Final

Saints 31

(6-3, 3-2 away)

Steelers 38

(3-6, 3-2 home)

Coverage: FOX

4:15 PM ET, November 12, 2006

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA 

1 2 3 4 T
NO 7 17 0 731
PIT 14 3 7 1438

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 398 YDS, 1 TD

Rushing: W. Parker (PIT) - 22 CAR, 213 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: M. Colston (NO) - 10 REC, 169 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNOPIT
TD3:04Hines Ward 37 Yd Pass From Ben Roethlisberger (Jeff Reed Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 50 yds, 3:04
07
TD8:11Heath Miller 2 Yd Pass From Ben Roethlisberger (Jeff Reed Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 32 yds, 4:23
014
TD14:17Terrance Copper 3 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 12 plays, 52 yds, 6:06
714
SECOND QUARTERNOPIT
FG6:38John Carney 20 Yd
Drive: 12 plays, 78 yds, 5:04
1014
TD12:38Reggie Bush 15 Yd Run (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 71 yds, 3:47
1714
FG13:40Jeff Reed 32 Yd
Drive: 7 plays, 51 yds, 1:02
1717
TD14:40Deuce Mcallister 4 Yd Run (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 5 plays, 72 yds, 1:00
2417
THIRD QUARTERNOPIT
TD8:05Cedrick Wilson 38 Yd Pass From Ben Roethlisberger (Jeff Reed Kick)
Drive: 1 plays, 38 yds, :08
2424
FOURTH QUARTERNOPIT
TD0:05Willie Parker 3 Yd Run (Jeff Reed Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 78 yds, 3:34
2431
TD5:05Willie Parker 4 Yd Run (Jeff Reed Kick)
Drive: 3 plays, 80 yds, :55
2438
TD6:55Deuce Mcallister 4 Yd Fumble Return (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 64 yds, 1:50
3138

Team Stat Comparison

 
New Orleans
Pittsburgh
1st Downs2919
3rd down efficiency
10-167-12
4th down efficiency
1-10-0
Total Yards513467
Yards per play6.78.3
Total Drives43
Passing393250
Comp-Att
31-4717-28
Yards per pass
8.48.9
Interceptions thrown
00
Sacks-Yards Lost
1-52-14
Rushing120217
Rushing Attempts
2926
Yards per rush
4.18.3
Penalties3-255-34
Turnovers30
Fumbles lost
30
Interceptions thrown
00
Possession33:0126:59
NO Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
D. Brees31/473988.5101-588.4
Team31/473938.4101-5--
PIT Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
B. Roethlisberger17/282649.4302-1484.2
Team17/282508.9302-14--
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. McAllister14564.017
R. Bush10494.9115
D. Brees4143.506
M. Karney111.001
Team291204.1315
Pittsburgh Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
W. Parker222139.7276
N. Davenport231.502
B. Roethlisberger210.502
Team262178.3276
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Colston1016916.9029
T. Copper69215.3132
A. Stecker37826.0048
R. Bush7405.7013
M. Karney284.004
M. Campbell155.005
B. Miller144.004
D. McAllister122.002
Team3139812.8148
Pittsburgh Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
H. Ward58617.2137
S. Holmes25728.5046
C. Wilson24723.5138
H. Miller33010.0122
N. Washington22814.0022
W. Parker2126.0013
N. Davenport144.004
Team1726415.5346
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
R. Bush110
T. Copper110
B. Miller110
D. Brees100
J. Faine100
Team530
Pittsburgh Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
S. Morey100
B. Keisel001
R. Clark002
Team103
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Lewis411228.043
J. Jones23618.019
M. Karney11010.010
Team715822.643
Pittsburgh Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
N. Davenport49724.340
S. Morey23819.023
Team613522.540
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
R. Bush177.07
Team177.07
Pittsburgh Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Carney1/250.0204/47
Team1/250.0204/47
Pittsburgh Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Reed1/250.0325/58
Team1/250.0325/58
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
S. Weatherford27939.51140
Team27939.51140
Pittsburgh Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Gardocki39933.00138
Team39933.00138
Attendance: 61,911