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NFL:
Saints at Rams
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Box
1 2 3 4 Total
LAR 0 3 - - 3
NO 13 0 - - 13
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8:15 Thomas Morstead punts for 48 yards to LAR22. No return.
8:20 Drew Brees incomplete pass to the left intended for Alvin Kamara.
9:02 Drew Brees pass to the right to Garrett Griffin for 7 yards to the NO30. Tackled by Michael Brockers.
Stat leaders
Los Angeles
Passing
J. Goff
33 yards, 0 TD
Rushing
C. Anderson
4 rush, 17 yards
Receiving
R. Woods
3 rec, 7 yards, 0 TD
New Orleans
Passing
D. Brees
118 yards, 1 TD
Rushing
M. Ingram
3 rush, 8 yards
Receiving
A. Kamara
4 rec, 46 yards, 0 TD
Rams
Saints
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
J. Goff 7 11 33 0 1
J. Hekker 1 1 12 0 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
C. Anderso... 4 17 0 8
J. Goff 1 7 0 7
T. Gurley ... 2 -2 0 2
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
R. Woods 3 7 0 7
S. Shields 1 12 0 12
G. Everett 1 11 0 11
T. Higbee 1 6 0 6
C. Anderso... 1 5 0 5
B. Cooks 1 4 0 4
T. Gurley ... 0 0 0 0
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
D. Brees 11 17 118 1 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
M. Ingram 3 8 0 9
A. Kamara 4 4 0 2
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
A. Kamara 4 46 0 21
M. Thomas 3 27 0 19
G. Griffin 2 12 1 7
J. Hill 1 24 0 24
T. Ginn Jr... 1 9 0 9
D. Arnold 0 0 0 0
T. Smith 0 0 0 0
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