New Orleans 32, Denver 34

Boxscore
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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 9:01
 TD  Broncos 7 - Saints 0
Nate Jackson 1 yd. pass from Jay Cutler (Matt Prater kick)
1st Quarter - 2:07
 FG  Broncos 7 - Saints 3
Martin Gramatica 43 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 0:27
 TD  Broncos 14 - Saints 3
Brandon Marshall 35 yd. pass from Jay Cutler (Matt Prater kick)
2nd Quarter - 14:11
 TD  Broncos 21 - Saints 3
Nate Webster 34 yd. fumble recovery (Matt Prater kick)
2nd Quarter - 9:16
 TD  Broncos 21 - Saints 10
Pierre Thomas 5 yd. run (Martin Gramatica kick)
2nd Quarter - 6:51
 TD  Broncos 21 - Saints 17
Reggie Bush 23 yd. run (Martin Gramatica kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:55
 FG  Broncos 24 - Saints 17
Matt Prater 27 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:23
 S  Broncos 24 - Saints 19
Andre Hall tackled in end zone by Charles Grant for a safety
3rd Quarter - 7:37
 TD  Broncos 31 - Saints 19
Michael Pittman 2 yd. run (Matt Prater kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:02
 TD  Broncos 31 - Saints 26
Reggie Bush 6 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Martin Gramatica kick)
3rd Quarter - 2:20
 FG  Broncos 34 - Saints 26
Matt Prater 34 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 10:00
 TD  Broncos 34 - Saints 32
Pierre Thomas 10 yd. run (pass failed)

Team Stats

  Saints Broncos
First downs 27 20
Rushes-Yards 25-88 24-105
Passing Yards 414 264
Sacked-Yards lost 1-7 0-0
Return Yardage 104 119
Passing 39-48-0 21-34-1
Punts-Average 2-57.0 2-52.5
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 1-1
Penalties-Yards 4-51 3-20
Field Goals 1-3 2-2
Red Zone Efficiency 3-4-75% 2-5-40%
Goal To Go Efficiency 2-3-67% 2-3-67%
Time of Possession 32 : 48 27 : 12

Player Stats

Saints (0 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Drew Brees 39/48 421 1 0
Broncos (0 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Jay Cutler 21/34 264 2 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
Reggie Bush 18 73 1 23
Pierre Thomas 6 15 2 10
Drew Brees 1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
Selvin Young 11 65 0 19
Andre Hall 6 25 0 14
Jay Cutler 1 7 0 7
Eddie Royal 1 6 0 6
Michael Pittman 5 2 1 2
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
Robert Meachem 2 86 0 74
Lance Moore 7 78 0 18
Jeremy Shockey 8 75 0 16
Reggie Bush 11 75 1 23
Devery Henderson 2 42 0 23
Billy Miller 2 41 0 28
David Patten 2 12 0 8
Pierre Thomas 3 8 0 4
Mike Karney 2 4 0 3
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
Brandon Marshall 6 155 1 35
Tony Scheffler 4 32 0 11
Brandon Stokley 3 29 0 17
Daniel Graham 1 21 0 21
Eddie Royal 4 11 0 5
Michael Pittman 1 8 0 8
Selvin Young 1 7 0 7
Nate Jackson 1 1 1 1
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Mike McKenzie 1 14 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
No sacks
Sacks
  NO. YDS
Ebenezer Ekuban 1.0 7.0
Tackles
  TK AST
Tracey Porter 7 0
Charles Grant 6 0
Roman Harper 6 0
Kevin Kaesviharn 5 1
Mike McKenzie 4 0
Scott Shanle 3 1
Will Smith 3 2
Jason David 2 0
Jolonn Dunbar 1 0
Kendrick Clancy 1 0
Sedrick Ellis 1 1
Josh Savage 1 1
Jonathan Vilma 1 2
Tackles
  TK AST
D.J. Williams 14 2
Nate Webster 7 4
Dre Bly 5 1
Boss Bailey 5 4
John Engelberger 4 0
Marquand Manuel 4 2
Ebenezer Ekuban 3 0
Jamie Winborn 3 2
Dewayne Robertson 2 0
Elvis Dumervil 1 0
Jarvis Moss 1 0
Karl Paymah 1 1
Marlon McCree 1 2
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
Reggie Bush 1 1
Drew Brees 1 0
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
Tony Scheffler 1 1

Game Info

Date - Sunday, September 21 2008 4:05PM
Location - Invesco Field
Temperature - 75°
Head Official - Ron Winter
Attendance - 75713

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