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Live updates from Sunday's NFC championship game between Los Angeles and New Orleans.
NFL:
Rams at Saints
0:59
10-
5:07, 3rd quarter
20
5:07, 3rd quarter
live
Box
1 2 3 4 Total
LAR 0 10 0 - 10
NO 13 0 7 - 20
Recent updates
5:16 Jared Goff pass to the left to Brandin Cooks for 25 yards to the NO17. Tackled by Vonn Bell.
5:39 Penalty: Offside on Saints (Vonn Bell) 5 yards.
6:19 C.J. Anderson rush to the left for 1 yard to the NO48. Tackled by P.J. Williams.
Stat leaders
Los Angeles
Passing
J. Goff
161 yards, 0 TD
Rushing
C. Anderson
9 rush, 34 yards
Receiving
B. Cooks
6 rec, 100 yards, 0 TD
New Orleans
Passing
D. Brees
168 yards, 2 TD
Rushing
M. Ingram
6 rush, 33 yards
Receiving
A. Kamara
10 rec, 88 yards, 0 TD
Rams
Saints
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
J. Goff 16 26 161 0 1
J. Hekker 1 1 12 0 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
C. Anderso... 9 34 0 8
J. Goff 1 7 0 7
T. Gurley ... 3 4 1 6
R. Woods 1 -4 0 -4
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
B. Cooks 6 100 0 36
R. Woods 5 17 0 7
J. Reynold... 2 22 0 13
S. Shields 1 12 0 12
G. Everett 1 11 0 11
T. Higbee 1 6 0 6
C. Anderso... 1 5 0 5
T. Gurley ... 0 0 0 0
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
D. Brees 19 26 168 2 0
T. Hill 0 1 0 0 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
M. Ingram 6 33 0 16
A. Kamara 6 12 0 6
Z. Line 1 4 0 4
D. Brees 1 -1 0 -1
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
A. Kamara 10 88 0 21
M. Thomas 3 27 0 19
T. Ginn Jr... 2 15 0 9
G. Griffin 2 12 1 7
J. Hill 1 24 0 24
T. Hill 1 2 1 2
D. Arnold 0 0 0 0
T. Smith 0 0 0 0
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