Kansas City 27, New Orleans 24

Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 12:18
 TD  Saints 7 - Chiefs 0
Lance Moore 9 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
1st Quarter - 4:51
 FG  Saints 7 - Chiefs 3
Ryan Succop 25 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 14:55
 FG  Saints 10 - Chiefs 3
Garrett Hartley 40 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 4:41
 FG  Saints 10 - Chiefs 6
Ryan Succop 45 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 13:10
 TD  Saints 17 - Chiefs 6
Jimmy Graham 1 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:36
 TD  Saints 24 - Chiefs 6
Jed Collins 6 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:18
 TD  Saints 24 - Chiefs 13
Jamaal Charles 91 yd. run (Ryan Succop kick)
4th Quarter - 13:40
 FG  Saints 24 - Chiefs 16
Ryan Succop 34 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 9:11
 FG  Saints 24 - Chiefs 19
Ryan Succop 38 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 5:33
 S  Saints 24 - Chiefs 21
Drew Brees sacked in end zone by Justin Houston for a safety
4th Quarter - 0:03
 FG  Saints 24 - Chiefs 24
Ryan Succop 43 yd. field goal
Overtime - 6:27
 FG  Saints 24 - Chiefs 27
Ryan Succop 31 yd. field goal

Team Stats

  Chiefs Saints
First downs 27 14
Rushes-Yards 45-273 19-83
Passing Yards 237 205
Sacked-Yards lost 3-11 4-35
Return Yardage 167 137
Passing 26-44-1 20-36-1
Punts-Average 5-41.6 6-55.8
Fumbles-Lost 2-2 0-0
Penalties-Yards 6-40 4-45
Field Goals 6-6 1-2
Red Zone Efficiency 0-4-0% 3-4-75%
Goal To Go Efficiency 0-0-0% 3-3-100%
Time of Possession 42 : 32 26 : 01

Player Stats

Chiefs
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Cassel 26/44 248 0 1
Saints
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Brees 20/36 240 3 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
J. Charles 33 233 1 91
S. Draughn 7 22 0 7
P. Hillis 3 11 0 5
D. McCluster 1 5 0 5
M. Cassel 1 2 0 2
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
D. Sproles 7 62 0 47
M. Ingram 5 11 0 4
P. Thomas 6 11 0 5
D. Brees 1 -1 0 -1
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
D. Bowe 16 7 79 0 17
J. Charles 8 6 55 0 19
J. Baldwin 4 3 36 0 14
D. McCluster 4 3 28 0 20
S. Draughn 3 3 26 0 11
T. Moeaki 3 2 12 0 7
S. Maneri 1 1 10 0 10
S. Breaston 3 1 2 0 2
P. Hillis 1 0 0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
L. Moore 7 4 70 1 34
P. Thomas 6 4 55 0 27
D. Henderson 7 4 53 0 36
M. Colston 4 3 40 0 19
J. Graham 8 4 16 1 7
J. Collins 1 1 6 1 6
D. Sproles 3 0 0 0 0
Interceptions
  NO.
S. Routt 1
Interceptions
  NO.
J. Greer 1
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Houston 3.0 25.0
D. Johnson 1.0 10.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Galette 2.0 7.0
W. Smith 1.0 4.0
Tackles
  TK AST
D. Johnson 5 4
B. Flowers 4 1
S. Routt 4 1
J. Houston 3 1
E. Berry 3 5
J. Arenas 2 0
A. Elam 2 0
J. Belcher 2 2
T. Jackson 2 2
T. Daniels 1 0
R. Pitoitua 1 0
G. Dorsey 0 1
J. Powe 0 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
M. Cassel 1 1
D. McCluster 1 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
No fumbles

Game Info

Date - Sunday, September 23 2012 1:00PM
Location - Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Temperature - Dome
Head Official - Donald King
Attendance - 72226

NFL Boxscores

N.Y. Giants 
Carolina 
36
7
Tampa Bay 
Dallas 
10
16
St. Louis 
Chicago 
6
23
San Francisco 
Minnesota 
13
24
Detroit 
Tennessee 
41
44
Cincinnati 
Washington 
38
31
Kansas City 
New Orleans 
27
24
N.Y. Jets 
Miami 
23
20
Buffalo 
Cleveland 
24
14
Jacksonville 
Indianapolis 
22
17
Philadelphia 
Arizona 
6
27
Atlanta 
San Diego 
27
3
Houston 
Denver 
31
25
Pittsburgh 
Oakland 
31
34
New England 
Baltimore 
30
31
Green Bay 
Seattle 
12
14