Week 16: Houston at New Orleans

December 16, 2040
70°
New Orleans Stadium (New Orleans, LA) Attendance: 62,993 (82%)
Houston 3 3 3 0 - 9
New Orleans 0 16 3 9 - 28

Scoring Summary

(Qtr 1) Houston: 4-4-NOS 4 (3:10) 6-Pat Sumerall 21 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 0 HOU 3
(Qtr 2) New Orleans: 2-6-HOU 6 (13:39) 25-James Parker ran to HOU 0 for 6 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 3-Michael Freshour. NOS 7 HOU 3
(Qtr 2) New Orleans: 2-12-HOU 10 (12:57) 1-Bob Davis sacked at HOU -1 for -11 yards (92-Jeremiah Robertson). Sack allowed by 64-Jack Miller. SAFETY! (92-Jeremiah Robertson) NOS 9 HOU 3
(Qtr 2) New Orleans: 3-7-HOU 7 (4:15) 29-Alfredo Hurt ran to HOU 0 for 7 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 3-Michael Freshour. NOS 16 HOU 3
(Qtr 2) Houston: 4-10-NOS 23 (1:44) 6-Pat Sumerall 40 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 16 HOU 6
(Qtr 3) New Orleans: 4-10-HOU 20 (9:45) 3-Michael Freshour 39 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 19 HOU 6
(Qtr 3) Houston: 4-5-NOS 5 (5:09) 6-Pat Sumerall 22 yard field goal is GOOD. HOU 65-Leonard Hunter was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return. NOS 19 HOU 9
(Qtr 4) New Orleans: 4-3-HOU 3 (14:57) 3-Michael Freshour 21 yard field goal is GOOD. HOU 61-Reginald Schwartz was injured on the play. NOS 22 HOU 9
(Qtr 4) New Orleans: 4-6-HOU 20 (8:03) 3-Michael Freshour 38 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 25 HOU 9
(Qtr 4) New Orleans: 4-7-HOU 31 (0:24) 3-Michael Freshour 49 yard field goal is GOOD. NOS 28 HOU 9

Team Statistics

New Orleans Houston
First Downs 17 19
- Rushing 9 4
- Passing 5 14
- Penalty 3 1
Total Net Yards 345 351
- Offensive Plays 75 70
- Yards Per Play 4.60 5.01
Net Rushing Yards 177 71
- Rushing Attempts 47 15
- Yards Per Rush 3.77 4.73
Net Passing Yards 168 280
- Att/Comp/Int 27 / 17 / 1 53 / 23 / 4
- Gross Passing Yards 177 302
- Sacks/Yards Lost 1 / 9 2 / 22
- Yards Per Pass Play 6.00 5.09
- Yards Per Completion 10.41 13.13
Fumbles/Lost 2 / 1 0 / 0
3rd Down Conversions 8 / 18 5 / 14
- Avg YTG on 3rd Down 8.0 7.5
4th Down Conversions 0 / 0 0 / 0
Penalties/Yards 3 / 27 4 / 40
Punt Returns/Yards 2 / 45 3 / 18
Kick Returns/Yards 0 / 0 2 / 42
Int Returns/Yards 4 / 0 1 / 0
2pt Conversions 0 / 0 0 / 0
Red Zone Visits 4 3
- Red Zone TDs/FGs 2 / 2 0 / 2
Avg Drive Start OWN 32 OWN 28
Time of Possession 34:44 25:18

Drive Charts

New Orleans

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 11:33 2:40 OWN 8 5 23 Punt
1 3:08 4:32 OWN 25 9 75 Touchdown
2 12:53 0:03 OWN 25 1 0 Interception
2 10:42 6:30 OWN 39 11 61 Touchdown
2 1:41 1:41 OWN 25 7 34 Half
3 15:00 1:36 OWN 25 3 8 Punt
3 12:31 2:50 OWN 47 7 33 Field Goal
3 9:26 1:27 OWN 32 3 2 Fumble
3 5:06 1:39 OWN 25 3 7 Punt
3 2:35 2:40 OPP 33 7 30 Field Goal
4 12:09 1:32 OWN 21 3 9 Punt
4 10:34 2:33 OPP 41 5 21 Field Goal
4 6:55 2:14 OWN 36 3 0 Punt
4 3:07 2:47 OWN 21 8 48 Field Goal

Houston

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 15:00 3:27 OWN 15 10 73 Interception
1 8:53 5:46 OWN 27 9 69 Field Goal
2 13:35 0:42 OWN 12 2 -15 Safety
2 12:50 2:09 OPP 33 4 2 Missed FG
2 4:12 2:31 OWN 25 8 52 Field Goal
3 13:24 0:53 OWN 24 3 12 Interception
3 9:41 0:16 OWN 25 3 0 Punt
3 7:59 2:53 OPP 43 8 38 Field Goal
3 3:27 0:52 OWN 21 3 -2 Punt
4 14:55 2:45 OWN 25 5 17 Punt
4 10:37 0:04 OWN 25 1 0 Interception
4 8:00 1:05 OWN 25 6 46 Missed FG
4 4:41 1:34 OWN 20 6 49 Interception
4 0:21 0:21 OWN 25 2 9 Game

Rushing Stats

New Orleans

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
James Parker 26 95 3.65 13 3 1
Joe Iraheta 13 36 2.77 11 2 0
Alfredo Hurt 7 35 5.00 20 1 1
Carmen Anderson 1 11 11.00 11 1 0

Houston

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
Demarcus Burk 12 60 5.00 17 3 0
Thomas Gold 1 10 10.00 10 1 0
Antonio Smith 2 1 0.50 3 0 0

Passing Stats

New Orleans

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
Richard Sthilaire 27 17 177 1 / 9 0 46 1 66.44

Houston

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
Bob Davis 53 23 302 2 / 22 0 42 4 30.54

Receiving Stats

New Orleans

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
James Parker 6 79 13.17 46 0
Alfredo Hurt 5 46 9.20 11 0
Joe Iraheta 2 21 10.50 13 0
Ronnie Smith 2 18 9.00 10 0
David Carroll 1 11 11.00 11 0
Edward Miller 1 2 2.00 2 0

Houston

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
Robert Martin 5 88 17.60 31 0
Glenn Noel 4 74 18.50 42 0
Shane Murillo 6 61 10.17 21 0
Gary Wells 2 46 23.00 35 0
Thomas Gold 2 18 9.00 14 0
Antonio Smith 2 13 6.50 17 0
Demarcus Burk 2 2 1.00 2 0

Blocking Stats

New Orleans

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Cecil Gaddis 38 54 1 5
Jeremiah Robertson 0 3 0 0
Patrick Pua 0 1 0 0
Jeffrey Walters 0 1 0 0
Ethan Parker 0 1 0 0
Dale Williams 0 2 0 1
Jonathon Dennis 0 2 0 0
Thomas Carlson 0 2 0 0
Edward Aurand 0 2 0 0
Brian Miller 0 3 0 0
Ryan McHugh 0 3 0 0
James Parker 2 4 0 0
Sammy Martinez 6 3 0 0
Micheal Pierce 0 28 0 0
Carmen Anderson 0 4 0 0
Ronnie Smith 0 26 0 0
Clayton Scales 19 27 0 0
Ray Hernandez 8 0 0 0
Adam Medford 11 5 0 0
Joseph Camacho 5 2 0 0
David Broadwater 29 25 0 4
Edward Miller 0 23 0 2
Leon Miles 33 50 0 5
Steven Vazquez 27 49 0 3
David Carroll 1 44 0 1
Danny Wilkerson 0 18 0 0
Alfredo Hurt 2 21 0 1
Joe Iraheta 1 13 0 1
Rusty Allen 39 51 0 0
Charlie Whitley 0 1 0 0

Houston

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Jack Miller 63 20 2 2
Ramon Stewart 3 5 0 0
Dennis Morris 0 2 0 1
William Randles 0 8 0 0
Dwight Grantham 0 2 0 0
James Moses 9 0 0 0
John Rodriguez 9 6 0 0
Dan Smith 8 1 0 0
Christopher Noonkester 0 2 0 0
Glenn Noel 0 11 0 0
Reginald Schwartz 0 1 0 0
John Rutz 0 2 0 0
Ralph Rivera 0 1 0 0
Robert Campbell 0 1 0 0
Frank Dodson 0 1 0 0
Robert Mangum 0 1 0 0
Antonio Smith 2 1 0 0
Demarcus Burk 10 3 0 0
Robert Martin 0 11 0 0
Gary Wells 1 10 0 1
Reggie Wyman 0 3 0 0
Joseph Stafford 0 3 0 0
Cyrus Ramos 0 4 0 0
Charles Sinn 0 3 0 1
Joseph Jeffrey 62 28 0 0
Michael Castro 0 3 0 0
Leonard Hunter 59 24 0 0
Thomas Floyd 0 4 0 1
Thomas Gold 24 10 0 1
John Switzer 61 16 0 1
Edwin Fox 56 21 0 2
David Hy 0 1 0 0
Young Ferguson 3 6 0 2
Shane Murillo 4 15 0 0
John Dean 1 0 0 0

Interception Stats

New Orleans

Name Int Yds Avg TDs
Jonathon Dennis 2 0 0.00 0
Brian Miller 1 0 0.00 0
Thomas Carlson 1 0 0.00 0

Houston

Name Int Yds Avg TDs
Frank Dodson 1 0 0.00 0

Fumble Stats

New Orleans

Name Fumb Recov Force TDs
Carmen Anderson 1 0 0 0
Joe Iraheta 1 0 0 0
Edward Miller 0 1 0 0

Houston

Name Fumb Recov Force TDs
Frank Dodson 0 1 1 0
Christopher Noonkester 0 0 1 0

Punting

New Orleans

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Johnny Campbell 5 237 47.40 44.00 53 0

Houston

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Courtney Camden 3 139 46.33 31.33 51 0

Kicking

New Orleans

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Michael Freshour 4 / 4 1 / 1 0 / 0 49 2 / 2

Houston

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Pat Sumerall 3 / 5 0 / 2 0 / 0 40 0 / 0

Punt Return

New Orleans

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Ronnie Smith 2 45 22.5 31 0

Houston

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Young Ferguson 3 18 6.0 10 0

Kick Return

New Orleans

Houston

Name Ret Yds Avg TDs
Shane Murillo 2 42 21.0 0

Defensive Stats