Final

Saints 32

(13-3, 5-3 away)

49ers 36

(13-3, 7-1 home)

Coverage: FOX

4:30 PM ET, January 14, 2012

Candlestick Park, San Francisco, CA 

1 2 3 4 T
NO 0 14 0 1832
SF 14 3 3 1636

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 462 YDS, 4 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: F. Gore (SF) - 13 CAR, 89 YDS

Receiving: V. Davis (SF) - 7 REC, 180 YDS, 2 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNOSF
sfTD02:08Vernon Davis 49 Yd Pass From Alex Smith (David Akers Kick) 07
sfTD00:41Michael Crabtree 4 Yd Pass From Alex Smith (David Akers Kick) 014
SECOND QUARTERNOSF
sfFG14:12David Akers 25 Yd 017
noTD09:32Jimmy Graham 14 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 717
noTD04:09Marques Colston 25 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1417
THIRD QUARTERNOSF
sfFG10:36David Akers 41 Yd 1420
FOURTH QUARTERNOSF
noFG13:08John Kasay 48 Yd 1720
sfFG07:36David Akers 37 Yd 1723
noTD04:02Darren Sproles 44 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 2423
sfTD02:11Alex Smith 28 Yd Run (Two-Point Run Conversion Failed) 2429
noTD01:37Jimmy Graham 66 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Drew Brees Pass To Darren Sproles For Two-Point Conversion) 3229
sfTD00:09Vernon Davis 14 Yd Pass From Alex Smith (David Akers Kick) 3236

Team Stat Comparison

 
NO
SF
1st Downs2617
Passing 1st downs
2311
Rushing 1st downs
26
1st downs from Penalties
10
3rd down efficiency
5-144-15
4th down efficiency
0-00-0
Total Plays8068
Total Yards472407
Yards per play5.96.0
Total Drives1516
Passing435264
Comp - Att
40-6324-42
Yards per pass
6.96.3
Interceptions thrown
20
Sacks - Yards Lost
3-274-35
Rushing37143
Rushing Attempts
1422
Yards per rush
2.66.5
Red Zone (Made-Att)1-22-4
Penalties0-03-33
Turnovers51
Fumbles lost
31
Interceptions thrown
20
Defensive / Special Teams TDs00
Possession31:2028:40
New Orleans Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
D. Brees40/634627.3423-2769.093.5
Team40/634356.9423-27----
San Francisco Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
A. Smith24/422997.1304-3558.1103.2
Team24/422646.3304-35----
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Ivory9232.607
P. Thomas166.006
D. Brees155.005
D. Sproles331.002
Team14372.607
San Francisco Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
F. Gore13896.8042
A. Smith12828.0128
K. Hunter6233.8011
T. Ginn Jr.133.003
A. Dixon100.000
Team221436.5142
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
M. Colston913615.113112
D. Sproles151187.914419
J. Graham510320.62668
D. Henderson44912.30198
R. Meachem3196.3084
A. Arrington11414.00146
M. Higgins11010.00102
J. Collins188.0082
P. Thomas155.0051
Team4046211.646662
San Francisco Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
V. Davis718025.724910
F. Gore7385.40117
M. Crabtree4256.31911
B. Miller11616.00161
K. Hunter11313.00131
K. Williams2126.0066
T. Ginn Jr.11111.00113
J. Peelle144.0041
B. Swain000.0001
Team2429912.534941
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
P. Thomas110
C. Roby110
D. Sproles110
J. Vilma001
Team331
San Francisco Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
A. Smith210
F. Gore100
B. Costanzo001
C. Jones001
P. Willis001
Team313
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
San Francisco Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
D. Goldson1410
T. Brown100
Team2410
New Orleans Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
M. Jenkins8811110
R. Harper871.50120
C. Jordan6601110
P. Robinson4400000
J. Dunbar4401000
T. Porter4400000
J. Vilma4301000
S. Shanle4200000
K. Hall3300000
M. Wilson321.50010
I. Abdul-Quddus2201000
J. Charleston2200000
S. Ellis2100000
D. Henderson1100000
J. Evans1100000
J. Greer1100100
S. Rogers1100010
P. Thomas1100000
C. Roby1100000
W. Smith1100010
J. Casillas1100000
T. Johnson1000000
Team635645470
San Francisco Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
D. Goldson111100200
N. Bowman111000000
P. Willis8800000
D. Whitner5400000
A. Brooks4312110
C. Culliver4300000
T. Brown4300200
A. Smith3312040
C. Spillman3300000
J. Smith3211050
C. Rogers2200300
C. Jones2200000
R. Smith1100100
T. Gooden1100000
P. Haralson1100100
B. Costanzo1100000
M. Williams1100000
A. Smith1100000
B. Miller1000000
R. Jean Francois0000110
Team67603511110
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
C. Roby3237.7170
D. Sproles23819.0220
Team55911.8220
San Francisco Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
K. Hunter12525.0250
K. Williams12020.0200
Team24522.5250
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles3299.7130
Team3299.7130
San Francisco Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
T. Ginn Jr.22311.5160
K. Williams166.060
Team3299.7160
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Kasay1/1100.0483/36
Team1/1100.0483/36
San Francisco Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
D. Akers3/3100.0413/312
Team3/3100.0413/312
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
T. Morstead522745.40260
Team522745.40260
San Francisco Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Lee839649.51463
Team839649.51463
Attendance: 69,732