Final

Saints 31

(6-2, 3-1 away)

Buccaneers 14

(2-6, 2-3 home)

Coverage: FOX

1:00 PM ET, November 5, 2006

Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL 

1 2 3 4 T
NO 14 3 14 031
TB 0 14 0 014

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 314 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: C. Williams (TB) - 12 CAR, 39 YDS

Receiving: M. Colston (NO) - 11 REC, 123 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNOTB
TD6:49Marques Colston 15 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 57 yds, 4:21
70
TD9:25Devery Henderson 52 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 2 plays, 48 yds, :52
140
SECOND QUARTERNOTB
FG0:48John Carney 46 Yd
Drive: 12 plays, 60 yds, 5:24
170
TD11:59Joey Galloway 44 Yd Pass From Bruce Gradkowski (Matt Bryant Kick)
Drive: 5 plays, 77 yds, 2:18
177
TD14:53Joey Galloway 17 Yd Pass From Bruce Gradkowski (Matt Bryant Kick)
Drive: 11 plays, 69 yds, 1:37
1714
THIRD QUARTERNOTB
TD9:01Deuce Mcallister 3 Yd Run (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 52 yds, 3:00
2414
TD14:27Devery Henderson 45 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 7 plays, 74 yds, 3:24
3114

Team Stat Comparison

 
New Orleans
Tampa Bay
1st Downs1911
3rd down efficiency
9-174-14
4th down efficiency
0-10-1
Total Yards363226
Yards per play5.44.3
Total Drives20
Passing314158
Comp-Att
24-3218-31
Yards per pass
9.85.1
Interceptions thrown
00
Sacks-Yards Lost
0-04-27
Rushing4968
Rushing Attempts
3518
Yards per rush
1.43.8
Penalties4-254-25
Turnovers01
Fumbles lost
01
Interceptions thrown
00
Possession37:2122:39
NO Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
D. Brees24/323149.8300-098.2
Team24/323149.8300-0--
TB Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
B. Gradkowski18/311856.0204-2745.7
Team18/311585.1204-27--
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. McAllister15322.117
D. Brees691.507
T. Copper188.008
M. Karney252.503
R. Bush11-5-0.503
Team35491.418
Tampa Bay Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Williams12393.3016
B. Gradkowski2126.008
E. Graham2126.008
M. Pittman133.003
M. Clayton122.002
Team18683.8016
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Colston1112311.2124
D. Henderson311137.0252
R. Bush4225.509
B. Miller11919.0019
M. Campbell2168.009
D. McAllister2126.0010
T. Copper11111.0011
Team2431413.1352
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
J. Galloway49724.3244
M. Clayton4389.5011
M. Pittman6274.5012
I. Hilliard11010.0010
A. Smith284.005
C. Williams155.005
Team1818510.3244
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
M. Lewis100
C. Grant001
Team101
Tampa Bay Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
B. Gradkowski310
I. Hilliard100
Team410
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Lewis23316.518
A. Lake188.08
Team34113.718
Tampa Bay Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Pittman37224.035
T. Cox11717.017
Team48922.335
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Lewis4348.526
R. Bush22010.020
Team6549.026
Tampa Bay Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
I. Hilliard3124.012
Team3124.012
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Carney1/1100.0464/47
Team1/1100.0464/47
Tampa Bay Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Bryant0/00.0--2/22
Team0/00.0--2/22
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
S. Weatherford624240.31154
Team624240.31154
Tampa Bay Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
J. Bidwell832740.90148
Team832740.90148
Attendance: 65,561