managed a decent 24 for 43 with 309 yards passing, one touchdown and no interceptions. Even though the Seahawks got the win, Russell Wilson didn't have as good a game, and wound up 9 for 18 with 103 yards passing, no touchdowns and no interceptions.

Khiry Robinson ran for 57 yards on 13 carries with a touchdown in addition to one reception for 13 yards. Marques Colston was a leading receiver, hauling in 11 passes for 144 yards with a score.

The New Orleans defense gave up 103 yards passing and 174 rushing. They sacked Wilson three times.

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was impressive, churning out 140 yards rushing and two touchdowns.


Saints Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B+

90

D. Brees

24

43

309

1

0


Seahawks Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

D

63

R. Wilson

9

18

103

0

0


Saints Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B+

87

K. Robinson

RB

13

57

4.4

1

C

75

M. Ingram

RB

10

49

4.9

0

C-

72

D. Sproles

RB

3

2

.7

0


Seahawks Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

M. Lynch

RB

28

140

5.0

2

D

63

R. Wilson

QB

3

16

5.3

0

-

-

R. Turbin

RB

3

9

3.0

0


Saints Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

M. Colston

WR

11

144

13.1

1

B

85

R. Meachem

WR

2

69

34.5

0

C-

72

D. Sproles

RB

5

32

6.4

0


Seahawks Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C-

72

D. Baldwin

WR

2

30

15.0

0

C-

71

J. Kearse

WR

1

25

25.0

0

C-

72

P. Harvin

WR

3

21

7.0

0


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