Final

Falcons 16

(9-6, 4-4 away)

Saints 45

(12-3, 7-0 home)

Coverage: ESPN

8:30 PM ET, December 26, 2011

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
ATL 10 0 3 316
NO 7 14 10 1445

Top Performers

Passing: M. Ryan (ATL) - 373 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: D. Sproles (NO) - 5 CAR, 67 YDS

Receiving: J. Jones (ATL) - 8 REC, 128 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERATLNO
atlFG08:53Matt Bryant 34 Yd 30
noTD05:25Pierre Thomas 4 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 37
atlTD01:31Julio Jones 21 Yd Pass From Matt Ryan (Matt Bryant Kick) 107
SECOND QUARTERATLNO
noTD12:32Marques Colston 8 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1014
noTD00:24Jimmy Graham 9 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1021
THIRD QUARTERATLNO
noTD08:28Robert Meachem 24 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1028
atlFG04:41Matt Bryant 51 Yd 1328
noFG03:04John Kasay 29 Yd 1331
FOURTH QUARTERATLNO
atlFG12:43Matt Bryant 30 Yd 1631
noTD11:09Malcolm Jenkins 30 Yd Fumble Return (John Kasay Kick) 1638
noTD02:51Darren Sproles 9 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Kasay Kick) 1645

Team Stat Comparison

 
ATL
NO
1st Downs2326
Passing 1st downs
2117
Rushing 1st downs
17
1st downs from Penalties
12
3rd down efficiency
8-1710-13
4th down efficiency
0-30-0
Total Plays7563
Total Yards469463
Yards per play6.37.3
Total Drives1210
Passing434299
Comp - Att
40-6123-39
Yards per pass
7.17.7
Interceptions thrown
02
Sacks - Yards Lost
0-01-8
Rushing35164
Rushing Attempts
1423
Yards per rush
2.57.1
Red Zone (Made-Att)0-34-6
Penalties7-574-46
Turnovers12
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
02
Defensive / Special Teams TDs01
Possession33:1926:41
Atlanta Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
M. Ryan34/523737.2100-078.392.9
C. Redman6/9616.8000-085.585.9
Team40/614347.1100-0----
New Orleans Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
D. Brees23/393077.9421-888.396.8
Team23/392997.7421-8----
Atlanta Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
M. Turner11393.507
J. Rodgers1-1-1.000
M. Ryan2-3-1.502
Team14352.507
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Sproles56713.4036
P. Thomas9535.9112
C. Ivory8354.4011
D. Brees199.009
Team231647.1136
Atlanta Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
J. Jones812816.014014
R. White1112711.502616
T. Gonzalez5418.2099
M. Turner4369.00124
E. Weems33311.00184
J. Snelling4287.00165
M. Palmer2199.50102
J. Rodgers2199.50112
H. Douglas133.0031
R. Kelly000.0001
Team4043410.914058
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
M. Colston78111.612311
R. Meachem37525.01415
L. Moore25326.50383
J. Graham44210.51179
D. Henderson33010.00125
D. Sproles22211.01133
P. Thomas242.0032
Team2330713.344138
Atlanta Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
J. Jones110
Team110
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
M. Jenkins001
Team001
Atlanta Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
D. Robinson1140
D. Franks100
Team2140
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Atlanta Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
T. DeCoud10700100
C. Lofton9301000
B. Grimes7500200
W. Moore6200400
M. Peterson4400000
D. Robinson4300100
K. Biermann4300010
S. Weatherspoon2100000
R. Edwards2000000
V. Walker1111010
E. Weems1100000
J. Sanders1100000
C. Peters1100000
P. Jerry1100000
C. Owens1100000
A. Dent1100000
J. Abraham1000000
L. Sidbury1000000
D. Franks0000200
Team5735121020
New Orleans Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
J. Greer9701100
J. Vilma8400000
S. Shanle7400100
R. Harper5300010
I. Abdul-Quddus4300000
J. Dunbar4300200
R. Humber4200000
J. Patrick3300000
P. Robinson3200100
W. Smith3100010
J. Amaya3100000
S. Ellis3000000
T. Porter2200100
J. Galette2100020
S. Rogers2000020
C. Jordan2000100
M. Jenkins1100201
J. Collins1100000
M. Wilson1000010
A. Franklin1000000
Team683801971
Atlanta Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
E. Weems12727.0270
Team12727.0270
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles414736.8920
Team414736.8920
Atlanta Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Bryant3/3100.0511/110
Team3/3100.0511/110
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Kasay1/1100.0296/69
Team1/1100.0296/69
Atlanta Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Bosher315050.01156
Team315050.01156
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
T. Morstead210452.00059
Team210452.00059
Attendance: 73,084