Final

Texans 27

(2-1, 1-1 away)

Saints 34

(2-2, 2-1 home)

Coverage: CBS

8:00 PM ET, August 25, 2012

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
HOU 14 10 0 327
NO 14 10 3 734

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERHOUNO
houTD11:03Ben Tate 1 Yd Run (Randy Bullock Kick) 70
houTD07:11Keshawn Martin 10 Yd Pass From Matt Schaub (Randy Bullock Kick) 140
noTD04:03Lance Moore 20 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 147
noTD03:54Junior Galette 16 Yd Fumble Return (John Kasay Kick) 1414
SECOND QUARTERHOUNO
noFG11:24Garrett Hartley 22 Yd 1417
houTD08:55Arian Foster 6 Yd Run (Randy Bullock Kick) 2117
houFG02:08Randy Bullock 33 Yd 2417
noTD00:15Jimmy Graham 8 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 2424
THIRD QUARTERHOUNO
noFG09:17Garrett Hartley 24 Yd 2427
FOURTH QUARTERHOUNO
houFG10:43Shayne Graham 53 Yd 2727
noTD03:38Joseph Morgan 4 Yd Pass From Chase Daniel (Garrett Hartley Kick) 2734

Team Stat Comparison

 
HOU
NO
1st Downs2027
Passing 1st downs
1316
Rushing 1st downs
58
1st downs from Penalties
23
3rd down efficiency
1-97-15
4th down efficiency
0-10-1
Total Plays5776
Total Yards309412
Yards per play5.45.4
Total Drives1313
Passing226261
Comp - Att
21-2929-44
Yards per pass
7.85.9
Interceptions thrown
00
Sacks - Yards Lost
6-401-8
Rushing83151
Rushing Attempts
2231
Yards per rush
3.84.9
Red Zone (Made-Att)3-42-4
Penalties5-748-57
Turnovers32
Fumbles lost
32
Interceptions thrown
00
Defensive / Special Teams TDs01
Possession28:4831:12
Houston Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
M. Schaub15/1819410.8101-7130.1
T. Yates6/11726.5005-3374.8
Team21/292267.8106-40--
New Orleans Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
D. Brees17/251797.2200-0115.2
C. Daniel11/17885.2101-897.2
S. Canfield1/221.0000-056.2
Team29/442615.9301-8--
Houston Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
A. Foster8324.0118
J. Grimes4225.5010
J. Forsett4205.007
B. Tate4102.518
K. Martin100.000
M. Schaub1-1-1.000
Team22833.8218
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Ivory8577.1020
J. Banyard7253.606
T. Cadet5204.008
M. Ingram6193.208
C. Daniel2189.0014
D. Brees11010.0010
K. Hall133.003
S. Canfield1-1-1.000
Team311514.9020
Houston Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
G. Graham49724.30444
A. Johnson23015.00195
O. Daniels22613.00162
J. Forsett22412.00132
J. Casey3237.70153
L. Jean11919.00191
J. Grimes2189.00123
K. Martin2126.01102
B. Tate199.0091
J. Iglesias188.0082
A. Foster100.0001
L. Brock000.0001
B. Johnson000.0001
Team2126612.714428
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
J. Graham34816.01296
L. Moore33812.71204
P. Thomas4358.80165
T. Cadet33110.30166
J. Morgan4297.31205
M. Colston22814.00183
D. Henderson22110.50143
M. Higgins2168.00112
G. Camarillo2157.5083
K. Hall273.5052
J. Collins133.0031
C. Roby000.0001
J. Banyard1-2-2.0003
Team292699.332944
Houston Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
K. Martin220
T. Holliday210
T. Yates100
D. Manning001
G. Quin001
Team532
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
J. Morgan110
C. Ivory110
S. Ellis001
W. Smith001
J. Galette001
Team223
Houston Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
J. Nading6500000
T. Dobbins5300000
E. Pleasant4400000
Q. Demps4400100
K. Jackson4300000
S. Keo4200000
M. Alexander3300020
T. Nolan3300000
S. Loiseau3300000
G. Quin3300200
J. Joseph3300000
M. King3200000
R. Carmichael3100000
W. Mercilus2211020
B. McCain2200000
J. Grimes2200000
J. Crick2100010
D. Manning2100100
E. Mitchell2100000
A. Smith2101000
H. Fangupo2100000
T. Jamison1100000
B. James1100100
S. McManis1100000
R. Butler1100000
P. Supernaw1100000
B. Reed1100000
W. Smith1100000
C. Barwin1100000
O. Gaither1100000
A. Ball0000100
D. Bryant0000010
Team735912660
New Orleans Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
P. Robinson5400100
C. Jordan5312010
R. Harper5000000
J. Casillas4200000
M. Jenkins4200100
J. Patrick3300000
B. Ruud3200000
K. Anderson3111110
I. Abdul-Quddus3100000
A. Hicks2211110
C. Parks2211010
M. Wilson2201000
J. Amaya2200000
C. White2200000
T. McBride2110000
E. Butler2100000
S. Shanle2101000
T. Walker1111010
B. Bunkley1101000
A. Daniels1100000
D. Robinson1100000
J. Bushrod1100000
B. Broughton1100000
L. Wilson1100000
J. Galette1100001
J. Evans1100000
W. Herring1000010
S. Ellis1000000
E. Mack0000110
N. Hixson0000100
W. Smith0000010
Team624069681
Houston Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
T. Holliday28542.5620
D. Hunter11010.0100
Team39531.7620
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
T. Cadet48320.8250
C. Roby13333.0330
C. Parks12828.0280
Team614424.0330
Houston Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
T. Holliday122.020
Team122.020
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
G. Camarillo188.080
Team188.080
Houston Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
R. Bullock1/1100.0333/36
S. Graham1/1100.0530/03
Team2/2100.0533/39
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
G. Hartley2/366.7243/39
J. Kasay0/00.0--1/11
Team2/366.7244/410
Houston Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
D. Jones418045.01162
Team418045.01162
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
T. Morstead310434.70140
Team310434.70140
Attendance: 72,082