2017 New Orleans-NOS 24, 2017 Southern California 17

1st

2nd

3rd

4th

OT

Total

2017 New Orleans-NOS

3

7

7

7

0

24

2017 Southern California

7

10

0

0

0

17

Scoring Plays
Qtr Clock Team Scoring Description(Extra Point) Score
1 10:12 2017 New Orleans-NOS S.Gostkowski 30 yd. field goal 3-0 NOS
1 3:00 2017 Southern California S.Diggs 35 yd. pass from T.Siemian (W.Lutz kick) 7-3 SCS
2 12:00 2017 New Orleans-NOS T.Burton 9 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 10-7 NOS
2 3:00 2017 Southern California W.Lutz 38 yd. field goal 10-10 SCS
2 0:37 2017 Southern California K.Drake 1 yd. run (W.Lutz kick) 17-10 SCS
3 2:24 2017 New Orleans-NOS J.Reed 11 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 17-17 SCS
4 8:42 2017 New Orleans-NOS S.Shepard 57 yd. pass from A.Smith (S.Gostkowski kick) 24-17 NOS
Other Highlights
Qtr Clock Team Event Player Yards
1 3:36 2017 New Orleans-NOS QBSack Trey Flowers -13
1 3:18 2017 Southern California Return Brandon Tate 42
2 7:48 2017 New Orleans-NOS Intercept Demario Davis 12
2 6:54 2017 New Orleans-NOS Fumble Mike Tolbert
2 2:06 2017 New Orleans-NOS Fumble Wayne Gallman
3 9:54 2017 Southern California Missed Field Goal Wil Lutz 46
4 12:18 2017 Southern California Intercept Desmond King 10
4 9:00 2017 Southern California Missed Field Goal Wil Lutz 53

Team Statistics

2017 New Orleans-NOS 2017 Southern California
First Downs by Rush-Pass-Pen-Total 7-15-0-22 7-13-0-20
Third Down Efficiency 6-10-60% 6-17-35%
Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0-0% 3-5-60%
Red Zone Efficiency (pts-poss-pct) 17-21-81% 7-7-100%
Total Offense-Plays-Avg Yards Per Play 379-60-6.3 307-72-4.3
Total Net Yards Rushing 115 102
Total Rushes 25 31
Average Per Rush 4.6 3.3
Passes Completed/Attempted 21/34 (61.8%) 20/41 (48.8%)
Net Yards Passing 264 205
Avg Yards Per Pass 8.1 5.0
Sacked/Yards Lost 1/13 0/0
Punts/Average 3/43.3 3/48.0
Punts Received/Return Yardage 1/12 3/51
Kickoffs/Returns 0/0 2/36
Interceptions/Returns 1/12 1/10
Penalties/Yards 0/0 0/0
Total Fumbles/Fumbles Lost 2/2 0/0
Time of Possession 26 mins 45 secs 33 mins 15 secs
Average Drive Start NOS 29 SCS 34

Passing Stats

Att Comp Yds Comp % Yds/Att TD TD % INT INT % Long Sack Rating
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Alex Smith 34 21 277 61.8 8.1 3 8.8 1 2.9 57 1/13 104.7
2017 Southern California
Trevor Siemian 41 20 205 48.8 5.0 1 2.4 1 2.4 35 0/0 61.5

Rushing Stats

No Yds Avg Long TD 2 Pt Conv Fumbles/Lost
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Wayne Gallman 10 48 4.8 12 0 0 1/1
Mike Tolbert 8 37 4.6 8 0 0 1/1
Danny Woodhead 4 11 2.8 5 0 0 0/0
Alex Smith 3 19 6.3 15 0 0 0/0
2017 Southern California
Kenyan Drake 16 20 1.3 10 1 0 0/0
LeGarrette Blount 14 73 5.2 22 0 0 0/0
Trevor Siemian 1 9 9.0 9 0 0 0/0

Receiving Stats

No Yds Avg Long TD 2 Pt Conv
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Jaron Brown 7 90 12.9 28 0 0
Sterling Shepard 7 102 14.6 57 1 0
Trey Burton 4 50 12.5 27 1 0
Danny Woodhead 2 24 12.0 12 0 0
Jordan Reed 1 11 11.0 11 1 0
2017 Southern California
Stefon Diggs 7 87 12.4 35 1 0
Kenyan Drake 4 34 8.5 10 0 0
Jeremy Maclin 4 37 9.3 12 0 0
Jason Witten 2 10 5.0 9 0 0
Eric Decker 2 26 13.0 13 0 0
Tavarres King 1 11 11.0 11 0 0

Field Goals

1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Totals % Made
2017 New Orleans-NOS
S. Gostkowski 0/0 0/0 1/1 0/0 0/0 1/1 100
2017 Southern California
Wil Lutz 0/0 0/0 1/1 0/1 0/1 1/3 33.3

Punting

No Avg Net Tb Inside 20 Long Blocked
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Kevin Huber 3 43.3 26.3 0 1 49 0
2017 Southern California
Bryan Anger 3 48.0 44.0 0 1 50 0

Kickoff Returns

No Yds Avg Long TD
2017 New Orleans-NOS
2017 Southern California
Bashaud Breeland 2 36 18.0 23 0

Punt Returns

Ret FC Yds Avg Long TD
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Ryan Switzer 1 1 12 12.0 12 0
2017 Southern California
Brandon Tate 3 0 51 17.0 42 0

Individual Defense

Tackles Sacks Fum Rec
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Demario Davis 7 0 0
Artie Burns 7 0 0
William Gholston 7 0 0
Damien Wilson 6 0 0
Vincent Rey 6 0 0
Malcolm Jenkins 6 0 0
Timmy Jernigan 2 0 0
Kenny Moore 2 0 0
Dalvin Tomlinson 2 0 0
Marcus A. Williams 2 0 0
Margus Hunt 1 0 0
Rashard Robinson 1 0 0
2017 Southern California
Tre Boston 9 0 0
Korey Toomer 6 0 1
Desmond King 5 0 0
Lorenzo Alexander 4 0 1
Bashaud Breeland 4 0 0
Chris McCain 3 0 0
Kyle Williams 3 0 0
Trey Flowers 3 1 0
Adrian Amos 3 0 0
Grady Jarrett 2 0 0
D.J. Swearinger 1 0 0

Interceptions

No Yds Avg Long TD
2017 New Orleans-NOS
Demario Davis 1 12 12.0 12 0
2017 Southern California
Desmond King 1 10 10.0 10 0

Game Story

In a back-and-forth game the visiting team from New Orleans-NOS bested Southern California by the score of 24 to 17. Alex Smith passed 34 times for 277 yards and 3 touchdowns. New Orleans-NOS was great on third down, converting on 6 of 10 opportunities. They won the air battle out-passing Southern California 277 to 205 yards. The biggest play of the game was a touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard that went for 57 yards with 8:42 left in the 4th quarter. Southern California took the lead into the locker room at the half 17 to 10. The game was tied after three quarters, 17 to 17. Despite the loss, Southern California controlled the ball for 33:15.