New Orleans 26, Atlanta 23

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, December 13, 2009 1:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Orleans 13-0 6-0 7-0 W13
Atlanta 6-7 5-2 1-5 L2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss , the Atlanta Falcons have a 5-2 record at home this season. The New Orleans Saints have a 7-0 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 2 straight up losses . The Falcons have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • New Orleans has a streak of 13 straight up wins . The Saints have won 10 of their last 10 games.
  • The Atlanta Falcons starting quarterback, Chris Redman, threw for 303 yards , 1 touchdown and had 1 inteception in the game.
  • The New Orleans Saints starting quarterback, Drew Brees , threw for 296 yards , 3 touchdowns and had 0 interceptionss in the game. Drew Brees ran for -2 yards and 0 touchdowns .
  • Following this game the Atlanta Falcons average 23.2 points per game and 340.1 offensive yards per game. The New Orleans Saints average 35.8 points per game and 426.1 offensive yards per game.

Top Game Performances

Rushing
New Orleans   Atlanta
Pierre Thomas Player Jason Snelling
13 Attempts 10
47 Yards 37
3.6 Avg Yards 3.7
0 Touchdowns 1
9 Long 7
Receiving
New Orleans   Atlanta
Robert Meachem Player Michael Jenkins
4 Receptions 3
57 Yards 82
14.2 Avg Yards 27.3
0 Touchdowns 1
42 Long 50

Team Stats Summary

  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
New Orleans 391 95 296 3 2 1 1.0 0
Atlanta 392 89 303 2 3 0 0.0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against N.Y. Jets. The Falcons have a W/L % of .462 after a win and .462 after a loss.
  • New Orleans will play their next game at home against Dallas. The Saints have a W/L % of 1.000 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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