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Rams at Saints
26-
Final
23
Final
recap
Summary
Box
2 3 4 OT Total
LAR 10 7 6 3 26
NO 0 7 3 0 23
Recent updates
11:47 Greg Zuerlein 57 yard field goal attempt is GOOD.
11:47 Saints timeout.
11:53 Jared Goff incomplete pass to the left intended for Brandin Cooks.
Stat leaders
Los Angeles
Passing
J. Goff
297 yards, 1 TD
Rushing
C. Anderson
16 rush, 44 yards
Receiving
B. Cooks
7 rec, 107 yards, 0 TD
New Orleans
Passing
D. Brees
249 yards, 2 TD
Rushing
M. Ingram
9 rush, 31 yards
Receiving
A. Kamara
11 rec, 96 yards, 0 TD
Scoring summary
1st quarter NO LAR
Saints Field Goal Attempt, 10:04 Wil Lutz 37 yd FG 3 0
Saints Field Goal Attempt, 7:06 Wil Lutz 29 yd FG 6 0
Saints Passing TD, 1:35 Garrett Griffin 5 yd pass from Drew Brees (Wil Lutz kick) 13 0
2nd quarter NO LAR
Rams Field Goal Attempt, 9:45 Greg Zuerlein 36 yd FG 13 3
Rams Rushing TD, 0:23 Todd Gurley II 6 yd run (Greg Zuerlein kick) 13 10
3rd quarter NO LAR
Saints Passing TD, 8:34 Taysom Hill 2 yd pass from Drew Brees (Wil Lutz kick) 20 10
Rams Passing TD, 3:06 Tyler Higbee 1 yd pass from Jared Goff (Greg Zuerlein kick) 20 17
4th quarter NO LAR
Rams Field Goal Attempt, 5:03 Greg Zuerlein 24 yd FG 20 20
Saints Field Goal Attempt, 1:41 Wil Lutz 31 yd FG 23 20
Rams Field Goal Attempt, 0:15 Greg Zuerlein 48 yd FG 23 23
5 quarter NO LAR
Rams Field Goal Attempt, 0:00 Greg Zuerlein 57 yd FG 23 26
Rams
Saints
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
J. Goff 25 40 297 1 1
J. Hekker 1 1 12 0 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
C. Anderso... 16 44 0 8
J. Reynold... 1 16 0 16
T. Gurley ... 4 10 1 6
J. Goff 3 10 0 7
R. Woods 2 -3 0 1
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
B. Cooks 7 107 0 36
R. Woods 6 33 0 16
J. Reynold... 4 74 0 33
T. Higbee 4 25 1 12
G. Everett 2 50 0 39
S. Shields 1 12 0 12
C. Anderso... 1 5 0 5
T. Gurley ... 1 3 0 3
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
D. Brees 26 40 249 2 1
T. Hill 0 1 0 0 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
M. Ingram 9 31 0 16
A. Kamara 8 15 0 6
Z. Line 1 4 0 4
T. Hill 1 0 0 0
D. Brees 2 -2 0 -1
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
A. Kamara 11 96 0 21
M. Thomas 4 36 0 19
T. Ginn Jr... 3 58 0 43
G. Griffin 2 12 1 7
M. Ingram 2 6 0 3
J. Hill 1 24 0 24
T. Smith 1 10 0 10
A. Carr 1 5 0 5
T. Hill 1 2 1 2
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