The New Orleans Saints couldn't pull it off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 27 to 23, on December 2, 2007.

2007 New Orleans Saints

Final

NO

Saints

5-7-0

23

1

3

7

2

10

7

3

7

7

4

7

2

Total

27

23

1st quarter

TB

NO

Buccaneers

Matt Bryant 27-yard field goal

3

0

Saints

Terrance Copper 4-yard pass from Drew Brees (Olindo Mare kick)

3

7

2nd quarter

TB

NO

Buccaneers

Anthony Becht 1-yard pass from Luke McCown (Matt Bryant kick)

10

7

Buccaneers

Matt Bryant 31-yard field goal

13

7

Saints

Devery Henderson 45-yard pass from Drew Brees (Olindo Mare kick)

13

14

3rd quarter

TB

NO

Buccaneers

Earnest Graham 25-yard run (Matt Bryant kick)

20

14

Saints

Mike McKenzie 53-yard interception return (Olindo Mare kick)

20

21

4th quarter

TB

NO

Saints

Safety by Will Smith

20

23

Buccaneers

Jerramy Stevens 4-yard pass from Luke McCown (Matt Bryant kick)

27

23

Buccaneers

Saints

1st Downs

24

13

Passing 1st Downs

16

8

Rushing 1st Downs

7

5

1st downs from penalties

1

0

3rd down efficiency

5 - 13

5 - 11

4th down efficiency

1 - 1

0 - 0

Total Plays

66

47

Total Yards

466

246

Yards per play

7.1

5.2

Passing

294

162

Comp - Att

29 - 37

17 - 23

Yards per pass

7.4

6.2

Interceptions thrown

1

0

Sacks - Yards lost

3 - 19

3 - 17

Rushing

172

84

Rushing Attempts

26

21

Yards per rush

6.6

4.0

Penalties

7

6

Turnovers

1

1

Fumbles lost

0

1

Interceptions

1

0

Possession

34:46

25:14

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Luke McCown 29 37 313 8.5 2 1 3 108.7
Team 29 37 294 8.5 2 1 3 108.7

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Earnest Graham 22 106 4.8 1
Luke McCown 2 34 17.0 0
Michael Clayton 1 20 20.0 0
Michael Bennett 1 12 12.0 0
Team 26 172 6.6 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Joey Galloway 7 159 22.7 0 9
B.J. Askew 3 41 13.7 0 3
Earnest Graham 7 37 5.3 0 8
Ike Hilliard 4 29 7.3 0 6
Michael Bennett 1 12 12.0 0 2
Alex Smith 1 11 11.0 0 1
Maurice Stovall 1 9 9.0 0 1
Jerramy Stevens 2 8 4.0 1 2
Michael Pittman 2 6 3.0 0 2
Anthony Becht 1 1 1.0 1 1
Team 29 313 8.5 2 35

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Jovan Haye 0 0 1
Team 0 0 1

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Jermaine Phillips 9 9 0.0 0 0 0
Derrick Brooks 9 8 0.0 0 0 0
Gaines Adams 4 4 1.0 2 0 2
Ronde Barber 4 4 1.0 1 0 1
Cato June 6 4 0.0 0 0 0
Phillip Buchanon 3 3 0.0 0 0 0
Will Allen 2 2 0.0 0 0 0
Jovan Haye 2 2 1.0 0 0 0
Brian Kelly 2 2 0.0 1 0 0
Ryan Nece 2 2 0.0 0 0 0
Kevin Carter 3 1 0.0 0 0 0
Sammy Davis 1 1 0.0 1 0 0
Chris Hovan 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Tanard Jackson 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Barrett Ruud 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Ryan Sims 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Maurice Stovall 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Stylez G. White 0 0 0.0 0 0 1
Team 52 47 3.0 5 0 4

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Matt Bryant 2 3 3 9
Team 2 3 3 9

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Josh Bidwell 2 70 35.0
Team 2 70 35.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Michael Clayton 4 89 22.3 0
Team 4 89 22.3 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Ike Hilliard 2 13 6.5 0
Joey Galloway 1 2 2.0 0
Phillip Buchanon 1 -6 -6.0 0
Team 4 9 2.3 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Drew Brees 17 23 179 7.8 2 0 3 125.1
Team 17 23 162 7.8 2 0 3 125.1

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Reggie Bush 13 64 4.9 0
Aaron Stecker 7 16 2.3 0
Drew Brees 1 4 4.0 0
Team 21 84 4.0 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Devery Henderson 1 45 45.0 1 1
Marques Colston 2 39 19.5 0 2
Aaron Stecker 4 35 8.8 0 5
Lance Moore 2 18 9.0 0 2
Reggie Bush 3 13 4.3 0 7
Eric Johnson 2 12 6.0 0 3
Mike Karney 1 7 7.0 0 1
Billy Miller 1 6 6.0 0 1
Terrance Copper 1 4 4.0 1 1
Team 17 179 7.8 2 23

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Reggie Bush 2 1 1
Drew Brees 1 0 0
Jamar Nesbit 0 0 1
Team 3 1 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Josh Bullocks 12 10 0.0 0 0 0
Kevin Kaesviharn 8 8 0.0 0 0 0
Charles Grant 6 6 0.0 0 0 1
Roman Harper 6 6 0.0 0 0 0
Scott Fujita 5 5 0.0 1 0 0
Scott Shanle 10 5 0.0 0 0 0
Mark Simoneau 6 5 1.0 1 0 0
Mike McKenzie 3 3 0.0 0 1 0
Jason Craft 2 2 0.0 0 1 0
Troy Evans 2 2 0.0 0 0 0
Will Smith 5 2 1.0 1 0 1
Usama Young 2 2 0.0 0 0 0
Drew Brees 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Jason David 1 1 0.0 0 1 0
Kevin Houser 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Marvin Mitchell 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Brian Simmons 2 1 0.0 0 0 0
Hollis Thomas 3 1 0.0 0 0 0
Renaldo Wynn 1 1 1.0 1 0 2
Brian Young 1 1 0.0 0 0 0
Team 78 64 3.0 4 3 4

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Olindo Mare 0 0 3 3
Team 0 0 3 3

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Steve Weatherford 6 257 42.8
Team 6 257 42.8

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Lance Moore 5 83 16.6 0
David Patten 2 20 10.0 0
Team 7 103 14.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Team 0 0 0

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Team Leaders

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PASS

3,878

Carr

Derek Carr

RUSH

694

Kamara

Alvin Kamara

REC

1,123

Olave

Chris Olave

Team Rankings

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PPG

23.6

9th

OPP PPG

19.2

8th

RUSH YDS/G

102.5

21st

PASS YDS/G

248.5

13th

2023 Division Standings

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TEAM W L T PCT
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
Falcons Falcons
7 10 0 .412
Panthers Panthers
2 15 0 .118

Last Game

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NO Saints

9-8-0

48

Final

17

ATL Falcons

7-10-0

Sun 7 Jan 2024

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NFL 2023 Betting

NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529