Houston 27, New Orleans 34

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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 11:03
 TD  Saints 0 - Texans 7
Ben Tate 1 yd. run (Randy Bullock kick)
1st Quarter - 7:11
 TD  Saints 0 - Texans 14
Keshawn Martin 10 yd. pass from Matt Schaub (Randy Bullock kick)
1st Quarter - 4:03
 TD  Saints 7 - Texans 14
Lance Moore 20 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
1st Quarter - 3:54
 TD  Saints 14 - Texans 14
Junior Galette 16 yd. fumble recovery (John Kasay kick)
2nd Quarter - 11:24
 FG  Saints 17 - Texans 14
Garrett Hartley 22 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 8:55
 TD  Saints 17 - Texans 21
Arian Foster 6 yd. run (Randy Bullock kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:08
 FG  Saints 17 - Texans 24
Randy Bullock 33 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:15
 TD  Saints 24 - Texans 24
Jimmy Graham 8 yd. pass from Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley kick)
3rd Quarter - 9:17
 FG  Saints 27 - Texans 24
Garrett Hartley 24 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 10:43
 FG  Saints 27 - Texans 27
Shayne Graham 53 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 3:38
 TD  Saints 34 - Texans 27
Joseph Morgan 4 yd. pass from Chase Daniel (Garrett Hartley kick)

Team Stats

  Texans Saints
First downs 20 27
Rushes-Yards 22-83 31-151
Passing Yards 226 261
Sacked-Yards lost 6-40 1-8
Return Yardage 97 152
Passing 21-29-0 29-44-0
Punts-Average 4-45.0 3-34.7
Fumbles-Lost 5-3 2-2
Penalties-Yards 5-74 8-57
Field Goals 2-2 2-3
Red Zone Efficiency 3-4-75% 2-4-50%
Goal To Go Efficiency 2-2-100% 1-2-50%
Time of Possession 28 : 48 31 : 12

Player Stats

Texans
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Schaub 15/18 194 1 0
T. Yates 6/11 72 0 0
Saints
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Brees 17/25 179 2 0
C. Daniel 11/17 88 1 0
S. Canfield 1/2 2 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
A. Foster 8 32 1 18
J. Grimes 4 22 0 10
J. Forsett 4 20 0 7
B. Tate 4 10 1 8
K. Martin 1 0 0 0
M. Schaub 1 -1 0 -1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
C. Ivory 8 57 0 20
J. Banyard 7 25 0 6
T. Cadet 5 20 0 8
M. Ingram 6 19 0 8
C. Daniel 2 18 0 14
D. Brees 1 10 0 10
K. Hall 1 3 0 3
S. Canfield 1 -1 0 -1
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
G. Graham 4 4 97 0 44
A. Johnson 5 2 30 0 19
O. Daniels 2 2 26 0 16
J. Forsett 2 2 24 0 13
J. Casey 3 3 23 0 15
L. Jean 1 1 19 0 19
J. Grimes 3 2 18 0 12
K. Martin 2 2 12 1 10
B. Tate 1 1 9 0 9
J. Iglesias 2 1 8 0 8
A. Foster 1 1 0 0 0
L. Brock 1 0 0 0 0
B. Johnson 1 0 0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
J. Graham 6 3 48 1 29
L. Moore 4 3 38 1 20
P. Thomas 5 4 35 0 16
T. Cadet 6 3 31 0 16
J. Morgan 5 4 29 1 20
M. Colston 3 2 28 0 18
D. Henderson 3 2 21 0 14
M. Higgins 2 2 16 0 11
G. Camarillo 3 2 15 0 8
K. Hall 2 2 7 0 5
J. Collins 1 1 3 0 3
C. Roby 1 0 0 0 0
J. Banyard 3 1 -2 0 -2
Interceptions
  NO.
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO.
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
W. Mercilus 1.0 8.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
T. McBride 1.0 9.0
A. Hicks 1.0 8.0
K. Anderson 1.0 7.0
C. Parks 1.0 7.0
C. Jordan 1.0 7.0
T. Walker 1.0 2.0
Tackles
  TK AST
J. Nading 5 1
T. Nolan 3 0
S. Loiseau 3 0
J. Joseph 3 0
Q. Demps 3 0
M. Alexander 3 0
G. Quin 3 0
E. Pleasant 3 0
K. Jackson 3 1
T. Dobbins 3 2
B. McCain 2 0
W. Mercilus 2 0
M. King 2 1
T. Jamison 1 0
C. Barwin 1 0
B. James 1 0
O. Gaither 1 0
B. Reed 1 0
J. Crick 1 1
D. Manning 1 1
H. Fangupo 1 1
A. Smith 1 1
E. Mitchell 1 1
R. Carmichael 1 2
S. Keo 1 2
Tackles
  TK AST
P. Robinson 4 1
J. Patrick 3 0
C. Jordan 3 2
J. Amaya 2 0
C. White 2 0
C. Parks 2 0
A. Hicks 2 0
B. Ruud 2 1
J. Casillas 2 2
M. Jenkins 2 2
A. Daniels 1 0
B. Broughton 1 0
L. Wilson 1 0
B. Bunkley 1 0
T. Walker 1 0
M. Wilson 1 0
D. Robinson 1 0
S. Shanle 1 1
T. McBride 1 1
E. Butler 1 1
K. Anderson 1 2
W. Herring 0 1
S. Ellis 0 1
I. Abdul-Quddus 0 2
R. Harper 0 5
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
K. Martin 2 2
T. Holliday 2 1
T. Yates 1 0
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
C. Ivory 1 1
J. Morgan 1 1

Game Info

Date - Saturday, August 25 2012 8:00PM
Location - Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Temperature - Dome
Head Official - Donald King
Attendance - 72082

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