Final

Panthers 33

(12-4, 4-4 away)

Saints 31

(8-8, 6-2 home)

Coverage: FOX

1:00 PM ET, December 28, 2008

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
CAR 6 17 7 333
NO 0 10 0 2131

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 386 YDS, 4 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: D. Williams (CAR) - 25 CAR, 178 YDS

Receiving: S. Smith (CAR) - 5 REC, 134 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERCARNO
FG08:01John Kasay 45 Yd 30
FG02:21John Kasay 26 Yd 60
SECOND QUARTERCARNO
FG12:35Garrett Hartley 21 Yd 63
FG06:56John Kasay 34 Yd 93
TD03:09Muhsin Muhammad 8 Yd Pass From Jake Delhomme (John Kasay Kick) 163
TD03:03Dante Wesley 12 Yd Fumble Return (John Kasay Kick) 233
TD00:40Marques Colston 26 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 2310
THIRD QUARTERCARNO
TD10:02Jonathan Stewart 2 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 3010
FOURTH QUARTERCARNO
TD14:48Robert Meachem 7 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 3017
TD05:33Lance Moore 9 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 3024
TD03:11Lance Moore 13 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 3031
FG00:01John Kasay 42 Yd 3331

Team Stat Comparison

 
Carolina
New Orleans
1st Downs2322
3rd down efficiency
6-127-13
4th down efficiency
0-01-1
Total Yards478417
Yards per play7.66.7
Total Drives22
Passing244367
Comp-Att
14-2030-49
Yards per pass
12.27.5
Interceptions thrown
01
Sacks-Yards Lost
1-62-19
Rushing23450
Rushing Attempts
4211
Yards per rush
5.64.5
Penalties5-307-48
Turnovers02
Fumbles lost
01
Interceptions thrown
01
Possession36:5523:05
CAR Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
J. Delhomme14/2025012.5101-693.1
Team14/2024412.2101-6--
NO Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
D. Brees30/493867.9412-1961.2
Team30/493677.5412-19--
Carolina Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Williams251787.1030
J. Stewart17563.3116
Team422345.6130
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. McAllister8405.0011
M. Bell3103.305
Team11504.5011
Carolina Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
S. Smith513426.8054
M. Muhammad77911.3128
D. Hackett23718.5030
Team1425017.9154
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Colston712317.6126
L. Moore89111.4220
B. Miller35618.7021
D. McAllister5418.2020
R. Meachem33612.0115
D. Henderson22914.5019
M. Karney177.007
B. Ortega133.003
Team3038612.9426
Carolina Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
D. Wesley001
Team001
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
S. Green110
Team110
Carolina Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
C. Harris1160
Team1160
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Carolina Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Jones511222.427
Team511222.427
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
S. Green37324.342
Team37324.342
Carolina Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
S. Smith11010.010
M. Jones133.03
Team2136.510
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
Carolina Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Kasay4/580.0453/315
Team4/580.0453/315
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
G. Hartley1/1100.0214/47
Team1/1100.0214/47
Carolina Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
J. Baker24824.00127
Team24824.00127
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
G. Pakulak316454.71061
Team316454.71061
Attendance: 69,999