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Browns-Saints Long Stats

September 16, 2018
Cleveland 3 3 6 6—18
New Orleans 3 0 0 18—21
First Quarter

Cle_FG Gonzalez 39, 8:29. Drive: 6 plays, 25 yards, 3:02. Key Plays: Callaway 15 run; Taylor 1 pass to Johnson on 3rd-and-8. Cleveland 3, New Orleans 0.

NO_FG Lutz 31, 2:47. Drive: 11 plays, 63 yards, 5:42. Key Plays: Brees 10 pass to Kamara; Brees 18 pass to T.Smith; Kamara 2 run on 3rd-and-1; T.Carrie 25-yard defensive pass interference penalty; T.Smith 10-yard offensive holding penalty on 3rd-and-2; Brees 2 pass to Kamara on 3rd-and-2. Cleveland 3, New Orleans 3.

Second Quarter

Cle_FG Gonzalez 39, 1:55. Drive: 7 plays, 45 yards, 2:21. Key Plays: Taylor 14 pass to Landry; Taylor 22 pass to Landry. Cleveland 6, New Orleans 3.

Third Quarter

Cle_Hyde 1 run (kick failed), 6:43. Drive: 12 plays, 79 yards, 6:27. Key Plays: M.Lattimore 17-yard defensive pass interference penalty; Taylor 8 run on 3rd-and-6; Taylor 18 pass to Callaway on 3rd-and-4; P.Robinson 16-yard defensive pass interference penalty on 3rd-and-5. Cleveland 12, New Orleans 3.

Fourth Quarter

NO_M.Thomas 2 pass from Brees (Lutz kick), 8:41. Drive: 9 plays, 66 yards, 5:35. Key Plays: Kamara 18 run; D.Kindred 5-yard illegal contact penalty on 3rd-and-3; Brees 14 pass to M.Thomas. Cleveland 12, New Orleans 10.

NO_M.Thomas 5 pass from Brees (Kamara run), 2:40. Drive: 4 plays, 18 yards, 2:17. Key Plays: M.Williams 22 interception return to Cleveland 18; Kamara 5 run on 3rd-and-2. New Orleans 18, Cleveland 12.

Cle_Callaway 47 pass from Taylor (kick failed), 1:16. Drive: 6 plays, 75 yards, 1:24. Key Plays: Taylor 23 pass to Higgins; Taylor 7 pass to Njoku. Cleveland 18, New Orleans 18.

NO_FG Lutz 44, :21. Drive: 6 plays, 49 yards, 00:55. Key Play: Brees 42 pass to Ginn. New Orleans 21, Cleveland 18.

A_73,086.

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Cle NO
FIRST DOWNS 16 18
Rushing 4 4
Passing 10 11
Penalty 2 3
THIRD DOWN EFF 4-12 3-12
FOURTH DOWN EFF 1-2 0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS 327 275
Total Plays 60 61
Avg Gain 5.5 4.5
NET YARDS RUSHING 93 62
Rushes 27 23
Avg per rush 3.4 2.7
NET YARDS PASSING 234 213
Sacked-Yds lost 3-12 3-30
Gross-Yds passing 246 243
Completed-Att. 22-30 28-35
Had Intercepted 1 0
Yards-Pass Play 7.1 5.6
KICKOFFS-EndZone-TB 5-5-4 5-4-2
PUNTS-Avg. 3-39.3 4-44.8
Punts blocked. 0 0
FGs-PATs blocked 0-0 0-0
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE 82 69
Punt Returns 1-0 1-0
Kickoff Returns 3-82 1-47
Interceptions 0-0 1-22
PENALTIES-Yds 4-43 4-53
FUMBLES-Lost 3-0 2-2
TIME OF POSSESSION 27:19 32:41

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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING_Cleveland, Hyde 16-43, Taylor 4-26, Chubb 2-14, Callaway 2-7, Johnson 3-3. New Orleans, Kamara 13-46, Gillislee 8-18, Brees 1-(minus 1), Williams 1-(minus 1).

PASSING_Cleveland, Taylor 22-30-1-246. New Orleans, Brees 28-35-0-243.

RECEIVING_Cleveland, Landry 5-69, Higgins 5-47, Njoku 4-20, Callaway 3-81, Fells 2-15, Johnson 2-7, Hyde 1-7. New Orleans, Thomas 12-89, Kamara 6-53, Ginn 4-55, Watson 3-19, Smith 1-18, Hill 1-5, Line 1-4.

PUNT RETURNS_Cleveland, Peppers 1-0. New Orleans, Lewis 1-0.

KICKOFF RETURNS_Cleveland, Peppers 3-82. New Orleans, Hill 1-47.

TACKLES-ASSISTS-SACKS_Cleveland, Carrie 6-2-1, Ward 5-1-0, Mitchell 5-0-0, Randall 4-1-0, Ogunjobi 4-0-2, Schobert 3-5-0, Peppers 3-2-0, Collins 3-2-0, Smith 2-2-0, Burgess 2-1-0, Coley 1-2-0, Garrett 1-0-0, Avery 1-0-0, Boddy-Calhoun 1-0-0, Davis 0-1-0, Kindred 0-1-0. New Orleans, Klein 6-3-0, Lattimore 4-1-0, Davis 3-6-0, Bell 3-2-0, Robinson 3-2-0, Crawley 3-1-0, Coleman 3-0-0, Rankins 2-3-1, Jordan 2-0-2, Okafor 2-0-0, Williams 2-0-0, Onyemata 1-3-0, Te’o 1-3-0, Davenport 1-2-0.

INTERCEPTIONS_Cleveland, None. New Orleans, Williams 1-22.

MISSED FIELD GOALS_Cleveland, Gonzalez 44, Gonzalez 52. New Orleans, Lutz 44.

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OFFICIALS_Referee Ron Torbert, Ump Dan Ferrell, HL Sarah Thomas, LJ Mark Steinkerchner, FJ Jimmy Buchanan, SJ Scott Edwards, BJ Tony Josselyn, Replay Earnie Frantz.

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