Week 1, 2058

played in Carolina, NC

54 degrees, fair, 11 mph wind

New Orleans Saints3333-12
Carolina Panthers33713-26

Scoring Summary
1Q: 11:14 NOS - Dillon Westbrook 43 field goal
1Q: 06:00 CAR - Kody Portis 19 field goal
2Q: 14:32 CAR - Kody Portis 28 field goal
2Q: 04:25 NOS - Dillon Westbrook 29 field goal
3Q: 11:41 NOS - Dillon Westbrook 48 field goal
3Q: 08:17 CAR - Lewis Sparkes 2 pass from Johnathan Tubbs (Kody Portis extra point)
4Q: 15:00 CAR - Lewis Sparkes 2 pass from Johnathan Tubbs (Kody Portis extra point failed)
4Q: 05:27 NOS - Dillon Westbrook 33 field goal
4Q: 00:50 CAR - Caiden Simmons 23 interception return (Kody Portis extra point)

Team StatisticsNOSCAR
Record0-11-0
First Downs1715
- by Rushing45
- by Passing129
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards306352
- Offensive Plays6964
- Yards per Play4.435.50
Net Rushing Yards65129
- Rushing Attempts1638
- Yards per Rush4.063.39
Net Passing Yards241223
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt52 - 28 - 126 - 18 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards245223
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/40/0
- Yards per Pass Play4.558.58
Fumbles/Lost1/12/1
3rd Down Conversions2/155/16
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down10.16.8
4th Down Conversions0/20/0
Penalties/Yards6/598/75
Punt Returns/Yards4/544/33
Kick Returns/Yards2/473/51
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/23
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits34
- Red Zone TDs/FGs0/22/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 29OWN 37
Time of Possession28:4231:18

Drive Charts

New Orleans Saints
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:003:51OWN 33841Field Goal
15:541:44OWN 253-5Punt
214:272:23OWN 213-4Punt
210:196:01OWN 171371Field Goal
22:011:44OWN 39753Missed FG
313:151:41OWN 32437Field Goal
38:101:03OWN 25412Punt
35:122:45OWN 15725Punt
414:531:42OWN 2547Punt
49:471:23OWN 4436Punt
47:201:58OWN 46638Field Goal
42:120:42OWN 4545Downs
40:500:13OWN 2010Interception
40:370:35OWN 254-5Downs
Carolina Panthers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
111:095:15OWN 26972Field Goal
14:104:43OWN 43946Field Goal
212:041:45OWN 4039Punt
24:182:17OWN 273-3Punt
20:170:17OWN 27334Half
315:001:45OWN 2530Punt
311:343:24OWN 25875Touchdown
37:071:55OWN 1537Punt
32:271:38OWN 3537Punt
30:490:56OPP 535Touchdown
413:113:24OWN 27844Fumble
48:241:04OWN 2038Punt
45:223:10OWN 3034Punt
41:300:405035Punt
40:020:02OPP 201-2Game

Game MVP: Johnathan Tubbs, Carolina Panthers

Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Elliot Mathews11322.911430
RB Alejandro Mendola3175.67800
QB Eddie Curtis2168.001310
CarolinaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Blake Ballard21723.431830
RB Griffin Floyd8141.75500
QB Johnathan Tubbs7375.291010
WR Griffin Lyons122.00200
FB Mark Tubbs144.00400

Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Eddie Curtis52282451/4033158.6
CarolinaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Johnathan Tubbs26182230/02530121.1

Receiving Statistics

New OrleansCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Emmett Francis91611412.6744330
RB Griffin Broome58357.004140
RB Elliot Mathews45215.256110
WR Frank Garrett36206.676160
WR Zachary Frederick383712.332160
TE Rod Gleason24147.000110
RB Alejandro Mendola1311.00010
TE Griffin Nelson1233.00030
CarolinaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Lewis Sparkes69579.5032242
RB Blake Ballard446115.2536370
WR Dave Thomson36237.672120
WR Griffin Lyons245628.0014530
TE Bert Harding1144.00040
TE Quentin Turnbull111111.001110
WR Damian Prior111111.000110

Interception Statistics

New OrleansIntsYardsAvgTD
CarolinaIntsYardsAvgTD
S Caiden Simmons12323.001

Fumble Statistics

New OrleansFumbRecovForceTD
CB Richie Urbina1000
OLB Joshua Bible0100
ILB Laughing Larry Tylke0010
S Theodore Grennes0010
CarolinaFumbRecovForceTD
TE Quentin Turnbull1100
RB Blake Ballard1000
G Lonnie Godfrey0100
S Leslie Beavers0010

Punting Statistics

New OrleansPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brett O'Neal627746.237.3532
CarolinaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Devante Reilly835744.635.4703

Kicking Statistics

New OrleansFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Dillon Westbrook4/52/20/0480/0
CarolinaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kody Portis2/20/00/0282/3

Punt Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Richie Urbina45413.50
CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Griffin Lyons4338.30

Kick Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Griffin Broome24723.50
CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Reuben Young35117.00

Defensive Statistics

New OrleansTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Theodore Grennes810.03625
DT Taylor Padgett740.03320
OLB Joshua Bible720.03523
OLB Damien Alchesky710.02214
S Richard Pozy640.03423
ILB Laughing Larry Tylke550.03725
CB Leslie Barber410.03826
DE Raymond Garrison310.02315
DE Perry Freeman130.03620
DT Arturo Brisset120.03424
CB Richie Urbina110.03524
DT Leo Sanches100.098
S Orlando DeSpirito100.043
DE Brent Browning010.01312
CB Bo Floyd010.01814
CarolinaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Ed VandenBelt700.01333
CB Bernie Burden600.01043
OLB Brock Strong501.01651
OLB Timothy Totten320.01443
ILB Adrian McGee320.01440
S Karl Joseph220.01653
S Caiden Simmons210.0321
DE Maxwell Anderson210.01437
CB Tevin Widmer210.01651
CB T.J. Snyder200.0832
DT Gavin Peterman200.0813
DE Damien Perez200.0220
CB Floyd Meadows200.0928
DE Korey Blombeck200.01438
ILB Micah Wooden110.0612
T Alejandro Garrett10---------
DT Hayden Hammond100.0840

Pass Rush Statistics

New OrleansSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Joshua Bible0.001023
DT Arturo Brisset0.001024
OLB Billy Shannon0.00015
DE Raymond Garrison0.000115
CarolinaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Brock Strong1.000051
CB T.J. Snyder0.010032
DE Pat Duran0.002011
DE Korey Blombeck0.002038
DT Hayden Hammond0.001140
DT Gavin Peterman0.001013
DE Damien Perez0.001020

Pass Defense Statistics

New OrleansCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Richard Pozy40023
ILB Laughing Larry Tylke30025
S Theodore Grennes30025
OLB Damien Alchesky21014
CB Leslie Barber20026
CB Richie Urbina11024
OLB Joshua Bible10023
DT Leo Sanches1008
DE Raymond Garrison10015
CarolinaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Bernie Burden61043
S Ed VandenBelt50033
OLB Brock Strong41051
CB Floyd Meadows21028
S Caiden Simmons20121
S Karl Joseph20053
ILB Adrian McGee20040
DE Korey Blombeck20038
OLB Timothy Totten12043
CB T.J. Snyder10032
DE Damien Perez10020
CB Tevin Widmer02051

Blocking Statistics

New OrleansKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T John Huie35016053
T Joey Gough13016153
C Marshall Whiting13016053
G Lamar Kennedy13016053
TE Griffin Nelson010509
CarolinaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Lorenzo Tucker37038026
G Jermaine O'Bryan210038026
T Alejandro Garrett19038026
T Grady Rodgers13038026
G Leroy McCormick03027022
FB Mark Tubbs010603

Special Teams Tackles

New OrleansTacklesSTPlays
Brent Browning313
Taylor Padgett211
Dustin Royal124
Adam Ruoff113
Joey Gough111
CarolinaTacklesSTPlays
Leslie Beavers225
Brian McGhee125
Griffin Floyd121
Caiden Simmons117
Lewis Sparkes19

Participation

New OrleansRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Rod Gleason1346------3089
OLB Joshua Bible------35232785
G Lamar Kennedy1653------1180
T Joey Gough1653------1180
G J.J. Baxter1653------1180
RB Elliot Mathews1331------3074
C Marshall Whiting1653---------69
T John Huie1653---------69
QB Eddie Curtis1653---------69
WR Frank Garrett1547------668
WR Emmett Francis1553---------68
CB Richie Urbina------3524867
CB Leslie Barber------3826266
ILB Laughing Larry Tylke------3725365
DT Taylor Padgett------33201164
S Theodore Grennes------3625263
DT Arturo Brisset------3424260
S Richard Pozy------3423---57
DE Perry Freeman------3620---56
WR Zachary Frederick737------1155
RB Alejandro Mendola323------1642
DE Raymond Garrison------2315240
DE Brent Browning------13121338
OLB Damien Alchesky------2214137
CB Bo Floyd------1814234
WR Dustin Royal31------2428
DT Leo Sanches------981027
S Orlando DeSpirito------431926
CB Corey Malcomson------101920
RB Griffin Broome311------620
TE Griffin Nelson59---------14
ILB Adam Ruoff------101314
DE Tyoka Barber------12912
C Bernard Kelley00------1111
T Vince Hines00------1111
CB Alonzo Roberson------21811
P Brett O'Neal00------1111
K Dillon Westbrook00------1010
OLB Billy Shannon------45---9
WR Spencer Franklin27---------9
OLB Braxton Fontenot------1214
S Curtis Grossman------1012
TE Ricardo Turner10---------1
G Bob Sampson00---------0
C Stanley Horner00---------0
QB Louie Kemp00---------0
CarolinaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Karl Joseph------16531180
G Jermaine O'Bryan3826------1074
WR Dave Thomson2826------1973
OLB Brock Strong------1651572
CB Tevin Widmer------1651572
C Lorenzo Tucker3826---------64
T Grady Rodgers3826---------64
QB Johnathan Tubbs3826---------64
T Alejandro Garrett3826---------64
TE Bert Harding3724------263
DE Korey Blombeck------14381163
OLB Timothy Totten------1443562
CB Bernie Burden------1043962
ILB Adrian McGee------1440559
CB T.J. Snyder------8321757
DT Hayden Hammond------840957
WR Lewis Sparkes2721------957
DE Maxwell Anderson------1437253
RB Blake Ballard2924---------53
S Ed VandenBelt------1333753
WR Griffin Lyons2815------851
G Leroy McCormick2722---------49
CB Floyd Meadows------928542
S Caiden Simmons------3211741
TE Brian McGhee61------2532
S Leslie Beavers------132529
RB Griffin Floyd80------2129
TE Quentin Turnbull1811---------29
FB Mark Tubbs63------1928
T Otis Rottinghaus114------1025
DE Damien Perez------220325
OLB Kenyon Hicks------002424
DT Gavin Peterman------813223
ILB Micah Wooden------612220
OLB Earl Brimberry------212115
ILB Bo Fedolfi------021113
DE Pat Duran------211---13
C Joseph Tucker00------1010
P Devante Reilly00------1010
C Francisco Hills00------1010
G Lonnie Godfrey00------1010
K Kody Portis00------88
RB Reuben Young00------55
WR Damian Prior13---------4
WR Leonard Kelly22---------4
QB Winston Dodge00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7243.4
Middle8405.0
Right111.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left8192.4
Middle23652.8
Right6477.8
None1-2-2.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Eddie Curtis52283357711
CarolinaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Johnathan Tubbs26183222220

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)1810643.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)22121255.7
Long (19+ Yds)71202.9
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)15111258.3
Medium (9-18 Yds)43389.5
Long (19+ Yds)315317.7

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Emmett Francis1690114353
RB Griffin Broome85235011
WR Zachary Frederick83137037
WR Frank Garrett63220047
RB Elliot Mathews54021031
TE Rod Gleason42014046
RB Alejandro Mendola3101023
TE Griffin Nelson210309
CarolinaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Lewis Sparkes96057121
WR Dave Thomson63023026
WR Griffin Lyons42256115
RB Blake Ballard44061124
TE Bert Harding1104024
TE Quentin Turnbull11011011
WR Damian Prior1101103

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
CarolinaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Blake Ballard482.003.43
QB Johnathan Tubbs3103.335.29
RB Griffin Floyd144.001.75
FB Mark Tubbs144.004.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Eddie Curtis5391.804.71
CarolinaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Johnathan Tubbs54173.408.58

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Zachary Frederick2173.504.63
WR Frank Garrett1122.003.33
WR Emmett Francis1100.007.13
RB Alejandro Mendola1000.000.33
CarolinaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Lewis Sparkes3241.336.33
WR Dave Thomson22136.503.83

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New OrleansRushesConversions
RB Alejandro Mendola11
CarolinaRushesConversions
QB Johnathan Tubbs31
RB Blake Ballard31
RB Griffin Floyd10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompConversions
Eddie Curtis1461
CarolinaAttCompConversions
Johnathan Tubbs983

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargCatchConversions
WR Emmett Francis310
RB Alejandro Mendola310
WR Frank Garrett221
TE Rod Gleason210
RB Griffin Broome210
WR Zachary Frederick200
CarolinaTargCatchConversions
WR Lewis Sparkes333
RB Blake Ballard220
WR Dave Thomson210
TE Quentin Turnbull110
WR Damian Prior110

SectionAttendance
Stadium77,500 (77,500 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,500 (15,500)
Mezzanine8,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats13,700 (13,700)
Club Seats13,000 (13,000)
Luxury Boxes5,000 (5,000)