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Steelers-Saints Long Stats

December 24, 2018
Pittsburgh 3 11 14 0—28
New Orleans 7 10 7 7—31
First Quarter

Pit_FG Boswell 49, 5:32. Drive: 9 plays, 29 yards, 4:46. Key Play: Roethlisberger 3 pass to Smith-Schuster on 3rd-and-2. Pittsburgh 3, New Orleans 0.

NO_Ingram 1 run (Lutz kick), 2:57. Drive: 6 plays, 75 yards, 2:35. Key Plays: Brees 28 pass to Thomas; Ingram 2 run on 3rd-and-3; J.Haden 33-yard defensive pass interference penalty on 4th-and-1. New Orleans 7, Pittsburgh 3.

Second Quarter

Pit_FG Boswell 30, 14:05. Drive: 9 plays, 78 yards, 3:52. Key Plays: R.Nix 10-yard offensive holding penalty; Samuels 16 run; Roethlisberger 49 pass to McDonald on 3rd-and-4. New Orleans 7, Pittsburgh 6.

NO_Kamara 8 run (Lutz kick), 10:22. Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 3:43. Key Plays: Brees 15 pass to Ginn; Brees 20 pass to Thomas on 3rd-and-8; M.Burnett 22-yard defensive pass interference penalty. New Orleans 14, Pittsburgh 6.

Pit_Samuels 3 pass from Roethlisberger (Rogers pass from Roethlisberger), :40. Drive: 15 plays, 97 yards, 6:04. Key Plays: Roethlisberger 28 pass to Brown on 3rd-and-2; Roethlisberger 10 pass to Brown; Roethlisberger 10 pass to Brown; Roethlisberger 16 pass to Brown; E.Apple 20-yard defensive pass interference penalty on 3rd-and-9. Pittsburgh 14, New Orleans 14.

NO_FG Lutz 43, :02. Drive: 4 plays, 50 yards, 00:38. Key Plays: Brees 13 pass to Ginn; Brees 31 pass to Kamara. New Orleans 17, Pittsburgh 14.

Third Quarter

NO_Kamara 1 run (Lutz kick), 9:13. Drive: 11 plays, 75 yards, 5:47. Key Plays: Brees 42 pass to Kamara; Brees 5 pass to Kamara on 3rd-and-3; Brees 8 pass to Thomas on 3rd-and-4. New Orleans 24, Pittsburgh 14.

Pit_Brown 3 pass from Roethlisberger (Boswell kick), 4:48. Drive: 9 plays, 75 yards, 4:25. Key Plays: Roethlisberger 14 pass to Smith-Schuster; Roethlisberger 12 pass to Smith-Schuster; Roethlisberger 23 pass to Smith-Schuster; Roethlisberger 17 pass to Brown; Roethlisberger 12 pass to Brown; Roethlisberger 13 pass to Switzer. New Orleans 24, Pittsburgh 21.

Pit_Brown 20 pass from Roethlisberger (Boswell kick), 1:02. Drive: 4 plays, 66 yards, 1:36. Key Plays: Roethlisberger 26 pass to Brown; Roethlisberger 20 pass to Smith-Schuster. Pittsburgh 28, New Orleans 24.

Fourth Quarter

NO_Thomas 2 pass from Brees (Lutz kick), 1:25. Drive: 10 plays, 46 yards, 2:41. Key Plays: Brees 8 pass to Thomas on 3rd-and-10; J.Haden 4-yard defensive pass interference penalty on 4th-and-2; R.Ramczyk 10-yard offensive holding penalty; Brees 25 pass to Ginn. New Orleans 31, Pittsburgh 28.

A_73,086.

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Pit NO
FIRST DOWNS 26 24
Rushing 2 5
Passing 21 16
Penalty 3 3
THIRD DOWN EFF 6-13 6-12
FOURTH DOWN EFF 1-2 0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS 429 370
Total Plays 71 61
Avg Gain 6.0 6.1
NET YARDS RUSHING 65 57
Rushes 18 19
Avg per rush 3.6 3.0
NET YARDS PASSING 364 313
Sacked-Yds lost 3-16 2-13
Gross-Yds passing 380 326
Completed-Att. 33-50 27-40
Had Intercepted 0 1
Yards-Pass Play 6.9 7.5
KICKOFFS-EndZone-TB 6-6-6 6-5-4
PUNTS-Avg. 2-49.0 3-47.0
Punts blocked. 0 0
FGs-PATs blocked 0-0 1-0
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE 47 0
Punt Returns 0-0 0-0
Kickoff Returns 2-20 0-0
Interceptions 1-27 0-0
PENALTIES-Yds 6-79 9-91
FUMBLES-Lost 3-2 1-0
TIME OF POSSESSION 31:20 28:40

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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING_Pittsburgh, Samuels 12-53, Nix 1-4, Roethlisberger 2-4, Ridley 3-4. New Orleans, Ingram 11-35, Kamara 7-23, Brees 1-(minus 1).

PASSING_Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 33-50-0-380. New Orleans, Brees 27-39-0-326, Hill 0-1-1-0.

RECEIVING_Pittsburgh, Brown 14-185, Smith-Schuster 11-115, Switzer 3-18, Samuels 3-11, McDonald 1-49, Rogers 1-2. New Orleans, Thomas 11-109, Ginn 5-74, Kamara 4-82, Kirkwood 2-35, Hill 2-1, Smith 1-11, Ingram 1-8, Watson 1-6.

PUNT RETURNS_Pittsburgh, None. New Orleans, None.

KICKOFF RETURNS_Pittsburgh, Switzer 1-20, Samuels 1-0. New Orleans, None.

TACKLES-ASSISTS-SACKS_Pittsburgh, Hilton 6-0-0, Davis 5-0-0, Williams 5-0-0, Haden 5-0-0, Bostic 4-1-0, Edmunds 4-0-0, Watt 3-0-1, Sensabaugh 3-0-0, Dupree 2-0-0, Tuitt 1-1-1, Fort 1-0-0, Alualu 1-0-0, Burnett 1-0-0, Heyward 0-3-0. New Orleans, Apple 8-1-0, Bell 7-3-0, Lattimore 6-0-0, Williams 5-0-0, Anzalone 3-1-1, Davis 3-0-1, Rankins 2-1-0, Onyemata 2-1-0, Davison 2-0-1, Okafor 2-0-0, Klein 2-0-0, Williams 2-0-0, Jordan 1-1-0, Banjo 1-1-0, Coleman 1-0-0, Robertson 1-0-0, Davenport 0-1-0.

INTERCEPTIONS_Pittsburgh, Davis 1-27. New Orleans, None.

MISSED FIELD GOALS_None.

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OFFICIALS_Referee Craig Wrolstad, Ump Paul King, HL Jerod Phillips, LJ Carl Johnson, FJ Tom Hill, SJ Dyrol Prioleau, BJ Scott Helverson, Replay Larry Nemmers.

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