Detroit vs. New Orleans Play By Play

First Quarter
Detroit Lions at 15:00
J.Hanson kicks 66 yards from DET 30 to NO 4. R.Meachem to NO 46 for 42 yards (D.Bing).
New Orleans Saints at 14:54
1-10-NO46(14:54) D.Brees pass short left to D.Henderson to DET 40 for 14 yards (L.Delmas).
1-10-DET40(14:15) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass deep left to R.Bush pushed ob at DET 14 for 26 yards (L.Foote).
1-10-DET14(13:45) M.Bell right guard to DET 9 for 5 yards (G.Jackson, A.Henry).
2-5-DET9(13:00) R.Bush right guard to DET 9 for no gain (E.Sims).
3-5-DET9(12:17) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to M.Colston for 9 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Carney extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 0   NO 7,   Plays: 5   Yards: 54   Possession: 2:49.
 
New Orleans Saints at 12:11
T.Morstead kicks 76 yards from NO 30 to DET -6. A.Brown, Touchback.
Detroit Lions at 12:11
1-10-DET20(12:11) Kv.Smith left guard to DET 21 for 1 yard (R.Harper, S.Fujita).
2-9-DET21(11:39) M.Stafford pass short left to B.Johnson to DET 25 for 4 yards (T.Porter).
3-5-DET25(10:57) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short left to Kv.Smith (J.Vilma).
4-5-DET25(10:51) Nick.Harris punts 28 yards to NO 47, Center-D.Muhlbach, out of bounds.
New Orleans Saints at 10:43
1-10-NO47(10:43) M.Bell right guard to DET 46 for 7 yards (E.Sims).
2-3-DET46(10:06) D.Brees pass short middle to M.Colston to DET 39 for 7 yards (L.Delmas). Penalty on DET-D.White, Defensive Offside, declined.
1-10-DET39(9:42) D.Brees pass deep left to R.Meachem for 39 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Carney extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 0   NO 14,   Plays: 3   Yards: 53   Possession: 1:09.
 
New Orleans Saints at 09:34
T.Morstead kicks 70 yards from NO 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Detroit Lions at 09:34
1-10-DET20(9:34) M.Stafford pass short right to C.Johnson to DET 41 for 21 yards (J.Vilma, R.Harper).
1-10-DET41(9:00) Kv.Smith right guard to DET 45 for 4 yards (R.Harper, S.Fujita).
2-6-DET45(8:25) M.Stafford pass short right to C.Johnson to 50 for 5 yards (J.Greer).
3-1-50 (7:50) J.Felton right guard to NO 46 for 4 yards (W.Smith).
1-10-NO46(7:15) M.Stafford pass short left to Kv.Smith to NO 34 for 12 yards (S.Fujita, S.Shanle).
1-10-NO34(6:36) M.Stafford pass incomplete deep middle to C.Johnson.
2-10-NO34(6:30) A.Brown left end pushed ob at NO 25 for 9 yards (T.Porter).
3-1-NO25(5:57) Kv.Smith right end to NO 29 for -4 yards (S.Shanle).
4-5-NO29(5:18) J.Hanson 47 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-Nick.Harris.
DET 3   NO 14,   Plays: 9   Yards: 51   Possession: 4:22.
 
Detroit Lions at 05:12
J.Hanson kicks 70 yards from DET 30 to NO 0. R.Meachem to NO 19 for 19 yards (J.Dizon).
New Orleans Saints at 05:05
1-10-NO19(5:05) R.Bush right guard to NO 20 for 1 yard (L.Foote).
2-9-NO20(4:35) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to M.Colston (L.Foote).
3-9-NO20(4:30) (Shotgun)
PENALTY on NO-J.Stinchcomb, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NO 20 - No Play.
3-14-NO15(4:30) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to D.Henderson to NO 26 for 11 yards (E.King).
4-3-NO26(3:49) T.Morstead punts 54 yards to DET 20, Center-J.Kyle. D.Northcutt pushed ob at DET 32 for 12 yards (M.Mitchell).
Detroit Lions at 03:38
1-10-DET32(3:38) Kv.Smith right end pushed ob at DET 33 for 1 yard (S.Shanle).
2-9-DET33(3:10) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to W.Heller (J.Greer).
3-9-DET33(3:05) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to C.Johnson.
4-9-DET33(3:01) Nick.Harris punts 55 yards to NO 12, Center-D.Muhlbach. R.Bush to NO 12 for no gain (Y.Figurs).
New Orleans Saints at 02:48
1-10-NO12(2:48) M.Bell left tackle to NO 17 for 5 yards (C.Avril).
2-5-NO17(2:10) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey to NO 19 for 2 yards (E.Sims).
3-3-NO19(1:31) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to M.Colston (E.King).
4-3-NO19(1:25) T.Morstead punts 42 yards to DET 39, Center-J.Kyle. D.Northcutt pushed ob at NO 18 for 43 yards (B.Ortega).
PENALTY on NO-J.Kyle, Ineligible Downfield Kick, 5 yards, enforced at NO 18.
Detroit Lions at 01:11
1-10-NO13(1:11) M.Stafford pass short middle to Kv.Smith to NO 10 for 3 yards (S.Fujita).
2-7-NO10(:40) Kv.Smith left guard to NO 11 for -1 yards (R.Harper).
Second Quarter
Detroit Lions continued...
3-8-NO11(15:00) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short left to Kv.Smith to NO 4 for 7 yards (S.Shanle) [B.McCray].
4-1-NO4(14:11) Kv.Smith left end for 4 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Hanson extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-Nick.Harris.
DET 10   NO 14,   Plays: 4   Yards: 13   Possession: 2:05.
 
Detroit Lions at 14:06
J.Hanson kicks 70 yards from DET 30 to NO 0. R.Meachem to NO 19 for 19 yards (E.King).
New Orleans Saints at 14:01
1-10-NO19(14:01) D.Brees pass short left to H.Evans to NO 27 for 8 yards (E.King).
2-2-NO27(13:22) M.Bell left tackle to NO 28 for 1 yard (L.Foote, A.Fluellen).
3-1-NO28(12:40) M.Bell right guard to NO 32 for 4 yards (L.Foote).
1-10-NO32(12:00) PENALTY on DET, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at NO 32 - No Play. Referee did not indicate player who committed infraction.
1-5-NO37(11:39) M.Bell right guard to NO 41 for 4 yards (E.Sims, A.Fluellen).
2-1-NO41(11:14) M.Bell right guard to NO 42 for 1 yard (A.Fluellen).
1-10-NO42(10:38) D.Brees pass deep middle intended for D.Henderson INTERCEPTED by A.Henry [G.Jackson] at DET -2. A.Henry to DET 24 for 26 yards (D.Henderson).
Detroit Lions at 10:23
1-10-DET24(10:23) Kv.Smith left guard to DET 30 for 6 yards (R.Harper).
2-4-DET30(9:48) M.Stafford pass incomplete deep left to C.Johnson [W.Smith].
3-4-DET30(9:42) Kv.Smith right end to DET 30 for no gain (J.Vilma).
4-4-DET30(9:03) Nick.Harris punts 46 yards to NO 24, Center-D.Muhlbach. R.Bush to NO 35 for 11 yards (D.Muhlbach). FUMBLES (D.Muhlbach), and recovers at NO 35. R.Bush to NO 35 for no gain (D.Levy).
New Orleans Saints at 08:49
1-10-NO35(8:49) M.Bell right tackle to NO 48 for 13 yards (A.Henry). NO-J.Bushrod was injured during the play. His return is Questionable.
1-10-NO48(8:17) D.Brees pass incomplete short left to M.Colston (L.Delmas).
2-10-NO48(8:13) M.Bell right guard to DET 43 for 9 yards (L.Delmas). NO-M.Bell was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
3-1-DET43(7:36) D.Brees pass short right to D.Henderson pushed ob at DET 29 for 14 yards (K.Pearson).
1-10-DET29(7:03) M.Bell right guard to DET 27 for 2 yards (K.Pearson, D.White).
2-8-DET27(6:31) M.Bell right guard to DET 23 for 4 yards (A.Henry).
3-4-DET23(5:48) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey to DET 10 for 13 yards (M.Manuel).
1-10-DET10(5:06) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to DET 3 for 7 yards (W.James).
2-3-DET3(4:25) M.Bell left guard to DET 1 for 2 yards (L.Delmas).
3-1-DET1(3:49) D.Brees pass short right to J.Shockey for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN. PENALTY on DET-L.Delmas, Unsportsmanlike Conduct, 15 yards, enforced between downs.
J.Carney extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 10   NO 21,   Plays: 10   Yards: 65   Possession: 5:04.
 
New Orleans Saints at 03:45
T.Morstead kicks 55 yards from NO 45 to end zone, Touchback. Unsportsmanlike Conduct penalty on DET#26 after touchdown was enforced on kickoff.
Detroit Lions at 03:45
1-10-DET20(3:45) M.Stafford pass short left to B.Johnson to DET 28 for 8 yards (T.Porter).
2-2-DET28(3:13) Kv.Smith left end pushed ob at DET 31 for 3 yards (J.Vilma).
1-10-DET31(2:43) M.Stafford sacked at DET 24 for -7 yards (J.Vilma).
2-17-DET24(2:36) M.Stafford pass incomplete deep left to W.Heller [W.Smith].
3-17-DET24(2:32) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete deep right to C.Johnson (R.Gay).
4-17-DET24(2:28) Nick.Harris punts 36 yards to NO 40, Center-D.Muhlbach, fair catch by R.Bush. The line of scrimmage will change with the change of possession.
New Orleans Saints at 02:21
1-10-NO41(2:21) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass deep right to L.Moore to DET 39 for 20 yards (E.King).
1-10-DET39(2:00) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Bush to DET 33 for 6 yards (A.Henry).
2-4-DET33(1:39) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass deep middle to L.Moore to DET 15 for 18 yards (M.Manuel).
1-10-DET15(1:17) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short middle to J.Shockey for 15 yards, TOUCHDOWN [D.White]. The Replay Assistant challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was Upheld.
J.Carney extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 10   NO 28,   Plays: 4   Yards: 59   Possession: 1:11.
 
New Orleans Saints at 01:10
T.Morstead kicks 63 yards from NO 30 to DET 7. A.Brown to DET 36 for 29 yards (L.Torrence). NO-L.Torrence was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
T.Morstead kicks 63 yards from NO 30 to DET 7. A.Brown to DET 36 for 29 yards (L.Torrence).
Detroit Lions at 01:03
1-10-DET36(1:03) M.Stafford pass incomplete to C.Johnson.
2-10-DET36(:59) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short right to Kv.Smith pushed ob at DET 41 for 5 yards (S.Shanle).
3-5-DET41(:54) M.Stafford pass incomplete short left to B.Johnson (S.Ellis).
4-5-DET42(:50) Nick.Harris punts 42 yards to NO 16, Center-D.Muhlbach. R.Bush MUFFS catch, RECOVERED by DET-D.Bing at NO 15. D.Bing to NO 15 for no gain (C.Reis).
1-10-NO15(:39) PENALTY on DET-J.Backus, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NO 15 - No Play.
1-15-NO20(:39) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass deep right INTERCEPTED by D.Sharper at NO 4. D.Sharper to DET 45 for 51 yards (S.Peterman).
PENALTY on DET, Unsportsmanlike Conduct, 15 yards, enforced at DET 45.
New Orleans Saints at 00:27
1-10-DET30(:27) D.Brees pass incomplete deep middle to D.Henderson (M.Manuel).
2-10-DET30(:21) D.Brees pass incomplete deep left to L.Moore (L.Delmas).
PENALTY on DET-L.Cohen, Roughing the Passer, 15 yards, enforced at DET 30 - No Play.
1-10-DET15(:15) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short middle to R.Bush (W.James).
2-10-DET15(:11) (Shotgun) R.Bush up the middle to DET 16 for -1 yards (J.Hunter).
3-11-DET16(:07) J.Carney 34 yard field goal is BLOCKED (D.White), Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
Detroit Lions at 00:01
1-10-DET16(:01) M.Stafford kneels to DET 15 for -1 yards.
Third Quarter
New Orleans Saints at 15:00
T.Morstead kicks 71 yards from NO 30 to DET -1. A.Brown to DET 29 for 30 yards (P.Prioleau).
Detroit Lions at 14:51
1-10-DET29(14:51) Kv.Smith left tackle to DET 33 for 4 yards (T.Porter).
2-6-DET33(14:16) M.Stafford pass incomplete short left to C.Johnson. NO-T.Porter was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
3-6-DET33(14:11) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short left to C.Johnson pushed ob at NO 3 for 64 yards (P.Prioleau).
1-3-NO3(13:35) Kv.Smith right guard to NO 2 for 1 yard (C.Grant).
2-2-NO2(12:56) J.Felton right guard to NO 2 for no gain (S.Fujita, W.Smith).
3-2-NO2(12:14) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to C.Johnson.
PENALTY on NO-D.Sharper, Personal Foul, 1 yard, enforced at NO 2.
1-1-NO1(12:11) Kv.Smith right guard to NO 1 for no gain (S.Fujita).
PENALTY on NO-C.Grant, Personal Foul, 0 yards, enforced at NO 1 - No Play.
1-1-NO1(11:50) M.Stafford up the middle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Hanson extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-Nick.Harris.
DET 17   NO 28,   Plays: 8   Yards: 71   Possession: 3:13.
 
Detroit Lions at 11:47
J.Hanson kicks 62 yards from DET 30 to NO 8. R.Meachem to NO 16 for 8 yards (W.James).
New Orleans Saints at 11:42
1-10-NO16(11:42) D.Brees pass short left to H.Evans to NO 27 for 11 yards (L.Foote, E.Sims).
1-10-NO27(11:00) M.Bell right tackle to NO 28 for 1 yard (S.Hill).
2-9-NO28(10:25) D.Brees pass short left to R.Bush to NO 36 for 8 yards (W.James). Detroit challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was Upheld. (Timeout #1.)
3-1-NO36(9:48) M.Bell left tackle to DET 42 for 22 yards (L.Delmas).
1-10-DET42(9:06) D.Brees pass short right to D.Henderson to DET 36 for 6 yards (A.Henry).
2-4-DET36(8:24) M.Bell left guard to DET 28 for 8 yards (M.Manuel, S.Hill).
1-10-DET28(7:43) M.Bell left guard to DET 27 for 1 yard (A.Fluellen).
2-9-DET27(7:07) (Shotgun)
PENALTY on NO-J.Goodwin, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at DET 27 - No Play.
2-14-DET32(6:51) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to R.Meachem pushed ob at DET 20 for 12 yards (A.Henry).
3-2-DET20(6:20) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to D.Henderson.
4-2-DET20(6:15) J.Carney 39 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 17   NO 31,   Plays: 10   Yards: 64   Possession: 5:36.
 
New Orleans Saints at 06:11
T.Morstead kicks 69 yards from NO 30 to DET 1. A.Brown to NO 12 for 87 yards (M.Jenkins).
Detroit Lions at 05:55
1-10-NO12(5:55) Kv.Smith right guard to NO 12 for no gain (S.Fujita, T.Hargrove).
2-10-NO12(5:16) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short left to C.Fitzsimmons to NO 1 for 11 yards (R.Harper, T.Porter).
1-1-NO1(4:31) Kv.Smith right guard to NO 1 for no gain (S.Ellis, W.Smith).
2-1-NO1(3:54) PENALTY on DET-D.Loper, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NO 1 - No Play.
2-6-NO6(3:37) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to C.Johnson.
3-6-NO6(3:30) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to B.Johnson.
4-6-NO6(3:26) J.Hanson 24 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-Nick.Harris.
DET 20   NO 31,   Plays: 6   Yards: 6   Possession: 2:49.
 
Detroit Lions at 03:22
J.Hanson kicks 69 yards from DET 30 to NO 1. R.Meachem to NO 42 for 41 yards (D.Levy).
New Orleans Saints at 03:11
1-10-NO42(3:11) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to D.Henderson for 58 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Carney extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 20   NO 38,   Plays: 1   Yards: 58   Possession: 0:19.
 
New Orleans Saints at 03:03
T.Morstead kicks 70 yards from NO 30 to DET 0. A.Brown to DET 16 for 16 yards (L.Torrence).
Detroit Lions at 02:57
1-10-DET16(2:57) M.Stafford pass short left to B.Johnson to DET 35 for 19 yards (T.Porter).
1-10-DET35(2:19) M.Stafford pass short left to B.Johnson ran ob at DET 46 for 11 yards. New Orleans challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was REVERSED. M.Stafford pass incomplete short left to B.Johnson.
2-10-DET35(1:55) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to B.Johnson (J.Greer).
3-10-DET35(1:52) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short right intended for Y.Figurs INTERCEPTED by S.Shanle at DET 43. S.Shanle to DET 30 for 13 yards (Kv.Smith).
New Orleans Saints at 01:43
1-10-DET30(1:43) M.Bell left tackle to DET 32 for -2 yards (L.Cohen). FUMBLES (L.Cohen), touched at DET 32, RECOVERED by DET-L.Delmas at DET 35. L.Delmas for 65 yards, TOUCHDOWN. DET-E.King was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
Detroit Lions at 01:29
J.Hanson extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-Nick.Harris.
DET 27   NO 38
 
Detroit Lions at 01:29
J.Hanson kicks 67 yards from DET 30 to NO 3. R.Meachem pushed ob at NO 22 for 19 yards (A.Henry). DET-Y.Figurs was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
New Orleans Saints at 01:29
1-10-NO22(1:29) D.Brees pass short middle to R.Bush to NO 30 for 8 yards (A.Henry).
2-2-NO30(:42) R.Bush right guard to NO 31 for 1 yard (J.Hunter).
Fourth Quarter
New Orleans Saints continued...
3-1-NO31(15:00) M.Bell right guard to NO 40 for 9 yards (L.Delmas).
1-10-NO40(14:26) D.Brees pass short right to M.Colston to DET 46 for 14 yards (J.Peterson, A.Henry).
1-10-DET46(13:44) M.Bell right guard to DET 40 for 6 yards (M.Manuel).
2-4-DET40(13:08) M.Bell right guard to DET 31 for 9 yards (M.Manuel).
1-10-DET31(12:28) M.Bell left guard to DET 31 for no gain (L.Foote).
2-10-DET31(11:49) R.Bush right end to DET 30 for 1 yard (A.Henry).
3-9-DET30(11:06) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short left to D.Thomas to DET 15 for 15 yards (J.Dizon).
1-10-DET15(10:20) M.Bell left end pushed ob at DET 11 for 4 yards (M.Manuel).
PENALTY on DET-E.Sims, Personal Foul, 5 yards, enforced at DET 11.
1-6-DET6(9:54) D.Brees pass short left to H.Evans to DET 3 for 3 yards (L.Foote, J.Peterson).
2-3-DET3(9:12) H.Evans right guard to DET 1 for 2 yards (C.Avril).
PENALTY on NO-C.Nicks, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at DET 3 - No Play.
2-13-DET13(8:44) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass incomplete short right to L.Moore (A.Henry).
3-13-DET13(8:38) (Shotgun) D.Brees pass short right to H.Evans for 13 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Carney extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Kyle, Holder-M.Brunell.
DET 27   NO 45,   Plays: 13   Yards: 78   Possession: 8:00.
 
New Orleans Saints at 08:29
T.Morstead kicks 71 yards from NO 30 to DET -1. A.Brown to DET 17 for 18 yards (J.Charleston).
Detroit Lions at 08:24
1-10-DET17(8:24) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short right to Kv.Smith to DET 26 for 9 yards (K.Clancy).
2-1-DET26(7:50) (Shotgun) Kv.Smith right guard to DET 27 for 1 yard (T.Hargrove).
1-10-DET27(7:14) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short right to Kv.Smith (S.Fujita).
2-10-DET27(7:09) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete short left (J.Vilma) [J.Vilma].
3-10-DET27(7:05) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short left to Kv.Smith to DET 36 for 9 yards (R.Gay).
4-1-DET36(6:18) (Pass formation) M.Stafford pass short right to B.Johnson pushed ob at 50 for 14 yards (T.Porter).
1-10-50 (5:54) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short right to Kv.Smith to NO 43 for 7 yards (J.Greer).
2-3-NO43(5:23) (No Huddle, Shotgun) M.Stafford pass incomplete deep right to C.Johnson.
3-3-NO43(5:18) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass short right to Y.Figurs to NO 36 for 7 yards (D.Sharper). Penalty on NO-D.Sharper, Defensive Holding, declined.
1-10-NO36(5:02) (Shotgun) M.Stafford pass deep right intended for C.Johnson INTERCEPTED by D.Sharper at NO 13. D.Sharper to NO 41 for 28 yards (D.Loper).
PENALTY on DET-D.Raiola, Personal Foul, 15 yards, enforced at NO 41.
New Orleans Saints at 04:48
1-10-DET44(4:48) M.Bell right guard to DET 43 for 1 yard (L.Foote).
2-9-DET43(4:11) M.Bell left tackle to DET 28 for 15 yards (A.Henry).
1-10-DET28(3:30) M.Bell left tackle to DET 23 for 5 yards (J.Hunter).
2-5-DET23(2:46) M.Bell left guard to DET 14 for 9 yards (L.Foote).
1-10-DET14(2:03) R.Bush left end to DET 4 for 10 yards (A.Henry).
1-4-DET4(1:55) R.Bush right end for 4 yards, TOUCHDOWN NULLIFIED by Penalty. PENALTY on NO-D.Thomas, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at DET 4 - No Play.
1-14-DET14(1:50) R.Bush right end to DET 12 for 2 yards (J.Dizon, J.Hunter).
2-12-DET12(1:03) M.Bell right tackle to DET 14 for -2 yards (L.Cohen).
3-14-DET14(:21) M.Bell left end to DET 14 for no gain (M.Manuel, J.Dizon).
                      
 

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