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Saints-Falcons Long Stats

September 23, 2018
New Orleans 7 9 7 14 6—43
Atlanta 7 7 7 16 0—37
First Quarter

NO_Ginn 4 pass from Brees (Lutz kick), 11:45. Drive: 6 plays, 75 yards, 3:15. Key Plays: Brees 35 pass to Thomas; Kamara 17 run; Brees 11 pass to Kamara. New Orleans 7, Atlanta 0.

Atl_Ridley 18 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 2:45. Drive: 12 plays, 81 yards, 6:06. Key Plays: Ryan 5 pass to Jones on 3rd-and-1; Ryan 10 pass to Ridley on 3rd-and-7; Ryan 12 pass to I.Smith; Ryan 15 pass to Ridley on 3rd-and-10. New Orleans 7, Atlanta 7.

Second Quarter

NO_FG Lutz 49, 9:37. Drive: 6 plays, 31 yards, 2:21. Key Plays: Brees 25 pass to Carr; B.Watson 10-yard offensive holding penalty; Brees 10 pass to Thomas. New Orleans 10, Atlanta 7.

NO_FG Lutz 21, 3:06. Drive: 8 plays, 70 yards, 4:46. Key Plays: Brees 17 pass to Thomas; B.Poole 15-yard roughing the passer penalty; Brees 27 pass to Watson; J.LeRibeus 10-yard offensive holding penalty; Brees 7 pass to Kamara on 3rd-and-10. New Orleans 13, Atlanta 7.

Atl_Ridley 75 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 2:12. Drive: 2 plays, 75 yards, 00:54. Atlanta 14, New Orleans 13.

NO_FG Lutz 45, :06. Drive: 3 plays, 31 yards, 00:34. Key Plays: Brees 12 pass to Kamara; Brees 19 pass to Watson. New Orleans 16, Atlanta 14.

Third Quarter

Atl_Ridley 9 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 12:00. Drive: 6 plays, 75 yards, 3:00. Key Plays: T.Coleman 15 run; Ryan 11 pass to Sanu; K.Crawley 45-yard defensive pass interference penalty. Atlanta 21, New Orleans 16.

NO_Meredith 11 pass from Brees (Lutz kick), 6:07. Drive: 4 plays, 16 yards, 2:29. Key Play: Brees 3 pass to Thomas on 3rd-and-3. New Orleans 23, Atlanta 21.

Fourth Quarter

Atl_T.Coleman 5 pass from Ryan (Hooper pass from Ryan), 14:11. Drive: 12 plays, 82 yards, 6:56. Key Plays: Ryan 11 pass to Jones; Ryan 8 pass to Ridley on 3rd-and-6; Ryan 13 pass to Sanu; Ryan 11 pass to I.Smith; Ryan 18 pass to I.Smith; Ryan 11 pass to Paulsen; P.Williams 4-yard defensive pass interference penalty on 3rd-and-4. Atlanta 29, New Orleans 23.

NO_Line 1 pass from Brees (Lutz kick), 9:59. Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 4:12. Key Plays: Kamara 12 run; B.Poole 10-yard horse collar tackle penalty on 3rd-and-2; T.Hill 35 run on 3rd-and-2. New Orleans 30, Atlanta 29.

Atl_Sanu 5 pass from Ryan (Sanu pass from Ryan), 6:58. Drive: 5 plays, 75 yards, 3:01. Key Plays: Ryan 58 pass to Jones; D.Onyemata 6-yard unnecessary roughness penalty on 4th-and-9. Atlanta 37, New Orleans 30.

NO_Brees 7 run (Lutz kick), 1:15. Drive: 11 plays, 81 yards, 5:43. Key Plays: Brees 14 pass to Thomas; Ginn 20 run; Brees 15 pass to Kamara; T.Hill 2 run on 3rd-and-2. New Orleans 37, Atlanta 37.

Overtime

NO_Brees 1 run, 2:55. Drive: 15 plays, 80 yards, 7:05. Key Plays: Brees 23 pass to Thomas; Brees 8 pass to Kamara on 3rd-and-8; Brees 6 pass to Thomas on 3rd-and-5. New Orleans 43, Atlanta 37.

A_74,457.

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NO Atl
FIRST DOWNS 32 24
Rushing 11 1
Passing 19 19
Penalty 2 4
THIRD DOWN EFF 7-14 4-11
FOURTH DOWN EFF 1-1 0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS 534 407
Total Plays 77 60
Avg Gain 6.9 6.8
NET YARDS RUSHING 143 48
Rushes 27 22
Avg per rush 5.3 2.2
NET YARDS PASSING 391 359
Sacked-Yds lost 1-5 3-15
Gross-Yds passing 396 374
Completed-Att. 39-49 26-35
Had Intercepted 0 0
Yards-Pass Play 7.8 9.4
KICKOFFS-EndZone-TB 8-8-5 7-6-4
PUNTS-Avg. 4-50.5 6-36.0
Punts blocked. 0 1
FGs-PATs blocked 0-0 0-0
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE 92 86
Punt Returns 3-16 2-12
Kickoff Returns 3-64 3-74
Interceptions 0-0 0-0
PENALTIES-Yds 11-120 5-54
FUMBLES-Lost 1-0 0-0
TIME OF POSSESSION 37:45 29:20

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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING_New Orleans, Kamara 16-66, Hill 3-39, Ginn 1-20, Gillislee 3-10, Brees 3-7, Williams 1-1. Atlanta, Coleman 15-33, Ryan 4-12, Ridley 1-9, Smith 2-(minus 6).

PASSING_New Orleans, Brees 39-49-0-396. Atlanta, Ryan 26-35-0-374.

RECEIVING_New Orleans, Kamara 15-124, Thomas 10-129, Watson 5-71, Ginn 3-12, Line 2-6, Carr 1-25, Hill 1-17, Meredith 1-11, Williams 1-1. Atlanta, Ridley 7-146, Jones 5-96, Sanu 4-36, Smith 3-41, Hooper 3-23, Coleman 2-14, Paulsen 1-11, Hall 1-7.

PUNT RETURNS_New Orleans, Kamara 3-16. Atlanta, Hardy 2-12.

KICKOFF RETURNS_New Orleans, Hill 3-64. Atlanta, Hall 3-74.

TACKLES-ASSISTS-SACKS_New Orleans, Davis 5-3-0, Williams 5-0-0, Bell 5-0-0, Jordan 4-1-2, Williams 4-1-0, Bromley 3-1-0, Crawley 3-0-0, Rankins 3-0-0, Klein 2-1-0, Lattimore 2-0-0, Onyemata 2-0-0, Coleman 1-1-0, Davenport 1-0-1, Anzalone 1-0-0, Okafor 1-0-0. Atlanta, Riley 8-4-0, Poole 8-0-0, Kazee 7-2-0, Allen 5-2-0, Campbell 5-1-0, Oluokun 4-0-0, Trufant 3-1-0, McClain 3-0-0, Senat 2-1-0, Jarrett 2-1-0, Beasley 2-0-1, Richards 2-0-0, Oliver 2-0-0, Alford 1-0-0, Reed 0-1-0, Crawford 0-1-0.

INTERCEPTIONS_New Orleans, None. Atlanta, None.

MISSED FIELD GOALS_None.

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OFFICIALS_Referee Walt Anderson, Ump Carl Paganelli, HL Tom Stephan, LJ Byron Boston, FJ Terry Brown, SJ Rick Patterson, BJ Steve Freeman, Replay Billy Smith.

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