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New Orleans Saints NFC South
Matchup Preview • NO vs. TB
Season Overview
New Orleans Saints Tampa Bay Buccaneers
12-2-0 (1) Season Record (NFL Rank) 5-9-0 (27)
1 Division Rank 4
1 Conference Rank 14
Wild Card Rank 10
5-1-0 Home Record 4-3-0
7-1-0 Away Record 1-6-0
4-1-0 Division Record 2-3-0
9-2-0 Conference Record 4-6-0
459 Points For 344
292 Points Against 403
Won 2 Streak Lost 2
Team Stats • Offense
385.9 Total yds/game 416.6
258.5 Total passing yds/game 318.9
127.4 Total rushing yds/game 97.7
54 Total TD 43
31 Total Passing TD 31
22 Total Rushing TD 10
0 Total Return TD 0
1 Total Other TD 2
Team Stats • Defense
341.6 Opp Total yds/game 386.6
262.5 Opp passing yds/game 258.5
79.1 Opp rushing yds/game 128.1
45 Sacks 36
12 Interceptions 8
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 243.4
Age Average 26.3
Oldest Drew Brees (39)
Youngest Marcus Williams (22)
Rookies 6
30 years old + 8
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 21
Free agency 28
Waivers 2
Trades 3
EXPERIENCE
Quarterbacks 316 games / 293 starts
RB, FB, WR, and TE 662 games / 329 starts
Offensive Linemen 536 games / 475 starts
Defensive Backs 524 games / 259 starts
Defensive Linemen 378 games / 260 starts
Linebackers 396 games / 264 starts
Punters and Kickers 202 games / 0 starts
Team Totals 3044 games / 1880 starts
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 241.1
Age Average 26.0
Oldest Ryan Fitzpatrick (36)
Youngest Ronald Jones II (21)
Rookies 8
30 years old + 8
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 20
Free agency 29
Waivers 3
Trades 1
EXPERIENCE
Quarterbacks 195 games / 178 starts
RB, FB, WR, and TE 629 games / 308 starts
Offensive Linemen 347 games / 265 starts
Defensive Backs 401 games / 216 starts
Defensive Linemen 624 games / 357 starts
Linebackers 297 games / 125 starts
Punters and Kickers 170 games / 0 starts
Team Totals 2821 games / 1449 starts
Injuries
Bromley, Jay Biceps injury injured reserve
Bryant, Dez Achilles tendon injured reserve
Dural, Travin Broken arm injured reserve
Ginn Jr., Ted Knee injury injured reserve
Hoomanawanui, Michael Neck injury injured reserve
Jefferson, Rickey Torn ACL injured reserve
Lasco, Daniel Spine injury physically unable to perform
LeRibeus, Josh Ankle injury injured reserve
Meredith, Cameron Knee injury injured reserve
Ola, Michael Ankle injury injured reserve
Robinson, Patrick Ankle injury injured reserve
Injuries
Alexander, Kwon Torn ACL injured reserve
Bailey, Sergio Ankle injury injured reserve
Beckwith, Kendell Ankle injury reserve/non-football injury
Cichy, Jack Torn ACL injured reserve
Conte, Chris Knee injury injured reserve
Fleming, Maurice Undisclosed injured reserve
Hargreaves, Vernon Shoulder injury injured reserve
Howard, O.J. Foot injury injured reserve
Minter, Kevin Calf injury injured reserve
Smith, Evan Hip injury injured reserve
Tu'ikolovatu, Stevie Triceps injury injured reserve
Unrein, Mitch Concussion injured reserve
Wilson, Shaun Left shoulder injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Passing
Att Drew Brees 450
Cmp Drew Brees 337
Yds Drew Brees 3666
Lg Drew Brees 72
TD Drew Brees 31
Int Drew Brees 5
Sck Drew Brees 15
Rat Drew Brees 116.769
Rushing
Rush Alvin Kamara 187
Yds Alvin Kamara 860
Lg Alvin Kamara 49
TD Alvin Kamara 12
Receiving
Rec Michael Thomas 109
Yds Michael Thomas 1267
Lg Michael Thomas 72
TD Michael Thomas 8
Defense
Solo Demario Davis 103
Ast Demario Davis 33
Sck Cameron Jordan 12
SckYds Cameron Jordan 67
Int Marshon Lattimore 2
IntYds Marcus Williams 100
IntTD P.J. Williams 1
FR Marshon Lattimore 3
Team Leaders
Passing
Att Jameis Winston 295
Cmp Jameis Winston 188
Yds Ryan Fitzpatrick 2366
Lg Ryan Fitzpatrick 75
TD Ryan Fitzpatrick 17
Int Jameis Winston 13
Sck Jameis Winston 23
Rat Ryan Fitzpatrick 100.423
Rushing
Rush Peyton Barber 202
Yds Peyton Barber 762
Lg Peyton Barber 28
TD Peyton Barber 5
Receiving
Rec Mike Evans 74
Yds Mike Evans 1328
Lg O.J. Howard 75
TD Cameron Brate 6
Defense
Solo Lavonte David 105
Ast Lavonte David 21
Sck Jason Pierre-Paul 11.5
SckYds Jason Pierre-Paul 81
Int Andrew Adams 3
IntYds Javien Elliott 50
FR Jameis Winston 2
TD Mike Evans 1
Who's Hot?
Alvin Kamara (RB) 103 total yds, 1 TD in last 1 gp
Who's Not?
Mark Ingram II (RB) 5.25 yds per run, 0 TD in last 1 gp
Tre'Quan Smith (WR) 7.5 yds per catch, 0 TD in last 1 gp
Michael Thomas (WR) 7 yds per catch, 0 TD in last 1 gp
Who's Hot?
Lavonte David (LB) 2 sck in last 1 gp
Mike Evans (WR) 207 yds, 0 TD in last 2 gp
Who's Not?
Adam Humphries (WR) 5.75 yds per catch, 0 TD in last 1 gp
Jameis Winston (QB) 13/25, 157 yds, 1 Int in last 1 gp