2016 New Orleans-NOS 28, 2016 Detroit 21

1st

2nd

3rd

4th

OT

Total

2016 New Orleans-NOS

0

14

7

7

0

28

2016 Detroit

7

14

0

0

0

21

Scoring Plays
Qtr Clock Team Scoring Description(Extra Point) Score
1 3:54 2016 Detroit W.Tye 7 yd. pass from P.Rivers (C.Parkey kick) 7-0 DET
2 10:12 2016 New Orleans-NOS J.Edelman 4 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 7-7 DET
2 7:48 2016 Detroit J.Hunter 59 yd. pass from P.Rivers (C.Parkey kick) 14-7 DET
2 2:06 2016 New Orleans-NOS S.Shepard 9 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 14-14 DET
2 0:08 2016 Detroit T.Benjamin 3 yd. pass from P.Rivers (C.Parkey kick) 21-14 DET
3 7:48 2016 New Orleans-NOS J.Edelman 3 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 21-21 DET
4 9:54 2016 New Orleans-NOS J.Reed 12 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 28-21 NOS

Team Statistics

2016 New Orleans-NOS 2016 Detroit
First Downs by Rush-Pass-Pen-Total 9-20-0-29 5-14-0-19
Third Down Efficiency 8-10-80% 12-16-75%
Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0-0% 0-0-0%
Red Zone Efficiency (pts-poss-pct) 28-28-100% 14-14-100%
Total Offense-Plays-Avg Yards Per Play 382-64-6.0 345-61-5.7
Total Net Yards Rushing 138 97
Total Rushes 27 23
Average Per Rush 5.1 4.2
Passes Completed/Attempted 29/36 (80.6%) 21/38 (55.3%)
Net Yards Passing 244 248
Avg Yards Per Pass 6.8 6.5
Sacked/Yards Lost 1/0 0/0
Punts/Average 2/22.0 3/38.0
Punts Received/Return Yardage 0/0 1/9
Kickoffs/Returns 1/11 1/15
Interceptions/Returns 1/0 0/0
Penalties/Yards 0/0 0/0
Total Fumbles/Fumbles Lost 0/0 1/0
Time of Possession 33 mins 26 secs 26 mins 34 secs
Average Drive Start NOS 24 DET 26

Passing Stats

Att Comp Yds Comp % Yds/Att TD TD % INT INT % Long Sack Rating
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Alex Smith 36 29 244 80.6 6.8 4 11.1 0 0 16 1/0 131.9
2016 Detroit
Philip Rivers 38 21 248 55.3 6.5 3 7.9 1 2.6 59 0/0 90.7

Rushing Stats

No Yds Avg Long TD 2 Pt Conv Fumbles/Lost
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Terrance West 15 83 5.5 22 0 0 0/0
Kenneth Dixon 9 56 6.2 14 0 0 0/0
Alex Smith 2 -1 -0.5 0 0 0 0/0
Mike Tolbert 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0/0
2016 Detroit
Alfred Blue 12 56 4.7 20 0 0 0/0
Todd Gurley 11 41 3.7 12 0 0 1/0

Receiving Stats

No Yds Avg Long TD 2 Pt Conv
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Julian Edelman 13 110 8.5 14 2 0
Jordan Reed 8 59 7.4 16 1 0
Sterling Shepard 4 43 10.8 14 1 0
Kendall Wright 2 17 8.5 10 0 0
James Starks 1 10 10.0 10 0 0
Trey Burton 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
2016 Detroit
Todd Gurley 7 78 11.1 33 0 0
Will Tye 4 25 6.3 8 1 0
Travis Benjamin 3 38 12.7 30 1 0
Jermaine Kearse 3 20 6.7 15 0 0
Tavon Austin 2 10 5.0 7 0 0
Justin Hunter 2 77 38.5 59 1 0

Field Goals

1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Totals % Made
2016 New Orleans-NOS
2016 Detroit

Punting

No Avg Net Tb Inside 20 Long Blocked
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Kevin Huber 2 22.0 17.5 0 1 24 0
2016 Detroit
Jon Ryan 3 38.0 24.7 2 1 50 0

Kickoff Returns

No Yds Avg Long TD
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Marc Mariani 1 11 11.0 11 0
2016 Detroit
Corey Grant 1 15 15.0 15 0

Punt Returns

Ret FC Yds Avg Long TD
2016 New Orleans-NOS
2016 Detroit
Travis Benjamin 1 0 9 9.0 9 0

Individual Defense

Tackles Sacks Fum Rec
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Demario Davis 11 0 0
Tony McDaniel 6 0 0
Damien Wilson 5 0 0
Malcolm Jenkins 5 0 0
Artie Burns 4 0 0
Vontae Davis 3 0 0
A.J. Klein 3 0 0
Haloti Ngata 2 0 0
William Gholston 1 0 0
Clayton Geathers 1 0 0
2016 Detroit
Eli Apple 7 0 0
Avery Williamson 7 0 0
Kurt Coleman 6 0 0
Markus Golden 6 0 0
Bobby McCain 5 0 0
Jatavis Brown 5 0 0
Michael Johnson 4 0 0
Mychal Kendricks 4 0 0
Troy Hill 3 0 0
Ken Crawley 2 0 0
Deon Simon 2 1 0
Mitch Unrein 1 0 0
Philip Rivers 0 0 1

Interceptions

No Yds Avg Long TD
2016 New Orleans-NOS
Damien Wilson 1 0 0.0 0 0
2016 Detroit

Game Story

Julian Edelman led the way to victory as the visiting team from New Orleans-NOS bested Detroit by the score of 28 to 21. Edelman gathered in 13 passes for 110 receiving yards scoring 2 times. Terrance West rushed the ball 15 times for 83 yards. New Orleans-NOS was great on third down, converting on 8 of 10 opportunities. They had the advantage in time of possession, having the ball for 33:26. Detroit led at halftime 21 to 14. The game was tied after three quarters, 21 to 21. Philip Rivers threw 38 times for 248 yards and 3 touchdowns for Detroit, in a losing effort.