New Orleans 42, Detroit 7

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 12:23
 TD  Lions 0 - Saints 7
Robert Meachem 20 yd. run (Garrett Hartley kick)
1st Quarter - 1:07
 TD  Lions 0 - Saints 14
Deuce McAllister 2 yd. run (Garrett Hartley kick)
2nd Quarter - 9:45
 TD  Lions 7 - Saints 14
Kevin Smith 4 yd. run (Jason Hanson kick)
2nd Quarter - 4:40
 TD  Lions 7 - Saints 21
Mike Bell 1 yd. run (Garrett Hartley kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:47
 TD  Lions 7 - Saints 28
Pierre Thomas 2 yd. run (Garrett Hartley kick)
3rd Quarter - 9:33
 TD  Lions 7 - Saints 35
Marques Colston 94 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
3rd Quarter - 3:04
 TD  Lions 7 - Saints 42
Marques Colston 3 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)

Team Stats

  Saints Lions
First downs 32 15
Rushes-Yards 30-181 27-129
Passing Yards 351 126
Sacked-Yards lost 0-0 2-11
Return Yardage 66 72
Passing 30-40-0 11-26-2
Punts-Average 0-0.0 4-36.5
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 1-0
Penalties-Yards 3-12 6-35
Field Goals 0-0 0-0
Red Zone Efficiency 5-5-100% 1-2-50%
Goal To Go Efficiency 5-5-100% 1-1-100%
Time of Possession 34 : 29 25 : 31

Player Stats

Saints
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Brees 30/40 351 2 0
Lions
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Orlovsky 10/23 125 0 2
D. Stanton 1/3 12 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
P. Thomas 13 77 1 29
D. McAllister 9 61 1 19
M. Bell 4 26 1 15
R. Meachem 1 20 1 20
D. Brees 3 -3 0 -1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
K. Smith 24 111 1 19
D. Stanton 2 16 0 15
A. Cason 1 2 0 2
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
M. Colston 9 99 2 30
D. Henderson 2 96 0 64
B. Miller 4 38 0 21
J. Shockey 5 37 0 10
L. Moore 4 36 0 17
P. Thomas 3 26 0 11
M. Bell 1 14 0 14
D. McAllister 1 6 0 6
M. Karney 1 -1 0 -1
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
C. Johnson 4 64 0 28
J. Standeford 3 46 0 20
K. Colbert 1 12 0 12
J. Owens 1 7 0 7
J. Felton 1 5 0 5
M. Norris 1 3 0 3
Interceptions
  NO.
J. David 1
U. Young 1
Interceptions
  NO.
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Charleston 1.0 9.0
S. Ellis 1.0 2.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
No sacks
Tackles
  TK AST
J. Bullocks 8 2
S. Fujita 6 1
J. Vilma 4 4
R. Harper 3 1
H. Thomas 2 0
U. Young 2 1
S. Ellis 2 1
J. David 1 0
A. Lake 1 0
W. Smith 1 0
J. Charleston 1 0
S. Shanle 1 3
R. Gay 0 1
Tackles
  TK AST
P. Lenon 6 3
E. Sims 6 3
K. Pearson 5 0
L. Bodden 4 2
D. Bullocks 4 3
C. Darby 3 0
R. Robinson 2 1
T. Fisher 2 1
R. Nece 2 2
J. Dizon 2 2
S. Schweigert 1 0
C. Avril 1 1
I. Alama-Francis 1 1
A. Cannon 1 1
C. Smith 0 1
L. Cohen 0 2
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
L. Moore 1 0
P. Thomas 1 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
K. Smith 1 0

Game Info

Date - Sunday, December 21 2008 1:00PM
Location - Ford Field
Temperature - Dome
Head Official - Alberto Riveron
Attendance - 49309

NFL Boxscores

Indianapolis 
Jacksonville 
31
24
Baltimore 
Dallas 
33
24
Cincinnati 
Cleveland 
14
0
New Orleans 
Detroit 
42
7
Miami 
Kansas City 
38
31
Arizona 
New England 
7
47
San Francisco 
St. Louis 
17
16
Pittsburgh 
Tennessee 
14
31
San Diego 
Tampa Bay 
41
24
Buffalo 
Denver 
30
23
Houston 
Oakland 
16
27
N.Y. Jets 
Seattle 
3
13
Philadelphia 
Washington 
3
10
Atlanta 
Minnesota 
24
17
Carolina 
N.Y. Giants 
28
34
Green Bay 
Chicago 
17
20