Final

Saints 42

(11-3, 5-3 away)

Vikings 20

(2-12, 1-6 home)

Coverage: FOX

1:00 PM ET, December 18, 2011

Mall of America Field, Minneapolis, MN 

1 2 3 4 T
NO 7 14 14 742
MIN 3 10 0 720

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 412 YDS, 5 TD

Rushing: C. Ivory (NO) - 18 CAR, 74 YDS

Receiving: L. Moore (NO) - 5 REC, 91 YDS, 2 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNOMIN
minFG12:20Ryan Longwell 44 Yd 03
noTD02:51Lance Moore 5 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 73
SECOND QUARTERNOMIN
minFG13:13Ryan Longwell 49 Yd 76
noTD10:04Jimmy Graham 1 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 146
minTD06:59Toby Gerhart 10 Yd Pass From Christian Ponder (Ryan Longwell Kick) 1413
noTD01:33Darren Sproles 13 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 2113
THIRD QUARTERNOMIN
noTD12:15John Gilmore 2 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 2813
noTD10:18Lance Moore 47 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 3513
FOURTH QUARTERNOMIN
noTD12:50Pierre Thomas 1 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 4213
minTD05:12Toby Gerhart 16 Yd Pass From Christian Ponder (Ryan Longwell Kick) 4220

Team Stat Comparison

 
NO
MIN
1st Downs3612
Passing 1st downs
237
Rushing 1st downs
94
1st downs from Penalties
41
3rd down efficiency
8-114-14
4th down efficiency
0-10-1
Total Plays7954
Total Yards573207
Yards per play7.33.8
Total Drives1212
Passing412102
Comp - Att
32-4114-32
Yards per pass
10.03.2
Interceptions thrown
01
Sacks - Yards Lost
0-04-18
Rushing161105
Rushing Attempts
3818
Yards per rush
4.25.8
Red Zone (Made-Att)5-52-2
Penalties6-658-84
Turnovers21
Fumbles lost
20
Interceptions thrown
01
Defensive / Special Teams TDs00
Possession38:4921:11
New Orleans Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
D. Brees32/4041210.3500-0149.2
C. Daniel0/100.0000-039.6
Team32/4141210.0500-0--
Minnesota Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
C. Ponder14/311203.9214-1863.9
J. Webb0/100.0000-039.6
Team14/321023.2214-18--
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Ivory18744.1012
P. Thomas8445.5110
D. Sproles8334.1014
D. Brees242.004
R. Meachem144.004
J. Collins122.002
Team381614.2114
Minnesota Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
A. Peterson10606.0039
C. Ponder33411.3015
T. Gerhart2126.009
J. Webb200.003
P. Harvin1-1-1.000
Team181055.8039
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
M. Colston89111.40259
L. Moore59118.22476
D. Sproles57915.81396
J. Graham77010.011810
P. Thomas24120.50252
R. Meachem22211.00134
J. Collins11212.00121
D. Henderson144.0042
J. Gilmore122.0121
Team3241212.954741
Minnesota Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
T. Gerhart44611.52164
D. Aromashodu22914.50157
K. Rudolph2157.5082
E. Arceneaux11010.00102
P. Harvin382.7057
L. Booker177.0071
G. Camarillo155.0053
A. Peterson000.0001
J. Webb000.0002
J. Kleinsasser000.0001
V. Shiancoe000.0001
Team141208.621631
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
D. Brees110
J. Graham110
Team220
Minnesota Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
E. Griffen001
M. Raymond001
Team002
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
P. Robinson100
Team100
Minnesota Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
New Orleans Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
J. Greer4300000
R. Harper3311010
J. Vilma3200000
S. Ellis3100000
T. Johnson2211020
J. Galette2211010
R. Humber2200010
J. Dunbar2200100
M. Jenkins2200000
P. Robinson2101300
J. Patrick2100000
J. Charleston1111010
S. Shanle1100000
S. Rogers1100000
W. Herring1100000
C. Roby1100000
D. Brees1100000
C. Jordan1101000
M. Wilson1100010
W. Smith1101000
J. Amaya1100000
P. Thomas1100000
I. Abdul-Quddus0000100
Team383247570
Minnesota Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
C. Greenway12500000
E. Henderson11901010
J. Sanford9700000
E. Henderson9400000
B. Robison6200000
M. Sherels5400000
B. Sapp4300100
B. Burton4300000
L. Guion3200000
M. Raymond3200100
R. Ayodele3000000
A. Allen2200000
J. Allen2100010
F. Evans2100000
K. Onatolu2100000
E. Frampton2100000
M. Katula1100000
E. Griffen1100000
L. Booker1100000
J. Page1000000
R. D'Imperio1000000
K. Williams1000000
C. Ballard1000000
Team865001220
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles37525.0260
P. Thomas11515.0150
J. Graham100.000
Team49022.5260
Minnesota Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
P. Harvin12828.0280
Team12828.0280
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles34515.0240
Team34515.0240
Minnesota Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
Team000.000
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Kasay0/10.0--6/66
Team0/10.0--6/66
Minnesota Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
R. Longwell2/2100.0492/28
Team2/2100.0492/28
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
T. Morstead15151.00051
Team15151.00051
Minnesota Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Kluwe733748.10359
Team733748.10359
Attendance: 62,623