New Orleans Falls 41-36 to Seahawks - Recap
|New Orleans Falls 41-36 to Seahawks - Recap|
Matt Hasselbeck passed for 4 TDs and 272 yards in leading the Seahawks past New Orleans on Saturday at Qwest Field.
Seattle was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 45.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Marshawn Lynch rushed for 131 yards, while Justin Forsett added 20 yards in the win. Brandon Stokley and Mike Williams added 73 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
Julius Jones rushed for 59 yards for New Orleans, while Reggie Bush added 12 yards. Drew Brees threw for 404 yards for the Saints, while receivers Devery Henderson and Marques Colston had 77 and 66 yards respectively.
Seattle was outgained by New Orleans 474-415 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 32-19 by the Saints.
The time of possession battle favored New Orleans as their offense was on the field for 32:01, longer than the 27:59 of their opponents.