Conference Semifinals, 2040

played in Washington, DC

32 degrees, fair, 9 mph wind

New Orleans Saints61477-34
Washington Skins7337-20

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:11 NOS - Howard Cardoza 6 run (Tito Montgomery extra point failed)
1Q: 04:13 WAS - Dexter Williams 2 run (Richie Reed extra point)
2Q: 11:55 NOS - Jamie Zellerkraut 4 run (Tito Montgomery extra point)
2Q: 06:32 WAS - Richie Reed 31 field goal
2Q: 04:20 NOS - Elijah Holyfield 45 run (Tito Montgomery extra point)
3Q: 11:57 NOS - Phillip Buchanan 4 pass from Sam Darnold (Tito Montgomery extra point)
3Q: 03:51 WAS - Richie Reed 47 field goal
4Q: 10:15 NOS - Maurice Mueller 23 pass from Sam Darnold (Tito Montgomery extra point)
4Q: 06:58 WAS - Amos Bombard 6 pass from Shaun Glenn (Richie Reed extra point)

Team StatisticsNOSWAS
Record14-413-4
First Downs2320
- by Rushing73
- by Passing1613
- by Penalty04
Total Net Yards433327
- Offensive Plays6274
- Yards per Play6.984.42
Net Rushing Yards17060
- Rushing Attempts3025
- Yards per Rush5.672.40
Net Passing Yards263267
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt30 - 20 - 145 - 22 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards268291
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/54/24
- Yards per Pass Play8.225.45
Fumbles/Lost0/01/1
3rd Down Conversions7/139/20
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down6.96.5
4th Down Conversions0/02/3
Penalties/Yards8/586/42
Punt Returns/Yards1/33/33
Kick Returns/Yards3/783/89
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits34
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/02/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 26
Time of Possession29:5830:02

Drive Charts

New Orleans Saints
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:004:56OWN 25975Touchdown
14:053:04OWN 25521Punt
214:232:34OWN 45755Touchdown
26:252:26OWN 40460Touchdown
22:491:00OWN 4041Punt
20:380:38OWN 31333Missed FG
313:111:20OPP 737Touchdown
310:184:30OWN 7936Interception
33:443:22OWN 19529Punt
412:362:32OWN 14786Touchdown
46:502:24OWN 2538Punt
40:510:37OWN 2132Punt
Washington Skins
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
110:045:59OWN 251175Touchdown
11:011:38OWN 1045Punt
211:495:24OWN 251261Field Goal
23:591:10OWN 2237Punt
21:491:11OWN 2233Punt
315:001:49OWN 83-1Fumble
311:511:33OWN 4634Punt
35:482:04OWN 41529Field Goal
30:222:46OWN 5636Punt
410:043:14OWN 311169Touchdown
44:263:35OWN 321247Downs
40:140:14OWN 462-5Game

Game MVP: Brian Burns, New Orleans Saints

Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Elijah Holyfield14956.794531
RB Howard Cardoza8486.002211
RB Jamie Zellerkraut6122.00601
QB Sam Darnold2157.50800
WashingtonAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Dexter Williams13141.08601
QB Shaun Glenn11433.91900
RB Zack Hawkins133.00300

Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Sam Darnold30202682/52301103.2
WashingtonAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Shaun Glenn45222914/24141077.1

Receiving Statistics

New OrleansCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Phillip Buchanan7128512.1414271
WR Maurice Mueller588717.4048301
TE Ben Givgore345217.333230
WR Branden Hacker23189.000150
RB Jamie Zellerkraut111212.000120
WR Marlon Gonzalez1133.00030
WR Julian Chance111111.000110
WashingtonCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Angel Donovan8179111.3825170
WR Everett D'Elisa474010.005180
TE Amos Bombard34268.672121
TE Albert Shepherd354414.6712210
WR Tre'Quan Smith233417.0010240
TE Cam Serigne144141.008410
WR Dustin Kimberly151515.000150

Interception Statistics

New OrleansIntsYardsAvgTD
WashingtonIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Bob Ramirez100.000

Fumble Statistics

New OrleansFumbRecovForceTD
S Collin Jensen0110
WashingtonFumbRecovForceTD
QB Shaun Glenn1000

Punting Statistics

New OrleansPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Adrian Harper522745.438.8563
WashingtonPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brad Stargell520641.240.6452

Kicking Statistics

New OrleansFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Tito Montgomery0/10/10/104/5
WashingtonFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Richie Reed2/21/10/0472/2

Punt Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Rex McAllister133.00
WashingtonRetYardsAvgTD
Clay Dawson33311.00

Kick Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Rex McAllister25829.00
Julian Chance12020.00
WashingtonRetYardsAvgTD
Clay Dawson38929.70

Defensive Statistics

New OrleansTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Abraham Fletcher800.02447
CB Norbert Tierney800.02547
OLB Brian Burns502.02449
ILB Walter Diana510.02140
S Siran Neal410.01541
DE J.C. Kaplan301.02235
S Andy Greer310.01641
S Chester Borders300.01639
DE Eli Cox230.52240
ILB Trent Collins210.0108
OLB Kylie Fitts200.01540
S Collin Jensen100.51115
OLB Eugene Clark120.01732
DT Josue Wong110.0616
WR Maurice Mueller10---------
DT Arnold Olsson100.086
WashingtonTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Bob Ramirez610.01926
DT Arnie Keefer412.02221
ILB Lukas Whaley430.01516
OLB Kevin Hopkins400.02322
ILB Chester Schulz300.01316
ILB Les Prescott300.01615
S Gino Gomez300.01215
OLB J.B. Lander200.02025
DE Tucker Kneiling200.01113
S Floyd Schwartz200.01925
CB Xavier Crawford200.02323
DT Eric Getsy200.01214
CB Clay Dawson200.079
DE Frederick Willis140.01416
CB Salvador Polko110.0116
OLB Jack Scotti110.011
S Amani Hooker110.02624
S Branden Madison110.099
S Herb Micalles100.01517
DT Trenton Nicholson100.097
DT Peyton Kirk100.01413
OLB Damon McIntyre010.0118

Pass Rush Statistics

New OrleansSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Brian Burns2.011049
DE J.C. Kaplan1.000035
DE Eli Cox0.512240
S Collin Jensen0.500015
OLB Kylie Fitts0.011040
DT Hunter Dimick0.002024
CB Norbert Tierney0.001047
WashingtonSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Arnie Keefer2.000021
ILB Les Prescott0.010015
DT Eric Getsy0.001014
DE Cory Brodbelt0.001011

Pass Defense Statistics

New OrleansCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Abraham Fletcher51047
CB Norbert Tierney50047
S Chester Borders30039
OLB Brian Burns22049
S Siran Neal21041
OLB Kylie Fitts20040
S Andy Greer12041
ILB Walter Diana11040
CB Chester Prichard1002
WashingtonCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Xavier Crawford32023
CB Bob Ramirez31126
S Floyd Schwartz20025
ILB Lukas Whaley20016
S Gino Gomez20015
S Herb Micalles11017
ILB Les Prescott11015
CB Salvador Polko1006
DE Tucker Kneiling10013
OLB Jack Scotti1001
OLB Kevin Hopkins10022
S Amani Hooker10024
CB Clay Dawson1009
ILB Chester Schulz01016

Blocking Statistics

New OrleansKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Brett Berrino47030132
C Kenneth Fulcher36030032
T Deion Roberts16030032
T Kaleb McGary15030032
G Ryan Baker14030032
RB Elijah Holyfield00015116
WashingtonKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Conner McGovern16025049
T Toby Ricker12025149
G Cesar Brackett04025149
T Courtney Pinckney02025149
T Freddie Tucker01015119
G Dean Stark01010030

Special Teams Tackles

New OrleansTacklesSTPlays
Terry Coons212
Liam Wilson122
Trevon Wesco122
Howard Cardoza122
Kenneth Fulcher16
WashingtonTacklesSTPlays
Amos Bombard123
Branden Madison116
Gino Gomez110
Conner McGovern17

Participation

New OrleansRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Brian Burns------2449275
CB Norbert Tierney------2547274
S Abraham Fletcher------2447273
OLB Eugene Clark------17322372
WR Branden Hacker2831------1170
C Kenneth Fulcher3032------668
G Ryan Baker3032------668
OLB Kylie Fitts------15401267
T Deion Roberts3032------567
DE Eli Cox------2240264
ILB Walter Diana------2140263
G Brett Berrino3032---------62
QB Sam Darnold3032---------62
T Kaleb McGary3032---------62
S Andy Greer------1641259
S Siran Neal------1541258
TE Phillip Buchanan2731---------58
DE J.C. Kaplan------2235---57
S Chester Borders------1639156
WR Julian Chance2321------549
WR Liam Wilson119------2242
DT Hunter Dimick------1124641
RB Howard Cardoza83------2233
RB Elijah Holyfield1516---------31
WR Maurice Mueller1615---------31
RB Jamie Zellerkraut711------1230
S Collin Jensen------1115127
DT Josue Wong------616123
TE Trevon Wesco00------2222
TE Ben Givgore516---------21
CB Gerald Cassidy------88521
ILB Trent Collins------108---18
CB Rex McAllister------001616
S Tanner Schwartz------001616
DT Arnold Olsson------86---14
CB Bernie Dunlap------49114
T Tyler Lake00------1212
G Terry Coons00------1212
CB Chester Prichard------02911
FB Shaun Tyler72---------9
WR Marlon Gonzalez35---------8
K Tito Montgomery00------77
C Alejandro Fletcher00------66
P Adrian Harper00------66
DE Aaron Hicks------0055
QB Camden Frederick00---------0
WashingtonRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
WR Angel Donovan2445------1887
G Cesar Brackett2549------781
T Toby Ricker2549------781
G Conner McGovern2549------781
QB Shaun Glenn2549------276
WR Everett D'Elisa2043------1174
T Courtney Pinckney2549---------74
OLB J.B. Lander------20252267
CB Bob Ramirez------19261762
TE Cam Serigne1527------1355
S Herb Micalles------15172254
S Amani Hooker------2624151
WR Dustin Kimberly1733---------50
CB Xavier Crawford------2323147
TE Amos Bombard716------2346
OLB Kevin Hopkins------2322146
S Floyd Schwartz------1925---44
DT Arnie Keefer------2221144
RB Zack Hawkins820------1341
G Dean Stark1030---------40
S Gino Gomez------12151037
T Freddie Tucker1519---------34
RB Dexter Williams1618---------34
S Branden Madison------991634
DE Frederick Willis------1416131
ILB Lukas Whaley------1516---31
ILB Les Prescott------1615---31
ILB Chester Schulz------1316130
DE Tucker Kneiling------1113529
DT Peyton Kirk------1413---27
DT Eric Getsy------1214127
CB Clay Dawson------791127
WR Tre'Quan Smith1015---------25
RB Stan Goike02------2325
TE Albert Shepherd717---------24
DE Cory Brodbelt------811---19
OLB Damon McIntyre------118---19
CB Salvador Polko------116---17
DT Trenton Nicholson------97---16
OLB Jack Scotti------111113
WR Donnie Hitchcock19---------10
K Richie Reed00------77
C Dean Boyer00------77
P Brad Stargell00------55
QB Sergio Zachery00---------0
C Mack Voorhees00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left5316.2
Middle19653.4
Right67412.3
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left1-4-4.0
Middle20572.9
Right471.8
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Sam Darnold30204006201
WashingtonAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Shaun Glenn45223337720

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen53438.6
Short (0-8 Yds)64213.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)171218110.6
Long (19+ Yds)212311.5
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen0000.0
Short (0-8 Yds)179945.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)17101257.4
Long (19+ Yds)113726.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Phillip Buchanan127085131
WR Maurice Mueller85087215
TE Ben Givgore43052116
WR Branden Hacker32018031
RB Jamie Zellerkraut11012011
WR Marlon Gonzalez110305
WR Julian Chance11011021
WashingtonTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Angel Donovan178191045
WR Everett D'Elisa74040043
WR Dustin Kimberly51015033
TE Albert Shepherd53144117
TE Amos Bombard43126016
TE Cam Serigne41041127
WR Tre'Quan Smith32034115

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB Sam Darnold177.007.50
RB Jamie Zellerkraut144.002.00
RB Elijah Holyfield177.006.79
RB Howard Cardoza166.006.00
WashingtonAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Dexter Williams571.401.08
QB Shaun Glenn1-1-1.003.91

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Sam Darnold2142.008.93
WashingtonAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Shaun Glenn53275.406.47

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Phillip Buchanan2142.007.08
WashingtonTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Amos Bombard22189.006.50
WR Angel Donovan2194.505.35
WR Everett D'Elisa1000.005.71

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New OrleansRushesConversions
RB Jamie Zellerkraut41
RB Elijah Holyfield11
WashingtonRushesConversions
QB Shaun Glenn10
RB Dexter Williams11

Third Down Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompConversions
Sam Darnold855
WashingtonAttCompConversions
Shaun Glenn16108

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargCatchConversions
TE Phillip Buchanan422
RB Jamie Zellerkraut111
WR Branden Hacker111
WR Maurice Mueller100
WR Julian Chance111
WashingtonTargCatchConversions
WR Angel Donovan632
WR Everett D'Elisa311
TE Amos Bombard222
TE Cam Serigne211
TE Albert Shepherd221
WR Tre'Quan Smith111

SectionAttendance
Stadium71,000 (71,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,200 (19,200)
End Zone13,800 (13,800)
Mezzanine8,000 (8,000)
Sideline Seats12,200 (12,200)
Club Seats10,000 (10,000)
Luxury Boxes7,800 (7,800)