New Orleans vs. Denver Play By Play

First Quarter
Denver Broncos at 15:00
M.Prater kicks 73 yards from DEN 30 to NO -3. P.Thomas to NO 14 for 17 yards (A.Hall, J.Winborn).
New Orleans Saints at 14:56
1-10-NO14(14:56) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to R.Bush.
2-10-NO14(14:51) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to L.Moore to NO 20 for 6 yards (D.Williams).
3-4-NO20(14:13) (Shotgun) D.Brees sacked at NO 13 for -7 yards (E.Ekuban).
4-11-NO13(13:41) S.Weatherford punts 54 yards to DEN 33, Center-K.Houser. E.Royal to NO 45 for 22 yards (B.Ortega).
Denver Broncos at 13:30
1-10-NO45(13:30) J.Cutler pass incomplete deep left to B.Marshall.
2-10-NO45(13:23) S.Young left guard to NO 36 for 9 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
3-1-NO36(12:50) M.Pittman left guard to NO 34 for 2 yards (S.Ellis).
1-10-NO34(12:13) J.Cutler pass short left to E.Royal to NO 30 for 4 yards (T.Porter).
2-6-NO30(11:35) S.Young left end pushed ob at NO 23 for 7 yards (R.Harper).
1-10-NO23(11:13) S.Young up the middle to NO 20 for 3 yards (C.Grant).
2-7-NO20(10:38) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete short right to B.Marshall.
3-7-NO20(10:34) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass short left to B.Stokley to NO 3 for 17 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
1-3-NO3(9:50) (Shotgun) M.Pittman up the middle to NO 1 for 2 yards (S.Shanle).
2-1-NO1(9:06) J.Cutler pass short right to N.Jackson for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Prater extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-B.Kern.
NO 0   DEN 7,   Plays: 10   Yards: 45   Possession: 4:29.
 
Denver Broncos at 09:01
M.Prater kicks 70 yards from DEN 30 to end zone, Touchback.
New Orleans Saints at 09:01
1-10-NO20(9:01) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey to NO 32 for 12 yards (M.McCree; B.Bailey).
1-10-NO32(8:25) R.Bush left guard to NO 35 for 3 yards (D.Williams, J.Winborn).
2-7-NO35(7:46) D.Brees pass short middle to J.Shockey to NO 42 for 7 yards (E.Ekuban).
1-10-NO42(7:03) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to J.Shockey to NO 49 for 7 yards (N.Webster; J.Winborn).
2-3-NO49(6:25) R.Bush left end to DEN 49 for 2 yards (B.Bailey).
3-1-DEN49(5:46) R.Bush left end to DEN 47 for 2 yards (J.Engelberger).
1-10-DEN47(4:59) R.Bush left guard to DEN 42 for 5 yards (E.Ekuban, N.Webster).
2-5-DEN42(4:22) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to DEN 28 for 14 yards (D.Bly).
1-10-DEN28(3:41) D.Brees pass short right to P.Thomas to DEN 27 for 1 yard (B.Bailey).
2-9-DEN27(2:55) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to J.Shockey.
3-9-DEN27(2:50) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush to DEN 25 for 2 yards (M.Manuel; D.Williams).
4-7-DEN25(2:12) M.Gramatica 43 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
NO 3   DEN 7,   Plays: 12   Yards: 55   Possession: 6:54.
 
New Orleans Saints at 02:07
M.Gramatica kicks 63 yards from NO 30 to DEN 7. A.Hall to DEN 35 for 28 yards (B.Ortega, U.Young). NO-T.Evans was injured during the play.
Denver Broncos at 02:01
1-10-DEN35(2:01) J.Cutler pass deep right to D.Graham pushed ob at NO 44 for 21 yards (R.Harper).
1-10-NO44(1:31) J.Cutler pass short left to B.Stokley pushed ob at NO 39 for 5 yards (T.Porter).
2-5-NO39(1:04) J.Cutler pass short right to P.Hillis to NO 35 for 4 yards (R.Gay).
PENALTY on NO-J.Dunbar, Defensive Offside, 4 yards, enforced at NO 39 - No Play.
2-1-NO35(1:04) J.Cutler pass incomplete deep middle to B.Marshall. Play Challenged by DEN and REVERSED. J.Cutler pass deep middle to B.Marshall for 35 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Prater extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-B.Kern.
NO 3   DEN 14,   Plays: 3   Yards: 65   Possession: 1:40.
 
Denver Broncos at 00:27
M.Prater kicks 71 yards from DEN 30 to NO -1. P.Thomas to NO 24 for 25 yards (N.Koutouvides).
New Orleans Saints at 00:22
1-10-NO24(:22) R.Bush left end ran ob at NO 30 for 6 yards.
Second Quarter
New Orleans Saints continued...
2-4-NO30(15:00) D.Brees pass short middle to P.Thomas to NO 33 for 3 yards (N.Webster).
3-1-NO33(14:25) R.Bush up the middle to NO 34 for 1 yard (J.Engelberger). FUMBLES (J.Engelberger), RECOVERED by DEN-N.Webster at NO 34. N.Webster for 34 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
Denver Broncos at 14:11
M.Prater extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-B.Kern.
NO 3   DEN 21
 
Denver Broncos at 14:11
M.Prater kicks 70 yards from DEN 30 to end zone, Touchback. DEN-S.Larsen was injured during the play.
New Orleans Saints at 14:11
1-10-NO20(14:11) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to R.Bush.
2-10-NO20(14:04) R.Bush right tackle to NO 19 for -1 yards (N.Webster). NO-J.Brown was injured during the play.
3-11-NO19(13:26) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush pushed ob at NO 42 for 23 yards (M.McCree).
1-10-NO42(13:00) R.Bush left guard to NO 45 for 3 yards (N.Webster).
2-7-NO45(12:25) P.Thomas up the middle to NO 46 for 1 yard (D.Williams).
3-6-NO46(11:46) D.Brees pass deep left to B.Miller to DEN 26 for 28 yards (D.Bly).
1-10-DEN26(11:00) D.Brees pass short left to D.Patten ran ob at DEN 18 for 8 yards.
2-2-DEN18(10:29) R.Bush right tackle to DEN 15 for 3 yards (D.Williams).
1-10-DEN15(9:52) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush pushed ob at DEN 5 for 10 yards (N.Webster).
1-5-DEN5(9:21) P.Thomas up the middle for 5 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Gramatica extra point is GOOD, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
NO 10   DEN 21,   Plays: 10   Yards: 80   Possession: 4:55.
 
New Orleans Saints at 09:16
M.Gramatica kicks 70 yards from NO 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 09:16
1-10-DEN20(9:16) J.Cutler pass deep middle intended for E.Royal INTERCEPTED by M.McKenzie at 50. M.McKenzie to DEN 36 for 14 yards (B.Hamilton).
New Orleans Saints at 09:03
1-10-DEN36(9:03) R.Bush up the middle to DEN 39 for -3 yards (J.Winborn).
2-13-DEN39(8:26) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush for 39 yards, TOUCHDOWN NULLIFIED by Penalty. PENALTY on NO-Z.Strief, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at DEN 38.
2-22-DEN48(8:15) D.Brees pass deep middle to L.Moore to DEN 30 for 18 yards (D.Bly).
3-4-DEN30(7:30) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush ran ob at DEN 23 for 7 yards.
1-10-DEN23(7:00) R.Bush left guard for 23 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Gramatica extra point is GOOD, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
NO 17   DEN 21,   Plays: 5   Yards: 36   Possession: 2:12.
 
New Orleans Saints at 06:51
M.Gramatica kicks 62 yards from NO 30 to DEN 8. P.Hillis to DEN 33 for 25 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
Denver Broncos at 06:44
1-10-DEN33(6:44) S.Young left tackle to DEN 42 for 9 yards (C.Grant).
2-1-DEN42(6:09) S.Young left end to DEN 40 for -2 yards (M.McKenzie).
3-3-DEN40(5:33) J.Cutler pass short middle to B.Marshall to NO 31 for 29 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
1-10-NO31(4:59) S.Young up the middle to NO 12 for 19 yards (J.Savage).
1-10-NO12(4:23) S.Young right guard to NO 8 for 4 yards (K.Clancy, J.Savage).
2-6-NO8(3:42) S.Young up the middle to NO 9 for -1 yards (W.Smith).
3-7-NO9(3:02) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete short middle to B.Stokley (R.Harper).
4-7-NO9(2:59) M.Prater 27 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-B.Kern.
NO 17   DEN 24,   Plays: 8   Yards: 58   Possession: 3:56.
 
Denver Broncos at 02:55
M.Prater kicks 70 yards from DEN 30 to end zone, Touchback.
New Orleans Saints at 02:55
1-10-NO20(2:55) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to J.Shockey to NO 34 for 14 yards (N.Koutouvides, N.Webster).
1-10-NO34(2:34) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass deep middle to D.Henderson to DEN 47 for 19 yards (D.Williams).
1-10-DEN47(2:09) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey to DEN 31 for 16 yards (M.Manuel).
1-10-DEN31(2:00) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush to DEN 30 for 1 yard (E.Dumervil).
2-9-DEN30(1:35) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to B.Miller to DEN 17 for 13 yards (J.Winborn).
1-10-DEN17(1:11) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to R.Meachem to DEN 5 for 12 yards (M.McCree; D.Bly). Penalty on DEN-D.Bly, Illegal Contact, declined.
1-5-DEN5(1:03) D.Brees pass short left to D.Patten to DEN 1 for 4 yards (K.Paymah; B.Bailey).
2-1-DEN1(:57) P.Thomas up the middle to DEN 1 for no gain (D.Robertson, D.Williams).
3-1-DEN1(:46) D.Brees FUMBLES (Aborted) at DEN 1, recovered by NO-M.Karney at DEN 1. M.Karney to DEN 1 for no gain (J.Engelberger). Play Challenged by Replay Assistant and Upheld.
4-1-DEN1(:31) P.Thomas up the middle to DEN 1 for no gain (N.Webster).
Denver Broncos at 00:27
1-10-DEN1(:27) A.Hall up the middle tackled in End Zone for -1 yards, SAFETY (C.Grant; S.Ellis).
NO 19   DEN 24
 
Denver Broncos at 00:23
B.Kern kicks 43 yards from DEN 20 to NO 37, out of bounds.
New Orleans Saints at 00:23
1-10-50 (:23) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete deep middle to J.Shockey.
2-10-50 (:17) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to L.Moore to DEN 33 for 17 yards (D.Williams).
1-10-DEN33(:03) D.Brees spiked the ball to stop the clock.
2-10-DEN33(:03) M.Gramatica 51 yard field goal is No Good, Wide Left, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
Third Quarter
New Orleans Saints at 15:00
M.Gramatica kicks 62 yards from NO 30 to DEN 8. P.Hillis to DEN 30 for 22 yards (U.Young).
Denver Broncos at 14:53
1-10-DEN30(14:53) J.Cutler pass incomplete short left to E.Royal (J.David).
2-10-DEN30(14:49) A.Hall right end pushed ob at DEN 32 for 2 yards (M.McKenzie).
3-8-DEN32(14:18) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete short left to B.Marshall.
4-8-DEN32(14:13) B.Kern punts 49 yards to NO 19, Center-M.Leach. R.Bush pushed ob at NO 36 for 17 yards (J.Winborn).
New Orleans Saints at 13:58
1-10-NO36(13:58) D.Brees pass short left to M.Karney to NO 37 for 1 yard (D.Williams).
2-9-NO37(13:21) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to L.Moore to NO 40 for 3 yards (D.Williams).
3-6-NO40(12:44) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to R.Bush.
4-6-NO40(12:39) S.Weatherford punts 60 yards to end zone, Center-K.Houser, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 12:29
1-10-DEN20(12:29) J.Cutler pass short left to E.Royal pushed ob at DEN 25 for 5 yards (T.Porter).
2-5-DEN25(12:04) J.Cutler scrambles up the middle to DEN 32 for 7 yards (J.Dunbar).
1-10-DEN32(11:20) J.Cutler pass incomplete short right to T.Scheffler.
2-10-DEN32(11:14) A.Hall left tackle to DEN 38 for 6 yards (C.Grant).
3-4-DEN38(10:30) (Shotgun) S.Young up the middle to DEN 47 for 9 yards (R.Harper).
1-10-DEN47(9:57) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete short right to B.Marshall.
2-10-DEN47(9:52) (Shotgun)
PENALTY on DEN-C.Kuper, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 47 - No Play.
2-15-DEN42(9:52) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass short middle to M.Pittman to 50 for 8 yards (S.Shanle, J.Vilma).
3-7-50 (9:14) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete deep left to B.Marshall.
PENALTY on NO-J.David, Defensive Pass Interference, 22 yards, enforced at 50 - No Play.
1-10-NO28(9:08) J.Cutler pass incomplete deep right to B.Marshall (K.Kaesviharn).
2-10-NO28(9:02) J.Cutler pass short left to B.Marshall pushed ob at NO 16 for 12 yards (W.Smith).
1-10-NO16(8:28) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete short left to S.Young [W.Smith].
2-10-NO16(8:22) A.Hall left tackle to NO 2 for 14 yards (J.Vilma). NO-K.Kaesviharn was injured during the play.
1-2-NO2(7:42) M.Pittman left end for 2 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Prater extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-B.Kern.
NO 19   DEN 31,   Plays: 12   Yards: 80   Possession: 4:52.
 
Denver Broncos at 07:37
B.Kern kicks 70 yards from DEN 30 to end zone, Touchback.
New Orleans Saints at 07:37
1-10-NO20(7:37) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass deep left to R.Meachem to DEN 6 for 74 yards (M.Manuel).
1-6-DEN6(7:08) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush for 6 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Gramatica extra point is GOOD, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
NO 26   DEN 31,   Plays: 2   Yards: 80   Possession: 0:35.
 
New Orleans Saints at 07:02
M.Gramatica kicks 70 yards from NO 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 07:02
1-10-DEN20(7:02) J.Cutler pass short left to B.Marshall to DEN 32 for 12 yards (K.Kaesviharn; R.Harper).
PENALTY on DEN-D.Graham, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at DEN 20 - No Play.
1-20-DEN10(6:37) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass short left to T.Scheffler pushed ob at DEN 19 for 9 yards (J.David).
2-11-DEN19(6:11) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass short middle to E.Royal to DEN 23 for 4 yards (M.McKenzie).
3-7-DEN23(5:33) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass deep right to B.Marshall pushed ob at NO 44 for 33 yards (M.McKenzie).
1-10-NO44(5:03) (Shotgun) A.Hall left guard to NO 40 for 4 yards (C.Grant).
2-6-NO40(4:24) J.Cutler pass deep middle to B.Marshall to NO 22 for 18 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
1-10-NO22(3:49) J.Cutler pass incomplete deep right to E.Royal.
2-10-NO22(3:43) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass short left to S.Young to NO 15 for 7 yards (J.David, K.Kaesviharn).
3-3-NO15(3:03) M.Pittman left tackle to NO 15 for no gain (W.Smith).
4-3-NO15(2:24) M.Prater 34 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-B.Kern.
NO 26   DEN 34,   Plays: 9   Yards: 65   Possession: 4:42.
 
Denver Broncos at 02:20
B.Kern kicks 64 yards from DEN 30 to NO 6. P.Thomas to NO 24 for 18 yards (S.Larsen).
New Orleans Saints at 02:14
1-10-NO24(2:14) R.Bush right tackle to NO 26 for 2 yards (B.Bailey).
2-8-NO26(1:34) D.Brees pass short right to P.Thomas to NO 30 for 4 yards (B.Bailey).
3-4-NO30(:51) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to J.Shockey to NO 34 for 4 yards (D.Williams).
1-10-NO34(:09) D.Brees pass incomplete deep middle to D.Henderson (C.Bailey).
2-10-NO34(:04) R.Bush left guard to NO 36 for 2 yards (J.Engelberger).
Fourth Quarter
New Orleans Saints continued...
3-8-NO36(15:00) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to L.Moore to DEN 49 for 15 yards (D.Bly). Penalty on DEN-J.Moss, Defensive Offside, declined.
1-10-DEN49(14:39) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to DEN 46 for 3 yards (D.Williams).
2-7-DEN46(13:56) (Shotgun) R.Bush left end pushed ob at DEN 39 for 7 yards (D.Williams).
1-10-DEN39(13:31) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey to DEN 32 for 7 yards (B.Bailey, N.Webster).
2-3-DEN32(12:50) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush pushed ob at DEN 28 for 4 yards (N.Webster).
1-10-DEN28(12:30) R.Bush right end to DEN 22 for 6 yards (N.Webster).
2-4-DEN22(11:47) D.Brees pass short left to M.Karney to DEN 19 for 3 yards (D.Williams).
3-1-DEN19(11:24) R.Bush left tackle to DEN 16 for 3 yards (B.Bailey; N.Webster).
1-10-DEN16(10:49) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to L.Moore to DEN 10 for 6 yards (D.Bly).
2-4-DEN10(10:09) (Shotgun) P.Thomas left end for 10 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
TWO-POINT CONVERSION ATTEMPT. D.Brees pass to R.Bush is incomplete. ATTEMPT FAILS.
NO 32   DEN 34,   Plays: 15   Yards: 76   Possession: 7:20.
 
New Orleans Saints at 10:00
M.Gramatica kicks 69 yards from NO 30 to DEN 1. A.Hall to DEN 23 for 22 yards (M.Mitchell, P.Thomas).
Denver Broncos at 09:54
1-10-DEN23(9:54) E.Royal right end pushed ob at DEN 29 for 6 yards (R.Harper).
PENALTY on NO-R.Harper, Unnecessary Roughness, 15 yards, enforced at DEN 29.
1-10-DEN44(9:34) J.Cutler pass short left to E.Royal to DEN 42 for -2 yards (T.Porter).
2-12-DEN42(8:56) J.Cutler pass deep left to B.Marshall to NO 30 for 28 yards (T.Porter). Penalty on NO-J.David, Defensive Pass Interference, declined.
1-10-NO30(8:29) J.Cutler pass short right to T.Scheffler pushed ob at NO 21 for 9 yards (K.Kaesviharn).
2-1-NO21(7:58) J.Cutler pass incomplete short left to D.Graham (S.Shanle).
3-1-NO21(7:53) PENALTY on DEN-P.Hillis, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NO 21 - No Play.
3-6-NO26(7:53) J.Cutler pass short left to B.Stokley to NO 19 for 7 yards (T.Porter, S.Shanle).
1-10-NO19(7:16) (Shotgun) A.Hall left guard to NO 19 for no gain (J.Vilma; W.Smith).
2-10-NO19(6:30) J.Cutler pass short left to T.Scheffler pushed ob at NO 8 for 11 yards (R.Harper).
1-8-NO8(5:48) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass incomplete short right to C.Russell.
2-8-NO8(5:44) (Shotgun) J.Cutler pass short right to T.Scheffler to NO 5 for 3 yards (S.Shanle). FUMBLES (S.Shanle), RECOVERED by NO-J.David at NO 4. J.David to NO 21 for 17 yards (C.Wiegmann). Denver challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was Upheld. (Timeout #3 at 05:33.)
New Orleans Saints at 05:33
1-10-NO21(5:33) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to J.Shockey (N.Webster).
2-10-NO21(5:28) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey to NO 29 for 8 yards (D.Williams, M.Manuel).
3-2-NO29(4:52) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to D.Henderson to DEN 48 for 23 yards (K.Paymah, B.Bailey). DEN-B.Bailey was injured during the play.
1-10-DEN48(4:19) D.Brees pass short left to L.Moore to DEN 33 for 15 yards (J.Winborn).
1-10-DEN33(3:35) R.Bush right tackle to DEN 26 for 7 yards (M.Manuel). DEN-M.McCree was injured during the play.
2-3-DEN26(3:04) R.Bush up the middle to DEN 24 for 2 yards (D.Robertson).
3-1-DEN24(2:19) P.Thomas right guard to DEN 25 for -1 yards (D.Williams).
4-2-DEN25(2:00) M.Gramatica 43 yard field goal is No Good, Wide Right, Center-K.Houser, Holder-S.Weatherford.
Denver Broncos at 01:55
1-10-DEN33(1:55) S.Young left guard to DEN 35 for 2 yards (C.Grant).
2-8-DEN35(1:50) S.Young up the middle to DEN 41 for 6 yards (T.Porter, J.Savage).
3-2-DEN41(1:06) M.Pittman right tackle to DEN 37 for -4 yards (R.Harper).
4-6-DEN37(:22) B.Kern punts 56 yards to NO 7, Center-M.Leach. R.Bush to NO 20 for 13 yards (N.Koutouvides).
New Orleans Saints at 00:08
1-10-NO20(:08) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete deep left to D.Henderson.
2-10-NO20(:00) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to R.Bush to NO 24 for 4 yards. Lateral to L.Moore to NO 22 for -2 yards (J.Moss).