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FIRST QUARTER

New Orleans: McAllister 4 run (Carney kick), 5:23.

Carolina: S. Smith 33 pass from Delhomme (Kasay kick), :37.

SECOND QUARTER

New Orleans: McAllister 2 run (Carney kick)

THIRD QUARTER

New Orleans: FG Carney 29, 4:31. Drive: 7 plays, 17 yards, 3:26.

Carolina: S. Davis 1 run (Kasay kick), :21.

FOURTH QUARTER

New Orleans: FG Carney 48, 11:56.

Carolina: FG Kasay 39, 6:17.

Carolina: FG Kasay 46, 1:04.

New Orleans: FG Carney 47, :03.

Attendance: 72,920.

First Downs 2120Total Net Yards 291350Rushes-Yards 33-10125-141Passing 190209Punt Returns 1-000-00Kickoff Returns 4-755-76Interceptions Ret. 2-160-00Comp-Att-Int 18-24-019-31-2Sacked-Yards Lost 1-21-3Punts 2-43.51-35.0Fumbles-Lost 3-23-2Penalties-Yards 9-7411-84Time Of Possession 32:3627:24 RUSHING

New Orleans: McAllister 26-64, Brooks 3-32, Stecker 1-3, A. Smith 3-2.

Carolina: S. Davis 13-81, Foster 9-41, Delhomme 2-17, Goings 1-2.

PASSING

New Orleans: Brooks 18-24-0-192.

Carolina: 19-31-2-212.

RECEIVING

New Orleans: Conwell 6-71, Horn 5-66, Stallworth 4-47, McAllister 2-5, Hilton 1-3.

Carolina: S. Smith 8-138, Foster 3-15, Mangum 2-22, Goings 2-15, Colbert 2-11, Hoover 2-11.

MISSED FIELD GOALS

None