Atlanta 16, New Orleans 45

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 8:53
 FG  Saints 0 - Falcons 3
Matt Bryant 34 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 5:25
 TD  Saints 7 - Falcons 3
Pierre Thomas 4 yd. run (John Kasay kick)
1st Quarter - 1:31
 TD  Saints 7 - Falcons 10
Julio Jones 21 yd. pass from Matt Ryan (Matt Bryant kick)
2nd Quarter - 12:32
 TD  Saints 14 - Falcons 10
Marques Colston 8 yd. pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:24
 TD  Saints 21 - Falcons 10
Jimmy Graham 9 yd. pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)
3rd Quarter - 8:28
 TD  Saints 28 - Falcons 10
Robert Meachem 24 yd. pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)
3rd Quarter - 4:41
 FG  Saints 28 - Falcons 13
Matt Bryant 51 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 3:04
 FG  Saints 31 - Falcons 13
John Kasay 29 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 12:43
 FG  Saints 31 - Falcons 16
Matt Bryant 30 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 11:09
 TD  Saints 38 - Falcons 16
Malcolm Jenkins 30 yd. fumble recovery (John Kasay kick)
4th Quarter - 2:51
 TD  Saints 45 - Falcons 16
Darren Sproles 9 yd. pass from Drew Brees (John Kasay kick)

Team Stats

  Falcons Saints
First downs 23 26
Rushes-Yards 14-35 23-164
Passing Yards 434 299
Sacked-Yards lost 0-0 1-8
Return Yardage 41 147
Passing 40-61-0 23-39-2
Punts-Average 3-50.0 2-52.0
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 0-0
Penalties-Yards 7-57 4-46
Field Goals 3-3 1-1
Red Zone Efficiency 0-3-0% 4-6-67%
Goal To Go Efficiency 0-1-0% 2-2-100%
Time of Possession 33 : 19 26 : 41

Player Stats

Falcons
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Ryan 34/52 373 1 0
C. Redman 6/9 61 0 0
Saints
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Brees 23/39 307 4 2
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
M. Turner 11 39 0 7
J. Rodgers 1 -1 0 -1
M. Ryan 2 -3 0 2
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
D. Sproles 5 67 0 36
P. Thomas 9 53 1 12
C. Ivory 8 35 0 11
D. Brees 1 9 0 9
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
J. Jones 14 8 128 1 40
R. White 16 11 127 0 26
T. Gonzalez 9 5 41 0 9
M. Turner 4 4 36 0 12
E. Weems 4 3 33 0 18
J. Snelling 5 4 28 0 16
J. Rodgers 2 2 19 0 11
M. Palmer 2 2 19 0 10
H. Douglas 1 1 3 0 3
R. Kelly 1 0 0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
M. Colston 11 7 81 1 23
R. Meachem 5 3 75 1 41
L. Moore 3 2 53 0 38
J. Graham 9 4 42 1 17
D. Henderson 5 3 30 0 12
D. Sproles 3 2 22 1 13
P. Thomas 2 2 4 0 3
Interceptions
  NO.
D. Robinson 1
D. Franks 1
Interceptions
  NO.
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
V. Walker 1.0 8.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
No sacks
Tackles
  TK AST
T. DeCoud 7 3
B. Grimes 5 2
M. Peterson 4 0
K. Biermann 3 1
D. Robinson 3 1
C. Lofton 3 6
W. Moore 2 4
P. Jerry 1 0
V. Walker 1 0
C. Peters 1 0
S. Weatherspoon 1 1
L. Sidbury 0 1
J. Abraham 0 1
R. Edwards 0 2
Tackles
  TK AST
J. Greer 7 2
S. Shanle 4 3
J. Vilma 4 4
J. Patrick 3 0
J. Dunbar 3 1
R. Harper 3 2
T. Porter 2 0
I. Abdul-Quddus 2 1
P. Robinson 2 1
R. Humber 2 2
M. Jenkins 1 0
J. Galette 1 1
J. Amaya 1 2
W. Smith 1 2
A. Franklin 0 1
M. Wilson 0 1
C. Jordan 0 2
S. Rogers 0 2
S. Ellis 0 3
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
J. Jones 1 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
No fumbles

Game Info

Date - Monday, December 26 2011 8:30PM
Location - Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Temperature - Dome
Head Official - Jeff Triplette
Attendance - 70086
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