New Orleans Saints vs. Houston Texans Play By Play

First Quarter
New Orleans Saints at 15:00
O.Mare kicks 69 yards from NO 30 to HST 1. D.Wynn to HST 27 for 26 yards (C.Reis).
Houston Texans at 14:54
1-10-HOU27(14:54) M.Schaub pass to V.Leach to HST 29 for 2 yards (F.Thomas). FUMBLES (F.Thomas), ball out of bounds at HST 29.
2-8-HOU29(14:54) R.Dayne left tackle to HST 33 for 4 yards (J.Cooper).
3-4-HOU33(13:47) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short middle to O.Daniels to HST 38 for 5 yards (S.Shanle). FUMBLES (S.Shanle), RECOVERED by NO-S.Fujita at HST 38.
New Orleans Saints at 13:29
1-10-HOU38(13:29) R.Bush up the middle to HST 37 for 1 yard (A.Weaver).
2-9-HOU37(12:58) R.Bush left guard to HST 34 for 3 yards (D.Clark).
3-6-HOU34(12:18) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to L.Moore (D.Wynn).
4-6-HOU34(12:13) O.Mare 52 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
NO 3   HOU 0,   Plays: 4   Yards: 4   Possession: 1:20.
 
New Orleans Saints at 12:09
O.Mare kicks 69 yards from NO 30 to HST 1. D.Wynn to HST 9 for 8 yards. Lateral to M.Boulware to HST 15 for 6 yards (T.Copper).
Houston Texans at 12:01
1-10-HOU15(12:01) M.Schaub pass short left to K.Walter to HST 24 for 9 yards (J.David).
2-1-HOU24(11:26) R.Dayne left tackle to HST 27 for 3 yards (H.Thomas).
1-10-HOU27(10:54) M.Schaub pass deep middle to A.Johnson for 73 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
K.Brown extra point is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
NO 3   HOU 7,   Plays: 3   Yards: 85   Possession: 1:25.
 
Houston Texans at 10:44
K.Brown kicks 62 yards from HST 30 to NO 8. P.Thomas to NO 31 for 23 yards (D.Faggins).
New Orleans Saints at 10:38
1-10-NO31(10:38) R.Bush left guard to NO 31 for no gain (M.Williams).
2-10-NO31(10:01) D.Brees pass short right to B.Miller to NO 34 for 3 yards (M.Greenwood).
3-7-NO34(9:22) D.Brees pass deep middle to M.Colston to HST 48 for 18 yards (C.Brown).
1-10-HOU48(8:46) D.Brees pass short left to M.Colston to HST 39 for 9 yards (D.Ryans, V.Hutchins).
2-1-HOU39(8:14) R.Bush up the middle to HST 37 for 2 yards (W.Demps, M.Williams).
1-10-HOU37(7:40) R.Bush right end to HST 37 for no gain (J.Zgonina).
PENALTY on NO-B.Miller, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at HST 37 - No Play.
1-20-HOU47(7:18) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to A.Stecker (Travis.Johnson).
2-20-HOU47(7:12) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to R.Bush.
3-20-HOU47(7:06) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass deep left to M.Colston pushed ob at HST 15 for 32 yards (V.Hutchins).
1-10-HOU15(6:38) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush to HST 4 for 11 yards (C.Brown).
1-4-HOU4(5:52) R.Bush right guard to HST 3 for 1 yard (D.Ryans).
2-3-HOU3(5:13) R.Bush up the middle to HST 1 for 2 yards (E.Cochran). FUMBLES (E.Cochran), RECOVERED by HST-C.Brown at HST 1. C.Brown to HST 1 for no gain (R.Bush). New Orleans challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was Upheld. (Timeout #1 at 04:44.)
Houston Texans at 04:44
1-10-HOU1(4:44) R.Dayne right guard to HST 4 for 3 yards (J.Bullocks, S.Fujita).
2-7-HOU4(4:11) M.Schaub pass short left to K.Walter to HST 17 for 13 yards (R.Harper, J.David).
1-10-HOU17(3:36) R.Dayne right end to HST 19 for 2 yards (R.Wynn, A.Lake).
2-8-HOU19(3:01) R.Dayne right end to HST 22 for 3 yards (M.Simoneau).
3-5-HOU22(2:23) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to A.Johnson (M.McKenzie).
4-5-HOU22(2:18) M.Turk punts 57 yards to NO 21, Center-B.Pittman. L.Moore to NO 30 for 9 yards (M.Boulware, C.Anderson). (Punt hang time 4.8 seconds.)
New Orleans Saints at 02:05
1-10-NO30(2:05) D.Brees pass short right to B.Miller ran ob at NO 44 for 14 yards.
1-10-NO44(1:31) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to R.Bush [M.Greenwood].
2-10-NO44(1:26) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush pushed ob at HST 47 for 9 yards (W.Demps).
3-1-HOU47(1:00) M.Karney up the middle to HST 46 for 1 yard (J.Zgonina, A.Okoye).
1-10-HOU46(:16) D.Brees pass short middle to E.Johnson to HST 41 for 5 yards (M.Greenwood).
Second Quarter
New Orleans Saints continued...
2-5-HOU41(15:00) R.Bush left guard to HST 41 for no gain (Travis.Johnson, M.Williams).
3-5-HOU41(14:24) D.Brees pass short middle to D.Patten to HST 33 for 8 yards (C.Brown).
1-10-HOU33(13:39) D.Brees pass incomplete deep left to M.Colston (V.Hutchins).
PENALTY on NO-B.Miller, Illegal Motion, 5 yards, enforced at HST 33 - No Play.
1-15-HOU38(13:30) D.Brees pass short middle to R.Bush to HST 34 for 4 yards (D.Clark).
2-11-HOU34(12:50) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to M.Colston to HST 29 for 5 yards (V.Hutchins, D.Ryans).
3-6-HOU29(12:10) D.Brees pass short middle intended for E.Johnson INTERCEPTED by V.Hutchins at HST 18. V.Hutchins to HST 26 for 8 yards (R.Bush).
Houston Texans at 12:01
1-10-HOU26(12:01) M.Schaub pass short right to O.Daniels to HST 46 for 20 yards (J.Bullocks).
1-10-HOU46(11:22) R.Dayne left guard to HST 49 for 3 yards (M.Simoneau; S.Fujita).
2-7-HOU49(10:46) R.Dayne left guard to 50 for 1 yard (S.Fujita).
3-6-50 (10:12) M.Schaub pass incomplete deep right to A.Davis.
4-6-50 (10:06) M.Turk punts 50 yards to end zone, Center-B.Pittman, Touchback. (Punt hang time 4.6 seconds.)
New Orleans Saints at 09:58
1-10-NO20(9:58) R.Bush right end to NO 18 for -2 yards (A.Weaver, J.Zgonina).
2-12-NO18(9:19) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to M.Colston to NO 28 for 10 yards (D.Ryans, M.Greenwood).
3-2-NO28(8:39) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to R.Bush.
4-2-NO28(8:33) S.Weatherford punts 55 yards to HST 17, Center-K.Houser. J.Jones to HST 24 for 7 yards (K.Kaesviharn). (Punt hang time 4.6 seconds.)
Houston Texans at 08:21
1-10-HOU24(8:21) M.Schaub pass short left to A.Johnson to HST 40 for 16 yards (R.Harper).
1-10-HOU40(7:58) A.Echemandu left tackle to HST 42 for 2 yards (J.Cooper). FUMBLES (J.Cooper), RECOVERED by NO-W.Smith at HST 45. W.Smith to HST 43 for 2 yards (E.Salaam).
New Orleans Saints at 07:48
1-10-HOU43(7:48) R.Bush right end to HST 44 for -1 yards (C.Brown). FUMBLES (C.Brown), ball out of bounds at HST 44.
2-11-HOU44(7:41) D.Brees pass short right to E.Johnson to HST 32 for 12 yards (C.Brown).
1-10-HOU32(6:57) D.Brees pass short middle to A.Stecker to HST 25 for 7 yards (M.Greenwood).
2-3-HOU25(6:21) R.Bush up the middle to HST 23 for 2 yards (Travis.Johnson).
PENALTY on HST-Travis.Johnson, Face Mask (15 Yards), 12 yards, enforced at HST 23.
1-10-HOU11(6:00) D.Brees pass short right to T.Copper to HST 6 for 5 yards (W.Demps, D.Ryans).
2-5-HOU6(5:26) L.Moore right end to HST 6 for no gain (F.Bennett).
3-5-HOU6(4:42) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to D.Henderson for 6 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
O.Mare extra point is GOOD, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
NO 10   HOU 7,   Plays: 7   Yards: 43   Possession: 3:09.
 
New Orleans Saints at 04:39
O.Mare kicks 65 yards from NO 30 to HST 5. D.Wynn to HST 30 for 25 yards (B.Simmons).
Houston Texans at 04:32
1-10-HOU30(4:32) M.Schaub pass deep left to O.Daniels to NO 46 for 24 yards (J.Bullocks).
1-10-NO46(3:49) M.Schaub pass deep left to A.Davis to NO 25 for 21 yards (R.Harper).
1-10-NO25(3:08) R.Dayne left guard to NO 14 for 11 yards (J.Bullocks).
1-10-NO14(2:23) R.Dayne right end to NO 10 for 4 yards (H.Thomas).
2-6-NO10(2:16) M.Schaub pass short right to J.Dreessen for 10 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
K.Brown extra point is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
NO 10   HOU 14,   Plays: 5   Yards: 70   Possession: 2:29.
 
Houston Texans at 02:10
K.Brown kicks 72 yards from HST 30 to NO -2. P.Thomas to NO 21 for 23 yards (J.Dreessen, F.Bennett).
New Orleans Saints at 01:58
1-10-NO21(1:58) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to M.Colston (D.Ryans). NO-M.Colston was injured during the play. (Injury inside of 2-minutes requires a time out by the team with the injury.)
2-10-NO21(1:53) (Shotgun) D.Brees sacked at NO 11 for -10 yards (M.Williams). FUMBLES (M.Williams), recovered by NO-J.Stinchcomb at NO 11. J.Stinchcomb to NO 11 for no gain (N.Kalu).
3-20-NO11(1:32) R.Bush right end to NO 22 for 11 yards (V.Hutchins). Penalty on NO-Z.Strief, Offensive Holding, declined.
4-9-NO22(1:32) S.Weatherford punts 55 yards to HST 23, Center-K.Houser. J.Jones to HST 40 for 17 yards (S.Shanle). (Punt hang time 4.8 seconds.)
Houston Texans at 01:19
1-10-HOU40(1:19) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to A.Davis.
2-10-HOU40(1:13) M.Schaub pass short left to R.Dayne to NO 43 for 17 yards (J.Bullocks).
1-10-NO43(:45) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short left to O.Daniels to NO 31 for 12 yards (S.Fujita).
1-10-NO31(:37) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to A.Davis (J.Bullocks).
2-10-NO31(:33) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to K.Walter [W.Smith].
3-10-NO31(:26) M.Schaub pass short right to O.Daniels to NO 18 for 13 yards (M.McKenzie).
1-10-NO18(:26) M.Schaub spiked the ball to stop the clock.
2-10-NO18(:11) K.Brown 36 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
NO 10   HOU 17,   Plays: 8   Yards: 42   Possession: 1:11.
 
Houston Texans at 00:08
K.Brown kicks 49 yards from HST 30 to NO 21. A.Stecker to NO 43 for 22 yards (D.Clark).
Third Quarter
Houston Texans at 15:00
K.Brown kicks 65 yards from HST 30 to NO 5. P.Thomas to NO 31 for 26 yards (J.Dreessen).
New Orleans Saints at 14:53
1-10-NO31(14:53) D.Brees pass short right to M.Colston pushed ob at NO 40 for 9 yards (F.Bennett).
2-1-NO40(14:33) R.Bush right guard to NO 44 for 4 yards (W.Demps).
1-10-NO44(13:56) D.Brees pass deep right to D.Patten to HST 35 for 21 yards (V.Hutchins). HST-F.Bennett was injured during the play.
1-10-HOU35(13:35) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to HST 28 for 7 yards (C.Brown, Travis.Johnson).
2-3-HOU28(13:07) D.Brees pass short left to M.Colston pushed ob at HST 28 for no gain (V.Hutchins).
PENALTY on NO-M.Colston, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at HST 28 - No Play.
2-13-HOU38(12:41) R.Bush up the middle to HST 35 for 3 yards (E.Cochran, M.Williams).
3-10-HOU35(12:02) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to D.Patten (E.Cochran).
4-10-HOU35(11:57) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to M.Colston (D.Ryans).
Houston Texans at 11:52
1-10-HOU35(11:52) M.Schaub pass short right to K.Walter to HST 44 for 9 yards (M.McKenzie).
2-1-HOU44(11:16) R.Dayne up the middle to HST 47 for 3 yards (J.Cooper).
1-10-HOU47(10:40) M.Schaub sacked at HST 41 for -6 yards (W.Smith).
2-16-HOU41(10:08) M.Schaub pass short left to R.Dayne to HST 47 for 6 yards (H.Thomas).
3-10-HOU47(9:25) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short left to A.Davis to NO 44 for 9 yards (M.McKenzie).
4-1-NO44(9:25) R.Dayne right guard to NO 44 for no gain (R.Wynn).
New Orleans Saints at 08:45
1-10-NO44(8:45) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush ran ob at 50 for 6 yards (D.Clark).
2-4-50 (8:24) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush pushed ob at 50 for no gain (D.Faggins).
3-4-50 (7:41) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to M.Colston (D.Wynn).
4-4-50 (7:36) S.Weatherford punts 34 yards to HST 16, Center-K.Houser. J.Jones to HST 23 for 7 yards (B.Simmons). (Punt hang time 3.7 seconds.)
Houston Texans at 07:27
1-10-HOU23(7:27) M.Schaub pass short middle to A.Johnson to HST 27 for 4 yards (S.Shanle).
2-6-HOU27(6:49) R.Dayne left guard to HST 33 for 6 yards (M.Boykin, S.Shanle).
1-10-HOU33(5:58) M.Schaub pass incomplete deep left to K.Walter.
2-10-HOU33(5:51) R.Dayne right end to HST 39 for 6 yards (J.David).
3-4-HOU39(5:06) M.Schaub pass short left to R.Dayne to HST 42 for 3 yards (S.Fujita).
4-1-HOU42(4:25) M.Schaub up the middle to HST 46 for 4 yards (S.Fujita).
1-10-HOU46(4:25) PENALTY on HST-M.Schaub, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at HST 46 - No Play.
1-15-HOU41(3:18) M.Schaub pass short left to A.Johnson pushed ob at HST 49 for 8 yards (J.David).
2-7-HOU49(2:56) M.Schaub pass short middle to A.Johnson to NO 46 for 5 yards (S.Shanle).
3-2-NO46(2:16) K.Walter right end to NO 41 for 5 yards (S.Fujita). (HST's 83 Walter lined up at running back.)
1-10-NO41(1:34) R.Dayne right tackle to NO 39 for 2 yards (M.Simoneau).
2-8-NO39(1:00) M.Schaub pass incomplete short left to J.Jones (J.David).
3-8-NO39(:52) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete deep left to K.Walter (J.Craft).
4-8-NO39(:52) PENALTY on HST-M.Turk, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at NO 39 - No Play.
4-13-NO44(:47) M.Turk punts 32 yards to NO 12, Center-B.Pittman, downed by HST-D.Wynn. (Punt hang time 3.6 seconds.)
New Orleans Saints at 00:40
1-10-NO12(:40) D.Brees pass short left to M.Karney to NO 23 for 11 yards (D.Ryans).
Fourth Quarter
New Orleans Saints continued...
1-10-NO23(15:00) P.Thomas up the middle to NO 29 for 6 yards (D.Ryans, V.Hutchins).
2-4-NO29(14:21) D.Brees pass short right to B.Miller pushed ob at NO 37 for 8 yards (Travis.Johnson). Penalty on HST-F.Bennett, Illegal Use of Hands, declined.
1-10-NO37(13:53) PENALTY on NO-E.Johnson, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NO 37 - No Play.
1-15-NO32(13:28) D.Brees pass short middle intended for E.Johnson INTERCEPTED by M.Greenwood at NO 41. M.Greenwood to NO 38 for 3 yards (E.Johnson).
Houston Texans at 13:20
1-10-NO38(13:20) M.Schaub pass incomplete deep right to K.Walter.
2-10-NO38(13:12) R.Dayne left end to NO 35 for 3 yards (M.Boykin, S.Fujita).
3-7-NO35(12:32) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to R.Dayne.
4-7-NO35(12:27) K.Brown 53 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
NO 10   HOU 20,   Plays: 4   Yards: 3   Possession: 0:58.
 
Houston Texans at 12:22
K.Brown kicks 63 yards from HST 30 to NO 7. P.Thomas to NO 27 for 20 yards (D.Clark).
New Orleans Saints at 12:16
1-10-NO27(12:16) R.Bush up the middle to NO 29 for 2 yards (D.Ryans, M.Greenwood).
2-8-NO29(11:41) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to R.Bush.
3-8-NO29(11:36) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to M.Colston to NO 39 for 10 yards (C.Brown, D.Ryans).
1-10-NO39(10:59) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush to NO 48 for 9 yards (V.Hutchins).
2-1-NO48(10:18) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to NO 42 for -6 yards (D.Wynn).
3-7-NO42(9:33) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to NO 49 for 7 yards (M.Greenwood, D.Wynn).
1-10-NO49(8:47) R.Bush left guard to HST 45 for 6 yards (M.Greenwood, N.Kalu).
2-4-HOU45(8:12) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to M.Colston.
3-4-HOU45(8:08) D.Brees pass short right to A.Stecker to HST 43 for 2 yards (M.Williams).
4-2-HOU43(7:21) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to D.Patten (F.Bennett).
Houston Texans at 07:17
1-10-HOU43(7:17) R.Dayne right guard to HST 47 for 4 yards (S.Fujita).
2-6-HOU47(6:33) M.Schaub pass incomplete short left to V.Leach (W.Smith).
3-6-HOU47(6:27) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short left to A.Johnson to NO 39 for 14 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
1-10-NO39(5:40) R.Dayne left guard to NO 35 for 4 yards (W.Smith, M.Simoneau).
2-6-NO35(5:33) R.Dayne right end to NO 29 for 6 yards (M.Simoneau, H.Thomas).
1-10-NO29(4:47) R.Dayne up the middle to NO 9 for 20 yards (S.Shanle).
1-9-NO9(3:59) R.Dayne up the middle to NO 10 for -1 yards (M.Boykin; M.Simoneau).
2-10-NO10(3:13) R.Dayne right tackle to NO 8 for 2 yards (M.Boykin, W.Smith).
3-8-NO8(2:28) M.Schaub scrambles right end to NO 5 for 3 yards (M.Boykin).
4-5-NO5(2:00) K.Brown 23 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
NO 10   HOU 23,   Plays: 10   Yards: 52   Possession: 5:20.
 
Houston Texans at 01:57
K.Brown kicks 70 yards from HST 30 to NO 0. P.Thomas to NO 21 for 21 yards (Z.Diles).
New Orleans Saints at 01:51
1-10-NO21(1:51) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush ran ob at NO 26 for 5 yards (D.Faggins).
2-5-NO26(1:46) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to M.Colston.
3-5-NO26(1:42) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to R.Bush to NO 37 for 11 yards (M.Greenwood).
1-10-NO37(1:19) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to M.Colston to NO 47 for 10 yards (V.Hutchins, D.Ryans).
1-10-NO47(:57) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to HST 46 for 7 yards (M.Greenwood).
2-3-HOU46(:57) (Shotgun) D.Brees up the middle to HST 40 for 6 yards.
1-10-HOU40(:17) D.Brees pass short middle to M.Colston to HST 25 for 15 yards (V.Hutchins).
1-10-HOU25(:57) D.Brees spiked the ball to stop the clock.
                      
 
 

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